Founding Members

A special thanks to our founding members who helped get the Greater Nanuet Chamber of Commerce off the ground.

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GJM Associates, Inc.

A 35+ year veteran of the direct marketing, wholesale and retail industries, and served for more than 15 years, in senior executive positions for direct mail and retail companies, including “start-ups” and “turn-arounds.” These companies included Lillian Vernon Corporation, Disney Direct, Genesis Direct, J. Crew Group, Sak’s Fifth Avenue and Kid’s R Us. Designed and implemented merchandise-planning systems and have handson experience at all levels of management, including financial, operational, systems and merchandising, enable me to identify cost inefficiencies, establish cost cutting measures, and implement long-term profit strategies. Served as Chair of the Direct Marketing Association’s Catalog & Multichannel Marketing Council (2002-2007) and a member of the Programming Advisory Committee for the DMA’s Annual Conference for Catalogers and Multichannel Merchants (ACCM). A frequent speaker at industry conferences and contribute articles to several industry publications.

Specialties – Merchandise Analysis, Merchandise Planning, Inventory Management, Inventory Forecasting, Reducing Inbound Freight Expense, Improved Profitability

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GMG Public Relations, Inc.

GMG PUBLIC RELATIONS is an award-winning public relations and social media agency and one of the most respected marketing firms serving Rockland County, Westchester County, Bergen County and beyond. We are known for our creativity and extreme hands-on support and have been helping our clients increase their visibility since 1991. Need convincing? Check out our testimonial page and read for yourself what our clients have to say about our comprehensive marketing support!  Risa B. Hoag, President,

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