Welcome to the Spokane Independent Metro Business Alliance SIMBA is the independent business alliance of the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene Metropolitan region. We create an environment for local businesses to thrive through organizing, education, and advocacy. Find a Business Dining Shopping Services Community-Owned Business: How Citizens Are Filling Local Needs Through Shared Vision and Investment by Mariah McKay | October 10, 2017 | News | 0 Comments What Is a Community-Owned Business? Community-owned businesses (COBs) include a range of business types and structures that share the common feature of being financed and owned solely by local residents. Their formation often is sparked by major unmet needs locally... Read More National “Business Against Bigotry” Campaign Engages Small Businesses Locally by Mariah McKay | October 10, 2017 | News | 0 Comments Contact: Jeff Milchen, Co-director, American Independent Business Alliance, 406-582-1255, "firstname"@AMIBA.net Chelsea Eddy, Engagement Coordinator, 406-582-1255, "firstname"@AMIBA.net BOZEMAN, MT - The American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA) announces the... Read More Money Leaves Your Community, Amazon Smiles by Mariah McKay | May 17, 2017 | News | 1 Comment by Kristi Streiffert In our small mountain town of Durango, CO, the community search and rescue and the local outdoor gear shops share a life-saving, symbiotic relationship. The rescuers need outdoor gear to do their volunteer work, which the outdoor shops donate or... Read More Welcome to Our New Members Niche Coworking Marin Ace Wintergreen Northern Wear Success! First Name Last Name Email Subscribe Upcoming Events Independent Business? Join Us!