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  • 05 Oct 2023 12:11 PM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)


    • Residential and commercial independent title agent.  No affiliation with any realty brokerage.  
    • Perfection Title handles closings for purchase and refinance transactions. 
    • Perfection is also a notary public for Maryland.
    Specializing in: 
    • Out of office closings anywhere convenient to the parties involved in the

      Mike Dacre - Perfection Title

      Mike is a Representative/Settlement Officer and Title Agent for Perfection Title.

      About Perfection Title

      Owner an Manager:

      • Lisa Allen - Owner 
      • Lim Cornu - Operations Manager 


      8585 Ft. Smallwood Rd
      Pasadena, MD 21122

      Services:  transaction.
    • Works with contractors, investors and for sale by owner (FSBO) customers who do not have a realtor.
    • Works with all realtors and lenders.

    Company Motto:

    "Your Perfect Choice For title Services"

    Future Business Plans:

    To educate the public on our role in the real estate transaction.  Also to make the consumer aware that the buyer/borrower has the right to choose their title company.

    Community Involvement:

    Mike is the vice president of the Cesterfield HOA and a boward member of the Pasadena Business Association.  He helps out with various community events throughout the year. 

    How long have you been a mamber of the PBA:

    PBA member since 2017

  • 21 Sep 2023 2:03 PM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

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  • 18 Aug 2023 12:11 PM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

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  • 15 Aug 2023 4:52 PM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)


    Jerry Nicklow - Huff Insurance

    Jerry is the Marketing Director at Huff Insurance.  He has been with the agancy since 2008.

    Huff Insurance has been a member of the PBA since the beginning back in 1986.  Huff Insurance was established in 1960 and continues to grow and support our community.

    Huff Insurance is an independent insurance agency, which means we have options.  In todays world of increasing insurance rates, it is good to deal with an insurance agent who has options for you.

    At Huff Insurance, a Trusted Choice® Insurance Agency, we understand that you want the right insurance coverage at the right price.

    You shouldn’t have to deal with a cartoon or fictional character. Nor should you have to deal with a faceless 800 number that has your calls going to another state or even another country!

    Huff Insurance is still family owned and operated and plans to stay that way. When you call us, you are talking to a real live local person, who will change the way you think about insurance.

    Phone:  410-647-1111

    Email:  Jerry@huffinsurance.com

    Website: www.huffinsurance.com

  • 14 Jul 2023 12:45 PM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

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  • 19 May 2023 10:35 AM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

    McCully Polyniak & Collins Funeral Home

    To the Pasadena Business Association

              It was certainly a privilege to become new members of the PBA and attend our first meeting as the new owners of the McCully Polyniak & Collins Funeral Home.

    Ashley and I have worked at the funeral home for many years, me starting in 1997 and Ashley in 2011, so we feel we have deep roots in the Pasadena community.

    Ashley and I purchased the funeral home from Valerie Polyniak who decided it was time to retire, and took over sole ownership on January 1, 2023. While we are still learning the ins and outs of ownership, we wanted to get involved with the PBA because John Polyniak, Valerie’s late husband was a long-time member and I would at times attend the monthly meeting with him so, I know how important it is to have those connections within the business community.

    Ashley and I have stayed busy raising our little 2-year-old boy John, Jr.  and attending Our Lady of the Chesapeake Church, all the while running the funeral home.

    Even though our name has been added to the sign and Valerie has retired, we are still the same caring and compassionate funeral home that has been on Mountain Road since 1971.

    John and Ashley Collins

    Contact Info:

    Phone - 410-255-2381

    Website: https://www.mccullyfuneral.com/

  • 18 May 2023 11:20 AM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

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    RIBBON CUTTING  -  Sherwin Williams

    We hosted a Ribbon Cutting along with the Anne Arundel Chamber for the new Sherwin Williams Paints in Pasadena.  Delegates Kipke and Munoz presented a citation on behalf of the 31 Delegation.  Sarah Gannon presented a citation on behalf of Councilman Volke. Jill Porter represented the Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation.  Heather Frees presented a citation on behalf of the Pasadena Business Association. Thanks to everyone who came out in support of Sherwin Williams and to welcome them to the Pasadena Business Community and the Pasadena Business Association.



