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MISSION STATEMENT: Provide a low cost way for businesses to get their message to the local community of Gaithersburg using the Internet, whether they have a web site or not.

"Committed to building relationships for businesses with the local community"

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The local community marketplace is highly competitive. With Internet presence you can extend your marketing even further. and offers you the opportunity to extend your marketing reach with membership in our online Business Association. launched August 15, 2002 and was embrased by the local community immediately. launched November 5, 2002 and continues the popularity of local Internet communities. and ShopGermatnown objectives are to build relationshsips for businesses with the local community. We offer our members the opportunity to promote their business as part of a local group and keep expenses low while providing professional marketing, advertising and promotion services.

The growing ranks of experienced Internet users as well as the deepening reach of the Internet into all aspects of American culture has raised all Americans' expectations about what is available online.

"The message of this survey is that the Internet is the norm now in America," said Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Internet & American Life Project. "Most expect to find key information online, most find the information they seek, and many say they turn to the Internet first when they have a pressing need."

Jupiter Research forecasts online retail spending will increase from $81 billion in 2005 to $95 billion in 2006, and will grow to $144 billion in 2010. Driving this growth are the 85% of online shoppers who said they used the Internet to research their offline purchases in 2005.

(New York, NY - January 30, 2006) - -- JupiterResearch, a division of Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM), revealed that the Internet is becoming the most important medium for a large segment of the American public. According to a new report entitled: "U.S. Entertainment and Media Consumer Survey, 2005," authored by JupiterResearch Analyst Barry Parr, the average online consumer spends 14 hours a week online, which is the same amount of time they watch TV. JupiterResearch is a leading authority on the impact of the Internet and emerging consumer technologies on business.

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Judith Palfrey's background is marketing with over 12 years experience in retail marketing having been the Marketing Director of several large shopping malls in four commercial marketplaces. The International Council of Shopping Centers has acknowledged her marketing ideas with several Maxi awards and the industry has featured many of her unique promotions in their trade magazines, allowing her ideas to be shared with other shopping center promotion professionals. Ms. Palfrey is a recognized retail promotion industry professional who has helped promote new shopping centers and redesigned centers successfully. Ms. Palfrey redirected her career when she started learning everything she could about the Intnernet in 1995. Ms Palfrey has successfully developed many commercial web sites inlcuding AMTRAK's web site built in 2001.

We welcome your comments and suggestions. This web site is the prototype for 15 more local Shopping/Business/Merchants Associations online. Charter Memberships for have closed. We are accepting Charter Memeberships for, merchants will receive ongoing discounts on memeberships once the site is launched to the consumer marketplace about January 2007. Please send email to

Call at 301-417-9066 today, or send us email at to learn more about how you can get your business listed with this new exciting online shopping portal.

Here is a link to review some web sites created by JL Palfrey. We can design a new web site for you if you are considering this kind of markting tool. Your site can be live and delivering new business within 30 days for a very low cost.

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