Please join us for our fantastic monthly meeting
10 am September 8, 2016*
At Somfy Headquarters
121 Herrod Blvd
Top 5 Key Concerns for Any Small Business
* Please note this is the second Thursday
This meeting will feature a panel discussion with experts in the fields of law, marketing, accounting and banking. They will cover the core concerns of: Sustainability, Visibility, Consistency, Durability and Growth, in the operation of a small business. These concepts impact every business owner and our members will not only hear from each profession but also have the opportunity for plenty of Q&A. It promises to be a lively, educational and interactive discussion.
Our Speakers include:
Loraine Kasprzak, founder and managing director of Advantage Marketing Consulting Services LLC, has over 15 years of hands-on experience in marketing communications and strategy. One of Loraine’s strengths is her ability to help her clients clarify their thinking so that they can focus and fine-tune their message for the marketplace. She holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from Manhattan College and an MBA in Marketing from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
Maria T. Rollins, CPA, MST, is a founder and partner at KRS CPAs. She works directly with business owners and individuals to help maximize wealth, lower costs and develop tax planning strategies. With 20+ years of public accounting experience, Maria understands the challenges businesses face and provides the tax and financial advice they need to succeed. She has a BS in Accounting from William Paterson University and a Master’s of Science in Taxation from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Maria is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York and New Jersey Societies of CPAs.
Lisa Wagner is Vice President and Business Development Officer at ConnectOne Bank. She has over 16 years of banking experience in both regional and community banking institutions. Lisa has been working with companies by providing financial guidance and banking products to business professionals so they utilize the appropriate financial solutions to grow their business.
Jason Meisner, Esq. is a Partner of the law firm of Coughlin Duffy LLP and the Practice Group Leader of the Firm’s Commercial Services Group. Jason’s practice concentrates in business counseling and litigation representing clients from startup sole proprietorships to large corporations. Jason has focused on guiding businesses through operational, legal and practical difficulties using creative solutions to avoid risk and achieve objectives in the most cost effective means possible.