    Wednesday, June 7, 2023 @ Noon
    Location:  The Rumor Reel, 1701 Poplar Ridge Road, Pasadena

    Speaker:  Scholarship Awards

    $22.00 with reservation by Friday, June 2, 2023
    $27.00 if reserving after Friday, June 2, 2023

    You can pay in advance for the luncheons or mixers by mailing your check to PBA, PO Box 861, Pasadena, MD 21123-0861, or you can register and pay on the website by credit card, or you can email your reservation to Sandi and pay at the door by cash or check.


    McCully Polyniak & Collins Funeral Home -
    Business Address: 3204 Mountain Road, Pasadena,  Maryland 21122
    Phone:410-255-2381, Cell: 410-585-5720, Fax: 410-255-2604

    E-mail : Jfcollins@comcast.net       Organization Website:  :McCullyfuneral.com
    Company Bio:

    Your selected category(s):     Funeral Services

    ABC Daycare
       -  Jennifer Zulka
    140 Meadow Road, Pasadena, MD 21122
    Phone:  443-694-1784
    Company Bio:  Child Care Provider in Riviera Beach. License #258523
    Pre K Curriculum, M - Th nightly and weekend. All m, snacks, & activities included. Quality care at affordable prices.
    Category Child Care/Preschool

    The April General Membership Meeting was held at Twains Tavern.  School Board member Corrine Frank talked to the members   about school issues such as redistricting etc.  We thank Corrine for taking time out of her busy schedule to update us.  We also thank Twains Tavern for the delicious lunch.  Our Vice President Paulette Morris presented a plaque to Angela Balsamo, Coffee News for her many years as secretary of the PBA.

    PBA Website and Technology Committee  - Jerry Nicklow, Huff Insurance

    We are excited to host a workshop for our members on Thursday June 1st at Perfection Title on Fort Smallwood Road.   

    This time around, the workshop will be on how to optimize your Google Maps business listing. 

    Being found on Google local search is extremely important for any local small business.  Optimizing your Google Maps business listing is extremely important in being found in the local search results.   

    56% of local businesses have not claimed their Google Maps business listing, Are you on of the 56%?  If so, the first step is to claim your listing,  A link to the instructions for how to claim your listing can be found on the workshop event page on the PBA website. 

    If you want to show up in the “map pack” local search results, then you will not want to miss this workshop.  Optimizing your Google Maps business listing is crucial in showing up in the map pack.   

    Getting your business found in the local search results will help your business results in a major way,  This workshop will get you moving in the right direction in being found in the important map pack search results. 

    We will see you on June 1st! 


    Please check your listing on the website and make sure it is up to date.  This is the information that is used in the Directory so we want everything to be correct.


    We need your help to again produce the Membership Directory and Community Guide
    Advertising prices are very reasonable so please take an ad out for your business.

    The directory is free to the public and placed in member businesses for the community to pick up.   We also hand them out at all of our events.  The Directory is also on the website. If you are interested the form is on the website, pasadenabusinessassociation.com, or you can send an email to pasadenabusinessassociation1@verizon.net and we will send you the form.

    If you have advertised in the past a form and copy of your ad was mailed to you.  You can pay on the website if that is easiest.

    FULL COLOR RATES:                               

    Inside Full Page     7.5 x 10                                             $700.00  ___

    Cover Logo             1.5 x 1 (Approx)                               $300.00  ___

    Half-Page Color         7.5 x 5                                           $385.00 ___


    Full Page                             7.5 x 10                                $425.00 ___

    Half - Page (V)                    3.625 x 10                            $250.00 ___

    Half - Page (H)                    7.5 x 4.875                           $250.00 ___

    One -Sixth Page (V)           2. 3 5 x 4.875                        $110.00 ___

    One -Sixth Page (H)           4.91x 2. 375                          $110.00 ___

    SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER – Vice President, Paulette Morris, Idea Weaver Promotions

    Pasadena Business Association Members put the FUN in FUNdraiser!!
    The Annual PBA Scholarship Fundraiser for 2023 was held on April 15th at The Rumor Reel in Pasadena.  We enjoyed a delicious buffet dinner, drinks, music, networking, silent auction & games of chance. A hearty thanks to PBA President & Scholarship chair, Heather Frees, KW Real Estate who proved that you can mix business with pleasure when it’s for a good cause. Thank you to everyone who attended. Thanks to all who donated Gift Baskets, Goods and Gift Cards for the Silent Auction & for taking a chance on PBA’s famous “Cooler of Cheer”.  Thank you to PBA Board Member, Melissa Hosse, Century 21 Don Gurney, for creating a variety of Creative Gift Baskets for the “Drop in the Bucket” drawing.  Heather Frees, KW Real Estate and Board Member, Tom Latta, Direct Mortgage  Loans did a great job of manning the DITB table at the event.

