After Hours Event | 11/29 | Anytime Fitness

Megan Saponaro of Anytime Fitness invites all GPBC Members to an After Hours Open House on Thursday Nov 29th at 7:00 pm at Anytime Fitness at 5050 William Penn Highway, Monroeville PA 15146

Upcoming Event Dates

  • New Member Orientation | December 4th, 1:00 pm at the Juniper Grill in Murrysville.
  • Happy Hour | December 13th, 6:30 pm at Dad’s Pub & Grub in Monroeville.
  • GPBC Annual Holiday Dinner | January 12th, 7:00 pm at the Westmoreland Country Club in Export.
  • NO GPBC MEETINGS ON THESE DATES | Wednesday, December 26th and January 2nd, 2019.

Toys for Pittsburgh Tikes

Toys for Pittsburgh Tikes

The end of the year is coming fast! Ahead lie our main toy drive and collections season, Breakfast with Santa, and our member collections along Route 22 during the holiday season.

Route 22 Collection Dates Announced

This year volunteers from the Greater Pittsburgh Business Connection will be on hand to collect cash and toy donations along Route 22 on the following two weekends.  Collection hours on all days:  11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

  • November 24th and 25th
  • December 1st and 2nd

Come donate NEW, unwrapped toys.  Donate Cash.  Live Radio Broadcast from 96.9 BOB FM on scene, thanks to GPBC member Steel City Media.  Santa will be on hand too!  Visit the Toys for Pittsburgh Tikes website today!

2018 Toys for Pittsburgh Tikes golf Outing

2018 Golf Outing

Held 9-25-18, the Golf Outing was a Great Success!

Visit Our Golf Outing Pictures Page!

We are proud and excited to announce that we raised yet another record amount of funds this year to go
towards Toys For Pittsburgh Tikes. After all expenses were paid, we cleared over $14,000 from this year’s
event to go towards gifts for kids in need this holiday season.

132 Golfers and nearly a dozen sponsors helped benefit Toys for Pittsburgh Tikes, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh (UPMC), Beverly’s Birthdays, and Big Brothers & Big Sisters, as well as for the charitable efforts of The Pittsburgh Police.


You can Still Donate, visit Toys for Pittsburgh Tikes and use the Donate Button.



GPBC Members are Recognized in Trib Total Media’s 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards

We congratulate those members who have been recognized in this year’s 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards from Trib Total Media. Visit our News Page to learn more!

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fan Favorites

Check the Post-Gazette website on June 29 to view a complete list of 2018 winners and see if your favorites made the cut!  Several GPBC members were up for awards, including Jaden’s Catering, which won First Place for Catering Pittsburgh East!

About Our Organization

For Over 20 years the Greater Pittsburgh Business Connection (GPBC) has been a dedicated group of business professionals committed to expanding their business through professional networking. GPBC is run and governed by members for members.

Our goal is to support each other by furnishing appropriate business referrals.Each member represents a single business classification and is responsible for our growth through the providing of business referrals and through the introduction of new business into our group. Our members will at all times maintain the highest degree of professional standards and courtesy.

We are Recruiting New Members!

GPBC, a professional networking organization with over 50 Pittsburgh and Monroeville area members, is now recruiting additional membership categories.

  • Jewelry Store
  • Locksmith Service
  • Appliance Store
  • Self-Storage Facility
  • Junk Removal & Hauling Company

TO BE A GUEST one of our meetings, please contact Members at LargeLisa Ives, Ives Eye Care Center or Steve Mackowick, SJM Power

Don’t miss this opportunity to join our weekly morning group, speak and present information about your business to over 50 area businesses, and enjoy the fellowship and support of an active, growing networking organization.  You can learn more  on our Member Resources page.  Interested?  Contact Greater Pittsburgh Business Connection today.

You can help too.  Donate Today!  Online donations are now accepted all year round.  You don’t have to wait for Christmas to help Toys for Pittsburgh Tikes this year!


Why Join GPBC?

GPBC is comprised of self motivated business owners and/or representatives who become a very active part of your sales force!
Members use their business to help provide valuable leads which turn into business for you!

Imagine the potential! This is the out of the box thinking you need. Quality leads coming from sources outside of your competition’s reach. Members meet once a week where you are able to present your business to all members on a regular basis.

No conflicts of interest are allowed. Once you’re a member, you reserve that business classification. Meaning once you’ve joined, your competition can’t.

GPBC is an ethical organization. Ethics and standards are maintained by all members according to our by-laws.

Get great business leads and make some great professional friends in the process. Business has just become easier with the Greater Pittsburgh Business Connection!

Our Business Partners

Our business partners and networking group members take pride in helping each other to achieve success and longevity in their businesses. Our members constantly try to do things that will better the overall nature of the group. Our weekly breakfast meetings provide a time for members to interact, learn, and expand their businesses.