December 6, 2012

Thank You to all the TradeFirst members for joining us in another Great Open House!

If you weren't there, here is what you missed!!!
Thank you to all of our members who exhibited,
and who donated door prizes! Heres a list of Winners
The following lucky members won $100 Shopping Sprees!

Kelly Gable, Moonlight Printing
Kirk Alderson, Fountain Of Youth
Jennifer Krupinski, Time To Play
The following lucky members won Door prizes!

David Koback, D&J – 1 Gift Bag from BodySin-Sation
Elaine Myers, C&G – 1 Gift Basket from Designs by Alfreda
Dana Rybicki, Cookie Lee – 1 pair Earrings from Ariada & Co.
Carrie Fellony, Night Owl – 1 Gift Card from Cookie Lee
Tammy Smith, Pontiac Mailing – 1 Gift Card from Cookie Lee
Gary Lantz, AC Residential – 1 Gift Certificate from Fountain of Youth
Isaac Mayers, Darnell’s Firestone – 1 Crunch Bag from Klever Kreations
Debbie Ternullo, STA – 1 Gift Set from Mary Kay Cosmetics & Gifts
Suzie Bigelow, Kings Brothers – 1 Gift Certificate from Mystique Boutique
Stan Stevens, CTS Companies – 1 Gift Certificate from Mystique Boutique
Sheri Crocker, Nutech Graphics – 1 Gift Certificate from Mystique Boutique
Dan Gregg, USA Perfect Images – 6 Pack of Balsamic/Oils from Old World Olive Press
Lori Bos, Bos Moving – 1 Scarf from Princess Designs
Jill Mayers-Marx, Darnell’s Firestone – 1 Scarf from Princess Designs
Mike Callaway, SwingTEK Golf – 1 Bluetooth from Wireless Nation
Ray Sparries – 1 Bluetooth from Wireless Nation
Marie Collias, C&I Seal Coating – 1 Bluetooth from Wireless Nation
Jeannie Kine, Factory Direct – 1 Bluetooth from Wireless Nation

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Thanks to our Featured Exhibitors
The Ham Guys
Contact Bruce at 517-447-3169

Sold every last ham at the Open House, But You Still HaveTime to place your orders for holiday HAMS!! Deliveries will be send to TradeMart.Honey Glazed Pre-Cooked Spiral Hams and fully cooked smoked turkey breasts--boxed and perfect for the holiday... and throughout the year!

Old World Olive Press
Call 616-262-2737

Old World Olive Press brings the freshest available olive oils, and the finest balsamic vinegars home, so everyone could enjoy great cuisine in their own homes. Offering Spices and Rubs to delight as well as Gift Baskets.

Cookie Lee Jewelry
Call 734-748-9816

Reinvent your style by building your jewelry wardrobe without breaking your budget! Visit my website today and discover hundreds of Cookie Lee jewelry pieces at an affordable price.

Princess Designs Jewelry & Gifts

Bead Jewelry in an assortment of materials, including gemstones, glass, crystals, and trade beads. Earrings, bracelets, necklaces, anklets, eyeglass chains, and more...Large selection of rings & charms. Custom orders & repairs.

Mary Kay Cosmetics
Call Mary at 248-969-2821

The Mary Kay® product line includes more than 200 premium products in six categories: facial skin care, color cosmetics, nail care, body care, sun protection and fragrance. Stop by TradeMart to browse a dazzling variety of cosmetics and

Fountain of Youth
Holiday gifts galore! Clothing, jewelry, purses, accessories, knick knacks and more. As a premiere full service Skin Renewal Centre, we offer a range of service and products which will take years off your appearance without surgery. Botox, Restylane, Juvederm, hair removal, spider veins, permanent make-up and more!
Designs by Alfreda

The best solutions for busy people who need to buy gifts for various occasions but do not have a lot of time to shop. We offer such themes as New Arrivals, Graduation, Anniversary, Get Well, Thanks A Million, Housewarming, Sympathy, Birthday and more.

Accessories by Stephanie
Call 248-669-4322
Retail boutique featuring one-of-a-kind Swarovski crystals, fresh water pearls, silk beaded dusters, gems and gifts, leather & beaded hand bags and beautiful, hand crafted & unique accessories.


