When: Tuesday, October 27th @ 6:30 PM
Where: Point Breeze Restaurant, 114 Point Breeze Road, Webster
Cost: All local business owners or representatives are invited to attend FREE of charge.
Hot & cold appetizers will be served along with a cash bar. Come network with other local businesses!
Our guest speaker is Mitzi Weinman, author of "It's About Time! Transforming Chaos into Calm, A to Z"
, with the topic of Escaping Your TimeTraps - TimeFinder's Productivity Toolbox.
Board positions up for election include Vice President, Treasurer and 3-5 (1) year Directors.
Please email nomination interest or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
RSVP your attendance by 10/20 to email@example.com. Feel free to share with other local businesses.
About the speaker: Mitzi Weinman, founder of TimeFinder offers practical approaches to personal productivity. As a coach, workshop leader, professional speaker and author, she helps people develop good habits & techniques to reduce stress which can result from procrastinating, feeling disorganized and overwhelmed and rushing to get done things done at work and/or at home. Mitzi earned a bachelor's degree from the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Mitzi is the author of "It's About Time! Transforming Chaos into Calm, A to Z and lives in Needham, MA.
Thanks to all who came out to enjoy Summer Fest at the French River Park on June 27th! For pictures from the day go to our Facebook page HERE.
EARTH DAY CLEANUP RESULTS
The WDBA had another very successful Earth Day cleanup on May 2. 2.68 Tons (5,360lbs.) of trash and .54 tons (1080lbs.) of recycling were collected
from the roadside, riverside, lakeside, parks and vacant lots in Webster and Dudley by over 225 volunteers including individuals, local businesses and organizations, Girl & Boy Scout Troops and families of all ages. In addition, 287 tires were collected by Pete's Tire & Oil and several TV's were recycled. Special thanks to the following sponsors: The Last Green Valley; Pratt Trucking; Pete's Tire & Oil; Gentex Optics; MAPFRE Insurance; Honey Dew Donuts.
2015 Chili Cook Off champs show off their prizes with Isador's Organics owner Justin Szostakowski and prize sponsor Don Bourque of ActiveTemps
The 4th Annual Chili Cook Off, co-hosted by The Webster Dudley Business Alliance and Isador's Organics, was held on March 1st at Isador's Organics in Oxford. Over 100 people tasted and judged the entries and $558 was raised for the Hand Fruit Program run by Isador's who will be delivering fresh organic fruit to local elementary schools in Webster, Dudley and Oxford.
This year's winners are as follows: (pictured L to R)
Justin Szostakowski, owner of Isador's Organics; Brent Andersen of Auburn, 1st Place ; Mike Morin of Oxford, 3rd Place; Joe McCassie of Oxford, 2nd Place; Don Bourque of ActiveTemps, awards sponsor.
2014-15 WDBA Executive Board
Thank you for attending the WDBA Annual meeting & elections on October 28th at Point Breeze Restaurant in Webster.
2014-15 Officers and Board Directors are as follows:
(pictured L to R) Director John Tycz of Go Organic LLC; Treasurer Debra Rousseau of Rousseau Insurance; Vice President Don Bourque of ActiveTemps; President Debra Horan of Booklovers' Gourmet; Director Nancy Healy of The Citadel Company; Secretary Caryl Savard of Art! For Kids at Cindy's Art Studio; Director Lukasz Perzan of Insation Technologies
The WDBA is pleased to announce that our new local business member directories are printed and available in the following locations: Webster & Dudley town halls & public libraries; local banks; local member businesses. Pick up your copy today! Shop Local. Eat Local. Spend Local. Enjoy Local. Every dollar you spend in your community counts!! Thanks to Universal Tag in Dudley for a wonderful printing job and our other business sponsors ActiveTemps and Insation Technologies.
The Webster Dudley Business Alliance would like to thank all of our vendors & attendees who helped make the 4th Annual Sidewalk Sale Event a fun time on June 7th, 2014. Over 50 vendors offered a wide variety of wares and services. A special thank you to the town of Webster as well as police and fire departments for their assistance and support. Hope to see everyone next year!!
The Webster Dudley Business Alliance would like to thank everyone who helped make this year's Earth Day Cleanup such a huge success! 180 volunteers collected 4,620 pounds of trash, 780 pounds of recycling and miscellaneous items, 150 tires, and 100 pounds of recycled electronics. We would especially like to thank our sponsors who helped make the cleanup possible: The Last Green Valley, Pratt Trucking, Pete's Tire & Oil, MvP Technology, Papa Gino's, Gentex Optics, MAPFRE/Commerce Insurance, Daisy Print & Polar Beverages. Please show your appreciation by supporting them! We'd also like to thank the Webster Recreation Committee for sponsoring the first Earth Day Concert as well as t-shirts distributed to the volunteers.
Great job to all who participated! For some event photos click HERE
The Webster Dudley Business Alliance and Isador's Organic Fruit & Deli
of Oxford would like to thank everyone for helping make our 3rd Annual
Chili Cook Off a great success! Many people came out to sample and judge
17 entries and over $700 was raised for the Hand Fruit Program run by
Isador's. The program distributes fresh, organic fruit to local
elementary schools in Webster, Dudley and Oxford. Congratulations to the
winners; 1st place Brenda Ennis of Oxford, (far right) 2nd place tie
between Denise Granger of Webster(far left) & Justin Szostakowski of
Oxford (absent from photo), 3rd place tie between Carolyn Latham of
Oxford (2nd from right) & Kim Lamprey of Webster (2nd from left). Thanks
also to our sponsor Commerce Bank of Webster. We look forward to next
Photo #2 - L to R, Justin Szostakowski, owner of Isador's Organics; Mina Chebbani, Commerce Bank Manager-Webster Branch;
Kimberly Rzeznikiewicz, Commerce Bank Assistant Manager-Webster Branch; Senator Richard T. Moore.
The Webster Dudley Business Alliance, Isador's Organics & Commerce Bank