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From: David G.
Sent on: Monday, September 12, 2011 5:52 AM

Hello everyone!!! It’s a Back to Business Monday Morning/ Triple Quote Edition!!! :) LOTS of events, LOTS of info, LOTS of opportunities, LOTS of possibilities; it’s up to YOU to make things happen!!! Teaming up @ Ciao’ Baby/ Commack, looking forward to Retro, Busy Week, LOTS of welcomes/ thanks, October Dates, a Ciao’ Baby/ Massapequa Recap & LOTS more!!! If you’re looking to ignite your business; let’s get to it …

Let’s Make It A Great One!!! & FREE Networking Night
Wednesday September 14,[masked]PM
Ciao Baby -
204 Jericho Turnpike
Commack, NY[masked]
[masked] & is proud to be teaming up with our friends @ LIConnects – and event sponsors Shoreham Wireless -  - (631)[masked], Sandra Radna - Radna & Androsiglio, LLP - -[masked], Patricia Stein - Liberty National Title -  -[masked],  Teresa Ward -  Teresa's Family Cleaning - -[masked], Svetlana Sobel, Esq. & Jeremy Poland, Esq. - Sobel Law Offices P.C. -  -[masked],  All-Boro Remodeling –   -[masked], Jo Haramis - Floors Decors + More -  [masked],  Sheryl Hecht - Prudential/Douglas Elliman Real Estate -  -[masked], Peter Wagner, ESQ. - Horan & Wagner, P.C. -  - (631)[masked], Bobby Kudlek -  Ambit Energy -  -[masked] & Independent AFLAC Agent Daniel Tuttle -[masked] for what will be a BIG TIME night of networking @ Ciao Baby/ Commack!!! Great people, great food, excellent networking!!! Thanks to Ciao’ Baby!!! Thanks to our sponsors!!! Hope to see you there!!!


Teaming Up @ Retro… & FREE Networking Night
Wednesday September 21,[masked]PM
Retro Lounge & Grill -
10 Brooklyn Avenue, Freeport & is proud to be teaming up with Hale Storm’s South Shore Networking Group & Georgia Grant’s – Freeport Business & Professional Resource Group -  for a BIG TIME night of networking @ Retro - .  Thanks to event sponsors  Diandra Murga & the team @ Bethpage Federal Credit Union –  -[masked], Angel & FIOS team @ PHOTO ID -[masked], Anthony McCabe - Genesis Creations -  -[masked], Tax Grievance pro  Mark Davella - Real Estate Assessment Group -  -[masked] ext 41, Licensed Insurance Agent Jeff Kravitz - (516)[masked], FDI's Chesley Ruffin -  & the Freeport Health Food Stores:  Living Natural, Merrick Road -[masked]--9230 & Sunrise Vitamin & Health, Sunrise Highway -[masked] for their support/ making it possible!!! Great people, delicious food, quality networking, hope to see you there!!!

Welcomes/ Thanks … & is proud to welcome back Best of Long Island Winners Debbie 'LI's #1 Artist' Viola -  -[masked] & Arthur 'LI's #1 Optician' Singer -  - [masked], Networking Superstar & Commercial Real Estate pro Michele Michael –   -[masked], John Hassler's 2000 Computer Solutions -  -[masked], Jo Haramis' Floors Decors + More -  -[masked], Rennie Gonzalez's OMG Shower Doors Inc. -  -[masked], Independent Insurance Consultant - Salil Zaveri -  -[masked], Ace Payroll's Corey Milman  -  -[masked] &  Health is Wealth's Jack Lafferty -  -[masked].  Happy to report that all have renewed their sponsorships!!!

We'd also like to welcome our newest & sponsors Patrick Picarsic - CPS Financial Services - - (631)[masked], Trevor Redwood - Computec Transmissions -  -[masked] & Dinorah Rosich -  -[masked].

Debbie, Arthur, Michele, John, Jo, Rennie, Salil, Corey, Jack, Patrick, Trevor & Dinorah, thank you for your business/ support. We appreciate the opportunity to network and promote your services!!!