    Last but not least, PBA Scholarships would not be possible without the amazing support of our Sponsors: 


    Haas & Sons Electric

    Huff Insurance


    Heather Frees, Keller Williams Flagship of MD Real Estate

    Arundel Federal Savings Bank

                     The TOM LATTA TEAM of Direct Mortgage Loans

    Landmark Roofing

    The UPS Store #1881 Lake Shore


    Delegate Nic Kipke
    Councilman Nathan Volke

    Kona Ice of NE Anne Arundel County

    Pasadena Eye Care


    Randy & Lisa Hart

    Idea Weaver Promotions, Inc.

    Mt. Carmel Child Development Center

    We also want to thank Tom Latta, Direct Mortgage Loans for donating the cooler and Corwell & Son Liquors for donating so generously.  Thanks to Harbour Liquors for donating six bottles of wine,  Jimmy T’s for donating a bottle and Huff Insurance for their donation for the cooler of cheer.    

    Thanks to Kurtz’s Beach for Wine on the Water Tickets, Ace Hardware for a Weber Performer Deluxe Grill, Delegate Nic Kipke for a VIP Tour of Historic State House and Luncn for 4 with Delegate Nic Kipke, Mosquito Squad of Annapolis for a  Barrier Spray Season, Idea Weaver Promotions for a Treat filler Koozie Backpack and $100 Gift Card for promo products,  Kurtz’s Beach for Made in Maryland Festival Tickets, Haas & Sons Electric for a Maryland Cooler of Fun and Chance, Severna Park Elks for a Money & Scratch off Wreath.   Melissa Gurney Hosse donated the baskets for the Chance Auction with donations from Sterling Walton, Donna McCumbie Jones handcrafted jewelry for one of the baskets.

    Thanks to Alibi’s. Primo Pasta, Twains Tavern, and the Wingman for the gift certificates.

    PBA has received many scholarship applications from students in our community. As you may know, those on the selection committee do not know the identity of those who apply so they are selected solely on merit and community work.  Students who are selected to receive scholarships will be invited to the PBA Membership Meeting/Scholarship Awards Luncheon on June 7th (at the Rumor Reel.  This is always a heartwarming event.  It is awesome to hear about all the hard work & accomplishments of the students who are awarded PBA Scholarships, so bring tissues!!

    Save the date and register at: www.pasadenabusinessassociation.com 

    Thank you Everyone, Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!!  We can’t say it enough!!

    Multi Chamber Networking Breakfast

    What a great turnout for the breakfast.  This is an opportunity for our members to network with Chamber members.  There were 120 business members in attendance.  WE do this in April of every year so plan on joining us. 





    September 13, 2023

    Compass Pointe Golf


    Proceeds go to PBA Community Assistance Fund


  • 24 Apr 2023 3:26 PM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

    Brightview Severna Park offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Dementia Care apartment homes in a monthly rental continuum. Voted as the 2023 Severna Park Voice’s Best Senior Living Community, we’ve been home to Pasadena and Severna Park residents and families for more than 9 years, ensuring a safe and vibrant lifestyle.

    At Brightview Severna Park, residents decide how to spend their days, and we take care of the rest! In line with Brightview Senior Living’s focus on exceptional service and active aging, daily life at Brightview Severna Park maximizes possibilities, independence, and choice for all. Residents enjoy an array of resort-style amenities and services, such as an indoor pool, movie theater, art room, pub, salon, fitness center, library, and more.

    Contact Alan LeMay or Kristina Strauss at 410-544-1605 for more information.

  • 24 Apr 2023 8:47 AM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

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  • 14 Mar 2023 12:21 PM | Jerry Nicklow (Administrator)

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

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