What is the Michigan Business & Professional Association?

The Michigan Business and Professional Association boasts a statewide sphere of influence that no other organization of its kind can claim, leveraging a depth of programs and community initiatives that positively impact more than 150,000 businesses.

Founder, Edward Deeb is a veteran association leader and celebrated his 50th anniversary in the industry in 2012. The Association is active in both industry and community relations, and involved in numerous community programs and events.



Jennifer Kluge is currently the President and CEO of the Association.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Michigan Business and Professional Association is to provide exceptional member service, on-going education, advocacy and business solutions for small and medium sized businesses in Michigan.  We will strive to advance the needs of the small business community under a collective voice in those matters that relate to legislation and business activities that affect our members.

Membership Dues

$125 1 - 25 Employees
$225 26 - 100 Employees
$325 Corporate Membership - 100+ Employees
(Covers all businesses with multiple units, divisions, branches, etc.)


Your membership dues will remain the same each year.  Your membership dues also include a subscription to Corp! magazine.

The Michigan Business & Professional Association is a sister association to the Michigan Food & Beverage Association.