Please Join US Thank you to our
―2011 Select Business Sponsor‖
Friday, June 10, 2011.
Plum Chamber Luncheon
We would like to welcome guest speaker:
Wayde D. Nelson, Business Advisor
Core Money Engine
Topic of Discussion: ―Your Ideal target market
and why it’s important to know‖
Save the Date!!
Time: 11:30 am—1:00 pm
Location: Bella Luna Trattoria Saturday, October 8, 2011
5060 William Penn Highway 2nd Annual Plum Chamber Golf Outing
Monroeville, PA 15146
$20 members/$25 nonmembers (If you are interested in helping this committee or becoming a
Please register at www.plumchamber.com or call sponsor, please contact the office).
office at 412-772-8420
CHAMBER MEMBER NEWS
“A Minute to Win It” If you have business related news that you
After Hours Business Event think is important to the chamber and its
members, please contact the chamber office at
Plum Community Center 412-772-8420 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Put the “U” in commUnity
—Meet and network with members of the business community “Early Bird Business Builder”
—Learn about potential opportunities to expand your customer/
client base Held on the second & fourth
—Discover and be a part of the new plans Wednesday of every month!
for building a better community
June meetings are as follows:
Make every minute count —Join us: Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Thursday, June 16, 2011 Seth DeSabato, CHI Signs & Designs
5:00 to 6:30 pm Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Plum Community Center Tracy Quicker, Palms Therapeutic Massage LLC
499 Center-New Texas Road
Time: 7:45 a.m.— 8:45 a.m.
Plum, PA 15239 Location: S & T Bank
301 Unity Center Road, Plum
~Light fare and beverages will be served.
Get a jump start on your morning! Join us for Open Business
Register at www.plumchamber.com or call 412-772-84240 Networking. Plan on a 1 minute commercial about your
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May Networking Luncheon COMMUNITY….
Thank you to everyone who attended our Networking St. John the Baptist School Car Cruise, June 12, 2011. St John
Luncheon at Pugliano’s Italian Grill. It was unfortunate the Baptist Church/School, Corner of Unity Center Road and
that our guest speaker was unable to Millers Lane in Plum—June 12th from 1:00 –5:00 pm (car regis-
tration starts at 12:45pm)/
attend due to a business emergency,
Car Entry Fee is $5.00 and Dash Plaques will be given to the first
but it was a great opportunity for every-
100 cars—Vendors, Chinese Auction, 50/50, including a progressive
one in attendance to showcase their
50/50 raffle (drawn in October), food, DJ and fun!!! (rain date is Sep-
business and upcoming events. tember 18, 2011) Please call the school at 412-793-0555 for more
Thank you to Gary Pugliano and Pugliano’s Italian Grill
for the great food. We are never disappointed. Please
Strawberry Festival 2011, Friday, June 10, 2011 from 4 pm–7 pm
consider patronizing this restaurant the next time you An Old Fashioned Strawberry Festival will take place at the Presby-
are dining out! terian Church of Plum Creek 550 Center New Texas Road, Plum.
There will be lots of food including barbeque sandwiches, hot dogs,
Pugliano’s Italian Grill and Catering cold and hot beverages, fudge, and plenty of strawberries, cake, and
1808 Golden Mile Hwy., Plum, PA ice cream available. There will be no charge for refreshments but a
Phone: 724-327-8991 free will offering will be taken.
To Our Members…..
The Plum Chamber of Commerce will be having a food booth at the 2011 Plum Community Festival.
We will be selling hot dogs and hamburgers. We are looking for members who are interested in
volunteering 1-2 hours of their time to help out in our booth. If you are interested in helping out,
please contact the Plum Chamber office at 412-772-8420 to reserve a 1-2 hour time block. Please
consider volunteering your time! We look forward to hearing from you.
