ReevX Labs by Berkshire Bank Launches Small Business Hub in Springfield, MA
Providing Businesses and Community Non-Profits in Springfield with a Collaborative Space and Ease of Access to a Berkshire Bank Relationship
Springfield, MA – June 9, 2021 – ReevX Labs (Reevxlabs.com), an innovative and dynamic community hub powered by Berkshire Bank that supports emerging entrepreneurs, artists and non-profits, announced today the official launch of its new Springfield, MA community platform. ReevX Labs brings together a welcoming, inclusive space to make new connections, explore collaboration opportunities and access resources to help entrepreneurs, artists, small businesses and non-profit organizations succeed.
ReevX Labs in Springfield is a collaboration space, which provides opportunities for non-profit organizations, small businesses and entrepreneurs to access technical assistance, receive professional development, obtain financial education and/or financial wellness products/services, and take advantage of pop-up retail space to test their proof of concept. ReevX Springfield is strategically situated adjacent to Valley Venture Mentors (VVM), whose mission is to help entrepreneurs turn their ideas into thriving, scalable businesses. ReevX Labs and VVM will be the center of an evolving ecosystem that is coordinated and supportive of entrepreneurship as an economic driver, through strategic partnerships, financial resources, and education. The site will be staffed by a ReevX Community Coordinator.
“We are thrilled to open ReevX Labs in Springfield as we emerge from this pandemic to provide small businesses and entrepreneurs with the tools and resources they need to succeed during this challenging time," said Jim Hickson, Regional President, Pioneer Valley. “We look forward to collaborating with our non-profit partners in working with members of the Pioneer Valley community to help them build businesses, generate wealth and prosper.”
“Our ReevX experience is tested and has been an incredible benefit to businesses and entrepreneurs who take advantage of the unique services and spaces we provide.” Said Ronald Molina-Brantley, ReevX Team Leader and Relationship Manager. “We are particularly excited to be in Springfield as the community and entrepreneurial ecosystem welcomes new ideas that will enhance the overall economic vitality of the area.”
ReevX Labs operates two physical locations, in Roxbury and Springfield, MA and offers an online platform at reevxlabs.com where non-profit organizations, small businesses and entrepreneurs can access a variety of resources to improve their financial wellbeing.
About Berkshire Bank
Berkshire Bank is transforming what it means to bank its neighbors socially, humanly and digitally to empower the financial potential of people, families and businesses in its communities as it pursue its vision of being the leading socially responsible omni-channel community bank in the markets it serves.
Berkshire Bank provides business and consumer banking, mortgage, wealth management, investment, and insurance services. The Bank has approximately $12.8 billion in assets and operates 118 branch offices primarily in New England and New York, with an agreement to sell its eight Mid-Atlantic branches. Headquartered in Boston, Berkshire Hills Bancorp (NYSE: BHLB) is the parent of Berkshire Bank and is a member of the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index. To learn more, call 800-773-5601 or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.