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 Retail Bakers

Fall / Winter 2011 Newsletter 
New York State Bakers Officers

Chairman of the Board 

Biagio Settepani



Joe Gifoli

1st Vice President
Aaron Wasserman
2nd Vice President
Nick Stork
Werner Simon
Edward Maher
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Welcome to our New York State Bakers newsletter. As we enter the holiday season, many of our customers await the new products that come with the change of seasons,such as pumpkin muffins, jelly apples, pumpkin and coconut custard pies, to name a few. Pumpkin Bread also sells well and Ed has included a recipe for it below. 

I wish you the best in baking.


Joseph Gifoli
New York State Annual Inauguration / Meeting


Annual Convention  

Was held at

Danford's Hotel and Marina in Port Jefferson



Danfords Hotel & Marina

On October 16, 2011, The New York State bakers convened at the Danford Inn in Port Jefferson, L.I. to re-install Joe Gifoli for his second term as President. The weather was perfect, the scenery beautiful , a banquet celebration topped the perfect evening. Joining the festivities were Joe's wife Judy and daughter Angelica. 


Westchester Bakers are featured in Weschester Weddings


Dessert Table Options from the Westchester County Bakeries and Shops
  With Ideas for Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter Themes 


Click on the logo below to view Westchester BakersDesserts

Westchester Weddings



Baker's Corner


Pumpkin Bread
Pumpkin Bread


  Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Recipe- Compliments of Eddie Maher

Charlie Tola of Lulu's Bakery

featured in Modern Baking


Lulu's Bakery- not afraid of change

Aug 15, 2011 4:54 PM, by Katherine Martin, chief editor

When Charlie Tola dreamed of opening a business, he pictured an Italian-American bakery; however, the Fresh Meadows neighborhood demanded something different. For the last 12 years, the bakery and neighborhood have adapted to one another..............Click below to read full article

Modern Baking
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Charlie Tola
Charlie Tola


All Things Baking- Shaumburg, IL
Oct 2 & 3rd
Many New York Bakers visited Chicago for the All Things Baking convention. Everyone came home with new ideas, products and full of enthusiam. 
All things baking 2
Rich Reinwald giving a marketing presentation
All things Baking 1
Rich Reinwald, Paul Sapienza (Birthday Boy) , Joe Gifoli, Eddie Maher and Lincoln Kretchmar going to dinner at Webers Grill
Up Coming Events

Atlantic Bakery Expo

When: March 18 & 19th 2012

Where: Atlantic City Convention Hall  



Nassau & Suffolk Bakers Workshop and  Meeting

When:Wed, November 30th   3pm - 6pm
Where:   Paddys Loft Restaurant 

1286 Hicksville Rd (Route 107)

Massapequa, NY 11758




New York State Bakers Board of Directors Meeting

When:Monday, Nov 9th, 3PM
Where: Millerridge Inn
Jericho, NY 11753
P: (516) 931-2201

Westchester Bakers Meeting
When:Wednesday, Nov 2nd , 4pm
Where: Roasted Peppers Restaurant,  320 Mamaroneck Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY  914-341-1140 
RSVP Please -
Rosanne Rush

Cell phone # is 914 255-5991.

New York State Association of Manufacturing Retail Bakers
640 Route 25A
Rocky Point, NY 11778