BeachBiz Blog

December 2012

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Welcome to the inaugural issue of the JensenBeach.Biz eNewsletter!

Join us Tuesday, December 18 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm in Downtown Jensen Beach.  Click here for more details.
It was a GREAT month for ribbon cuttings!
Once Upon a Child
Tin Fish
 Jaime’s Natural Nutrition
Chamber Events This Month
Please RSVP for Chamber events online atwww.JensenBeach.bizor call 772-334-3444Ambassador Committee, Tuesday, December 11 (4pm)Chamber Office, 1900 NE Ricou Terrace, Jensen Beach

Business After Hours, Tuesday, December 11 (5:30-7pm) $5

Crawdaddy’s, 1949 NE Jensen Beach Blvd., Jensen Beach

Taste of Jensen, Tuesday, December 18 (5:30 –8pm)

Downtown Jensen Beach

Luncheon, Thursday, December 20 (11:45am–1pm) $20

San Mart’ Inn (300 seat banquet facility)

St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church

2555 NE Savannah Road, Jensen Beach

Catered by: Dee-Stefano’s Catering

Guest Speaker: Taryn Kryzda, Martin County Administrator

Jensen Beach Elementary School Teacher & Student of the Month

A special thank you is extended to Martin County Fire Rescue Station 14 Hutchinson Island for reattaching the cord to the flagpole in front of the Chamber of Commerce. The rope broke during a recent storm. Marc Ducote places the cord to the flagpole and assisting are Dave Bish and Pete Davis.

Mission:  An advocate and resource center for the development and success of the business community.

2012 Board of Directors
President, Sue Zachman,
Harbor Community Bank
Vice President, , Todd Doss
Welcome Home Realty International
Treasurer, Lorie Shekailo,
St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church
Secretary, June Britt Meehan,
Supporting Member
Past President, Jim Moore,
Moore Hospitality Search
Philip Anson, Jr., STS Holdings, Inc.
Andres Castellanos, Safe & Sound Storage
Dr. Jewell Chang, Osceola Optique
Chris Egan, Vistana’s Beach Club
Ed Griffith, Courtyard by Marriott
Hutchinson Island
Doug Hencken, Starbucks Coffee Co.
Steve Leighton
Leighton Security Management
Angela Martin, Pineapple Cove
Bill Reily, Pitchford’s RV Resort
Devin Teal,
Welcome Home Realty International
Lisa Tom, Pelican Printing
John Yudin, Esquire
Guy, Yudin & Foster, LLP
Mike Winters, Bagel Break Deli
Ex officio
Doug Smith, Martin County Commissioner
Mike Busha, School Board Member
Karen Sweeney, Staff,
Florida House District 81
Carrie Lira, Staff, Florida Senate District 28
Tom Rooney, U.S. House District 16
Ronald E. Rose, Executive Director
Carol Van Horn, Office Assistant
Ken DeAngeles, Member Development
Information Center Volunteers
Carla Stiles, Diane Wansor,
Duane Sonneborn, Ann Kagdis, Mary Schaefer and Jim Pohle.
Business Referrals & VisitorsNovember 2012 ReportInformation Center Visitors — 283Phone & Online Inquires —  181

Business Referrals — 175

Website Visits

January – 5,235

February – 4,910

March – 4,873

April – 4,716

May – 4,850

June – 4,952

July – 4,859

August – 4,751

September – 4,345

October – 4,752

November –

Visitors to Jensen Beach

came from:

South Florida, New York, Ohio,   New Jersey, Vermont, Maryland

Rhode Island, Virginia, Canada,

United Kingdom and Scotland

Visitors report courtesy of

Impactful Media Group, Inc.


Make a pledge or contribution 
please call 772.334.3444. 
Goal $450,000 ? Raised $114,475
Thank you
Building Fund Donors!
Capps Roofing
Courtyard by Marriott
Cuozzo Design Group
Fifth Third Processing Solutions
Florida Community Bank
Frances Langford Memorial
Fishing Tournament 2011
Ingraham Insurance Agency
Jensen Beach Chamber
Jensen Beach Plumbing, Inc.
Key West Imports
Law Offices of Eric G. Olsen
L.E.B. Demolition & Consulting
Linda LaVelle Salon & Spa
Alice McKell
Moore Hospitality Search
New England Fish Market
Park View Motel
Peacock & Lewis Architects
Pineapple Festival
Doug Smith
STS Holdings, Inc.
Styles In Stone, LLC
Duane & Lynn Sonneborn
Starwood Vacation Ownership
TD Bank
Ron & Cathie Teal
Kelly Vega
Dan Hulen
Frances Langford Memorial
Fishing Tournament 2012
Vistana’s Beach Club
Vera Harding
Pelican Printing