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Mission Statement
The Metro New York Chapter currently has more than 150 members including 35 patron members. Our mission is to continue to provide quality programs and top-notch activities for our members and guests, creating a favorable venue for the exchange of ideas and information pertinent to the precious metals industry as well as an opportunity to socialize. Our goal in the future is to continue to 'add value' for our members.

The chapter gratefully acknowledges the support of the IPMI National and its board of directors and looks forward to working with them to our mutual benefit in the future.

The chapter remains financially solvent and self-sufficient, thanks to the support of our members, Patron Members and event sponsors.

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Auramet Trading LLC
BASF Corporation
BNP Paribas
Brink's Global Services, Inc.
BRM Services, Inc.
Colonial Metals, Inc.
Colt Refining, Inc.
CPM Group
Duesmann & Hensel Recycling
Eric Ross Enterprises Corp.
Ferro Corporation
FideliTrade Incorporated
Gannon & Scott, Inc.
General Refining Corporation
Heraeus Inc.
Inspectorate America Corporation
INTL Commodities, Inc.
IPMI New England Chapter
J&J Materials, Inc.
Johnson Matthey
Karlan Service, Inc.
Kaye Refining Corporation
Ledoux & Company
Myron Toback, Inc.
New York Mercantile Exchange
PTL Testing Lab, Inc.
Republic Metals Corp.
Rohm and Haas Company
Sabin Metal Corporation
Sipi Metals Corporation
Toyota Tsusho America, Inc.
Via Mat International (USA) Inc.
Kaye Refining Corporation
Ledoux & Company
Sabin Metal Corporation
Past President
George Gero
Patricia Cauley
Immediate Past President
Richard DeSantis
Immediate Past VP/Treasurer
Diana Koppenaal
John Keating
Miguel Perez-Santalla
Board of Directors

Patrick Jordan
George Gero
John  Carroll
Miguel Perez-Santalla, Treasurer
Patricia Cauley, President
Patrick Anan
CJ (Chiranjit) Sapre
John Keating, Secretary

Chapter News
News for May 2014
At the Metro New York Chapter Boat Cruise in May 14 aboard The Atlantis two new members were appointed to the board Patrick Anan of Auramet and Chiranjit (CJ) Sapre of Halalch Gold. Additionally Miguel Perez-Santalla has been appointed treasurer of the chapter.

It is with deep regret that we announce the sad news that our past Treasurer Diane Koppenaal passed away on May 17th . For the arrangements please copy the link below:


Past Treasurer- Diane Koppenaal
We love you and will miss you Diane!

Update to IPMI Metro New York Membership Guidelines
We urge all individual members of the Chapter to send in their renewal checks ($50.00). In keeping with the ByLaws of the International IPMI, new members of the Metro NY Chapter and those renewing their NY Chapter memberships must also keep current their memberships in the International ($100.00). For the NY Metro Chapter application (click on the file at the end of Chapter News under Document Downloads) and the International IPMI application at the end of Membership from the IPMI website.

Patron Members of the Metro NY Chapter receive special recognition at all Chapter functions as well as having their company name on Metro Chapter letterhead. Patron members of Metro NY Chapter may designate up to four individuals who may attend Chapter functions at no additional charge. Patron members of the Metro NY Chapter who wish to renew their memberships ($250.00) must also be aware of the enforcement of the ByLaws, which state that the designated Metro NY Chapter members must also pay International dues ($100.00) unless their company is a Patron or Sustaining member of the International IPMI, in which case an unlimited number of company representatives are eligible to join the NY Chapter (the first four included in the NY Patron membership and subsequent members @ $50.00 each).

Sponsorship of the Metro NY Chapter($250.00 minimum) allows the donating company to receive special recognition at all Chapter functions with no membership issues involved.


Calendar of Events
6/13/14 - Board Meeting
To be determined


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