Mark Your Calendar!
- February 21, 2018: General Membership Meeting, 7:30am
- March 1, 2018: Women's Group Meeting, 5:45pm
- March 14, 2018: Complimentary Networking with SNAP, 6:00pm
- March 21, 2018: General Membership Meeting, 7:30am
- April 10, 2018: Save the Date! Chocolate Works Networking, 5:30pm
- Save the Date! Golf Outing: June 28, 2018
Time to Celebrate! 2018 Members Enjoy Annual Dinner
Folks, fun and food – in that order – were the essential elements of the POB Chamber’s Annual Paid-Up Membership Dinner. Over 100 cheerful members and guests filled the Lennox Room at the Heritage Club (formerly Carlyle on the Green) on February 8th.Read more ...
Welcome New Members
The POB Chamber warmly welcomed the following new members in January 2018:
Matthew Lenner -- Focus LI Real Estate
Melanie Ranaldo -- My Pilates Studio
Jason Katz -- Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP
Beth Levine -- Multi Media Promotions LLC
Carol Merritt -- Simplay
Valerie Kancler -- Ridgewood Savings Bank
Michele Tappy -- Ridgewood Savings Bank
Alan Stein -- Law Office of Alan Stein
Esther Drexler -- Drexler Construction Corp.
Todd Ringler -- Calm Waters Consulting Ltd
Sean Fannon -- Hit the Deck
Record Renewal Rate Revealed for Chamber
Update! As of February 1st: At 170 members and counting, veteran chamber board members agree: It's the most impressive rate of renewal in the organization's history. The news was revealed by president Elan Wurtzel at a recent board meeting. "We are receiving renewals -- and new members -- daily," he reported. "We look forward to celebrating our vibrant membership at the annual dinner in just a few weeks. It's our way of saying thank you for your loyalty and support and offering members a fun night out."
Strong Premiere for Chamber Women's Group
Fueled by good energy right from the start, the launch of the POB Women’s Group (Professional Order of Businesswomen) attracted 25 members on the evening of January 18th. An equal mix of veteran and novice female professionals streamed in toRead more ...
Chamber Helps SNAP Raise Awareness and Funds
For the fourth consecutive year, the POB Chamber has carefully selected a local charity to “adopt” forRead more ...
February 21, 2018: General Membership Meeting, 7:30am
Our featured speakers Gary Epstein, CPA, current chamber board member and former president, and Michael Katz, CPA, Katz Viola Lebenhart and Mauro, LLP (Read More for bios) will address this important and timely topic: How the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) will affect individuals and small businesses in 2018 -- and what you should consider now to help minimize its negative impact on your bottom line.Read more ...
March 1, 2018: Women's Group Meeting, 5:45pm
RSVP Required – Read More for Info
(Please note earlier meeting time: 5:45pm)
Are you a leader or a manager? What’s the difference and why is it imporant? At the second meeting of the POB Chamber Women’s Group, Janine Friedman, owner of Choice Training and Coaching Solutions, will impart the wisdom of "The Leadership Challenge,” an energizing program that helps boost confidence and build effective business practices.Read more ...
Happy New Year!
We've had an eventful year in 2017--ups & downs, with lots of excitement, disappointments and opportunities. For me, the end of the year is always a chance to look back and reflect, It's also a time to look to the future, plan and hope. As we do that for 2018, let's continue the good work we've been engaged in: Keeping our Chamber active and vital; building our businesses and practices; meeting new people; expanding our networks; and offering the highest quality product and service to our customers and clients. Let's continue to travel the high road by adhering to high ethical standards of practice and business, courtesy, respect and compassion. These traits are good for us, will enrich our lives, and make our world a better place.