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From: David G.
Sent on: Sunday, July 1, 2012 7:58 AM

Hello everyone!!! Happy Sunday morning!!! :) July articles up, events up, and as you’ll see below; LOTS of summer networking/ business activity/ opportunities coming up!!! Looking forward to Breakfast Seminar, hope to see you @ The Palace, a Ciao’ Baby/ Commack Recap, Happy 5th Anniversary, We’re #1 @ FOUR, July Highlights & LOTS more!!! If you’re looking to ignite your business; use multiple tools, a mixture of web and warmth, make yourself easy to remember, most important – do a great job at whatever you do; then get out there and make things happen!!! Let’s get to it ...

Better Your Business/ FREE Breakfast Seminar… & FREE Business Breakfast Seminar
“Hosted by the North Coast Financial Group”
Wednesday July 11,[masked]AM
North Coast Financial Group
1225 Franklin Avenue – 4th Floor
Garden City, NY & is proud to be teaming up with event sponsors/ seminar participants Jeff Berkman - The Berkman Law Firm -  -[masked], Joann Dobrowolski - YPI Consultants, LLC -  O:[masked] C:[masked],  Omaida Fishman - Global Tax & Accounting Services -[masked], John Hassler - 2000 Computer Solutions -  -[masked] & Roger Kahn - Champion Office Suites - [masked] for a BIG TIME business breakfast seminar!!! Hosted by our friends at The North Coast Financial Group -  -[masked], featuring Business Coach Jack Signorelli - Soundview Business Solutions -  -[masked] you can expect a FREE Breakfast, excellent networking & LOTS of quality info to better your business!!! Hope to see you there!!! ;)

Back to Business @ The Palace… & FREE Networking Night
‘Teaming Up w/ Elephant’
Wednesday July 11,[masked]PM - 8PM
Carlyle at the Palace -
1600 Round Swamp Road
Plainview, NY & we’ll be teaming up with our friend's @ Elephant Networking -  -[masked] and event sponsors Lori Malley - Bethpage Federal Credit Union/ Melville -[masked], Michael W. Diaz, RFC® - Nationwide Credit Counseling LLC -  -[masked], Kim Goldstein, ESQ. - GATES & GOLDSTEIN, LLP. -  -[masked], Workers' Comp & Disability Attorney - Law Office of Daniel M. Morrin -  -[masked], Paul S. Feigenbaum, PhD - North Coast Financial Group - MetLife - (516)[masked], Charles Razenson - Unique Impressions -  -[masked], Matt Silver's Ultimate Class Limousine - [masked] & Networking World Ambassador Teresa Ward – Teresa’s Family Cleaning  -[masked] kicking off the summertime networking season @ Carlyle at the Palace!!! Great people, FREE food, LOTS of quality networking/ igniting business; hope to see you there!!! :)

July Articles Up!!!

Nothing better represents the building of & than the quality info provided by our monthly article contributors!!!  This month we welcome Janine Friedman - Esteem Wellness & Fitness - ,  the one & only Richie G, Tricia Gonzalez - Tricia's Custom Travel - , Michael Haltman -, Tom Jacoby - Emanation, Inc -,  Eileen Lichtenstein - , Wine Experts David & Emily Margulis - , Janet Matteo - USA Mobile Drug Testing of Central Long Island -, Workers' Comp & Disability Attorney Daniel M. Morrin - , AHA’s Patricia Schissel -, Jack Signorelli - Soundview Business Solutions - & LI Business/ Networking Hall of Famer  Teresa Ward - All articles/ info can be found @ & -  Thanks to all for your contributions!!!

PAYING IT FORWARD/ Giving It Our Best!!!

We've been in the newspapers, done television interviews, and we're usually critical of them ... This past week we had the honor of doing a one hour radio interview on Josephine Geraci's: Paying It Forward Radio Show ... We liked it   ... It's the 6/27 Episode, click the play button ... hope you enjoy!!! -

Happy 5th Anniversary @ The Blue Lagoon… & FREE Networking Night!!!
‘Collecting Character Band-Aids’
Thursday, July 19,[masked]PM
The Blue Lagoon - 
677 Farmingdale Rd. (Rt. 109)
West Babylon NY & will be celebrating its 5th Anniversary with a BIG TIME night of networking @ The Blue Lagoon!!! In addition to igniting business and celebrating/ thanking the LI Business Community, we’re going to be collecting ‘Character Band Aids’ (Band-Aids with Super heroes & Cartoon Characters on them) for children with cancer. Last year over 12,000 were collected, this year we want even more!!! Thanks to events sponsors  All Boro Cleaning  - [masked], Lloyd Gutin - [masked], Jo Haramis - Floors Decors + More - [masked], John Hassler - 2000 Computer Solutions -  -[masked], Anthony McCabe - Genesis Creations - -[masked],  Michele Michael - MGM Islandwide Realty, Inc –  [masked], Scott Rosenfeld - MassMutual Financial Group -[masked] & Sobel Law Offices P.C. -  -[masked] for their support/ making it possible!!! Great people, great cause, FREE delicious food, LOTS of quality networking, hope to see you there!!! :)


