The Levittown Chamber of Commerce held its March general meeting at Domenico’s with guest speaker and fellow chamber member, Aaron Soury who is the managing director at A Neumann Associates, LLC. Aaron presented Business Valuation and The Selling Process.

The Levittown Chamber of Commerce Officers and Board of Directors welcomed new member Steven Giacoppo who owns MJN Technology Services, which is located at 535 S. Broadway in Hicksville. Steven has been working in the field of information technology for the last 18 years. He started MJN Technology Services in 2017. MJN Technology’s mission is to keep our clients focused on running their business by managing all of their technology. We have teamed up with leading companies in Backup & Disaster Recovery, Cyber Security, and Cloud Services to deliver exceptional service. By leveraging these companies, we have been able to give our clients peace of mind that their data is secure, recoverable and in a disaster scenario we can get them up and running with minimal down time. Following best practices for security by having layered protection and Multi factor authentication on all online account has kept our clients safe from hackers and online threats. 

To all Levittown Chamber Members, MJN Technology Services is offering 2 hours of free business IT service. Please contact Steve Giacoppo at 516-543-3170 or email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Chamber meetings are held the third Wednesday of the month at various locations in Levittown. All are welcome to attend. For more information on the Levittown Chamber please call 516-520-8000, visit www.levittownchamber.comor visit us on Facebook.

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(Left to Right in Attached Photo) Chris Sweeney – Sterling National Bank, Beth Dalton-Costello – Dalton Funeral Homes, Matt DeGregorio – VFW Post 9592, Steven & Allison Giacoppo – MJN Technology Services, Louise Cassano - LuCas Communications, Jon Michael Probstein, Esquire – Chamber of Commerce President & owner of the Killing Kompany, Kathi Donnelly – Liberty Mutual Insurance, Ann Torcivia – The Joey Foundation, Don Patane - Main Street Financial Group

The Levittown Chamber of Commerce welcomed Island Trees Public Library, New Ground Inc, Matt Merlis from Litmor Publishing & Aaron Soury, Managing Director at A Neumann & Associates, LLC as members of the Levittown Chamber of Commerce.

New Ground Inc. is a unique agency located in Levittown that is committed to educating and empowering families and veterans who are caught in the vicious cycle of homelessness. Their goal is to assist families and veterans in breaking the cycle of homelessness, allowing them to function independently, for generations to come. Please contact New Ground at 516-564-4764 to find out about their programs and events.

The Island Trees Public Library’s goal is to be an integral part of the community, meeting the educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the community. They offer a variety of services and programs for children, teens, adults and seniors. They also a Homebound Delivery Service where folks who are unable to get to the library may reserve books over the phone & have the books delivered to their home & picked up when the lending period is over. For more information call 516-731-2211.

Aaron Soury is a Managing Director at A Neumann & Associates, LLC, a professional mergers & acquisitions advisory firm having assisted business owners and buyers in the business valuation and business transfer process through its affiliation for the past 30 years. With an A+ Better Business Bureau Rating for 15+ years in a row, and over 5,000 valuations performed through its affiliation, the company maintains its corporate offices in Atlantic Highlands, NJ. As a business owner you want to conduct a business valuation years before a sale, particularly if you want to increase earnings or cash flow in order to raise the asking price. It's always good to stay prepared by conducting a business valuation at least once a year. For more information contact A Neumann & Associates at 732-872-6777.

Matt Merlis is in charge of advertising sales at Litmor Publishing located in Garden City. Litmor Publishing publishes 11 weekly, community papers across Nassau County & the North Shore. Papers include the Mid-Island Times & Bethpage Newsgram. For information on ad sales please call Matt at 516-780-1462.

The Levittown Chamber of Commerce meets monthly, alternating between a lunch and a dinner meeting. The next meeting is Wednesday, March 20 at Domenico’s at 6pm. All are welcome to attend. For more information please call 516-520-8000 or visit levittownchamber.com.

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People in Photo (Left to Right) Matthew DeGregorio - Levittown Island Trees VFW Post #9592, Beth Dalton-Costello – Dalton Funeral Homes, Michelle Young – Director of Island Trees Public Library, Louise Cassano – LuCas Communications, Matt Merlis – Litmor Publishing, William J. Powell – William J. Powell Associates, LLC, Michael Levy – Minuteman Press, Diane Serenita – Director of Development & Events at New Ground Inc., Aaron Soury - Managing Director at A Neumann & Associates, LLC, Jon Probstein, Esquire – Law Offices of Jon Michael Probstein, Levittown Chamber of Commerce President, & owner of The Killing Kompany, Don Patane – Main Street Financial Group, Christine Sweeney – Sterling National Bank, Joan Lynch – LI Center for Independent Living Inc.

Chamber Inducts Its Board for 2019 and Honors Community Members

The Levittown Chamber of Commerce, at its annual Installation of Officers and Directors, honored several community members for their service to the Chamber and the community.

