March 2016 Newsletter

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  March 2016  


Leadership Corner

Dear Hunt Valley Business Forum Members,

Carolyn Panzer

As we embark on a new season of warmer temperatures and longer days, I encourage you to enjoy the spring and take advantage of all the new programs the Hunt Valley Business Forum has created to help you grow your business.

We have two new events planned this year. Our first Business After-Hours is scheduled for May 4th at Padonia Park Club, and our first Golf Tournament is scheduled for August 1st at Hayfield's Country Club. More information about these two exclusive events can be found on the website and in this newsletter.

Wishing you a happy spring and much success,

Carolyn Panzer
Executive Director
The Hunt Valley Business Forum

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The goal of the Hunt Valley Business Forum is to address a broad range of educational and advocacy issues on a timely basis.  Please register if you plan to attend any of our Events. Feel free to bring an associate or prospective member.

Guest Policy - Guests may attend one Event before joining the HVBF.


News and Community Updates

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Member News

HVBF Golf Outing Slated for August 1st at Hayfields CC

Monday, August 1, 2016 at 8:30 am (shotgun start) at Hayfields Country Club in Hunt Valley, is the date/time for The Hunt Valley Business Forum Golf Classic. Hayfields Country Club golf course is one of the region’s most premiere championship golf courses. The course, stretching over 7,000 yards, has played host to six PGA Champions Tour events, and challenged such famed golfers as Arnold Palmer, Tom Watson, Hale Irwin, Lee Trevino, Tom Kite and others.

The Hunt Valley Business Forum Golf Classic will be open to the first 120 players who register and there will be multiple sponsorship opportunities available for companies who wish to introduce themselves to an exclusive group of area business professionals. As a member of the Hunt Valley Business Forum, you will be given “early sign up privileges” for team, individual golfer and the many sponsorship opportunities available.

Tournament sponsorship opportunities will include:

  • One Featured Tournament Corporate Sponsor (The Title or Eagle Sponsorship)
  • One Second-Level Corporate Sponsor (The Birdie Sponsorship)
  • Multiple Third-Level Corporate Sponsors
  • Lunch Sponsor
  • Putting Contest
  • Cart Sponsor
  • Raffle Prize Sponsor
  • Breakfast Sponsor
  • Tee Box Hole Sponsors and more….

We expect the event to sell out early, so watch for subsequent announcements from the Forum to ensure that you and your company don’t miss being part of this exciting event. More details and how to sign up a team and/or individual golfers, as well as how to take advantage of the many sponsorship opportunities will be sent to you soon.

Thanks to the HVBF Golf Classic Tournament Committee: Bernie McLaughlin, Chair; Rick Donovan, Events Committee Chair; Jeanie Stambaugh, Sales Committee Chair; Matt Piazza, Angeline White, Genie Briggs, and Dawn Atwood, committee members. If you wish to volunteer to serve on the Tournament Committee, please contact Bernie McLaughlin at 443-589-0444. More info to come very soon!

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Call For Event Hosts and Sponsors!

HVBF is seeking members interested in hosting an upcoming event or sponsoring coffee and bagels for a breakfast meeting.  Please contact Carolyn Panzer at

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