‘We’re #1 @ FOUR’/ Thanks NCFG & FREE Networking Night
Monday July 23,[masked]PM
515 Broadhollow Road
Melville, NY 11747

It’s going to be a BIG TIME night of networking as & teams up with FOUR Food Studio & event sponsor North Coast Financial Group -    for a ‘We’re #1 Networking Celebration’!!!!  Complimentary appetizers and half priced drinks til 8pm & LOTS of quality networking!!! Make contacts, build relationships, better your business!!! Hope to see you there!!! :)

Ciao’ Baby/ Commack Recap…

It was a packed house @ Ciao Baby/ Commack as & teamed up with event sponsors  Steven & Emilia Free-  -[masked] &[masked], Jo Haramis - Floors Decors + More - [masked], Sheryl Hecht - Prudential/Douglas Elliman Real Estate -  (O) (631)[masked] x2426 (C)[masked], Frank Loviglio - Lexus of Smithtown -  -[masked], Tiffany O'Reilly - All-Boro Cleaning - [masked], Peter Wagner, ESQ. - Horan & Wagner, P.C.-  - (631)[masked] & Randi Zevon's team from Enchanted Promotions -  -[masked] for a BIG TIME night of networking!!! LOTS of energy in the room, LOTS of new connections, LOTS of igniting business!!! Thanks to Ciao’ Baby!!! Thanks to our sponsors!!! Thanks to all who came out!!! 


This Week & Next…

Tuesday July 3,[masked]AM
Imperial Diner
63 West Merrick Road
Freeport, NY

Hale Storm - puts together a quality networking breakfast. Bring business cards, literature, product samples and leads (both business/ upcoming events) to share with the group. $15 for breakfast - This is a ONE per industry group, RSVP a must; please contact Sherri[masked] for details.

‘Featuring 516Ads/631Ads’
Monday, July 9, 2012 - 6PM -8PM
Freeport Memorial Library
144 Merrick Rd.
Freeport, NY 11520

The Freeport Networking Group is back!!! This month’s Featured Speaker: 516Ads/631Ads.  A night of networking; quality info; and growing your business!!! Make connections, grow your business!!! For more info/ RSVP please contact Randy Shannon - (516)[masked] - email: [address removed]  

MRG'S: Post July 4th Networking Celebration!!!
Monday July 9,[masked]PM - 8PM
Willy Parker's American Grill
71 Hillside Ave.
Williston Park, NY

It’s MRG'S: Post July 4th Networking Celebration!!! 2 for 1 - Appetizer Specials, Cash Bar - Door Prizes, Snacks & LOTS of quality networking. Bring a tangible door prize worth $10 or more and speak 2 minutes in front of the other guests. Please confirm with Sherri prior to the event. For more info/ RSVP email [address removed]  for details!!!

Tuesday, July 10,[masked]:00AM
Café 93 - Crossroad Corporate Center - 1393 Veterans Highway Hauppauge, NY, 11788

Networking is about creating long lasting relationships/connections with other professionals. Join the NYBA Tuesday 8AM @ Café 93/ Hauppauge. Open to all!!!  Please contact Laurinda Handlik - NY INTRODUCTIONS -[masked] for details!!!

Fashion Societé: Image for Success Series
Tuesday July 10,[masked]PM - 9PM
Seasons 52
Roosevelt Field Mall
630 Old Country Road
Garden City, NY 11530

First in Roslyn, than in Rockville Centre, now it’s Fashion Societé: Image for Success Series @ Season’s 52!!! Meet new people; discover new strategies, and cultivate your networking charms. Spotlight Presentations, Delicious Hors D’oeuvres & Refreshments!!! Register online $18:  or $30 at the door.  For additional info at  for details!!!

The Women’s Financial Group … Summer BBQ
Tuesday July 10,[masked] pm to 7:30pm
Colonial Springs - 1 Long Island Ave East Farmingdale, NY

A Traditional Summer BBQ with your TWFG friends.
Joining TWFG will be past presenters…
Paula Klee Parish - Robert Fishman - Yvonne Sydnor
Rosemarie Rowley - Lilli Scott - Susan Eisner
Mingle and speak one on one.
Full BBQ Dinner
Steak, Chicken, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, & Salads - Cash Bar
Bring Plenty of Business Cards
Members $50, Guests $60.For event info/ RSVP visit  or email [address removed]  for details!!!

