Posted by Peter Krautle
Summary of Ridgewood A.M. Rotary Breakfast Meeting – August 3, 2017
 
Prayer – Not Captured
This Day in History – Not Captured
 
Happy Dollars - Rob
  • Elise – good weather, name badges
  • John – was in Maine, Nasa hire
  • Scott – closed a domain sale
  • Ashak – came back from overseas including India and Indonesia
  • Betty – 10 days in Costa Rica
  • Andy – new airplane cylinder
  • Assistant governor – Andy Topp
  • Vernon – visited another club with assistant governor
  • Barbara – Andrew Cuomo bridge opening one-way at end of August
  • Mike – mother-in-law visiting for 31 days
  • Rob – calendar
  • Jay – celebrated birthday in Vermont
  • Cathy – daughter will be 30 tomorrow
 
Announcements - Tammi
  • Soles 4 Souls
  • Will French thank you
 
Speaker – Paul Cunningham – Leather Head Sports
  • Founder of Leather Head Sports www.leatherheadsports.com
  • Grew up in Cooperstown NY, played college baseball
  • After college, became photo editor for Major League Baseball
  • Started making lemonballs and sold them online. Idea was to showcase beautiful leather – learned to sew. Business expanded into other sports platforms
  • Reached out via blogs and company was written up by WSJ two weeks before Christmas generating several thousand orders from article
  • Women are big purchaser of products, buying gifts for husbands and boyfriends
  • Sold basketballs to White House
 
50-50 Winner – Vernon
4-Way Leader – Vernon