Getting to Know You and Your Industry

Membership Roundtable Discussion

Facilitated by President Elect Jesse Hoppes, Leaaf Environmental 

Thanks to member George Messina for catering this week’s networking event and roundtable discussion at the Rooftop on Basin.

GNOEA Members were asked to identify their type of business and share information on who the best clients would be for their company in an effort for GNOEA companies to understand each other’s needs.GNOEA Roundtable – Member companies recap


If you have a prospect, please have them connect with Jacquie Bonano, membership chair at [email protected]

Thank You & Announcements

Kevin Pedeaux, CR Coffee Shops was thanked for his gift donation.

Kevin Pedeaux, CR Coffee Shops thanked Kenny Knobloch, HELP! AC & Heating, for the installation of a new A/C.

Board nominations for the January 1, 2023 – June 30, 2023 term: Alison Barrios (term expired 12/31/22 – move to program chair), John Lagarde and George Messina – terms expire on 12/31/22. John Zollinger (term expires 12/31/22 and moved to Secretary/Treasurer).  Philip Rebowe, Postlethwaite & Netterville, Richard Juge, Re/Max Commercial Brokers, Rudy Smith, Rudy Smith Services, Bill Dalton, Firefly Marketing, replacing Alison Barrios, John Lagarde, George Messina, John Zollinger.  No other nominations were submitted from the floor. All were in favor.

Jacquie Bonano, JB Communications, will continue to chair the Membership Committee, Alison Barrios, Program Chairman is looking for volunteers to help find speakers/topics, John Lagarde volunteered to assist with the Budget/Finance Committee.

Jacquie Bonano, JB Communications shared information about micro groups within the GNOEA membership. Members that belong to a business group meet about once a month with some sharing their business information amongst the group and/or ideas on how to handle or manage business issues/concerns. Members can also form their own group. If interested contact Cathy Vienne at [email protected]

Q4 Dues reminder

Upcoming Meeting Schedule

  • December 15th – Christmas Party hosted by M/M Todd Clower
  • December 20th & 27th – Merry Christmas – No Meeting
  • January 3rd – Happy New Year – No Meeting
  • January 10th – Downtown Development District Update
  • January 17th – Barrios Real Estate Site Visit
  • January 24th – TBD

Check website for updates and bulletins that include upcoming events. Meeting events are on the calendar.