Donald Patane was recognized with the President’s Award for the assistance he offered to outgoing President Joan Lynch, who succeeded him as president in 2016. Lynch thanked him for the advice and consistent reliability he provided.

The Levittown Public Library, Levittown Historical Society, and Deejay/Attorney Timothy Aldridge were honored for their Outstanding Community Service. Levittown Library Director Trina Reed accepted on the library’s behalf and, Bob Koenig, vice president of the Historical Society for that organization. Aldridge is well known for his interest in and generosity in providing deejay services throughout the communities of Levittown and Island Trees.

The Chamber recognized Thomas DiIorio as Citizen of the Year. DiIorio is President of the Lions Club of Levittown and active in American Legion Post 1711 and VFW Post 9592. His military service and his service to the veterans’ organizations and the Chamber were cited as the grounds for the recognition given.

Nassau County Legislator Thomas McKevitt, Town of Hempstead Councilman Dennis Dunne, Sr. and Chamber of Commerce Office Manager Tara Cassano were presented with Special Appreciation Awards: McKevitt and Dunne for their commitment and service to the county and town; Cassano for her exceptional quality of service to the chamber.

For her 25 years of service to the Chamber of Commerce, Louise Cassano was recognized with the Distinguished Service Award. Now a director and chair of several committees, Louise served as president of the Chamber in 2004 and 2005.

On a solemn note, the evening’s honors began with presentations to the families of Lois Cornibert and Eric Rosenblum, who passed away during last year. Accepting Lois’ award was her husband Gary, their son Gary and his wife Danielle. Accepting for Eric was his companion Gail Montello.

Attorney and actor Jon Probstein (aka Jon Avner) was installed as the president of the Chamber of Commerce along with Michael Levy, owner of Minuteman Press/Levittown, as 1st vice president; Christine Sweeney, manager of Sterling Bank as 2nd vice president; Robert Ryan, Esq. as Counsel Secretary; and Frank Mormando as treasurer. The named officers include Joan Lynch, as immediate past president.

Installed as directors were: Donna Callegari, manager of Bethpage Federal Credit Union; Louise Cassano, principal of LuCas Communications; Beth Dalton-Costello of Dalton Funeral Homes; Matthew DiGregorio, commander of VFW Post 9592; Tom DiIorio, principal of Island Smart Home Inspections; Kathi Donnelly of Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., Brian Fielding, principal of Mobile Flicks 2U, Inc.; William Mullan, of LevitStyle; Donald Patane of Main Street Financial Group; William Powell of William J. Powell Associates, LLC and, Ann Torcivia of Friends Travel and The Joey Foundation.

The Levittown Chamber of Commerce was joined by Nassau County Legislator John Ferretti, TOH Town Clerk Sylvia Cabana & Councilman Dennis Dunne Sr, welcoming one of their newest members with a ribbon cutting on January 8. Levittown Oral & Implant Surgery recently opened in Levittown with a state of the art office equipped with the most advanced surgical tools, imaging techniques and monitoring equipment. Services range from wisdom teeth removal, dental extractions, bone grafting and placing dental implants to performing reconstructive jaw surgeries. This allows them to be on the cutting edge in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery. Doctors on staff include Barry D. Bass, MS, DDS, Peter Scharfenberger, DMD, Kenneth H. Hirsch, DDS, Tracey Rosenberg, DDS, MD, FACS, David Jurman, DSS, MD,FACS, Jason M. Kneller, DSS, Daniel H. Fleischman, DDS and Robert A. Bacigalupo, DDS.

All their surgeons are on staff at Northwell Health’s Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital and Plainview Hospital.  Having hospital privileges allows their surgeons to follow and treat patients most simple or more complex issues, in both an office or a hospital based setting. In addition to the Levittown office they have offices in Massapequa & Plainview. Levittown Oral & Implant Surgery is located at 2920 Hempstead Turnpike in Levittown.

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The Levittown Chamber of Commerce welcomed Nassau Lionel Operating Engineers to the chamber. The Nassau Lionel Operating Engineers, Inc. have been an established member of the community since 1983. The club averages about ten open house days a year and takes their portable modular layout to four community events annually, benefiting local community organizations and veteran groups.

Each holiday season, the members of NLOE construct static displays in at least four public libraries featuring Lion trains – ranging from pre-war to modern era. NLOE is located in the basement at 2953 Hempstead Tpke, in Levittown.

The Levittown Chamber of Commerce meets monthly, alternating between a lunch and a dinner meeting. All are welcome to attend. For more information please call 516-520-8000 or visit levittownchamber.com for a list of meetings.

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People in Photo (Left to Right): Louise Cassano – LuCas Communications, Don Patane – Main Street Financial Group, Joan Lynch – Levittown Chamber of Commerce President and Executive Director of LI Center for Independent Living Inc., Bob Trnka – President of Nassau Lionel Operating Engineers, Jon Probstein, Esquire & The Killing Kompany, Cathy Villanueva – Convar LLC