Long Island Entrepreneurs Meetup
Tuesday July 10, 2012 - 7PM-9:30PM
Residence Inn by Marriott
9 Gerhard Road
Plainview, NY 11803
COST: $15

Hosted by Yvonne Bisk! Wide variety of industries, always new faces, lots of enthusiastic entrepreneurs!!!   Bring a stack of your business cards! For details:

Value Added Networking
Wednesday July 11,[masked]:30AM - 9:30 AM
Wyld Chyld Tatoo Café
1708 Sunrise Highway
Merrick, NY 11566

A big part of networking is getting out there and meeting new people, making new connections!!! Founded by Patrick Rodgers - Smith Kearns Mediation, the VAN - Value Added Networking group offers these opportunities!!! They meet bi-weekly, open to all, comfortable atmosphere, quality networking!!! Please contact Patrick Rodgers –[masked] for full details!

LIASB/ FREE Roundtable Breakfast
Wednesday, July 11,[masked]AM
Adelphi University - 55 Kennedy Blvd, Hauppauge, NY
Founded by John Hill; the LIASB puts together informative, educational, quality events!!! This Month, it’s a FREE Roundtable Breakfast!!! For more info/ RSVP, visit  or call[masked]

The Round Table Networking Lunch
Wednesday, July 11,[masked]:00pm - 2pm
The Blue Lagoon - 
677 Farmingdale Rd. (Rt. 109)
West Babylon NY

If you’re looking for a quality one per industry group; The Round Table Lunch meets every other Wednesday 12PM @ The Blue Lagoon!!! No fee, just pay $15 for lunch and start networking!!! RSVP a must!!! For more information contact Kenneth J, Greene -[masked]

Melville Chamber’s – “Summer Wine Down and BBQ”
Wednesday July 11,[masked]:30-8:00pm
713 Walt Whitman Road (Route 110)
Melville, New York 11747

Come on down and enjoy of fun evening of wine tastings, great food, raffles, giveaways, live entertainment and of course NETWORKING! Members Free - Non-Members $30 ... Meet new contacts, cultivate new business and attract new customers. Please visit or call[masked] for more info!

Caribbean Business Connections/ FREE Networking Night
Wednesday July 11,[masked]pm
Spices Negril
1084 Grand Ave
Baldwin, NY 11550

It’s the Caribbean Business Connections - FREE Networking Night!!!  This is an opportunity to market your products & services to the LI Caribbean American community and to the Caribbean countries. Complimentary appetizers provided courtesy of Spices Negril. For more info please contact Sandra McCarty of SM Business Solutions -  -[masked] for details!!!

Pathways Networking Group
Thursday July 12,[masked]AM
Hauppauge Palace Diner
525 Smithtown ByPass
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Led by Sheryl Hecht - Prudential/Douglas Elliman Real Estate - , and with members like Best of LI's Electrician Jason Goetz -  this high quality one per industry group is looking to grow. Make new contacts, build relationships, for more information/ RSVP, and please contact Sheryl Hecht -[masked] for details!!!

Sponsored by Humble Chic – – Get $10 Off Your First Purchase!!!

1) Internet Directory Listing - $199 Annually
2) Complete Advertising Package - $399 Annually
3) .LI Web Package - $799 
Event Sponsorships & LOTS More!!! :)

