The Small Biz Networking Meetup has been in existence for over 6 years, and consists of over 650 members.  The  Meetup founded and organized by Julie Parker, promotes networking with other local business owners, and helping in acquiring new business and referrals.  They learn from each other, and always have a special guest speaker. The group also provide a large resource table with business cards and flyers and product displays for the members to enjoy.

You may join the group at and rsvp online to the events.  The Meetup gathers every 3rd Tuesday of the month, from 12:00PM-2:00 pm, and is held each month  at AL FRESCO’S located off of 202 North, at the Shoppes at Flemington. Plenty of parking and a private dining room is provided by their management, as well as a wonderful lunch/menu.  Cost is $17 per person for a wonderful meal with beverage (includes tax and tip).  You may reach Julie Parker, the founder/organizer at 908-310-8098.

Our October 17th Guest Speaker is Richard Lipski from CBIZ Inc.  Richard lives in Hunterdon County with his wife and two children.  His daughter Angelica, loves to dance and has been dancing for the last 5 years.  His son Richie is playing tennis and getting geared up for competitions.  His wife is a stay at home mom, allowing me to focus on my career.

Richard works at CBIZ Inc. a full service company that helps small to midsize companies handle Health Insurance and all HCM product lines.  He personally handles Payroll, FSA, HRA, HSA, Cobra, Time solutions, and HRIS systems.  He has  been in this industry for over 12 years, and he loves helping businesses with their challenges and coming up with a solution that will best fit their needs.  One major component is getting and keeping them in compliance with the ever changing environment.  If you would like to learn more, please attend the Nov. 21st Small Biz Networking Meetup.  Also feel free to contact Richard at