Register Today for March Meeting
March 14 Membership Lunch & Networking
Registration for next Wednesday's lunch meeting at the Clarion Belle Hotel got off to a late start. We would really appreciate if you would take a minute now to check your schedule and register if you have not already done so already.
We believe our program this month is especially important for DEVELOPERS, OWNERS, CONTRACTORS, BUILDERS, ARCHITECTS/ENGINEERS and others who have a stake in and can benefit from seeing more commercial construction able to move forward in the county.
New Castle County Executive Paul G. Clark will talk about his New jobs Initiative and other programs and points of interest.
Our lunch menu has a St. Patty's Day flair with Corned Beef and Cabbage, as well as Cod Fish for those not eating meat and plenty for vegetarians as well.
BUT PLEASE, REGISTER NOW!
A Fond Farewell to Jayne Armstrong, SBA District Director
Greg Ellis, CIRC President, awarded Jayne Armstrong with a plaque commemorating CIRC's appreciation for her great service to the commercial and industrial real estate community in Delaware, through her support and tireless promotion of the SBA's 504 loan program.
At our February Membership meeting, Jayne Armstrong and Michael Rossi, of the Delaware District U.S. Small Business Administration office, provided an informative and interesting presentation about their small businesse successes, programs, and the benefits of the 504 commercial real estate loan program.
Jayne Armstrong, announced she was leaving for a similar post in Richmond, Virginia. Armstrong, who arrived at the Delaware job in 1999, will be director of the SBA's Virginia district office. She is relocating to Richmond this month.
"It's time to move on to a new challenge, and I'm kind of driven by challenges" Jayne said. Before coming to Delaware, Armstrong was district director of the agency's West Virginia district office. She also served as regional advocate for the Office of Advocacy, where she organized the 1995 White House Conference on Small Business.
The SBA provides advice, advocacy and financial assistance for small businesses. See oversaw a team of eight and was the first district director in Delaware.The Delaware SBA office will continue to operate with its experienced staff. If you have questions, contact Mike Rossi or Natalie Hall for assistance.
Are you on the list for March 14 attendance yet?
Randy Bailey − Business Interiors & Supplies
Neeraj Batta, P.E. − Batta Environmental
John Birmingham − Cushman & Wakefield of Delaware
Todd Breck, AIA, P.E. − Breckstone Architecture
S. M. Brooks − Interior Resource Group, Inc.
Ed Ciano − Pettinaro Management
Paul G. Clark − New Castle County Executive (Speaker)
Jessica Cowperthwait − TD Bank
Stephen Dobraniecki − NAI Emory Hill
Janet Dougherty − Fulton Bank
Jesse Evans − M&T Bank
Carmen Facciolo − NAI Emory Hill
Pat Forester − STAT Office Solutions
Paul Gallagher − Commercial Insurance Associates
Michael Gallo − American Seaboard Exteriors
R. Clayton Greer, P.E. − Ten Bears Environmental, L.L.C.
Andrew Groof − Candidate for U.S. Senate – Delaware Green Party
John Hatfield − Colonial Parking, Inc.
Douglas Hershman, Esq. − Bayard, P.A.
Jonathan Hickey − NAI Emory Hill
Karl Kalbacher, P.G. − New Castle County Redevelopment
David Kenney, CCM, CTP − TD Bank
E. Lynell Laws − National Penn Bank
H. Daniel Lesher − Patterson-Woods Commercial Properties - Corfac Int'l.
Jeanine Losino − Regus
Susan McKillop − TD Bank
Marsha Meidling − Studio M Contract Interior Design LLC
John Newcomer, Jr., Esquire − Morris James LLP
Jim O'Hara, Jr. − NAI Emory Hill - Retail Division
Michael Panhuise − Duffield Associates
Steve Paxton − Indoor Air Solutions, Inc.
Dennis Phifer, , Esq. − New Castle County
Joseph Piccirilli − TD Bank
Janet Pippert − CIRC / LandmarkJCM
Nader Ramadan − Fox Chase Realty, LLC
Jill Riley − Cooperson Associates
Donald Robitzer − The Commonwealth Group
Louis Rosenberg − Mitchell Associates, Inc.
Marvin Sachs − Bellevue Realty Company
Lorraine Sheldon − Coldwell Banker Commercial - Amato Assoc.
Mark Shupe − Marling's Emergency Water Removal
Katherine Silicato − Gunnip & Company LLP
Colleen Smith − Courtyard Marriott at the University of Delaware
Jerome Smith − Smith Realty Company
Alan J. Spiro − Diversified Properties, Inc.
Michael Vanderslice − Environmental Alliance, Inc.
Christopher Weeks − Becker Morgan Group
Anna White − State of Delaware - International Trade and Development
Ted Williams, P.E. − LandmarkJCM
IF NOT, PLEASE REGISTER NOW!