Business Day in the Bronx to include golf, networking, freebies and art


TheNetWorks Organization is celebrating its “Bronx Week Golf Outing and Networking Event” on Thursday, June 18, as part of the Bronx Week celebration. This date has been designated as “Business Day” by the Bronx Week organizers. The networking event will begin at 5 p.m. and end at approximately 9 p.m. Tee times are available from 1 p.m.

The event will be held at the Pelham/Split Rock Golf Course in the Pelham Bay section of the Bronx. Pelham/Split Rock features a lavish renovation of the original clubhouse and a beautiful new pavilion with views of the course. Our co-sponsors and participants currently include the Pelham/Split Rock Golf Course, the Fordham Road Business Improvement District (BID), Banco Popular (Fordham Road), Bronxnet, Liberty Mutual, NYC Business Solutions, WFAN Sports Radio, Entrepreneur Magazine, Minority Business Entrepreneur Magazine, and Puerto Rico Sun Communications.

The networking event will be hosted by Rhina Valentin and music will be provided by DJ Willie Rodriguez. Our guest speaker will be Diane Edelson of NYC Business Solutions. She will be talking about many of the free services that are available to area businesses and entrepreneurs. There will be passed hors d’oeuvres and desserts, and beverages including wine, soda, coffee, and tea. Free valet parking will be available. Our sponsors and Premier Members will be providing giveaways. A cash bar will be available where TheNetWorks will be introducing our new signature drink – The NetTini. Puerto Rico Sun Communications will be displaying a Bronx-themed photo exhibit by local photographers. Each guest (until supplies run out) will receive a promo bag which will contain materials from our sponsors and Premier Members as well as complimentary magazines provided by Entrepreneur and Minority Business Entrepreneur. In addition, there will be a special appearance by the WFAN Fan Van Crew from 5-7 p.m. with Fan Freebies.

The event is open to both individuals and businesses in the NY Metro area. There will be a charge of $10 at the door for those who RSVP in advance on our website, and $25 at the door for those who do not RSVP. Golfing is additional and is available at a discounted rate of $45 for 18 holes.

Our organization offers exposure to business professionals as well as potential customers, entrepreneurs, and other individuals. We assist with networking, advertising, marketing, consulting, and other support services for both individuals and businesses. We offer many free services including membership on our interactive networking website. We also host and sponsor networking events and we participate in various types of events that benefit both businesses and individuals.

For more information or to RSVP, please visit our website at www.TheNetWorks.org. We can also be contacted at 914-302-2598 with any questions or requests to participate. To reserve a tee time please contact Elizabeth at Pelham/Split Rock directly at 718-885-1258 ext. 232. Be sure to mention that you are attending our event in order to qualify for the discounted rate.

source: The NetWorks release

Editor's note: Puerto Rico Sun is a project of Puerto Rico Sun Communications. I'm honored to be part of this lineup for Bronx Week.

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