Plum Community Festival - Larry Mills Park, O'Block Road, Plum, PA
Pride in our Community
Friday, July 29, from 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm—Saturday, July 30, from 2:00 pm – Fireworks
The Plum Community Festival is a FREE fun-filled time with prizes, live entertainment, food, games, and Zambelli Fireworks! The
fireworks are paid for by the Plum Community Festival. If you would like to donate funds towards the fireworks, please contact Lenny
Dunnivan at email@example.com.
There are nominal fees for food, games and some activities. Proceeds benefit individual organizations and/or the festival.
If you would like to register your business or non-profit organization as a participant, please register at
www.plumcommunityfestival.com, "Registration" link. If your business would like to sponsor a tent or event, please select the
"Sponsorships" link at www.plumcommunityfestival.com.
Coming Soon: The Green Plum Market Our First Annual Monte Carlo Fundraiser
A Local Farmer’s Market & Vendors (Saturday, April 30, 2011)
July 2011 at 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. We would sincerely like to thank every Chamber mem-
ber who made a donation to our Chinese Auction
Buy locally grown fruits and vegetables in Raffle:
season. Also available are tables for local crafters and
—Lottery ticket Basket donated by Trib Total Media
vendors. Please call Judi Fisher at 724-327-1952.
—Damon’s Gift Card donated by Grasinger Homes
—TGI Friday’s Gift Card donated by Grasinger Homes
MAY AFTER HOURS EVENT —$40 Palmieri’s Restaurant Gift Certificates donated by
THANK YOU —3 month YMCA Membership donated by E.S. YMCA
—Breakfast & Lunch Package to Nowalk’s Daily Grind donated by
Joyce Lock and Nowalk’s Daily Grind
—Golf Themed Basket donated by Ron Boller, Boller Financial Services
First Commonwealth Bank —Fantastic Sam’s Hair Care Basket donated by Holly Hill, Fantastic
Sam’s of Plum
—Italian Foods Gift Basket donated by RoseMarie’s Italian Market
— Nesbit’s Family Fun Package—donated by Nesbit’s Lanes
—Teeth Bleaching Gift Certificate donated by
Chatlos Family Dentistry
...for hosting last month’s business after hours event . If —Basket of Cheer—Courtesy of Plum Chamber
you were in attendance, then you had a great opportunity —$100 Comp Solutions Gift Certificate donated by Ken Westrick, Comp
to meet and network with over 35 business members in Solutions
our community. Everyone was extremely impressed with —Home Safety Basket w/$50 Target Gift card donated by Dom Borriello,
Borriello Insurance Agency
the great display of delicious food and drinks that were
—Relaxation/Body Care Basket donated by Tracy Quicker, Palms Thera-
provided! A beautiful gift basket was also raffled off to a peutic Massage LLC
lucky business member. Thank you to everyone who —Royal Flush—Free porta john rental for an event donated by Kathy
came out to support this event and thank you again to Corcetti, Royal Flush
First Commonwealth for hosting this successful event. —Corcetti Chiropractic Gift Certificate for Free Screening and evaluation
donated by Kathy Corcetti
—1,000 Free Business cards donated by Minuteman Press, Plum
—SILENT AUCTION ITEM...NFL FOOTBALL SIGNED BY STEELER
GREAT JEROME BETTIS
Member to Member Discounts Donated by Mark Flaherty—Allegheny County Controller
Please contact our office if you would like to offer other
We would also like to thank everyone who dedicated
Chamber members a discount on your services. En-
their time to help make this event a success, espe-
closed is a current list of our member to member dis- cially:
counts. This information is also included on our website
at www.plumchamber.com. Monte Carlo Event Committee: Ryan Antonucci, Tracy Mitchell,
Anthony Tierno, Chris Zozula, Emil Heintzinger and Suzanne
Monte Carlo Event Assistants: Tracy Quicker, Renee Antonucci,
