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Successful Women Aligning Together Newsletter 

2017  May 

 News From Our CEO, Dr. Robyn  
Just look at how many new and renewing members there are this month! SWAT is growing in leaps and bounds and continues to be an amazing resource for women. If you cannot make the meetings, then stay with us as a SWAT Sister. You will still be able to get our love, assistance and support, you will still be in the SWAT Facebook group and still be able to keep in touch with us. SWAT is a unique organization of loving women. "Limited access" membership is only $75 per year. Sisters forever!

 New and Renewing Members!

Christen Cowan - Modern Wealth,  Elizabeth Turk-Forever in Your Hearts Eulogies,  Karen Baker-K2 Insurance,  Rebecca Compton - Wagner Realty,  Shawna Hicks- Cranston-PostNet of LWR,  Becky Egan-American Cleaning & Restoration,  Heather Andrews-Suncoast Errand Services,  Renee Loranger- Mr. & Mrs. Handyman Home Services, LaMor Silas - Yoga'mour, Michele Tanner - Preferred Shore Real Estate, Lori Abramson,-LegalShield, Patricia Ramthun - Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Fl, Monique Taylor- Manatee Auctions, Lindsey White- LipSense, Kathy Buccellato- Young Living Essential Oils, Patsy Steffy- Herald-Tribune, Margie Shard -Divas Margie Shard/
LuLaRoe, Emily Moore- Florida Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Clinics, Jen Hancock- Humanist Learning Systems, Sheri Schultz- Bank of the Ozarks, Amalia Flores- Latin Chamber of Commerce, Anita Cordes- doTERRA Essential Oils, Janice Teeter- Melaleuca, the Wellness Company

Thank you to our entire SWAT Team. Without you, we would never be where we are.
And thank you to our wonderful Directors, 
Our Executive Director, Deb Gerard (First Impressions)   

Bradenton - Lindsey White (CAPE Finance)
Venice - Vicki Rollo (
Hearts Desire Boutique)
Manasota - Lori Devine (
Fairway Funding Group)
LWR and Parrish -Shawna Hicks Cranston (
PostNet of LWR)
Brandon -Lisa Brakefield (
Adv. Insurance Brokerage)  
AMI- Sherri Proctor (Sherri's Island Image Photography)

To learn more about a chapter, go to www.swatnetworking.com 


The annual celebration date for 2018 has been set!  Mark your calendar, Thursday, January 25th, 5:00 pm at IMG Golf and Country Club in Bradenton

Join the Sisters on the "4th Annual SWAT Sister Cruise", $100 down holds your cabin and the price! Thursday, February 22nd- Monday, February 26th. Tampa to Cozumel. All the details are on Facebook. @GirlfriendCruise2018

If you have not updated your profile on the SWAT online directory, Then you are missing out and people will not find you! You MUST log in to www.swatnetworking.com and update your profile. If you do not have a category listed, then people searching will not find you! Call Dr. Robyn if you need help.

So many wonderful events coming up. Our SWAT Sisters are involved in 
fundraisers, networking events, open houses and more! 
Check out our member events page on the website!!


 Congrats to:

LaMor Silas she is now an IAYT-certified Yoga Therapist and currently is the ONLY IAYT-certified Yoga Therapist in the Tampa Bay area listed on IAYT directory! Great job LaMor

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and to, Shawn Geitner of Beleave Teas on her brand new website! 

http://beleaveteas.com ;

Shawn, It's beautiful!

 So proud of:
Poonam Maini, owner of Tandoor Indian Cuisine in Lakewood Ranch for starting a non-profit organization called Share Care Global to build a soup kitchen in her village in Punjab, India and provide 2 hot meals a day to starving children. She held her fist fundraising event that I was honored to attend. Please visit Tandoor Indian Cuisine in LWR to support her mission.

Our lunch meetings: 

First Tuesday
Renaissance on 9th

Lakewood Ranch
Second Tuesday
Polo Grill
Lakewood Ranch 

Third Tuesday
Primo! Ristorante

First Thursday
Popi's Place IV  

Second Thursday
Ramada Hotel Venezia

Second Thursday
Shrimp Boat

Anna Maria Island
Third Thursday
Bridge Street Bistro 
Bradenton Beach

Are you a new member?
Join us!

The New Member Mentoring Mixer is held once a month on the 1st Monday of each month. It is a great way to fast track your connections, build bonds with other like minded SWAT Sisters and learn some valuable and proven networking tips specific to SWAT. For more information, contact Welcome Ambassador, Shana Rosenthal at newmembermixer@gmail.com

If you are not yet a member and want more info, go to

Use your membership wisely!  

1) Send in announcements about fundraisers, open houses and events that you are involved in! Send in paragraph form with your contact info to any
Director for inclusion in the announcements and on the calendar.

2) Post reminders, specials, etc. on a SWAT facebook group page.

3) Make appointments with other SWAT Sisters for one to one time.

4) Support and attend other SWAT Sister's events.

5) Go to a New Member Mentoring Mixer and get acquainted with new-comers.

6) Come to meetings!!


Unlike other networking groups, SWAT
 wants you to bring your daughters! (or nieces, granddaughters, etc)

We are ready to help the next generation! So bring your future SWATTERS!

How about Sponsoring a SWAT Meeting? 

It is a great way to spotlight your business and allows your S.W.A.T. sisters to get to know a little bit more about who you are and what you do.  With just a little planning and prep work, you can jump-start your networking opportunities and friendships.  5 minute ($50) or 10 minute ($100) spots available. Contact the Director of the Chapter for more info...

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