NEVER go thru life saying you should have ...
if you want to do something ... YOU DO IT!!!
-Vincent Ardolino

Igniting Business, Contractors for Kids/ Ciao’ Baby Recap…

It was a packed house @ Ciao' Baby/ Massapequa - as &  teamed up with our friends @ BNI Apollo -  & event sponsors Bethpage Federal Credit Union - Massapequa Branch Manager: Bill Brophy -[masked], Shoreham Wireless -  - (631)[masked], Patricia Stein - Liberty National Title -  -[masked],  Robert Ansalone Jr. - Liberty Mutual Group -[masked] Ext 50550, Svetlana Sobel, Esq. & Jeremy Poland, Esq. - Sobel Law Offices P.C. -  -[masked], Frank P. Gusmano – Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp. -[masked], The Team @ All-Boro Remodeling –   -[masked], Michelle B. Schwartz - Statewide Credit Services Corp -  -[masked], Jo Haramis - Floors Decors + More -  [masked],  Franchise Consultant Tom Scarda -  -[masked] & Text Message Marketing pro Phyllis Levy - Izigg -  -[masked] for  a BIG TIME night of networking!!! In addition to igniting business, LOTS of awareness & donations raised for ‘Contractors for Kids’, Thanks to Ciao' Baby!!! Thanks to our sponsors!!! Thanks to all who came out!!!


The Professional Speaker’s Bureau
Monday September 12, 2011 - 6:00pm-8:00pm
The Business Corners
200 Motor Parkway – Suite B13
Hauppauge, NY

Topic: “Financing For Small Business”
Speaker: Roslyn Goldmacher, CEO and Founder LI Development Corp.
Open to ALL Business People & Professionals.
Pre-Paid $30 or $35 at the door.
Hosted by: Erica Prince, facilitator, Pres. The Professional Speaker’s Bureau Inc.;
Register Now! (516)[masked] c) (516)[masked] o) or

Tuesday, September 13,[masked]AM
Imperial Diner
63 West Merrick Road
Freeport, NY

Hale Storm - puts together a quality networking breakfast @ The Imperial Diner, Freeport. They mean business ... 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.

Tuesday, September 13th,[masked]:00AM -10:00AM
1225 Franklin Ave. - Lower Level
Garden City, NY 11530

Prepare to take your career to new heights with inspiration, ideas, and strategies. Whether you’re a business owner, professional, or transitioning your career, this is a great opportunity to: • Create your own uncontested Market place • Set yourself apart from the competition • Learn how well-known organizations achieve success through blue ocean strategies. For more information please visit  or contact Amanda Pecci[masked] for details!

Long Island Entrepreneurs Meetup
Tuesday September 13, 2011 - 7PM-9:30PM
Residence Inn by Marriott
9 Gerhard Road
Plainview, NY 11803
COST: $10

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

Long Island Advancement of Small Business Breakfast
Double Event: Workshop/ Roundtable
Wednesday, September 14,[masked]AM
Adelphi University - 55 Kennedy Blvd, Hauppauge, NY
Founded by John Hill; the LIASB puts together informative, educational, quality events!!! This Month: Double Event: Workshop/ Roundtable It should be a great one!!!  - For more info/ RSVP visit  or call[masked]

Value Added Networking
Wednesday September 14,[masked]AM - 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!

LIConnects Networking Lunch
Wednesday, September 14,[masked]:30 PM - 2:30PM
Hauppauge Palace Diner
RSVP a must!!! Contact Tiffany O’Reilly – –[masked]

Opportunities @ The Table
Wednesday September 14,[masked]PM
Frank's Steak House
4 Jericho Tpke, Jericho

Hosted by ALL BORO - [masked] ... Meet Decision Makers, Build Relationships, Always quality networking!!! $50 per person; RSVP a must!!! Please visit   for more information!

LICN/ Real Estate Networking
Wednesday Sept. 14,[masked]:30 -8:00 pm
Valentino's on the Green
201-10 Cross Island Pkwy.
Bayside, NY 11360

LICN/ The Commercial Division of the Long Island Board of Realtors host this Long Island & Queens Real Estate Networking Extravaganza!!! Free Admission, Cash Bar & Complimentary Appetizers, Commercial realtors and all the industries related professionals welcome!!! Please contact Michele Michael -  -[masked] for details!!!

THN's September Mix -n- Mingle
Wednesday, September 14,[masked]:00 PM – 9PM
Melville Marriott
1350 Old Walt Whitman Road
Melville, New York 11747

It's THN's September Mix -n- Mingle!!! 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 e-mail Maria at [address removed] or call[masked] for details!!!

Teammates Business Networking
Thursday September 15,[masked]AM - 12 Noon
American Red Cross in Nassau County
195 Willis Ave.
Mineola, NY 11501 

‘TEAMmates’ is a Networking Group created to help NYC/LI business owners. This group is a one per industry; $5 is paid by each attendee for meeting and 100% of the funds are donated to the American Red Cross of Nassau County. RSVP a must!!! Contact Salil Zaveri -  or call[masked] for details!

