The National Association of Business Owners & Entrepreneurs (NABOE) is a non-profit 501(c)6 organization providing support, networking opportunities and educational programs for principals of privately held companies.

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  • Paulette Gilmore Joins NABOE Board

    Paulette Gilmore, CEO, Creative Visions International joins NABOE Board May 17, 2013, Washington, DC The National Association of Business Owners & Entrepreneurs (NABOE) announced today that Paulette Gilmore, CEO Creative Visions International, has joined the board of directors. Creative Visions International, Inc. is a full...

  • GlobalCEO Presentation Series

    About the GlobalCEO Presentation Series: Years ago only the largest companies played on the Global level. Today, globalization impacts every company from the 1 person start up to the multi-million revenue firm. Everything is globalized and everyone is effected by this dramatic change. The GlobalCEO ...

  • Ready to Sell Your Company? Maximize your Exit Strategy.

    Your Exit Strategy begins Now! The most common failing of privately held businesses is not planning adequately for the exit strategy of the principals. We have created a three part series with contributions of some of the top experts in the region. Your Exit Strategy...

The team

The NABOE team is comprised of business men and women who support the efforts of the non-profit through donations, volunteer efforts and professional expertise. The Team also includes our business partners who are content and management experts. If you would like to become part of the team, consider attending one of our upcoming events and letting our staff know of your interest.


NABOE offers educational programs and connections to key resources for small to mid-sized businesses. Meet some of the key experts that provide critical expertise to the business community.


NABOE provides a rich networking environment targeting the principals of privately held companies.