Millburn-Short Hills Chamber of Commerce Invites Community to Network at Annual Meeting & Awards Ceremony
Monday, April 30, 2012 • 3:57pm
Area business people are invited to expand their contacts at The Millburn-Short Hills Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony to be held Thursday, May 24 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the Paper Mill Playhouse. Guests will enjoy a tropical island themed buffet and desserts, one complimentary cocktail, door prizes and a Calypso steel drummer performance by Sterling C Samples’ Island Music. The cost for the event is $65.00 per person.
In addition to a light buffet dinner and networking, the organization’s slate of Officers and Board of Directors for 2012-2013 will be introduced and sworn into office.
Chamber executive officers for 2012- 2013 are: President: Ileana Martin-Novoa, Katz/Novoa Architects & Planners; First Vice President: Michael Shapiro, The Alternative Press; Vice Presidents Louis LaSalle, Saint Barnabas Medical Center and Patti Brown, Investors Bank; and Co-Secretaries Claudia Kaufman, Weichert Realtors/Karp Homes; and Michael Kaufman, Cox Printers. Completing the list of officers are Treasurer Kim Kaminski, Peapack-Gladstone Bank; Immediate Past President Shayne Miller, Paper Mill Playhouse and Peter Webster, Hilton Short Hills, will serve as Executive Committee Member-At-Large.
Serving with the officers as members of the Board of Directors will be: Haydee Baculi and Sanford Edelman of Charlie Brown’s Steakhouse; Mitchell Boyarsky, Esq., Gibbons, PC; Michael L. Cohn, Michael L. Cohn & Associates, Inc., Richard Futter, Futter’s Shoes; Steven Hockstein, AHM Architects, LLC; John F. Jennings, Esq. and Dennis F. Klein, Rand, Feuer & Klein, LLC. Also serving on the Board are Michael McAvinue, The Mall at Short Hills; Donald O’Dea, Investors Bank; Lloyd Perkel, M. Blaustein Furrier; Mitchell Rait, Esq., Budd Larner, PC; Leigh Schaedel, Paper Mill Playhouse; Fred Smith, Deborah Gilbert Smith and Ralph Tarnofsky, Professional Audio Consultants.
Board of Directors Service Awards will be presented to outgoing Board members John Buchholz, The Buchholz Architectural Group, P.C.; Deborah Lerner, Lerner Duane Communication LLC and Roy Twiste, Tzell Park Avenue/Travel Leaders. Shayne Miller of Paper Mill Playhouse will receive special recognition as outgoing president.
Design and Renovation Awards will be presented to: Aldea Hair & Nails Studio, Box Car Bar & Grill, Charlie Brown’s Steakhouse and Flywheel Millburn.
Representing the business community for more than 50 years, the Millburn-Short Hills Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary, not-for-profit organization of business people pooling ideas, talents and resources to promote the economic health and welfare of the community. Assisting the Chamber in this effort is Principal Sponsor Investors Bank which has been serving New Jersey communities since 1926 and features a Millburn branch; Hilton Short Hills, a AAA Four-Diamond awarded hotel featuring eforea spa at Hilton and is the official hotel of the Millburn-Short Hills Chamber. Director Level sponsor The Mall at Short Hills is the area’s preeminent shopping destination and insurance firm Rand, Feuer and Klein, LLC, with more than 25 years in the insurance industry, is proud to be the Chamber’s Official Membership sponsor. Saint Barnabas Medical Center, a non-sectarian health care institution serving Millburn-Short Hills and the surrounding communities is a committed Friend of the Millburn-Short Hills Chamber.
For further information or to register please call the Chamber by Friday, May18 at 973-379-1198 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Attendance is limited and advanced registration is strongly suggested.