Chairman’s Corner Northland Christmas
Isn’t it funny how every year we are surprised when the Store NEEDS Paper
holidays “sneak up” on us? It’s time to order the turkey,
make family plans, and do some decorating around the Towels!
house. The Chamber is not exempt from this annual
Once again this year the
occurrence and has a lot of activities and opportunities for
you to participate in. Chamber will be supporting the
Northland Christmas Store.
This year we have been asked
Each year the Chamber collects a specific item for the Northland
Christmas Store. A few years ago it was grape jelly, last year it was to collect rolls of paper towels.
macaroni and cheese, and this year it is paper towels. You can drop off Our goal this year is to collect
your donation at the Chamber offices, or bring them to the November 1,000 or more rolls for
luncheon. In addition to our donation, the Chamber also volunteers at the
Northland families. If you
Northland Christmas Store. If you are interested in participating, let
Tiffany or Amy know. It is very rewarding and only takes a few hours. would like to donate please
drop your paper towels off at
the chamber office. As in
Next on the calendar is our November Holiday Luncheon on the 15th at
the Elks. This is our last official luncheon meeting of the year and is previous years, this is sure to
always well attended. be a huge success. Our new
address is 6913 N. Cherry St.
December 7th is the Annual Awards and Installation Banquet. This year
it will be held at the KCI Hilton. The evening will be full of good
company, good food and lots of cheer. Scott Wingerson, your 2008
Chairman of the Board, and the 2008 Board of Directors will be installed
at the banquet and the 2007 awards will be presented. If you are
interested in providing a gift basket for the silent auction, please contact
Anita Newsom. Last year over $1,200 was raised at the auction for our
Here’s to a happy holiday season for everyone!
Anita Skehen What’s Inside
Chairman of the Board ● November Events
● New Members
2007 GACC Board of Directors
Thank you for renewing your chamber investment!
Bank Midwest M & I Bank
Anita Skehen, Chairman
RPT of Kansas City Bank of America Mortgage St. Pius X High School
James Shevling, Immediate Past Chair Climate Control Heating & Cooling Stallings-Hittner Financial Services
Scott Wingerson, Chair-Elect & Farm & Home Builders Tiffany Greens Golf Resort
VP of Education
City of Gladstone
Knights of Columbus - Tri-County True Busy for You
Tony Conforti, Treasurer Krueger & James Insurance Vellar Consulting
Tony Conforti, CPA
Westlake “Ace” Hardware
Dorothy Beckham, VP of Chamber
Time Warner Cable
Steve Otto, VP of Membership Welcome New Members
Creative Communications Thru Storytelling
Anita Newsom, VP of Special Events
Michael Ryan, VP of Legislation Lyn Cheek
A.G. Edwards & Sons
2850 Kendallwood Parkway
Gladstone, MO 64119
Antioch Bible Baptist Church P 816-414-3222
Michelle Barone F 816-455-8612
On A Wing And A Prayer November 1, 2007 4:00 p.m.
Jack Miller Chrysler Jeep Clay County Public Health Center
Cynthia Hopper 800 Haines Drive, Liberty, MO
Kathy Briggs in the Oakwood Business Park
First Bank of Missouri
Dr. David Stewart
North Kansas City Schools
Keller Williams Northland Partners Realty November 8, 2007 4:00 p.m.
North Kansas City Beverage
Bruce Cramer 6410 N. Prospect, Gladstone, MO
Smith Barney The October Business After Hours was
Kellie Eisenhauer hosted by On A Wing And A Prayer. Owner
Mary Kay Cosmetics Michelle Barone and Councilman Wayne
Staff: Beer chat over pizza.
Amy Harlin, President
Tiffany Nigro, Director of
After Hours and Beyond Membership Luncheon
After Hours networking Membership luncheon is November 15
The Gladstone Area will be November 7 at The Northland Elks Lodge
Chamber of Commerce
6913 N. Cherry St.
Mary Kay Training Center Sponsored by Tony Conforti, CPA
Gladstone, MO 64118 Hosted by Kellie Eisenhauer
816-436-4523 6600A Royal St., Pleasant Valley Holiday Luncheon with Entertainment
Email Address: 5-6:30 Networking begins at 11:15 followed by
Website: Gladstonechamber.com Sponsored by lunch at 11:30
Business Hours: A.G. Edwards, Michael Ryan The cost is $15 for members
Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm $20 for Non- members.
Special Thanks to all of the City of Gladstone Employees that were so essential and helpful in
making Gladfest 28 a big success!
Thanks also to the dozens of Volunteers that make Gladfest possible!
Exclusive Event Sponsors Major
Brass Rail Climate Control Heating & Cooling
Commerce Bank Delaney Photography
Community America Credit Union Faubion United Methodist Church
Cripple Creek Rock Company Gladstone Dodge
First Bank of Missouri Pepsi
North Kansas City Beverage Sun Tribune
Northwest Missouri State University - Kansas City Center Van Chevrolet
Worth Harley-Davidson Merit Zuva Marketing
Antioch Bible Baptist Church
Gladstone Hy-Vee Food & Drug Store BankLiberty
Kansas City Power & Light Bank Midwest
North Kansas City Hospital Bank of the West
UMB Bank FASTSIGNS KC North
Fries Lawn & Leisure
Northland National Bank
Cochran Head Vick & Co, P.A.
Charles F. Curry Real Estate Co.
Gladstone City councilman Wayne & Judy Beer
Logan & Associates
My Flowers By Keefer
Your Home Consulting Team-Paul & Anita Skehen
Jim & Mary Roy
AG Edwards Ad
Partner Cornerstone Members
Your Ad Here!
For more information call
Kansas City Credit union Ad
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4:00 pm 5-6:30 pm Board Meeting,
Business After Chamber Office
Annual Banquet 4:00 pm
Meeting, Hours, Mary
Chamber Office Kay Training BankLiberty,
Center Antioch Branch
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6:00 pm Mayor’s Thanksgiving
Christmas Tree Office Closed Office Closed
Bank of Missouri,
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