The Lunchbox Group/ Networking Lunch
Thursday, September 15,[masked]:15pm - 1:30pm
Happy Times Cafe
535 Broad Hollow Road (use north side entrance)
Melville, NY

The Lunchbox Group is off to a great start!!! This one per industry group gets together every other Thursday for a very informal but informative meeting over lunch. Its $12 per person includes lunch, RSVP a must!!! For more information please contact Bennet Gold - Gold Design & Graphics -  -[masked]. Hope to see you there!!!

Seminar: Consequences of Under-Planning and Under-Protecting Your Assets
Thursday, September 15,[masked]PM. Dinner will be served
CPS Financial Services
1393 Veterans Memorial Highway Suite 314N
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Instead of typical boring slides, overheads, and long speeches, attendees will watch a series of short dramatic videos that alert them to the serious consequences of under-planning and under-protecting their assets. Business owners will also complete and keep a Risk Barometer, and will learn how well, or not so well, they have protected their business. There is no charge to attend, but seating is limited, so RSVP is a must: or contact Patrick Picarsic - CPS Financial Services –  - (631)[masked] for more information!!!


THURSDAY!!! - Networking Happy Hour @ Retro Lounge & Grill
Thursday September 15,[masked] - 8 pm -
Retro Lounge & Grill
10 Brooklyn Avenue, Freeport

It’s Thursday’s Networking Happy Hour @ Retro!!! Co Hosted by Sandra McCarty - and Sherri Gillespie -
Retro has become a networking hot spot!!! 2 for 1 drink special on selected drinks and FREE hors d’oeuvres. Hope to see you there!!!

Perk-u-lators @ The Holiday Inn Westbury
"Reduce Stress, Create Dreams and Heal Your Life both Physically and Emotionally"
Sunday September 18, 2011 - 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Holiday Inn Westbury
369 Old Country Road
Carle Place, NY 11514

Do you find yourself repeating patterns that are not working? Do you find yourself going over and over in your mind how you should have handled a situation differently? Are you losing control in your life, in your business and/or in your relationships? If you answered yes to any of the above, then you must attend this workshop!!!!  For more info visit or call[masked] for details!!!

Sunday September 18, 2011 - Shoes for All @ the Williston Park Street Fair

Shoes for All will be at the Williston Park Street Fair Sunday Sept 18 to launch off our Back to School Shoe Drive. Many parents on Long Island cannot afford shoes for their children and we want to send the children back to school on the right foot. For more information please contact Dr. Mary Carlson -  -[masked]

Time Warp...

"With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation's wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan -- to do all which may achieve and cherish a just, and a lasting peace, among ourselves, and with all nations". - President Abraham Lincoln

More September Dates…

Freeport Business & Professional Group
Monday September 19,[masked]PM - 9PM @ Retro Lounge & Grill -

At the Freeport Business & Professional Group - , attendees exchange Business Cards, leads, referrals and strategies while discussing their individual interests, social issues and challenges in a shared, reciprocal, round table setting. . $15.00 – Discounted Price for Dinner per Attendee. Bring lots of Business Cards.   For more info/ RSVP please contact – Georgia Joseph-Grant – (516)[masked] – email: [address removed] for details!!!

Panera Bread/ Rockville Centre is Back!!!
Wednesday, September 21,[masked]AM Panera Bread – 313 Merrick Road, Rockville Centre

“Understanding the Medicaid System” - Wednesday, September 21,[masked]PM– 9PM
Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
68 Hauppauge Road, Commack, N.Y.  11725

Presented by Craig A. Andreoli, Esq. – At this Seminar detailed information will be shared about the rules of Medicaid and the ways to preserve your assets and still receive Medicaid benefits.  The asset preserving techniques that will be discussed include: • Irrevocable Trusts    • Life Estates    • Outright Gifting Seating is limited; RSVP a must!!!  Please contact Christine Andreoli  (631)[masked] [address removed] for more information.

‘Supporting TW CARES – Become a Cleaning Angel’
Friday September 23,[masked]PM-8PM
The Wobbly Olive
160 Adams Street
Hauppauge, NY  11788

It’s the Finals of the First Annual Teresa Girl Contest!!! In addition to crowning the winner, you can expect a  BIG TIME afternoon of networking and  raising awareness (CLEANING ANGELS NEEDED)  for TW CARES ; cleaning  homes for FREE to anyone undergoing treatments for cancer. Emcee' is New Yorks Bravest Comic-Billy Bingo! ** Music to follow by JOE ROCK* & THE ALLSTARS.  Should be a great one!!! & is proud to be a sponsor!!! Hope to see you there!!! Visit  for full details!!!


