This section contains a listing of associations and other agencies of interest to the small business owner. Entires are listed alphabetically by organization name.

American Assoc. for Consumer Benefits
PO Box 100279
Fort Worth, Texas 76185
Phone: (800)872-8896
Free: (800)872-8896
Fax: (817)377-5633
William Kirkman, Contact

American Small Businesses Assoc.
1800 N. Kent St., Ste. 910
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Free: (800)235-3298
Vernon Castle, Exec. Dir.

American Society of Independent Business
c/o Keith Wood
777 Main St., Ste. 1600
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
Phone: (817)870-1880
Keith Wood, Pres.

American Woman's Economic Development Corporation
71 Vanderbilt Ave., 3rd Fl.
New York, New York 10169
Phone: (212)692-9100
Fax: (212)692-9296
Suzanne Tufts, Pres. & CEO

Assoc. of Small Business Development Centers
1300 Chain Bridge Rd, Ste. 201
Mc Lean, Virginia 22101-3967
Phone: (703)448-6124
Fax: (703)448-6125
Max Summers, Pres.

BEST Employers Assoc.
2515 McCabe Way
Irvine, California 92614
Phone: (714)756-1000
Fax: (714)553-1232
Donald R. Lawrenz, Exec. Sec.

Business Coalition for Fair Competition
8421 Frost Way
Annandale, Virginia 22003
Phone: (703)280-4622
Fax: (703)280-0942
Kenton Pattie, Contact

Business Market Assoc.
4131 N. Central Expy, Ste. 720
Dallas, Texas 75204
Phone: (214)559-3900
Fax: (214)559-4143
R. Mark King, Pres.

Coalition of Americans to Save the Economy
1100 Connecticut Ave. NW, Ste. 1200
Washington, DC 20036-4101
Phone: (202)293-1414
Fax: (202)293-1702
Barry Maloney, Treas.

Family Firm Institute
12 Harris St.
Brookline, Massachusetts 02146
Phone: (617)738-1591
Fax: (617)738-4883
Judy L. Green Ph.D., Exec. Dir.

International Assoc. of Business
701 Highlander Blvd.
Arlington, Texas 76015
Phone: (817)465-2922
Fax: (817)467-5940
Paula Rainey, Pres.

International Assoc. for Business Organizations
PO Box 30149
Baltimore, Maryland 21270
Phone: (410)581-1373
Rudolph Lewis, Exec. Officer

International Council for Small Business
c/o Jefferson Smurfit Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
St. Louis University
3674 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis, Missouri 63108
Phone: (314)977-3628
Fax: (314)977-3627
William I. Dennis Jr., Pres.

ISBE Employers of America
520 S. Pierce, Ste. 224
Mason City, Iowa 50401
Phone: (515)424-3187
Free: (800)728-3187
Fax: (515)424-1673
Jim Collison, Pres.

National Alliance for Fair Competition
3 Bethesda Metro Center, Ste. 1100
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
Phone: (410)235-7116
Fax: (410)235-7116
Tony Ponticelli, Exec. Dir.

National Assoc. for Business Organizations
PO Box 30149
Baltimore, Maryland 21270
Phone: (410)581-1373
Rudolph Lewis, Pres.

National Assoc. of Private Enterprise
PO Box 612147
Dallas, Texas 75261-2147
Free: (800)223-6273
Fax: (817)332-4525
Heidi Williams, Acct.Exec.

National Assoc. for the Self-Employed
PO Box 612067
Dallas, Texas 75261-2067
Fax: (800)551-4446
Bennie Thayer, Pres. & CEO

National Assoc. of Small Business Investment Companies
666 11th St. NW, No. 750
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202)628-5055
Fax: (202)628-5080
Lee W. Mercer, Pres.

National Business Assoc.
5151 Beft Line Rd., No. 1150
Dallas, Texas 75240-7545
Phone: (214)458-0900
Free: (800)456-0440
Fax: (214)960-9149
Robert G. Allen, Pres.

National Business Owners Assoc.
1033 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 402
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Phone: (202)737-6501
Fax: (703)838-0149
J. Drew Hiatt, Exec. VP

National Federation of Independent Business
53 Century Blvd., Ste. 300
Nashville, Tennessee 37214
Phone: (615)872-5800
Fax: (615)872-5899
Fred Holladay, VP & CFO

National Small Business Benefits Assoc.
2244 N. Grand Ave. E.
Springfield, Illinois 62702
Phone: (217)753-2558
Fax: (217)753-2558
Les Brewer, Exec. VP

National Small Business United
1155 15th St. NW, Ste. 710
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202)293-8830
Free: (800)345-6728
Fax: (202)872-8543
John Paul Galles, Pres.

Network of Small Businesses
5420 May field Rd., Ste. 205
Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124
Phone: (216)442-5600
Fax: (216)449-3227
Irwin Friedman, Chm.

The Score Assoc.
Service Corps of Retired Executives Assoc.
409 3rd St. SW, 4th Fl.
Washington, DC 20024
Phone: (202)205-6762
Free: (800)634-0245
Fax: (202)205-7636
W. Kenneth Yancey Jr., Exec. Dir.

Small Business Assistance Center
554 Main St.
PO Box 15014
Worcester, Massachusetts 01615-0014
Phone: (508)756-3513
Fax: (508)791-4709
Francis R. Carroll, Pres.

Small Business Foundation of America
1155 15th St.
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202)223-1103
Fax: (202)476-6534
Regina Tracy, Exec. Dir.

Small Business Legislative Council
1156 15th St. NW, Ste. 510
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202)639-8500
Fax: (202)296-5333
John Satagaj, Pres.

Small Business Network
PO Box 30149
Baltimore, Maryland 21270
Phone: (410)581-1373
Rudolph Lewis, CEO

Small Business Service Bureau
554 Main St.
PO Box 15014
Worcester, Massachusetts 01615-0014
Phone: (508)756-3513
Fax: (508)791-4709
Francis R. Carroll, Pres.

Small Business Support Center Assoc.
c/o James S. Ryan
8811 Westheimer Rd., No. 210
Houston, Texas 77063-3617
James S. Ryan, Admin.

Support Services Alliance
PO Box 130
Schoharie, New York 12157-0130
Phone: (518)295-7966
Free: (800)322-3920
Fax: (518)295-8556
Robert M. Marquardt, Pres.

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