Stan Glinka, vice president, private banking, Bridgehampton National Bank

Previous Community Involvement: President, Rogers Memorial Library Foundation; treasurer, Southampton Business Alliance; vice president, Hampton Bays Rotary; treasurer, Good Fellows Club of Suffolk County; board of directors member, Dominican Sisters Family Health Services; member of budget advocacy committee for Hampton Bays School District.

How many members are in your chamber?

135

When was chamber founded?

1972

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How would you describe the business community?

Seasonal area with many year-round businesses. It is a vibrant business community.

Briefly, what are the main issues for the chamber?

Maintaining year-round interest from the public, beyond the East End, in our members' businesses.

How has being involved in the chamber helped your business?

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It has helped to establish contacts in the community with enthusiastic, civic-minded business owners and professionals like myself.

Ten years from now, how will things have changed?

The influx of a Latino population in our area will result in the growth of Latino-owned businesses.

Tell us something no knows about your community?

We are open for business 365 days a year.

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Tell us something no one knows about yourself?

Quietly, and without recognition, I have helped a number of families in the community who have fallen on hard times.