Winery mixer

The Greater Millville Chamber of Commerce and Southwind Winery and Vineyards will host a Business after Business Networking Event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Free tasting and light appetizers; glasses and bottles available for purchase.

Southwind Vineyards is located at 385 Lebanon Road, Millville.

Free but preregister by calling 856-825-2600 or emailing

Entrepreneur training

An information session on a six-week “Fresh Start Entrepreneurial Training Program” next month will be held at 5 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Ocean City Free Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave.

Atlantic Cape Community College has partnered with the library, Ocean City Chamber of Commerce and New Jersey Small Business Development Center at Stockton College to offer entrepreneurial training beginning Oct. 21.

For more information, call 609-343-4829 or visit

Cape Bank appoints DeGenova V.P.

Cape Bank has appointed Craig DeGenova to vice president, commercial lending.

DeGenova previously worked as a commercial relationship manager and team leader at Susquehanna Bank. He has 20 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry.

 He lives in South Dennis, Dennis Township.

Guadagno to speak   at chamber luncheon

The Greater Atlantic City Chamber will host a luncheon with N.J. Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno on Oct. 1 at the Grand Room in the Golden Nugget in Atlantic City.

Guadagno is expected to talk about the Christie administration’s efforts to foster greater investment and job creation in Atlantic County and throughout the state.

Register at 609-345-4524, ext. 102, or email

Lenzsch joins Susquehanna

Byron Lenzsch has joined Susquehanna Bank as a residential mortgage banker.  

He will be based at Susquehanna's office at 2106 New Road, Linwood.

Lenzsch previously worked at Wells Fargo Home Mortgage.

He lives in Northfield.

Emotional needs in work, business

Business consultant Winnie Anderson, of Linwood, will present a free seminar on emotional needs and how they influence work and business in conjunction with the Small Business Development Center of Stockton College on Oct. 3 in Atlantic City.

The seminar, “Break Free and Break Through: ACT to Create the Success You Dream of,” will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Stockton College’s Carnegie Library Center at Martin Luther King Boulevard and Pacific Avenue.

To register, call the SBDC at 609-347-2174.

O’Donnell joins Cape Physicians

Paul L. O’Donnell, DO, will join the Cape Regional Medical Center medical staff from Penn Medicine’s Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy.

O’Donnell will see patients at Cape Regional Physicians Associates Surgical practice in Cape May Court House starting Oct. 1.

Most recently, he was an attending vascular and endovascular surgeon in the Inspira Health Network; prior to that, he was a trauma and critical care surgeon at Hahnemann University Hospital.

Cape chamber plans forum on work visas

The Cape May County Chamber of Commerce will host a J-1 Visa Forum from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Oct. 8 at the Golden Inn in Avalon.

Representatives from the U.S. Department of State, the N.J. Department of Labor, and the Social Security Administration will speak at the forum.

Pre-registration is required under events at

Vineland Chamber plans networking

The Greater Vineland Chamber of Commerce will hold a networking event at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Greenview Inn at Eastlyn Golf Course.

Complimentary appetizers and cash bar.

Call 856-691-7400

MBCA Gala at Trump Taj

The Metropolitan Business & Citizens Association will hold its 23rd Annual Awards Gala on Oct. 17 at Trump Taj Mahal.

The 2013 MBCA Community Spirit Award will be presented to Atlantic  County Executive Dennis Levinson for his charitable and civic commitments in the region.

Lorenzo Langford, mayor of Atlantic City, will install the officers and executive board.

The gala includes a cocktail reception and dinner. Tickets are $110 and available by calling 609-348-1903.

For information, visit

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