August 22, 2017

DEA Meeting: Complete Mailing Partners

DEA Meeting:

Complete Mailing Partners

Ron Schulz introduced John Anderson.  Anytime Ron asked John what he was doing, he got a description of a fancy motorcycle restoration or a home remodeling project.  So, Ron is excited to finally discover, after 7 years, what John does for a living!

John Anderson is the Vice President of Complete Mailing Partners.  He has been in this business for 34 years. [Select "Read More" below for more of the story!]

Complete Mailing Partners specializes in sales, service, leasing and supplies for postage meters, folder/inserters, inkjet systems, and tabbing.  Everyone mails stuff, but you get a discount on the mail you send with a postage meter; you’ve done part of the work for the postal system…

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Complete Mailing Partners Open House/Booksigning

Complete Mailing Partners Open House/Booksigning

Join us for a fun, informal time of networking at the Open House for Complete Mailing Partners!  We will be at John Anderson's home at 1109 Brookview Drive, Allen 75002.  It is easy to get to, just 3 turns off of 75!  Thursday, August 24th From 4:30-7:30pm!

There will be great food and drinks!  You are welcome to bring a swimsuit!  The pool’s open!

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DEA Meeting: Halo Branded Solutions

President Barbara Scribner welcomed everyone to meeting #4,587 of the DEA, celebrating 82 years!

Results reported to date for 2017 are $703,840 and Money Spent is $492,174!

Thanks to Denise Koval, Art that Grows, and the other DEA Professionals for a great, fun program last week!


Good News!

Heather Wood, Staff One HR:  Heather and her girls delivered 25 afghans to the Veteran's hospital.  Her 7th grade Girl Scout service project will be creating care packages for family members with Veterans staying at the hospital.

Braden Howell, New York Life:  for the 6th year, Braden is honored to be part of the NYL Council, which consists of the top 15% of all NYL advisors! 

Chris Boots, Halo Branded Solutions: Aimee's Dad and brother were in town and they had 60 people over for a great 1st birthday celebration!

Scott Scribner, Keller Williams Residential: they survived Eclipse 2017, but Bobby informed them that the fish that jumped into their boat on Friday were radioactive!


30-Second Commercials!

Dr. Paul Chafetz has a double-header this week at Unity church:  Tonight at 6:30, the monthly support group of Adult Children of Difficult Older Parents will meet in an upstairs classroom.  Wednesday, he will present "Readiness for the Work After-Life" at the Enlightened Cafe, with dinner at 6 and the program at 7.  Reservations are not required.


Mark McDaniel, Remarkable Affairs Catering,
introduced our guest:

Joey Arispe with Paper City Press, guest of Staci Mirau.


Funeral Announcement

Former DEA member, Robert Smith with BFI has passed away.  His funeral will be August 23rd at 4pm at Richardson First United Methodist Church.


Do you have carpentry skills?

We need someone to build a new badge box for the DEA!  If that might be you, talk with Barbara or Dianna!


Membership Promotion:  Receive $100 cash if you sponsor a new member!

What is better than cash?  Cash and a great friend or business associate!  Invite those you know to come check out the DEA!  If they become a new member, you will receive $100 cash!


All DEA Members, Friends, Family & Guests are Welcome!

• 2 Hours of Guaranteed Fun - $75 per person

• Golf Bay Sponsorships  - $450 for 6 guests

• 6 Guests in Each Golf Bay

• Corporate Signage $50

• Fabulous Food, Friends & Fun

• Individual Tabs for Alcohol

• Guaranteed Express Courier Service is sponsoring dinner

• Golf Bay Sponsors include: CNC Home Care, Keller Williams Residential, Pilot's Building Maintenance, Supreme Lending, TeksInc

Join us for a great evening at Topgolf!  There will be no morning meeting that day, so you will be rested and ready to play and have some fun!

Sign up Today!!!  Just reply to this email and let us know how many are coming!


Board Report

Lauren Grammer, Topgolf Dallas, presented the Board Report for the week of August 15, 2017, which advised there was a total of 41 present with no guests recording:

• 27 “A” leads

• 31 “B” leads

• 38 “C” leads  

• 28 leads received

• $13,045 results

• $10,412 spent with members 

The Big Result Getter was CNC Home Care.  The Big Spender was Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management. The Big "B" Lead givers: Biggers Law FirmMerrill Lynch Global Wealth Management. The Big "C" Lead givers: Moore Insurance, Keller Williams Residential, Complete Mailing Partners, Biggers Law FirmSewell Cadillac.


5 Open Program Dates in 2017!

Is one of these program dates for you?  Call or email Dianna to get on the schedule!  The first open program date is November 7th!



• The $30.00 raffle drawing was won by Darren Gardner, TeksInc!


• August 24, Complete Mailing Partners Open House

• August 29, Halo Branded Solutions

• September 5, No meeting: Labor Day

• September 12, Dr. Paul Chafetz

• September 19, Murphy Business & Financial Corporation


18208 Preston Road, Suite D-9317
Dallas, Texas 75252
Telephone: 214-528-1082

Celebrating Our 82nd Anniversary 1935 - 2017