PBA Newsletter - November 2015
Inspiring Business Vitality   |   Exchanging Ideas   |   Building Connections 

BUSINESS OF THE MONTH                              

Your Care Medical Supply
2160 Penfield Rd

Your Care Medical Supply is a one-stop shop to meet individual's medical equipment needs, including stair lifts, CPAP supplies, and lift chairs. Its mission is to provide the best care to patients by showing compassion, professionalism, and respect. A to Z Medical Supply Inc (the company's official corporation name) strives to incorporate new products to insure patients benefit from what the industry has to offer, taking pride in educating their patients in order for them to make the best informed decision about their care. Owner Brad Cottier and Office Manager Amy Brewer, took some time out of their busy day to talk to us about their growing business. 
PBA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES                                          
with Jim Costello

Friday Nov. 13th
11:30am - 1:30pm

Penfield Country Club
1784 Jackson Road

Jim Costello, Director of Economic Development for the Town of Penfield, will present the current state of economic development in Penfield and share upcoming projects on the horizon. Each of Penfield's business districts will be discussed during the presentation and there will be opportunity for Q&A at the end.
In addition, elections for our Board of Directors will be held. The slate of 2015-2016 candidates will be posted shortly, along with brief bios about each candidate. Candidate information will also be available at the meeting. 

Only current PBA members may vote. Please make sure you are current on your dues prior to the event if you wish to vote. New member applications and renewal forms will be available at the door.

Networking begins at 11:30am. Members are encouraged to bring literature for the member information table.  Lunch and Program will be begin at 12:00pm.

Kindly RSVP by noon Today using the "Register Online" button below. 



Friday November 20th
11:45 - 1:00pm

MacGregors' Grill & Tap Room
1129 Empire Blvd.
Town of Penfield

Join us every month for lunch at one of Penfield's many lunch spots. This event is an opportunity for members (and guests) to gather for informal networking & lunch in support of PBA member restaurants.

No reservations are required but an
email confirmation is helpful for seating, or you may RSVP by using the "Register Online" button below.

Bring your business cards to share with members attending.



Monday December 7th
6:00 - 9:00pm

Shadow Lake
1850 Five Mile Line Rd

Join your fellow PBA members in celebrating the 2015 holiday season. Our Annual Holiday Party will begin at 6PM at Shadow Lake. A cash bar and hors d'oeuvres will be provided.

Share some holiday cheer with fellow PBA members, local business leaders and friends. We will have an info sharing table as well, so bring your flyers and business cards to spread the word about your business.

This event is FREE for Members and $10 per person for Non-Members and Guests. 

In addition, we are looking for non-perishable donations for the Penfield Ecumenical Food Shelf. Please consider bringing one of the following needed items:
  • Hamburger Helper
  • Campbell's Chunky Style Soups
  • Boxes of Rice and Pasta
  • Cereal
  • Canned Vegetables

***RSVP is required ***

All RSVPs must be paid in advance. If paying by mail instead of online, kindly send an email  with guest names before sending a check.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Additional PBA events are listed on our website. Visit the Events Calendar to see what else we have coming up and "save the date".
(to have your business' events included, send us an email with the details and any available graphics)                                            

It's Turkey Time 2015!

The Penfield Ecumenical Food Shelf is ready to collect turkeys for Thanksgiving and Christmas. They hope to collect 100 frozen turkeys for each holiday.

Here are the details:

They will collect and distribute the Thanksgiving turkeys on Saturday, Nov. 21. Please plan to drop off your turkey between 8:00 and 9:00am in the parking lot of the Dolomite Lodge. You won't even need to get out of your car, simply drive up and the crew will be there to accept your turkey. Any size frozen turkey will be accepted.

The date for the Christmas collection and distribution will be Saturday, Dec. 19, drop off is the same time, same place.

If you have any questions or want to let them know that you will be donating, email Kathy at penfieldfoodshelf@gmail.com.

Thanks for your continued support!

NOW OPEN in their new location

Across from Wegmans on Penfield Road, at the entrance to Harris Whalen Park. 


It took fifty years (and a few months), but the Special Edition Players' Golden Anniversary DVD's are finally ready! 

This historic DVD contains a professionally produced 30-minute documentary of the history of the Players, a 10-minute presentation, and candid footage taken at our Golden Anniversary dinner earlier this year. 

This DVD full of memories is now on sale for only $11.00. If you live outside the Rochester area and need to have the DVD mailed to you, please add $3.50 for shipping and handling. 

To reserve a copy, please mail a check, payable to the Penfield Players, to Jeff Moon, 110 Calhoun Avenue, Rochester, NY 14606.

The Penfield Business Association
is the first and longest-running
business-focused association  
in the Town of Penfield.
We are dedicated to supporting
the growth and success of
our members
and building
business vitality
the community.

For more information visit us at www.penfieldbusiness.org
Welcome New Members
(Premium Member)
Did you know that as a Member of the PBA, you are eligible to give and receive Member 2 Member Deals?

Visit these PBA Member businesses and receive the discount or offer indicated:

Don's Original
15% off your bill for PBA members

Gymnastics Training Center of Rochester
Free registration fee to The Gymnastics Training Center of Rochester when signing up to any of our programs offered. This includes Botsford School of Dance and Fit by Five Preschool. $25 value per child.
Offer Valid: March 15, 2015 - December 31, 2015

This newsletter is brought to you in part thanks to our Premium Members

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Dawson Law Firm

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2015 PBA Board of Directors


Jen Novy  - Co-President 

  Frontier Communications

Michael Quinn  - Co-President 

  Pyramid Brokerage

Megan DeFranco  - Vice President 

  Eastside Family YMCA

Paul Dwyer - Treasurer  

  MetLife Auto & Home 

Emily Robbins - Secretary
  Barry York, Inc. 

Mike Smith  

  Penfield Country Club

Jeff Chapman

  Penfield Financial Group   

Jack Best 

  Retire In Time    

Jaime Dengal 

  Hampton Inn Webster    

Sandra Swanson 

  Sandra Swanson LMT    

Rich Klein 

  R&M Energy Services Group    



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That you can add Member-2-Member Deals to your directory listing on our website using your Member Center login. You can even change them from time to time.

Same for Community Hot Deals - you control the deal, when it's offered, what is offered, and you can change it at any time. You can even schedule a bunch of them to appear and disappear at certain times without having to remember to go back into the system.  The deals show up on your directory listing as well as the links to Hot Deals throughout our website.

If you have forgotten your Member Center login or password, simply go to the Member Center link and click on "Forgot Password". An email will be sent to you with your password or a link to reset your password.

All of this is a FREE ADVERTISING benefit to you as a member of the PBA. And who doesn't like free???

If you need assistance with the Member Center at any time, simply email or call us and we will have someone contact you to help. We even make on-site training visits, just ask!