Supporting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Saturday September 24, 2011 – All Day Long!!!

The Hunt is back for the 2nd year! Help raise funds for vital CF research. The Hunt is a full day event, including a Scavenger Hunt, where teams of five will receive a series of clues taking them on an adventure in and around the Route 110 corridor. At the conclusion of The Hunt, there will be a celebration at 300 Long Island including music, food/ beverages, prizes and more!  Please visit for more info!!!

Sunday, September 25, 2011 ~ 10AM - -4:30PM
Melville Marriott 1350 Old Walt Whitman Road Melville, New York 11747

* Free Hearing Screenings * Free Blood Pressure and Pulse Oximetry Checks * Meet Beauty Queens *
Bring your non-perishable food to donate to Long Island Cares and get free raffle tickets for awesome prizes! For one low admission price ($10), you get a full day of classes (30!) and exhibitors (80+) ...and U.S. Veterans are free.  Please contact Barbara Kaplan -[masked] -  for details/ opportunities!!!

Sobel Law Offices, P.C. Presents: A Business Owner's Legal Primer
Tuesday, September 27,[masked]PM - 2PM - Holiday Inn Plainview, 215 Sunnyside Boulevard

You will receive valuable information that can help you protect your business. Do you and your partners have the appropriate agreements to protect yourselves and your families? Is your company formed properly?  Do your policies and procedures towards your employees adhere to current state and federal laws? Do your contracts adequately protect you? These topics and others will be explored during the seminar. This event is FREE to attend and lunch is on us! RSVP as soon as possible. For more info visit  please RSVP at [address removed]  or call[masked].

October Preview...

Tuesday October 4,[masked]PM - NYBA'S 1ST ANNIVERSARY NETWORKING EXTRAVAGANZA @ 56th Fighter Group
Wednesday October 5,[masked]PM - & FREE Networking Night @ Holiday Inn Westbury
Tuesday October 11,[masked]PM - & FREE Night @ Carlyle at the Palace
Wednesday October 19,[masked]PM – & FREE Networking Night @ The Blue Lagoon
Tuesday, October 25,[masked]PM - Melville Chamber Business Expo 2011 - 
Tuesday October 25,[masked]PM – & FREE Networking Night @ Manhattan Lounge
Wednesday, October 26,[masked]:30PM - LIASB 3rd Anniversary Celebration -
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Long Island's Business/ Community Network -

Quick Hits …
SPONSORED BY Dr. Mary Carlson -  -[masked]

ZORN'S SAVINGS!!! Tuesday's Family Meal Day Zorn's - Come in on any Tuesday and mention this email at the register when you pay & get 15% off any Family meal!!! This offer cannot be combined with any other offer and ends September 27, 2011 - Visit Zorn's: for more scrumptious deals ... FINAL WEEK OF SUMMER NIGHTS @ THE BLUE LAGOON!!! Monday Night's: $5 Burgers *** Tuesday Night's: Pasta Night *** Wednesday Night's: Lobster Night *** Thursday Night's: $5 Mojitos – Delicious Savings/ 7 Days a Week!!! The Blue Lagoon -     -[masked] ... RICHARD E. KLEBANOFF, ESQ.  career has been as a personal injury attorney; but his passion is to put an end to bullying!!!  His hard work is paying off; he's currently in production on the documentary “Bullycide: The Voice of Complicity.” Recently the "Bullycide" project was featured in the Miami Herald -  Great job buddy!!! ... YOUNG READERS/ GREAT GIFT!!! Annie Tillery Mysteries -  ... NY MULTICULTURAL BUSINESS EXPO: Wednesday/ Thursday, November 2 & 3, 2011 @ Leonard's of Great Neck - For more info please visit  for details!!! ... TRADE NASSAU/ LI TRADESHOW: Tuesday, November 8,[masked]AM @ The Chateau - For more information/ vendor info, please visit  for details!!![masked] x 104 ... IT's TIME TO GET FIT!!! Health Coach Tami Racaniello will be a double presenter at the Over 50 Fair - . She'' be giving a workshop, "What the Food Industry Doesn't Tell You", and teaching the class, "Pilates: Fundamentals for All Levels". She's also offering It's Time to Get Fit September Savings!!! For more info  or call[masked] for details!!! ... LI Business Services - ... LI Repair Services – … LI Cleaning Services – … Newsletter Archives –  … & - Long Island’s Business/ Community Network …

Quality Quote...

‎"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear." ~ Ambrose Redmoon

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