Home Invites Members Groups Events Directories Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Forums Chat
Home > News > Post Content
 Hempstead, L.I. - Networking in the Hub Draws Business Owners & Professionals throughout Tri-State Area (1791 hits)
Left to Right: Mayor Wayne Hall, Don Durant, Honoree, Leone Baum, Honoree, Max Rodriquez, Honoree, Mark Bonilla, Hempstead Town Clerk, Phil Andrews, President, 100 Black Men of Long Island, Inc.

Honorees at African American Museum Hub Event

Hempstead, NY - Long Island has been long considered the Hub or epicenter of business. Recognizing this fact, small business owners around the region converged on Hempstead on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 in an effort to network and to develop strategies that would help them stimulate their own personal economic success.

Dubbed "Networking Tuesdays in the HUB," the event brought small business owners, community and civic leaders together to share information and support each other in these tough economic times, giving these professionals the opportunity to meet and talk with others in business and get results for what they want to do. Each participant had the opportunity to introduce and/or promote his or her business.

The special guest speakers for the event were Phil Andrews, CEO PA Public Relations Company/President 100 Black men of Long Island, Inc.

Topic: How to Master the art of Networking to Increase Your Bottom Line

Gail Lewis, Toastmaster Ė Mastering the art of a Great Elevator Speech.

A host of dignitaries attended and participated in the Hub Awards and Networking affair such as Hon. Deputy County Executive Dr. Phillip Elliot, Hon. Mayor Wayne Hall, and Hon. Mark Bonilla, Hempstead Town Clerk were in attendance to pay homage to honorees Leone Baum, Former President, Hempstead Chamber of Commerce, Don Durant, Former owner of Copy Man Copy Centre/Author of Nine Award Winning Books, and Max Rodriquez, Former Trustee Village of Hempstead/President, Hempstead Cuban Civic Association, and Ray Thomas Representative for Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, and Fran Becker, Legislator, Nassau County Legislative District 6 (All government representatives in attendance presented special award recognition to honorees).

"Community development is an important idea, and it is central to returning the Village of Hempstead to its glorious past and rightful title as the Hub of Nassau County," said Claude Gooding, Commissioner of Community Development Agency for the Village of Hempstead.

Networking Tuesdays in the HUB, a Business-2-Business event is presented by Hempstead community-based newspaper, The Hempstead/Uniondale Times, along with Power Networking Business Seminar Series.

The event was covered by the local press TV and newspaper.

For further information, registration, sponsorship and benefits, call (516) 292-1263 o For more information via email contact us at hutimes@aol.com.

Donít forget to book mark http://networkinginthehub.eventbrite.com. To be placed on our email list for future events email us @ hutimes@aol.com

Posted By: phil andrews
Saturday, August 4th 2012 at 10:40PM

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
Good post
Monday, August 6th 2012 at 6:04AM
Elynor Moss
Thanks Elynor for the great. Feedback on news!
Sunday, August 12th 2012 at 4:12AM
phil andrews
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
Award Winning Actor and Producer Kevin Byrd Annual Reminder September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
SECOND ANNUAL LONG ISLAND AFRICAN AMERICAN-CARIBBEAN PARADE & FESTIVAL SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2014 AT 10:00AM
Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, honors Retired Brigadier General George A. Jones
Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, launches Series of Minority Biz Certifications Workshops
Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.ís Day of Networking and Pampering a Huge Success
Colby Christina Professional Actor,Singer & Dancer in the lead role in play "The Liberation of Mother Goose"
L.I., N.Y. - Keith H. Burgess selected to serve as Secretary of Long Island African Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
Durham, North Carolinia - New Book by Author Kezia Davis Shows Readers how to Discover their True Idenity
Forward This Article Entry!
News Home

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Photobucket
Events
Latest Photos
>> more | add
Latest Member Activity
renee wiggins just edited her profile. 06:07PM
lynn pinder just posted a article entitled 'starting in september 2014 - consultations to help change agents thrive!'. 05:03PM
lynn pinder just posted a article entitled 'christian book lovers' fellowship set for october 18th in savannah, ga'. 10:20AM
lynn pinder just posted a article entitled 'unity day 2014 - st. abraham baptist church'. 10:18AM
gregory boulware just became friends with lynn pinder. 10:11AM
lynn pinder just became friends with gregory boulware. 10:11AM
shanya beasley just edited her profile. 07:52AM
shanya beasley just joined a new club (promoting christian writers). 07:43PM
shanya beasley just became a new member. 06:08PM
gary rhule just became a new member. 10:36AM
valentina moza just edited her profile. 09:52PM
valentina moza just became a new member. 09:36PM
>> more | invite friends