Webster Chamber News November 2021
Business of the Month
Join us in congratulating Computer Works Pro as November's Business of the Month!
Breakfast Before Business
Our next Breakfast Before Business will be on Friday, November 19th at Webster Parks & Recreation Center.
Eat Drink & Connect
Our next Eat Drink & Connect will be at North East Quadrant Advanced Life Support new building on Jackson Road on Thursday, December 9th from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm.
Small Business Day Stops & Hops
Check out Webster Village Merchants while sampling craft beers and tasty bites.
Join us on Friday, December 3rd for Power Hour presented by Ken Corpus "Google My Business...Why You Should Use it"
Toys For Tots
The 11th annual Toy Drive is underway. Drop off toys at these locations...
Beyond Green Solutions
Beyond Green Solutions Announces First VP of Business Development
New Chamber Members
Welcome to our new Webster Chamber members!
Reliant Credit Union
Reliant Credit Union has a special offer for business equipment loans.
Webster Village Parade of Lights
White Christmas and Holiday Parade of Lights.
White Christmas from 3-6 pm on Saturday December 4th
Head, Shoulders, Hands & Toes
It's that time of year again! We are collecting Hats/Gloves/Scarves & Socks for Hope House. Drop them off at the Chamber office or bring them to one of the upcoming events.
Board'N'Bacon - a charcuterie/catering company. Contact Jennifer Fox at 585-261-3101 email@example.com or visit their website at www.boardnbacon.com.
Life Design with Purpose + Belle Vue - A Life Design Coaching + Interior Decorating/Design company. Contact Lori Webster Koonmen at 585-278-0229 firstname.lastname@example.org or visit her website at https://lifedesignwithpurpose.com/ or https://bellevue.design/ .
Woodland Silkscreen & Embroidery Co. - is a silkscreen/embroidering company located at 5 West Main Street (Rear), Webster NY. Contact Laurie Read at 585-265-3060 email@example.com or visit their website at www.woodlandsilkscreen.com.
The strength of any organization lies in its membership. Thank you for joining. Please add these members to your directory listings.
Ken started the family-owned Computer Works Pro in 2001 as a part-time business for some extra income and it grew into a full-time business in 2002. They opened their first storefront in 2011 and moved to their current location at 696 Ridge Road in Webster in 2016.
Computer Works Pro specializes in computer sales, service, and repair of all types of computers. They are an HP B2B partner and sell the HP Business Class line of computers. They can build custom computers specifically for your needs and also have extensive experience building and repairing gaming computers. In addition to their storefront, Ken and his team – Kris, Katy, and Mike – provide on-site professional IT services for local businesses, home computer services, and wireless networking services. The have provided personal computer training, which has sadly been on hold since the beginning of the pandemic.
Ken says the best part about this business is getting to help people every single day and no two days are the same. He feels like they are the firemen of the computer industry. People generally only call Computer Works Pro when they’re having a computer emergency and they get to figure out how to resolve it, which provides a huge challenge Ken loves.
In addition to being an active member of the Webster Chamber of Commerce, Computer Works Pro has provided free computer systems and consulting labor to several not-for-profit organizations through the years.
The number one horror story Ken and his team deal with on a daily basis is data backups – or should I say the lack thereof! People often bring their computer in when it no longer functions properly and many times it is because the hard drive if failing. Many people do not have a recent backup and are distraught over the thought of losing their important files. Computer Works Pro can send the drive out for forensic recovery which can cost up to $1000. The average user is not prepared to spend that much money. The moral of this story is to make sure you are backing up your files!
Congratulations to Ken and Computer Works Pro as the Webster Chamber of Commerce’s November 2021 Business of the Month!
11th Annual Henderson Ford Toy Drive
Reliant Credit Union
Beyond Green Solutions New Staff
Beyond Green Solutions Announces First VP of Business Development
Beyond Green Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Billy Rue to the position of Vice President of Business Development. An entrepreneur and experienced business developer, Billy brings years of expertise in building sound business infrastructures. He is an “idea guy” with terrific business acumen and relationship development skills. Billy will be responsible for expanding the company’s brand presence in existing markets, as well as, creating new growth initiatives. We are honored to have Billy as part of our team and look forward to working closely with him.
To learn more about Billy and the Beyond Green Solutions team, see TEAM | BeyondGreenSolutions.
Business Person of the Year Nominations
The “Business Person of the Year” will be someone who is recognized as having set a standard of accomplishment in both business and the community. Nominations for the recognition are coordinated by the Chamber’s Member Services Committee. We encourage you to participate in the nomination process. Please review the criteria and nominate one or more business members who have made a significant impact on the role of business in our community. The nomination selection is based on the following criteria:
1. Must be a Business Member in good standing of the Webster Chamber of Commerce for at least 18 months.
2. Must be an active Chamber member, someone who is always willing to go above and beyond what is expected; a leader that motivates others to achieve a specific goal.
3. Community Participation – Nominee must have donated resources (time, talent, money, etc.) to the community via projects, clubs, church, etc.
The winner of the “Business Person of the Year” award will receive special recognition at the Chamber’s January 2022 breakfast, will receive publicity in the Chamber’s newsletter and in the local press. This is the 17th year for this prestigious award.
Click here to download the Business Person of the Year Nomination Form
Genesee Valley Pennysaver
Seeking a motivated sales professional to see and service existing customers and develop new business in Monroe County. Must have excellent customer service skills and attention to detail. Previous outside sales experience a plus. Proficient in the use of computers and e-mail. Please include cover letter with resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reliant community Credit Union
Part-time Teller position open at the Webster branch. achieve life… achieve more with a career at Reliant! https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/684086/Reliant-Community-Credit-Union/Teller-Part-time---Webster-NY
McMahon LaRue Associates
McMahon-LaRue Associates has openings for: a Licensed Civil Engineer with 5-10 years of experience. This position will work alongside the President with over four decades of experience, plus a staff of 9. Interest can be expressed to Info@McMahon-LaRue.com.
Family First Credit Union
Part-time Teller position open at the Webster branch. Contact Georgia Interlicchia at 585-586-8225 x 146 (click here for job posting information)
Painter / Finisher Full & Part Time (Rochester / Eastern Suburbs) Seeking an experienced Painter/Finisher of new residential homes, spraying experience a plus. Year-round work. Paid vacation and holidays, 401K, Pay is based on experience. Must have your own car (reliable transportation a must/driver’s license). Drug screen and criminal background check required. Call Phil at 585-729-6562 or send email to: LakeshorePainting1@gmail.com
Wegmans is now hiring. Check here for more information and job openings: https://jobs.wegmans.com/category/retail-service-center-jobs/1839/29711/1?utm_source=google.com&utm_campaign=pottsville&utm_medium=search_engine&utm_content=paid_search&ss=paid&dclid=CPyN0NPcoegCFUmnaQodpVwNvg
CDS Life Transitions
CDS Life Transitions have a number of positions they are looking to fill: At CDS Life Transitions, it is our mission to champion our constituent organizations in providing exceptional, holistic and innovative support for the people they serve. Our visionary, integrated stewardship provides life opportunities and empowers individuals and their families to live more fulfilling and independent lives. CDS Life Transitions offers many wonderful career opportunities. Working here is a rewarding experience that will give you the satisfaction of helping people with Disabilities, Seniors, and/or Veterans in our community to pursue their personal dreams. CDSLT is currently in search of Registered Nurses, Direct Support Professionals, and CDL Drivers, however, our companies are always hiring for a variety of positions. For more information and to see all current postings, visit www.cdslifetransitions.org
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