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From: David G.
Sent on: Sunday, July 15, 2012 8:19 AM


Hello everyone!!! Happy Sunday morning!!! :) LOTS of events, LOTS of info, LOTS of welcomes, LOTS of thanks, the LI Networking World/ Business Community is doing LOTS of great things, LOTS of thanks to everyone who makes it happen!!! We’ll be celebrating our 5th Anniversary/ Collecting Band-Aids @ The Blue Lagoon, hope to see you @ FOUR (Thanks NCFG), a BIG TIME Firefighter Fundraiser, a 7-11 Recap, Fortune 52, Third Tuesday’s, THN, August Dates & LOTS more!!! If you’re looking to ignite your business; let’s get to it …

Happy 5th Anniversary @ The Blue Lagoon… & 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  - http://AllBoroCleaning.com1-800-426-0899, Lloyd Gutin - http://1800GOTJUNK.com516-317-7109, Jo Haramis - Floors Decors + More - http://FloorsDecors.com631-470-3544, John Hassler - 2000 Computer Solutions -  -[masked], Anthony McCabe - Genesis Creations - -[masked],  Michele Michael - MGM Islandwide Realty, Inc – http://CommercialRealEstate.li631-245-2674, 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!!! :)

*Through a resource at a pharmaceutical company, a case of Band-Aids can be purchased for $50. There are 1,200 in a case. Anyone interested in ordering please contact John Hassler -[masked].

‘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 FREE ‘We’re #1 Networking Celebration’!!!

Open to all!!! Complimentary appetizers and half priced drinks til 8pm & LOTS of quality networking!!!
Financial Professionals: Please join us. Find out what has made NCFG #1!!!

Make contacts, build relationships, better your business!!! Hope to see you there!!! :)

Welcome Backs, Welcomes & Thanks!!! :) & is proud to report that L.I.M.E. Networking's Michael Aharoni - Life’s Building Blocks -  -[masked], Tax Grievance Pro Mark Davella - Real Estate Assessment Group -  -[masked] ext 41, Camille Giardina & Juan Jara - All Star Real Estate Brokers - [masked], Indoor Air Quality/ Mold Cleanup Expert Bill Haile - Absolute Green Environmental, Inc -  - 631-[masked] & Heather Sanderson - HLS Expediting -  -[masked] have all renewed their 516Ads/631Adssponsorships! :)

We would also like to welcome our newest sponsors: Mike Diaz - Buenos Diaz BBQ -  -[masked], Stuart Leeds, CPA -  -[masked] & Debra Moeller - The Alarm Lady -  -[masked].

Mike, Mark, Camille, Juan, Bill, Heather, Mike, Stuart & Debra, thank you for your business/ support. We appreciate the opportunity to network and promote your services!!!


Wednesday July 25,[masked]:30PM

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!!! Dozens of sponsors are signed on!!!  Great raffle prizes!!! 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!!!


BIG TIME Recap/ Thanks!!!

It was BIG TIME day of quality business activity/ networking as & kicked off its summer networking season with two great events!!!! 

Better Your Business/ FREE Breakfast Seminar…
In the AM, it was a NCFG Business Breakfast seminar!!!! Hosted by The North Coast Financial Group - -[masked], sponsored by 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  http://virtualofficeny.com516-873-8880  & featured speaker Jack Signorelli - Soundview Business Solutions -[masked] it was a morning of  top quality info!!! Packed house, great energy, all with the goal of bettering your business!!! Thanks to NCFG!!! Thanks to our sponsors/ participants!!! Thanks to all who came out!!!

