Zarwin Baum Hosts the Center City Proprietorship ‘s Annual Meeting

Zarwin, Baum, DeVito, Kaplan, Schaer & Toddy is a dynamic 50-attorney full service law firm that in 2010 is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Zarwin Baum was founded in 1960 and maintains offices in Philadelphia and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and Marlton and Jersey City, New Jersey. Last month they hosted the Center City Proprietors Association annual meeting where they elect their officers and members mingle and network.

Center City Soirée One Evening. One Auction. Infinite Opportunities
Annual event, board election, silent auction
Center City Proprietors Association celebrates over 30 years of support to the Philadelphia small business community.

Gabriel Mandujano, Gary DeVito, Attorney from Zarwin Baum, Guest, and Beth Packel

CCP Board Officer Linda Rink and Todd Cohen
Ben Frank, Emily Seroska, CCP VP Joe Wolf (Retail Director Market & Shops at Comcast Center ), Caren Schiffmano, CCP president Linda Karp (Karp Marketing)
Harris E. Baum and Norma Zarwin founders of the Zarwin Baum firm. Last week Mr Zarwin was feted at the Firm for his 80th birthday.
Catering by Miles is a Philadelphia based company specializing in corporate and high-end event catering.
Patti Lynch and Sunny Carroll – Catering by Miles (both these young ladies were at last nights Top Chef viewing party at 10 Arts for Sunny’s sister Top Chesftestant Jen Carroll.
Anne Nikolaus, Alison Smith, Aida Starta, Monique Andes, Stacey Kracher. Stacey is the marketing director for Zarwin Baum, and responsible for helping to throw this fabulous shindig together. An upcoming event is: Stacey tells me that Zarwin, Baum hosts several education and networking events throughout the year- Please contact Marketing Director, Stacey Kracher to be added to the firm’s mailing list. Zarwin, Baum Breakfast Speaker Series Presents Building a Green City
Stacey Kracher, Marketing Director
1818 Market Street | 13th Floor | Philadelphia, PA 19103-3638
Phone: 215.569.2800 x1239 | Fax: 215.569.1606 | Email: skracher@zarwin.comMitchell Kaplan, Linda Karp, President, Linda Rink (Board Officers), Paul Steinke, (Treasurer), Audrey Julienne and Eric Marzluf, Esq. (Board Officers)

No party would be complete without a silent auction, and because this was a business networking event there were a lot of consulting packages up, as well as other business services. Clever, fun and different. It’s always good to have a service or experience item in auctions. Changes it up a bit.
Peg Calvario, Beverly Joie. A successful entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in business — PegCalvario, LLC, is a firm that supports business owners and leaders in creating REAL results. A personal life coach.

Linda Karp and Ed Rudow
Kristy Bergey Co-Founder of Philadelphia Fashion Week, Joe Wolf, and Krista Bard (Another life coach. Important to have during these recession days where some of us need a reinvention, or to discover our true potential. I’m just afraid of getting one because I might have to do some real work to achieve greater success, maybe even monitory success, hmmm)
Randy Airst, Susan Airst and Shariff Street (Maybe he’s the candidate that is being groomed by Sam Katz and John Street to run against Mayor Nutter?)
CCPA’s Mission “…to foster communication, cooperation, education and services among the small businesses of Center City Philadelphia and to maintain, promote and improve the commercial vitality of Center City Philadelphia.”
In recent years, CCPA has grown stronger than ever, and is currently:

  • Advocating for greater support programs for small business
  • Meeting regularly with City Council members
  • Providing the City with input on hot topics such as taxes, parking and zoning
  • Producing numerous monthly networking and educational events