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Business Referral Group 5: Out Business Builders

Out Business Builders is a Manhattan Chamber Business Referral Group that is an inclusive LGBT/straight-friendly networking group of professionals. Their goal is to build trust and long-term relationships within the group to create business opportunities. Business Builders offers a forum for business owners to market themselves and build their businesses in a supportive, proactive, peer environment.


Rob Fortier, Rob Fortier - Marketing Escape Artist - Marketing & Business Coach (President) -

Louis Gagliano, La Fleur d’Harlem - Florist (Vice President) 

Dylan T. McKeon, EA, Singer, Weisberger & Assoc., Inc. - Tax Accountant (Membership Chair) -


Christine Abbott, UBS Financial Services Inc. - Financial Advisor CFP®

Raul Argudin, HR Force NY - Human Resources Consultant

Andy Austin, Words and Strategy -- Communication Strategy & Writing Services

Brian Boyd, Allstate - Insurance Agent

Charles Edwards, Charles T. Edwards LLC - IT Support and Software Design

Richard Farley, Handler Real Estate Services - Commercial Real Estate Broker

George Gellis, Gellis Law Group - Transactional/Business Attorney

Jeff Goodman, Halstead - Real Estate Residental Sales

Mickey Lyons, The Medical Link - Employee Benefit Solutions

Amy Mayes, Amy Mayes Photography - Photographer

Chirag Mody, Freedom Mortgage - Mortgage Banker

Cindy E. Levitz, Cindy E. Levitz, L.Ac., PLLC - Licensed Acupuncturist & Herbalist

Robert G. Pirson III, M&T Bank - Business Banker

Don Post, Highresolution Printing - Print Media Production

Stephen Redford, Art Guys NYC - Graphic Designer

Thomas Sciacca, Law Office of Thomas Sciacca - Trusts & Estates Attorney

Ari Warshawsky, GS New York - Concierge Services (Chauffeur/Car and Personal Assisstants)

Christine Wong, Christine Wong Law - Real Estate Attorney

Chad Young, Law Office of Chad Young - Personal Injury Attorney