Back to Business @ The Palace…
In the evening, it was a BIG TIME night of igniting business as & teamed 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], Investment Advisor Representative Paul S. Feigenbaum, PhD - North Coast Financial Group/ MetLife Registered Financial Planner - (516)[masked], Charles Razenson - Unique Impressions - -[masked], Matt Silver's Ultimate Class Limousine - http://UltimateClassLimo.com516-935-4444 & Networking World Ambassador Teresa Ward – Teresa’s Family Cleaning -[masked]kicking off the summertime networking season @ Carlyle at the Palace!!! In addition to igniting business, we were able to raise awareness, collect supplies and money for Painting for Cures-  - a LI non-profit that provides arts & crafts programs for hospitalized children!!! Thanks to Carlyle at the Palace!!!! Thanks to our sponsors!!! Thanks to all who came out!!! :)


WOW!!! Thanks Deirdrea :)
Grandpa said self praise is a small recommendation, but we’ll take this…

Dear News 12,

My name is Deirdrea Renwick from Gott Management Services in Farmingdale and I am contacting you because I am proud to be a part of one of Long Island's Best Networking Groups ran by David Gussin & Heidi Shaw from and 

I am writing to you in order to invite you to their 5th Anniversary Celebration.
David was featured two times in NEWSDAY already this year. However, their story barely touched the surface of what and has created for the Long Island Business Community. and has a very large business and Non Profit community presence as well as many fans. David’s methods have taken off on Long Island in the last 5 years as he has helped leaders in our community establish many other networking events/ groups. HOW EXCITING that he has created a great resource center of bringing Business to Business together.  Many of us in the business community agree that he has started something unlike anywhere else in the United States as he truly has made a difference for many of Long Island's small and large companies. I can tell you my business has only flourished since meeting this man only a year and a half ago. He truly cares about the business communities and its nonprofits. I am sure if you take the time to read information on him you will have to agree with me. Please come and attend this event and see for yourself. Covering this event, getting business owners to tell you their story about the difference and has made and seeing David in action will be worth it for News 12. 

I thank you for your time and concentration and I hope to see you at this event.

Day and Night Contact Info:
Deirdrea Renwick -[masked]

Sponsored by – Health & Wellness Coach - Marta Ranaldo - -[masked]

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!!! &


Busy Week/ Quality Events…

The Fortune 52/ FREE Networking Night
Monday, July 16,[masked]PM - 8PM

The quarterly Fortune 52 is a FREE event that honors dynamic Long Island women. Hosted by Beverly Fortune of the Long Island Press, you can expect a big crowd, good food and quality networking. RSVP a must!!! Please email Beverly Fortune - [address removed]  or call (516)[masked] to be added to the guest list.

Tuesday July 17,[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.

The ORIGINAL Third Tuesday/ Open - Speed Networking Night!!!
Tuesday July 17,[masked]PM - 8:00PM
Carlyle at the Palace
1600 Round Swamp Road
Plainview, NY 11803

Hosted by Coach Lee Munch - ActionCOACH - -[masked] & L.I.M.E. Networking's Michael Aharoni -!/groups/limenetworking/ it’s the  ORIGINAL Third Tuesday/ Open - Speed Networking Night!!! FREE event, Cash Bar, hors d'oeuvres provided by Carlyle at the Palace & LOTS of quality networking!!! First hour Open Networking, 2nd Hour Speed Networking, Final Hour, more (open) networking!!! Should be a great one!!! For more information/ RSVP please visit - or call[masked] for details!!! Hope to see you there!!!


LIConnects Networking Lunch
Wednesday July 18,[masked]:30 PM - 2:30PM
Hauppauge Palace Diner
RSVP a must!!! Contact Tiffany O’Reilly – –[masked]

THN's/ Business Mix -n- Mingle Networking Dinner!!!
Wednesday July 18,[masked]PM - 8:30PM
Carlyle on the Green
Bethpage State Park

It’s THN's/ July Business Mix -n- Mingle!!!Led by Maria Morales – Prieto, The Hispanic Network does a great job working with bringing business & community together. It should be a fun night; with LOTS of quality networking! Members $40 / Non Members $60 for more info/ RSVP please visit or call[masked]for details!!!