Please consider becoming involved the Geetika Tandon
planning of one of our upcoming special
events. They will be working on some of Master of Ceremonies: Emil Heintzinger
our upcoming events for 2011 including: Game Dealers: Poker—Chris Zozula, Roulette—Ryan Antonucci
& Renee Antonucci, Black Jack—Dr. Scott Pint & Mike Silvert,
Business Trade Show: Date to be announced
Money Wheel—Chuck DeSabato
Golf Outing, scheduled for Saturday, October 8, 2011
Italian Buffet provided by RoseMarie’s Italian Market
This is a great opportunity to help your local Chamber, while
Music provided by MUZAK & Bill Calloway
meeting the business members in your community, building your
own business, and having fun!! We need your help to be suc- Playlist prepared by Erin Heintzinger
cessful and continue to grow! Beverages provided by Balson’s Distributor
Current Plum Chamber Members
A.E. Nicholas Construction Co., Inc. North American Karate and Fitness
AmeriServ Financial Bank Northwood Realty Services
BP Insurance, Inc. Nowalk Daily Grind
Bayne's Wild Life Pest Control Oakmont Country Club
Bill's Hometown Pharmacy PA State Senator
Boller Financial Services, Inc.(State Farm Agent) Palmieri's Restaurants
Borriello Insurance Agency (State Farm Agent) Palms Therapeutic Massage LLC
Bruce Construction, LLC Pattyn Computer Services
Bruce E. Dice & Associates, P.C. Pint Family Chiropractic
Charles W. Trenz Funeral Home, Inc. Pittsburgh Business Times
Chatlos Family Dentistry Plum Borough
CHI Signs & DeSigns Inc. Plum EMS
Comp Solutions, LLC Plum Rotary
Complete Business Services Plum Senior Community Center
Concordia Lutheran Ministries PNC Bank - Golden Mile Hwy.
Congressman Jason Altmire Professional Mortgage Group LLC
Contractor's Crossroad Pugliano's Italian Grill & Catering
Corcetti Chiropractic & Rehab Centre R. F. Mitall & Associates, Inc.
Board Members D. Johnson Insurance Agency (Erie Ins. Agent) Red Swing Group
Scott Pint DJSL Enterprises, LLC Royal Flush
President Dollars Inside S & T Bank
Ryan Antonucci East Suburban Family YMCA Sanders Video Services
Vice President Edward Jones Schultheis Bros. Co.
Mike Dell Energy Swing Windows, Inc. Shields Consulting
Treasurer Equity Advisor Group Shop 'n Save
Chris Zozula Fantastic Sam's Signs of Excellence, Inc.
Recording Secretary First Call Plumbing SK Management
Emil Heintzinger First Commonwealth Bank/Murrysville SRI Onsite Drapery Cleaning/Elegant Touch
Director of Membership Grasinger Homes Inc. St. John the Baptist School
Geetika Tandon Golden Years Management Standard Bank
Director of Events Holiday Park Apartments State Farm Insurance—Fred Stock, Agent
Howard Hanna State Representative Joe Markosek
In Community Magazines Super Media
Staff INNOVA BENEFIT Services, LLC Superior Window Manufacturing Inc.
Laurie Borriello It's All Clean, Inc. The Garland Agency, Inc.
Director Junction Climate Control Inc. The Greeting Gallery
Stephanie Shields Kings Family Restaurant The Meritage Group
Consultant Kubit Chiropractic Clinic Tomasits Landscaping, Inc.
Gwen Sullivan Loan Web USA Triangle Benefit Services, Inc.
Committee and Special Mallisee Farm Kennel Trib Total Media
Events Coordinator Meli Plastering, LLC Tyler Mountain Water and Coffee
Merrill Lynch Unity Chiropractic Inc.
Office Hours: MetLife Financial Services UPMC Community Relations/Corp. Services
Monday—Thursday Minuteman Press WPC Sportswear and Specialties
9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. Nesbit's Lanes Inc. Ventec Refrigeration Inc.
Phone: 412-772-8420 New Hope Functional Medicine & VPS-Reliance Business Solutions
Fax: 412-772-8231 Chiropractic Zaiaka Authentic Indian Cuisine
email: Nezen Creation, LLC Zucco Security
Please consider using one of our members the next time you are in need of a service that
they provide! Check our website often for a current list of member to member discounts.
*Indicates New Members