Greater Grantsville Business Association


Join Us in Promoting Grantsville

You are invited to join our business organization! Our purpose is to promote the Grantsville area and to help its businesses grow through a variety of networking events, meetings and educational workshops. We meet on the last Wednesday of every month at 8:00 a.m. at Penn Alps. Join us to see what we’re about!

Our membership levels are as follows:
$40 First Time Member Monthly membership meetings

$75 Standard Member Monthly membership meetings, website listing (visitgrantsville. com), map listing, workshops , summits and educational components $5 per attendee (grants and scholarships not applicable)

$125 Deluxe Member Monthly membership meetings, upgraded website listing (, map listing, first access to sign up for special events and promotions, access to $500 business grant, access to continuing education scholarship, free workshop and summit attendance for business owners and staff

We hope you consider joining us and attend our monthly breakfast meetings that are held at Penn Alps Restaurant on the last Wednesday of every month at 8:00 am.

Please enclose a check made payable to the Greater Grantsville Business Association and mail this form and payment to GGBA, P O Box 790, Grantsville, MD 21536. You can also use the form below and submit payment online.

GGBA Board Members

Have a question? Need assistance? Contact one of our board members!

Allen Shapiro

GGBA President

157 Main Street
Grantsville, MD 21535

Cell: 301-697-2656

Blake Walker

GGBA Vice President

Vice President & Director of Commercial at First United Bank & Trust

19 S. 2nd Street
Oakland, MD 21550

Office: 301-533-2335
Cell: 301-338-1482

Brandy M. Wertz

GGBA Secretary

Lead CSR – Branch Lender at Somerset Trust Company

Grantsville Branch
3245 Chestnut Ridge Road,
Grantsville, MD 21536

Office: 814-485-6238

Cheryl L. Bender

GGBA Treasurer

Byco Enterprises, Inc.
Office Administrator

Office: 301-245-4322
Fax: 301-245-4364

Robin Jones

Town Administrator
Town of Grantsville

P.O. Box 296, 171 Hill Street
Grantsville, MD 21536


Tracy Fratz

Manager of Penn Alps Restaurant and Craft Shop

125 Casselman Road
Grantsville, MD 21536


Leah Gregg

Vice President & Director of Deposit Services at First United Bank & Trust


Membership Form

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Business Address*
Contact Name*
Optional donation to be contributed to the GGBA Scholarship Fund.