Being Bruce -: Strictly Business in Leland at Antonio's - Nov 11, 2009

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Strictly Business in Leland at Antonio's - Nov 11, 2009

For the first time The Big Talker FM's Strictly Business "crossed over the bridge" to Leland for a business networking event last evening. Even though it was pretty rainy we had a fine turnout, so good that they're coming back again to the same location on December 16th (be there from 5PM till??.

Below North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce President George Murray of Murray Art & Frame greets guests while Big Talker FM Morning Show host Curtis Wright looks on.

Anna Schraff of Boys and Girls Homes, James Arnold of South East Commercial Services, and Steve Haughey of Worldwide Express.

Crowd shots.

Curtis did the drawing with the assistance of Producer and Photographer Paige Freeman.

Dana and Scott Ball of Coastal Document Systems.

Daniel Traveria and his family. They make Plaintain Chips locally and are starting to distribute them to food stores and restaurants.

There's David Merrill (I never seem to get a face shot, but at least a side shot is better than his back) - David's the guy who publishes the Wilmington Networking Event calendar.

Derek Sellers of Sea-Comm Media and Shari Watters of Deltacom.

Doug Tarble, Small Business Coordinator at Cape Fear Community College.

Erin Alderman of Nationwide Insurance and Sean Skutnik of Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Realty.

A bunch of folks,,with Frank Bullara from Bugsy's Cigars in the middle and Rick Huston on the right.

Frank Williams from Pioneer Strategies, Paige Freeman, and Doug from Sea-Comm Media.

Jamaye Despaigne of Wilkinson & Associates and Pat Herrmann of Morton Shull Advertising. Pat helped us (the North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce) by selling raffle tickets that benefitted the chamber. Thanks, Pat.

Jerry Ellis oof Telecom and Rick Huston of U-First.

Telcom's Jerry Ellis and Stephanie Williams from Edward Jones.

NBM magazine's Justin Williams and Sea-Comm's Derek Sellers.

Alpha Mortgage's Lam Nguyen and his wife Samantha Nguyen, a designer with Samantha's Coastal Interiors.

Paul Whitehouse in the background, with James Arnold of South Eastern Commercial Services and Linda Eldred of Tuscany Tile & Design.

Robert Freeman of Land Tech landscape company.

NBCC Executive Director Terry Grillo and my buddy Aaron Aiken.

Terry, Bradford Mortgage's Dana Fisher, and Blue Dog Network's Dana Vizneau.

Tony Vlach of Nationwide Commercial Insurance and Dennis Johnson.

Remember, you can always find out where the next Strictly Business and other events are being held in the greater Wilmington area (which includes North Brunswick County) by going to .