Attendance: 33
June 5, 2012


Yesterday, GNOEA held a “Morning Visitation” with Charlotte Binnings, Town & Country Travel. We had 32 members and one guest in attendance.

GNOEA would like to thank Charlotte and her associates for allowing us to visit with them and also, thanks to Joey & Vita DiMaggio for the great food!

Our next breakfast meeting will be held on June 12, 2012 at Ralph’s on the Park and our speaker will be Vince Gremillion, Restech Information Services, Inc. and his program will be on the following:

A computer security expert and Vince will be presenting scary facts and explaining what is happening in today’s cyber world.

Their program:
Show a step by step hacking incident
Explain a “drive by” infection
Explain what is a BOT and root kit
Show what your PC is doing when you click on a website
Discuss wireless security, passwords, best practices when using home PCs for business.
Discuss digital forensics and how to preserve data after an incident.


GNOEA will not have a breakfast meeting on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. The following week Tuesday, June 26, 2012 our program will be Jim Hudson, Iberiabank and it will be held at Ralph’s on the Park.


The Board of Directors will meet on Tuesday, June 26th, immediately following the breakfast meeting at the Ralph’s on the Park. All Board Members and Committee Chairman should attend. All members are welcome.


GNOEA has asked members that are not currently in a Business Group, but that would like to join a group to submit their names. So if a Business Group would like to accept a new member into their group, here are three members that would like to join a Business Group:

Kevin Alker 439-3990, Byron Hatrel 456-9654 and Vince Gremillion 733-5633 x3668.


The Board of Directors unanimously elected Stanton Murray to serve as our next President-Elect and Philip Rebowe to serve as our next Treasurer, both terms beginning July 1, 2012.

Also, congratulations to the following three members who were elected today by the General Membership to serve on the Board of Directors for the next eighteen months:

Joe Azzarello, Farrell Latour and Hank Tatje.


If you know of someone who is the owner, principal, or upper management (national companies only) of one or more of these Open Classifications, please give that name to the Membership Committee or invite them to a Tuesday morning breakfast. If you invite them to a breakfast meeting, please give the name and other information to either the President or Susan prior meeting.

Below please find a list of open classifications:

Air Conditioning
Aircraft Sales & Service
Appliance Sales and Service
Audiologist & Hearing
Automobile Dealership
Coffee Shop/Service
Commercial Window Treatment
Country Club / Golf Course
Courier Service
General Dentist
Direct Mail Advertising
Drug Store
Dry Cleaners
Equipment – Rental
Furniture Store
Glass Company
Interior Designer
Internet Search Engine Optimization
Janitorial/Cleaning Service
Medical Facility
Painting, Residential / Light Commercial
PEO/Workman’s Compensation
Physical Therapy
Plastic Surgeon
Property Management
Real Estate – Commercial
Sign & Banner
Sporting Goods
Supermarket Retail
Wine & Liquors


June 12, 2012 Vince Gremillion, Restech Information Service, Inc. – Ralph’s on the Park
June 19, 2012 No Breakfast Meeting
June 26, 2012 Jim Hudson, Iberiabank – Ralph’s on the Park
Board of Director’s Meeting
July 3, 2012 4th of July Holiday – No Breakfast Meeting

Thank you,
Susan Busby