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Members In The News

Back in March, one of our COMPEL Members, Esther Fortunoff, was recognized at the Family Business Awards Gala hosted by RichnerLIVE. Esther, Owner & President of Fortunoff Fine Jewelry, received the Legacy Award for her work in growing the brand through the generations and continuing her family’s legacy. Before opening the Westbury-based location, her grandparents…

US Department of Labor- Overtime & FLSA

September 25, 2019 Below is an anticle from September 2019, which talks about the U.S. Department of Labor’s decision regarding overtime and the FLSA. https://www.duanemorris.com/alerts/labor_department_increases_minimum_salaries_required_meet_flsa_exemptions_0919.html

Connecting the COMPEL Community

Two of our COMPEL members, Adam Richlin, of Lightbulb Grip and Electric Co, and Jeremy Heim, of Inter-County Bakers Inc, teamed up to make groceries available for Film Crew, Photographers, and Artists that are currently unable to buy groceries for financial or medical reasons. This new initiative, called Feed The Freelancers, has helped many people in the…

Executive Profile

Attached, is an article published in the Long Island Business News, that highlights Steve Ramerini, our Founder and Chief Visionary. Published September 6-12, 2019Article by: Adina Genn

How to Talk to Your Team When the Future Is Uncertain

Interesting read that discusses the common question: how to talk to your team when the future is uncertain. Published on April 20, 2020 by Rebecca Knight https://hbr-org.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/hbr.org/amp/2020/04/how-to-talk-to-your-team-when-the-future-is-uncertain

Don’t miss our upcoming May speakers!

Presenting on May 12-14, 2020. Mitch Tobol, a Partner at CGT Marketing LLC, focusing on growing businesses, specializing in Manufacturing companies, Legal and Accounting forms, and social media for Beauty products, he will be presenting on “Marketing in these Uncertain Times and Beyond”. Jeff Goldberg, President and Founder of Jeff Goldberg & Associates, a company…

Who will be the winners post-pandemic?

Intresting article about post-pandemic life for companies from the World Economic Forum. Published on April 20, 2020. https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/04/post-pandemic-economy-favour-fastest-movers/

“Ready to Reopen Your Doors? Assess Your Needs”

As we near the end of the 9th week since NY shut its doors, we also have approached the beginning of a new month. Conversation are going to begin to shift into how and when businesses should reopen. Below is a helpful article, by Josephine Mauro, on April 21, 2020, that helps discuss these points.

Members In The News

Arthur Katz Arthur Katz has been a member of COMPEL for over 20 years. Recently, there was an article written about Arthur due to his deep involvement with Jewish Issues. He has been called a “long time champion of Jewish causes”. Arthur is funding a new program which will allow the installation of as many…
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