Please contact us with any questions!!! &


Quick Hits…

PROPS!!! To Helen Zagaro - , Michele Michael -  & Buenos Diaz BBQ's Mike Diaz -  for a BIG TIME Blood Drive Networking BBQ!!! Great cause, great food, great day!!!  ... TOP QUALITY!!! Dr. Mary Carlson -  -[masked] … INVESTMENT AUDIT!!! Review Your Policies: David Warshaw, CHFC, CLU  - The Wealth Plan - - (516)[masked] ... THE HARDEST WORKING WOMAN IN RETAIL!!! Carlene Afetian - Veronica Rayne Boutique - 66 Main Street, Northport Village, NY -[masked] ... YOU CAN FIX IT!!! MAKE IT BEAUTIFUL!!! - -[masked] ... SUFFOLK HOUSE CLEANING!!! Maid Brigade of Suffolk - Your Home Cleaner - http://Suffolk.MaidBrigade.Com  - (631)[masked]... SUMMER READING / GREAT GIFT!!! Annie Tillery Mysteries -  ... 4000 & COUNTING!!! Alissa Bekar's - Thanks A Million Campaign!!! -  - (516)[masked] - Thank You Alissa, great work!!! ... VINEYARD TOURS!!! Mention 516Ads/631Ads and get 1 FREE Hour & Champagne - Matt Silver's Ultimate Class Limousine - -[masked] ... ALL YOUR AUTO BODY REPAIR NEEDS!!! Gyll & Greg Sbrocchi - First Class Collision -  -[masked] ... CARPET CLEANING GUY SPECIAL!!! Mention & and receive 15% OFF any TILE & GROUT cleaning! (Offer Expires 7/31/12) - The Carpet Cleaning Guy —  - (631)[masked] ... FEELING HOT!!! HOT!!! HOT!!! – Brian Lewis Jr. - Air Conditioning Services, Inc. - -[masked] … PLANNING AHEAD!!! Over 50 Fair -  ~ September 30, 2012 ~ 10-4:30 @ Melville Marriott … LONG ISLAND CLEANING SERVICES –  … LONG ISLAND HOME IMPROVEMENT/ REPAIR SERVICES – … THANKS!!! TO ALL OF OUR SPONSORS – … LIKE US/ FACEBOOK:!/516Ads ... FOLLOW US/ TWITTER:!/516Ads … NEWSLETTER ARCHIVES –  … & - Long Island’s Business/ Community Network …


Monday, July 16,[masked]PM – LI Press/ Fortune 52 @ TANGER OUTLETS AT THE ARCHES - [address removed]
Tuesday July 17,[masked]PM - Third Tuesday's SPEED Networking @ The Palace -
Wednesday July 18, 6PM - THN's/ Mix -n- Mingle @ Carlyle on the Green -  -[masked]
Wednesday July 25, 6PM - Image of Success Networking Night @ Manhattan Lounge –
Thursday July 26,[masked]pm – Blu Chip: LIVE IT UP!!! @ Courtyard Marriot / Ronkonkoma – Jessica -[masked]
Thursday July 26,[masked]pm - SM Business Solutions / FREE Business Networking Night -[masked]

Fun, Fundraisers, Golf Outings, Garage Sales & More :)
Sponsored/ Hosted by & &

Arthritis Walk 2012: Join Team Spitz!!! 

Feel Better Kids: Sunset Summer Cruise - Saturday July 7,[masked]pm–11pm @ Miss Freeport V - 85 Woodcleft Road Freeport! Hot Appetizers, Buffet Dinner, Open Bar, Raffles, Door Prizes, DJ, Dancing and Door Prizes!!! $60.00 per Adult Paid in Advance - $65.00 per Adult Paid on Board - Student Discount: $50.00 per Person (Must be 21 or older) For More Information please visit  or contact Chris or Juliana at[masked] - [address removed]

BOAT CRUISE!!! The HEMPSTEAD BOYS & GIRLS CLUB PRESENTS: 1st ANNUAL GREAT FUTURES START HERE BOAT CRUISE On Captain Lou's Starstream VIII - Friday, July 20, 2012 (check in begins at 6:45 followed by boarding) Ship sails promptly at 7:30 - $75 per person includes: open bar, DJ & Dancing, & Food. For more info, visit  for details!!!

SAVE THE DATE!!! Wednesday July 25,[masked]:30PM, it's a FIRE FIGHTER FUNDRAISER @ The Blue Lagoon!!! Hosted by Mike Diaz of and Charlie Razenson both Competition BBQ-ers, it's going to be a good old fashioned BBQ!!! What started as a great night of networking has turned into  a Fire Fighter Fund Raiser for Firefighter Kevin O' Toole of Bethpage F. D. who was burned in the Line of Duty in a House Fire.  His recovery will be a long and painful time in and out of hospitals. Our support is needed!!! The event is FREE, the food is FREE, and more sponsors are appreciated!!! There can’t be enough!!! For more information on how you can help please contact Charlie -[masked] for details!!!

THE LION KING/ Autism-Friendly Performance: Sunday, September 30,[masked]PM Minskoff Theatre, 200 West 45th Street, NYC --- TICKETS GO ON SALE MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2012 Only at:  --- Thanks to our friends @  for this info.

Wednesday, October 10,[masked]:30-11:30pm - Moms Who Kick, Inc. invites you to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month at our Hollywood Style Fundraising Gala @ The Garden City Hotel. For more information please contact [address removed]  about sponsorships, speaking opportunities & journal ads!!! Your support in appreciated!!!


Lucky Quote…

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often. -  Brian Tracy

Have a great week!!! Make things happen!!! :)
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