Monthly Archives: December 2014

The GLC San Diego Website is Live!

 We have launched the website and registration for the next GLC, to be held 3-5 May, 2015, in San Diego, California, USA! If your chapter has already been selected their incoming board officers, please encourage them to take a few moments to register and select their track.  Please be aware that each chapter officer must register for GLC individually. Click here to read more…

Welcome to our new EONJ Members…

My name is Curt Bashford and I joined EO in November of 2014 after the EO test-drive.  My company (General Devices) was formed in 1979 and I have been with the company since 1986 – my senior year of as an undergraduate in electrical engineering at NJIT.   I later received my MS in bio-medical engineering also at NJIT.  I became an owner and took over as President/CEO in 2011.  The company founder retired, so you could say that I (and my two partners) were his exit strategy……click here to read more…

Happy Holidays From EONJ’s President, Michael Schofel

It takes a great deal of both individual and collective energy to have a successful year in an organization like ours. Thank you for a successful year. I’m looking forward to another year of excitement and opportunities at EO New Jersey.

As the year comes to a close, the holiday season offers me special opportunity to extend my personal thanks and very best wishes.  Wishing you the best for you, your family and business in 2015.

Build Your Online Platform Using Two “Secret” Words By Mike Michalowicz

What are the two words that will always, always generate a prospect’s interest? No, they’re not “free delivery,” or “limited time,” or “satisfaction guaranteed.” The “secret” words do not convey a promise, or a deal, or a benefit. The words are not specific to any industry, or niche, or type of business. I hesitate to call these words a “secret” because they are so obvious: two words that will grab a prospect’s attention every time is… here to read more.

Welcome to our new EONJ members

Welcome to our new EONJ members – we will be featuring a small introduction for each new member as they join!

My name is Dave Federici and I just joined EO. I am looking forward to learning and growing from my interactions with other business owners at EO.  I look forward to sharing my experiences as well.

I am currently President and Owner of FLOOR TOWN a retail business that provides floor covering products and services to both the residential and commercial market places. My business is … here to read more.


Tejesh Kodali is endowed with 20+ years of experience in Information Technology, M&A, Finance and environment Industries. His expertise includes managing both private and Publicly-held companies.

He is an entrepreneur and an environmentalist, …….click here to read more.


My name is Kelley Evens, I am a new EO member and the co-owner of Aurora Kitchens & Interiors.  Aurora Kitchens was formed in 2008 and specializes in the design and construction of kitchens, bathrooms and interior projects.

Prior to owning my business, I worked as a Chemical Engineer for a military aircraft contractor ….click here to read more.

LACademy Invitation

LACademy Invitation

EO Guadalajara invites the East Region to join LACademy, the LAC Regional Event highlighting the culture, history, and innovation of Mexico.  This year’s joint US-West, US-Central, and LAC Presidents’ Meeting will be held in conjunction with this event and we expect a high number of them to participate as well.  Please see below and attached flyers for more information!

  • ·         Dates: Thursday, February 5th, 2015 – Sunday, February 8th, 2015
  • ·         Website:
  • ·         Register here:
  • ·         Book your room at the Fiesta Americana Grand Country Club here: Group Code: GZ0GW@FGG
  • ·         Cost: There is a special $700 registration fee for members until December 31st!

Member News

Gruskin Architecture + Design, P.C. (Ken Gruskin), Is the featured architect in Licensed Architect. Gruskin Group is an integrated design firm that creates unified brand experiences through the use of architecture, interior design, brand development, visual communications, web/interactive, industrial design, strategic consulting, and sustainable design.  click here to read the complete article…

Our small business experts share two tips to help you grow your business (Denise Blasevick The S3 Agency)  ….click here to see the video.