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Member Spotlight - Heidi Schmidt Creative


OWNER:  Heidi Schmidt

Locations Served: Pasadena, MD, Anne Arundel County.

Contact Info: Ph- 443-223-4534

Services Provided: 

We are a boutique social media agency that works with small businesses on social media & content marketing. We do strategies and audits of social media, and offer management of social media, and other content marketing solutions. With over 15 years of marketing experience, we've delivered results for businesses of all sizes. 

Specializing in:

  • social media management 
  • social media strategies
  • email marketing
  • blogging
  • social media audits

Future Business Plans: 

Stay tuned! We'll be offering courses and workshops on strategies and social media in the future! 

Community Involvement:  

Heidi has been involved in the Anne Arundel county community since moving to Annapolis in 2010. She served as VP of Communications and later Secretary of the Junior League of Annapolis between 2011 - 2013, and later 2016 - 2018. She now serves as Committee Chair of her son's Cub Scout Pack, her and her husband are both active with the Magothy Beach Improvement Association, and she volunteers regularly at her son's elementary school. 


I joined PBA in 2020 when I started my business! I have been more active in the recent year

Upcoming events

    • 30 Mar 2023
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The Pit Stop Pub - 8111 Fort Smallwood Road


    Join us at our upcoming networking mixer at:
    The Pit Stop Pub
    8111 Fort SmallwoodRoad
    Thursday March 30th 5-7 pm

    Exclusive Event Sponsor Available To Members
    $100 - by Friday 3/24/23 (see registration info for details)

    Ticket Pricing:

    $25 - Members registered by Friday 3/24/23
    $30 Members after Friday 3/24/23
    $30 - Non Members by Friday 3/24/23
    $35 - Non Members after Friday 3/24/23

    Register online and pay with credit/debit card or mail a check to

    PBA, PO Box 861, Pasadena, MD 21123

    Register and pay at the door - payment must be cash or check

    Lite Buffet and Non-Alcoholic drinks included

    Cash bar for alcohol

    Get your business cards in hand and join us for an evening of networking and just having fun!

    Great opportunity for members, old and new, to meet and get to know each other

    There Will Be Break The Ice Activities And Door Prizes
    (attendees are welcome to bring small gift/giveaway to donate for the drawings)

    Questions: Contact Membership Committee Chairperson, Melissa Gurney Hosse 443-570-8098 or melissahosse@gmail.com

    • 05 Apr 2023
    • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Twain's Tavern - 8359 B&A Blvd.

    APRIL General Membership Meeting

    Wednesday, April 5, 2023 | Noon

    Where: Twain's Tavern, 8359 B&A Blvd.

    Speaker: Corine Frank - Anne Arundel County School Board

    $22.00 with reservation by Friday, March 31, 2023

    $27.00 is reserving after Friday, March 31, 2023

    (Covers buffet and non-alcoholic beverages)

    Pay in advance by mailing your check to:

    PBA | PO Box 861 | Pasadena, MD 21123-0861

    or register and pay on the website by credit card, or

    email your reservation to:


    and pay at the door by cash or check.

    Please make every attempt to reserve your space.

    We would like to invite those interested in open networking to

    arrive as early as 11:30am to get to know your fellow members!

    • 13 Apr 2023
    • 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Hellas Restaurant and Lounge - 8498 Veterans Hwy, Millersville

    Join us on April 13th for the Multi-Chamber Business Builder Breakfast at Hellas Restaurant & Lounge.

    Make valuable connections while promoting your business to members of other Chambers and business organzations. Speed networking, 90-second small group introductions, and table rotations.

    Delicious buffet breakfast, literature table and door prizes!

    Hosted by the Greater Severna Park and Arnold Chamber of Commerce.  Participating Chambers include the Greater Crofton Chamber, the Central Maryland Chamber, the Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber, the Southern Anne Arundel Chamber and the Pasadena Business Association.

    Early Bird Member Rate (Until April 1st) - $30.00
    Member Rate (After April 1st) - $35.00
    Early Bird Non-Member Rate (Until April 1st) - $45.00
    Non-Member Rate (After April 1st) - $50.00

    • 15 Apr 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Rumor Reel - 1701 Poplar Ridge Rd

    2023 PBA Scholarship Fundraiser!

    Saturday, April 15th 6pm

    Rumor Reel

    Can you help us raise much needed scholarship funds for our local students?

    We are looking for sponsors and for donations to our silent auction.

    Tickets Are Avialable!

    $50 until April 9th

    $60 after April 9th

    The ticket includes a dinner of: grilled sirloin, garlic shrimp, asparagus, garlic mashed potatoes and garden salad

    Non alcoholic refreshments are included (Soda, Tea, Coffee)

    There will be a cash bar for alcohol and a great silent auction!

    Sponsorships are available.

    Current Sponsors

    PLATINUM for $1,000

    Haas & Sons Electric    


    Huff Insurance 

    GOLD for $600

    Heather Frees, Realtor, Keller Williams Flagship of Maryland

    The UPS Store # 1881 - Lake Shore Plaza

    Visit the fundraiser web page for details on how to become a sponsor and buy your tickets:


    • 19 Apr 2023
    • 9:00 AM
    • Sherwin Williams Paint - 33 Magothy Bridge Rc.

    Sherwin Williams Paint

    33 Magothy Beach Road, Pasadena, MD

    April 19th, 2023 @ 9:00 AM

    Come out and welcome Jason Garcia, Manager and his team to the

    Pasadena Business Community and the Pasadena Business Association.

    • 20 May 2023
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Riviera Beach

    Come on out and show off your business at this great community Shop Local Festival!

    Let the community know what you can do for them.  This is a great event to display and even SELL your products and services.

    For the first time, we are opening up the vendor spaces to non-member businesses!

    Don't miss this event! 

    $60 PBA Member Space Vendors provide their own popup tent, table, chairs, etc.

    $100 Non-Member Space Vendors provide their own popup tent, table, chairs, etc.

    $75 Bag Sponsorship provides Logo on event bags.* (Vendor Space NOT included)

    $100 Bronze Level Sponsorship provides Logo on event bags & company name on program.* (Vendor Space Not Included)

    $200 Silver Level Sponsorship provides Logo on event banner, bags, program & Space for their Tent (Vendor provides their own Tent).*

     $500 Gold Level Sponsorship provides Logo on event banner, bags, program, PBA Website & Space for their Tent (Vendor provides their own Tent).*

    $1,000 Platinum Level Sponsorship provides highest visibility with Logo on event banner, bags, program, PBA Website, Posters & Space for their Tent (Vendor provides their own Tent).*



    Once Registered, Please Complete The Vendor Information Packet Below

    Vendor Info Packet 

Wouldn't it be great to have a marketing team selling your products and services without having to put them on your payroll? Then join the PBA Referral Group! We meet for an hour at 8:30 am every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at Second Alarm Brewhouse, 8510 Fort Smallwood Rd, Pasadena, MD. We pass referrals, share networking opportunities, training seminars, and anything that will help grow our businesses. We are category-exclusive  and membership is on a first-come, first-served basis. Join us on the next 2nd or 4th Wednesday of the month to see what we're all about. We look forward to doing business with you! Want more information? Contact Alyssa Jones, contact@gotp.net .

Pasadena Business Association
P.O. Box 861, Pasadena, MD 21123-0861 | Phone: 410-360-4PBA | Fax: 410-544-7060 | pasadenabusinessassociation1@verizon.net 

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