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Queen Anne’s BNI Donates to Adopt A Bear

For the fourth year in a row, the Queen Anne’s Wednesday Chapter of BNI gathered to donate clothing and gifts to the Queen Anne’s Adopt-A-Bear Charity.

Pictured Left to right:
Back Row: Bob Gosselin, Bob Gosselin Photography; Doug McCartin, Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop; Ryan Carrion, Carrion Electric; Phil Duminel, JW McCartin Insurance; Norm Mushinsky, PrintCraft Printing; Omari Belt, A Comfort Zone HVAC

Front Row: Cindy Jacobs, Maryland Residential Management; Greg Thren, Paychex; Jim McBride, Capital One Bank; Casey Palmer, Palmer’s Plumbing; Cheryl McPherson, Capital One Bank; Brenda Zimmerman, Banker’s Life and Casualty; Tom Mazerski, Gateway Communications; Ron Bunch, House Calls Handyman Services.

The Chapter meets every Wednesday Morning at 7:30am at Ram’s Head Shore House.

Local BNI Chapter Announces Change in Leadership Team

The Talbot County Wednesday Morning BNI chapter welcomes a new leadership team for the April 2011 through March 2012 term.

The incoming leadership team is:

Mary Ann Henker, President – President, The Henker Group
Kathi Swann, Vice President – Independent Marketing Executive, Melaleuca
George Small, Secretary/Treasurer – Senior Sales Representative for German, Hersloff & Swanson, Inc.

The outgoing leadership team is:

Gretchen Stuecker, President – Branch Manager, BB&T
Charlie Leaver, Vice President – CPA, CBIZ
Kathi Dulin, Secretary/Treasurer – Owner, Harrison’s Flowers

Business Network International (BNI) is a business and professional networking organization whose primary purpose is to exchange qualified business referrals. It is the largest networking organization of its kind. Currently, BNI has over 3,050 chapters internationally and over 78 chapters locally. Last year, members of BNI passed over 6.2 million referrals which resulted in over $2.6 billion dollars worth of business for each other. BNI is unique because it allows only one person per profession to join a chapter.

About the Talbot County Wednesday Morning BNI Chapter
To learn more about the Talbot County Wednesday Morning BNI Chapter, please visit http://www.bnimaryland.com/chapter_details.asp?chap_id=5803 or contact Mary Ann Henker of The Henker Group at 410.253.7023 or mahenker@thehenkergroup.com.

New Leadership for Queen Anne’s BNI Chapter

The Queen Anne’s Chapter of Business Network International (BNI) announces a new leadership team effective April, 2011. Assuming the role of President is Jim McBride, Capital One Bank; Vice President, Cheryl McPherson, What’s Up? Eastern Shore and Secretary/Treasurer, Brenda Zimmerman, Banker’s Life. Jeannie Richardson, The Digital Architects, Todd Buchman, Reliable Water, Ryan Carrion, Carrion Electric and Eileen Nonemaker, Paradigm Associates will serve as the membership committee. Bob Gosselin, Bob Gosselin Photography, Cindy Jacobs, Maryland Residential Management Company, and Norm Mushinsky, PrintCraft Printing will serve as visitor hosts with Phil Dumenil of McCartin Insurance as sergeant at arms.  We invite the local business community to visit our local chapter to learn about the benefits of BNI membership and how it can positively affect your business. The Chapter’s weekly Wednesday breakfast meeting is held at Ram’s Head Shore House on Main Street in Stevensville from 7:15 – 9:00 am.

BNI is a business and professional networking organization that offers members the opportunity to share ideas, contacts and, most importantly, referrals.  There are over 3000 chapters of BNI worldwide including 85 chapters in Maryland, making BNI the world’s largest professional networking organization.

BNI’s Philosophy is Givers Gain – What goes around comes around!  Through this mutual support system, members help each other generate business by providing each other referrals.

The Queen Anne’s Chapter invites to you learn what we are all about:   We allow only one person from each profession; we meet every week to pass referrals; we believe in “Word of Mouth” advertising; we are structured, positive & supportive.
For more information contact Brenda at 443-477-7958.
www.bnimaryland.com
www.ramsheadshorehouse.com

Queen Anne’s BNI Chapter Supports Adopt-A-Bear Program

The Queen Anne’s Chapter of Business Networking International (BNI) gathered toys to support the local Adopt-A-bear Program helping local families celebrate the holidays.

BNI is a business and professional networking organization that offers members the opportunity to share ideas, contacts and, most importantly, referrals. There are over 3000 chapters of BNI worldwide including 85 chapters in Maryland, making BNI the world’s largest professional networking organization. BNI’s Philosophy is Givers Gain – What goes around comes around! Through this mutual support system, members help each other generate business by providing each other referrals. The Chapter meets at Ram’s Head Shore House on Main Street in Stevensville from 7:15 – 9:00 am. We invite the local business community to visit our local chapter to learn about the benefits of BNI membership and how it can positively affect your business.

For more information contact Eileen at 410-827-7417 or 443-988-8075
www.bnimaryland.com

BNI Visitor Day Scheduled for July 28, 2010

The Talbot County Wednesday Morning BNI chapter is hosting a Visitors Day on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 7:15 a.m. – 9:00 am at Coffee Cat in Easton.

Business Network International (BNI) is a business and professional networking organization whose primary purpose is to exchange qualified business referrals. It is the largest networking organization of its kind. Currently, BNI has over 3,050 chapters internationally and over 78 chapters locally. Last year, members of BNI passed over 6.2 million referrals which resulted in over $2.6 billion dollars worth of business for each other.

BNI is unique because it allows only one person per profession to join a chapter. Thus, once you’ve joined, none of your competitors can participate.

Coffee and a light breakfast will be available. Tony Nichols, Eastern Shore Ambassador of BNI will present the BNI secrets of successful through “word-of-mouth” marketing. RSVP to Mary Ann Henker by COB Monday, July 26, 2010 at 410.253.7023 or mahenker@thehenkergroup.com.

About the Talbot County Wednesday Morning BNI Chapter
To learn more about the Talbot County Wednesday Morning BNI Chapter, please visit http://www.bnimaryland.com/chapter_details.asp?chap_id=5803 or contact Mary Ann Henker of The Henker Group at 410.253.7023 or mahenker@thehenkergroup.com.