CIRC November eNews & Events

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Register for Annual Joint Dinner - November 17 at The Waterfall

Registration is now open for our ANNUAL JOINT HOLIDAY DINNER at The Waterfall on Thursday, November 17 at 5:30. Don't miss this great networking event with other CRE professionals in the tristate area including: * SIOR * CCIM * CIRC + Suburban West REALTORS Association (SWRA) + the  Appraisal Institute (AI)


Thursday, November 17 * 5:30 - 8:30 (open 'til 9:30) p.m.
The Waterfall  (** New Location **)
3416 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703  (Directions)
Download Event Flyer
See who else is  Attending

Download Sponsorship "Registration Formor send an e-mail to Janet Pippert to discuss sponsorship, or to receive an invoice. Sponsorships are still available: sponsors' logo will be included on the Sponor Banner and will be displayed on the overhead projector and announced at the event. Sponsors may elect to have a Table or Floor Space for a company display. One ticket for the event - including one drink and dinner for one person. Cost: $250 for members. 

REGISTER or get MORE INFO using the link shown below:

Program Speakers Announced for the Joint Dinner

Our Joint Dinner Program this year will expand on the Claymont topic. We have assembled panelists that will provide brief updates on various projects of interest in the North Claymont Area, including:

Dave Gula of WILMAPCO - will talk about the North Claymont Area Master Plan

Heather Dunnigan of WILMAPCO - will share DTC's plan to build the new $40M Claymont Train Station. 

Brett Saddler of Claymont Renaissance Development Corporation - will give a brief overview of the Manufacturing and Industrial Zone projects currently in the works, such as the $100M expansion by Linde, Sunoco Logistics, General Chemical, and others in  nearby Marcus Hook.

Steve Collins of Commercial Development Company/Environmental Liability Transfer - will wrap up with a brief overview of progress on the former Claymont Steel site. See aerial images of what it looks like today!

Look Who's in the News! Maybe you!

Visit the 10-14-16 Digital Edition of and view our CIRC association page on page 14 A.

*Remember, if CIRC members would like to be shown on the facing page, contact Linda Christman for our special association rates and to discuss placement at:

Linda Christman
781-871-3456 , fx: 781-871-5299, Cell: 617-842-1372


Welcome new Members!

At its 3rd quarterly meeting, the Membership Committee reviewed and approved the following applicants for membership.


Shown in photo (to the right of Jim Manna, from Left:)

Matthew Brainard - BrightFields, Inc.
Shane Serpico - Collins Business Systems, Inc.
Craig Smith - Landmark Science & Engineering
Patrick J. "PJ" Meyer - SB Real Estate, LLC

Not shown:

Scott A. Schaffer, MBA, CFP - TD Bank
Kevin K. Thomas, Jr., CPA - IFS Insurance
Celeste Clancy - Wells Fargo, N.A.
G. Stephen Williams - Wells Fargo, N.A.

 "Active" membership begins with the payment of dues which will be billed. The membership committee, chaired by Jim Manna of BrightFields, will hold it's 4th quarter meeting in December. Prospective new members are encouraged to attend a CIRC event and meet with members of the committee.


Congratulations to member Kimberly Connell, president of First State Elevator, who has been named Business Woman of the Year by the New Castle County Chamber. You may know Kim, she often greets you as you arrive at our lunch meetings.

Schedule of CIRC Events

November 17 (Thurs.) 
Annual Joint Dinner * SIOR * CCIM * CIRC_* Suburban West Realtors * Appraisal Institute
5:30-9:30 at Harry's or The Waterfall, 3416 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703

December 14 (Wed.) 
CIRC Annual Holiday Luncheon
11:30-1:30 at Univsity & Whist Club
10:30 - Board of Directors Meeting
Charities: Food Bank of Delaware [food donations welcome] & Boys & Girls Clubs of  Delaware [buy 50-50 raffle tickets]

January 11, 2017 (Wed.)
CIRC Monthly Luncheon 
11:30-1:30 at The Belle

February 8 (Wed.) 2017
CIRC Monthly Luncheon & Continuing Education
11:30-1:30 at The Belle
Continuing Ed: Agency AM & PM 
8:30 a.m. Agency - for all PA/MD/NJ licensees *DON'T MISS THIS SPECIAL OFFERING / relates to new requirements & NJ's 4/30/17 deadline for credits. 
1:30 p.m. Agency - for DE and MD licensees

Continuing Education REGISTRATION IS OPEN

Download our Continuing Education Registration Form HERE or click the link below.

NOTE that our first day of classes will be on February 8, 2017 and the second - on April 12 are VERY IMPORTANT in helping you to meet your NJ CE requirements (which you must completed by 4/30/17), and in addressing changes to CE requirements in MD and PA. (The morning 2/8/17 class cannot be combined with DE courses, so - please - take these courses NOW in this special offering.

We will be posting additional classes, but these six CE courses will go a long way to getting you on your way to STRESS-FREE LICENSE RENEWAL in DE, PA, NJ, and MD.

REGISTER ONLINE.  Follow the link below to view or register for classes.

*Multiple Days-Classes - if you would like to receive an invoice for multiple days/classes, please contact Janet bt email at