EXPO PHOTOS NOW ON WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK
Thank you to all who participated in the
Eastside Business & Community Expo
on March 20th. Over 50 exhibitors gathered at Eagle Vale for networking, idea-sharing, and promoting their businesses. You can view photos from the event on both our
And thank you once more to our fabulous sponsors who supported such a wonderful event. The Eastside Expo would not happen without their generous support.
PBC Community Series:
Five Money Questions for Women
Pat Caufield, Edward Jones Investments
Tuesday, April 10th
Penfield Public Library
1985 Baird Road
Penfield, NY 14526
Women and men have differing considerations when it comes to long-term financial goals. For instance, due to a woman's average longer life span, her needs may be significantly different from those of her spouse or others.
Does your financial strategy fit your lifestyle and needs? Join us and learn more as we explore five critical money questions for women.
This event is free and open to the public.
Patrick Caufield is a financial advisor with Edward Jones. He is Series 7 and 66 Licensed and holds his Life Accident and Health license. He works with individuals and companies to find out what is most important to them and then uses an established process to create tailored strategies to help them achieve their goals. Pat's office is located in the Parkside Commons Plaza at the corner of Route 250 & 441.
The Penfield Business Chamber is partnering with the Penfield Public Library for a series of programs dedicated to providing community members with information about a wide variety of personal finance-related topics. Do you have an idea for our Community Series? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, April 18th
Located at Eagle Vale Golf Club
4344 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road
Fairport, NY 14450
Join us for our re-imagined Lunch Bunch:
! In addition to our usual networking lunch, the PBC will feature an informational component from either a Board Member or another PBC member.
Topics@12 is also an opportunity for members (and guests!) to gather for informal networking & lunch in support of local restaurants.
No reservations are required but either registering online or sending us an email is helpful for seating.
Bring your business cards!
NEW INITIATIVE: PBC WELCOME BRIGADE
WHAT IS THE WELCOME BRIGADE BAG?
Welcome Brigade Bag is a re-useable bag distributed by Welcome Brigade Committee memberes. The bag will be filled with information about the Penfield community-- a Town of Penfield recreation brochure, a letter from the Town Supervisor, etc. For businesses, the Welcome Bag will include information about the PBC and upcoming PBC events. The Welcome Brigade Bag provides a great opportunity to promote your business' products and/or services to new community members.
HOW DOES MY BUSINESS PARTICIPATE?
Just send an email to
or call us at 585-348-8360. We will make sure that your business in included in the bag. Though brochures about your business can certainly be added, consider an item that will draw attention to your business: discount coupons, magnets, business cards with a piece of candy attached, pens, etc.
Each year, approximately 30 businesses and 450 residents joined the Penfield community. This is your chance to attract new business!
Promoting your business through the Penfield Welcome Brigade Bag is an opportunity available only to PBC Members.
At Flower City Tree our philosophy is simple-- we love nature and all it has to offer, which means we treat your property and trees with the highest level of respect. Our customers believe in us because we do the job correctly the first time and take pride in every project we complete. Our goal is to provide the greater Rochester area with premier tree service from our ISA Certified Arborist.
Since 1980, Creative Caterers at Glendoveers has been providing fresh, amazing farm-to-table meals for
event catering in Rochester
and beyond. With an experienced team of smiling chefs and staff, an unlimited imagination for creating unique dishes and menus, and a gorgeous venue, we have everything needed to create the perfect event for you. If you can imagine it, we can do it!
Glendoveers is our private property located in Penfield. This elegant woodland setting is situated on the Irondequoit Creek and provides a gorgeous setting for any event. Our on-site banquet facility can serve up to 200 guests.
(to have your business' events included, send us an email with the details and any available graphics)
CNB Holds Business Loan Sale
Just Solutions Named to CRN's MSP 500
has been named to CRN's 2018 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the MSP Pioneer 250 category!
This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering managed services. Their offerings help companies navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of IT, improve operational efficiencies, and maximize their return on IT investments.
In today's fast-paced business environments, MSPs play an important role in helping companies leverage new technologies without straining their budgets or losing focus on their core business. CRN's MSP 500 list shines a light on the most forward-thinking and innovative of these key organizations.
We're starting 2018 off on the right foot and are excited to see where it takes us!
Harry Gibbs Named Branch M
Congratulations to PBC Board Member Harry
Gibbs, who was recently prom
oted to Manager of Canandaigua National Bank's Penfield branch.
SunCommon NY Named Rochester's Top Workplace
was recently named one of Rochester's Top Workplaces in 2018. SunCommon NY won first place in the small employment size category-- reserved for companies that employ 35 to 124 employees regionally.
PBC Holds Joint Chamber on Tap with RWN
The PBC held a joint
Chamber on Tap
Rochester Women's Network
on March 28th. Nearly 50 people attended the networking event at
. Thank you to sponsors
Supportive Divorce Solutions
Family First of WNY
for their support of the event!
PBC WANTS TO PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS!
Do you have some business news you would like to share with the community? A new location or a new addition to your staff? Maybe your business has been recognized recently?
Send us your news to share with the PBC community.
The PBC is now on Twitter!
Representative Pat Caufield is offering complimentary fiduciary reviews and complimentary portfolio reviews.
Did you know that as a PBC Member, you are eligible to give and receive Member 2 Member Deals?
Visit these PBC Member businesses and receive the discount or offer indicated:
50% off first trap cleaning with purchase of two year service contract.
15% off your bill for PBC members
ELLISON HEIGHTS APARTMENTS
Private tour plus $500 off first month's rent for all PBC Members and their employees.
GYMNASTICS TRAINING CENTER OF ROCHESTER
Free registration fee to The Gymnastics Training Center of Rochester when signing up to any of our programs offered. This includes Botsford School of Dance and Fit by Five Preschool. $30 value per child.
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2018 PBC Board of Directors
Jen Novy - President
Michael Quinn - Vice-President
RE/MAX Plus Real Estate
Dennis Shew - Treasurer
Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate
Enterprise Performance Matters
Canandaigua National Bank
The UPS Store at Baytowne
PBC Programs and Communications Coordinator
The Penfield Business Chamber
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the growth and success of
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DID YOU KNOW?
That you can add
Member-2-Member Deals to your directory listing on our website using your Member Center login. You can even change them from time to time.
Community Hot Deals - you control the deal, when it's offered, what is offered, and you can change it at any time. You can even schedule a bunch of them to appear and disappear at certain times without having to remember to go back into the system. The deals show up on your directory listing as well as the links to Hot Deals throughout our website.
If you have forgotten your Member Center login or password, simply go to the Member Center link and click on
"Forgot Password". An email will be sent to you with your password or a link to reset your password.
All of this is a
FREE ADVERTISING benefit to you as a member of the PBC. And who doesn't like free???
If you need assistance with the Member Center at any time, simply
or call us and we will have someone contact you to help.