More JULY Highlights…

Monday July 23,[masked]:30 PM - Styles of Communication Workshop @ Altria/ Roslyn - Deborah Scanlan -[masked]
Tuesday July 24, 6PM - Image of Success Networking Night @ Manhattan Lounge –
Thursday July 26, 20126pm – Blu Chip: LIVE IT UP!!! @ Courtyard Marriot / Ronkonkoma – Jessica -[masked]
Thursday July 26, 20126pm - SM Business Solutions / FREE Business Networking Night -[masked]
Friday July 27,[masked]PM- The Next Teresa Girl @ The Viana Hotel/ Westbury -


516Ads& 631Ads/ August DATES

Wednesday August 8,[masked]PM - 516Ads& 631Ads/ FREE Networking Night @ Ciao’ Baby/ Massapequa
Tuesday August 14,[masked]PM - 516Ads& 631Ads/ FREE Networking Night @ Ciao’ Baby/ Commack
Wednesday August 22, 2012 - 516Ads& 631Ads/ FREE Networking Night @ Manhattan Lounge

Thanks to the venues!!! Thanks to our sponsors!!! Hope to see you there!!! :)

Quick Hits…
SPONSORED BY:  Joe Marazita - Maximum Entertainment DJs -  [masked]

DELICIOUS HEALTHY CATERING!!! The Sexy Salad -  -[masked] ... MORE LI DELICIOUSNESS!!! Zorn's -  Serving Long Island for more than 70 years!!! Bethpage -[masked] Bellmore -[masked] East Meadow -[masked] ... LONG ISLAND HOME IMPROVEMENT/ REPAIR SERVICES – … LONG ISLAND CLEANING SERVICES –  … JUST LISTED!!! Chris Capatelli: Selling Homes and Land from Montauk to Manhattan -  -[masked] ... A STAR IS BUILT/ FIND OUT MORE!!! Donna Drake's LIVE IT UP TV Show - Brian Cohen -  -[masked] ... TOP QUALITY INFO!!! Jack Signorelli -  -[masked] ... THANKS JOE!!! Joseph R. DiChiara - Micro Business Success Centers -  -[masked] … FINANCIAL PROS!!!  ... IGNITOR of BUSINESS/ WEBSITE LAUNCH!!! CompassRose Development uses multiple tools to help her clients better their business. Check out their new site - , thanks a million Alissa!!! :) ... TICKETS HERE!!! GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!!! Ticket4Everything - -[masked] ... TRAFFIC TICKETS??? Paul Bryan Schneider, Esq. - Law Offices of Paul Bryan Schneider, P.C. -  -[masked] ... TOP QUALITY/ SAVINGS!!! The Carpet Cleaning Guy: $25 OFF ANY CLEANING SERVICE (Offer expires 7/31/12)  -[masked] ... LONG ISLAND'S BEST PEST CONTROL!!!  ... 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 … LIKE US/ FACEBOOK:!/516Ads ... FOLLOW US/ TWITTER:!/516Ads… NEWSLETTER ARCHIVES –  … THANKS to all of our sponsors!!! … & - Long Island’s Business/ Community Network …

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

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!!!

Courage Long Island:  Playing to Fight Mood Disorders!
Saturday, July 28th (rain date July 29th)
Cold Spring Valley Racquet Club - 82 East Gate Drive, Huntington

Join us at the scenic Cold Spring Valley Racquet Club for an afternoon of tennis, cocktails, and raffles for this important local charity! Please contact Andrew Calderaro, Director -[masked] [address removed]   -  for more information/ sponsorship opportunities.

Blu Chip Marketing will be hosting its next CEO Serves, September 6th and October 14th. CEO's serving for charity has been a successful and rewarding experience.  We hope you will join us and participate in these great events!
September 6, 6pm-10pm CEO's Serve will benefit Angela's House @ The Courtyard Marriott in Ronkonkoma.
October 14, 6pm-10pm CEO's Serve will benefit the American Heart Association @ The Hilton Garden Inn Riverhead.  Roll your sleeves're about to do some great things for charity!
Find out more!!! Contact Jessica Peters -[masked] -

THE LION KING/Autism-Friendly Performance: Sunday, September 30,[masked]PMMinskoff Theatre, 200 West 45th Street, NYC --- 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!!!


Quality Quote…

"If you don't go after what you want, you'll never have it. If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place." - Nora Roberts

Have a great week!!! Make things happen!!! :)
__________________________________ &
Long Island's Business/ Community Network
11 East Berkshire Road, Merrick, NY 11566

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