The Umbilo Business Forum (UBF) is a voluntary membership and non-profit organization that was established in 2010. Since that time, the Umbilo Business Forum has been the voice of the local business community.
Through a number of public and private partnerships the Umbilo Business Forum has been extremely active in ensuring that the UBF precinct (Umbilo, Glenwood, Berea) is developed and maintained so as to be conducive to attracting investment to the area thereby improving business performance, with a focus on effective service delivery, safety and security.
With various programs and initiatives the Umbilo Business Forum continues to move the UBF precinct needs and agenda forward in every facet of the community: workforce, growth, public policy and business.
To be recognized as an inclusive home for all formal businesses within the UBF Precinct.
Advance UBF precinct’s economy, assist in improving the area’s quality of life and enhance our members’ success.
Provide business support. Influence public opinion. Provide strategic marketing. Promote and increase member participation and networking.
To advance a successful business climate in a manner that impacts the creation of employment positively.
Diversity & Integrity. Leadership & Advocacy. Innovation & Relevance.