Yankee candles, reed diffusers, tea lights, gift items, poinsettias and gift baskets.
Ariada & Co

In business for more than 11 years. Open 10:30 am - 5 pm Monday thru Saturday. We are a women's boutique located in the heart of downtown Birmingham. Offering the latest in women's fashion & jewelry.

Bodysin-sations products are made with the finest soap ingredients that are all natural, hand & homemade. We're confident that you will not find a more superior soap product.
Klever Kreations
Not only will we make glorious gift baskets and trays of any type of sweet treat you can think of but we also sell cake decorating and candy making supplies, wedding cakes, graduation cakes, or even your ornate 3 dimensional carved cakes. We sell cookie cutters, wedding supplies, rental of cake stands, card boxes & more.

Wireless Zone
Brian Wood 586-461-3000
Wireless Zone is locally owned and operated. We are dedicated to providing the best customer experience and community support since 1986. Call today for the best value and customer service support.

Mystique Boutique
Shop Online! We ship nationwide!
Call 248-363-1174
We are a 'MADE IN THE USA' Company! Whether you are shopping for the perfect gift for a daughter, sister, mom or dad or simply giving yourself something great; there are several extraordinary, affordable options that await you. Simply choose your items online and email your order with your trade number for processing. Handbags, belts, scarves, buckles and more.

Outside the Box Shoes, LLC
Greg Reo
-263-7170 |
We are your on-line store for shoes! Tennis, clogs, uniform and special orders. Men and Women’s shoes of all styles. Call today and place your order. Shipping nationwide. If you don’t see what you are looking for on the website, just give us a call.
THANK YOU Food & Entertainment providers!

Ross Reimer
Video/Music Productions


Thomas's Catering

Make your Charity Donations this Holiday!

Jimmy's Kids
139 Amelia Ave., Royal Oak
Call (248) 585-1515
Click here to download the Charity Donation form and fax back to TradeFirst at 248.544.1546

Contact your TradeFirst Broker at 248.544.1350 for more information!
Coming together to make dreams come true for special needs children each Holiday season. Begun in 1989 with 22 special needs kids... and grown to this year where we will bring joy and laughter to thousands of kindergarten through fourth grade special needs kids. Remembering the forgotten children at Christmas.

Your trade dollars go directly to the charity you select, and that charity will in turn improve the quality of life for many people! If you wish to make a trade donation, simply click the above link and print out the form, fill it out and fax back to 248.544.1546. All contributions are tax deductible. 
Check out the new TradeMart and save!

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Normal hours of operation are Monday - Friday 9am - 5:30pm.
TradeMart is located at our Michigan Office at 23200 Coolidge Hwy, just 3 lights south of I-696.

For more information on TradeMart or the products you see below, please call Ed at 248-544-1350 ex 235.

Need anything for the Holidays? TradeMart has everything!!!

Don't Forget the Batteries! TradeMart has the best Battery Values, perfect for the gifts where Batteries Aren't Included
Starting at $3.49 Trade!

Mens and Womens Fragrances

Top Brands like: Prada, Gucci, Burberry, Calvin Klein and many more
Starting at $49.99 Trade!

Save $$$ w/ your local Entertainment Book

Save on everything
Coupon Savings Book Now only $35.00 Trade!

Digital Cameras!
Great Stocking Stuffers
Capture the Holidays the right
way, with a new digital camera
starting at $119.99 Trade!

Holiday Sweets, Brittle
and Cookies

Delicious Choices of Boxed Cookies
Peanut Brittle, and Chocolates
Starting at $9.99 Trade!

Tons of Holiday Items
for the decative Home

Lights, Ornaments, Stockings, Bows, Wrapping Paper, and more!
Starting at $5.00 Trade!

Sports Pictures and Autographed Gear
Framed Sports Pictures, Jerseys,
and Posters.
starting at $89.99 Trade!
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Gift Certificates
Cool and Spacious or Warm and Cozy – TradeFirst has Gigt Certificates for EVERYONE!
E-mail to place order.

Click here for a complete list of Gift Certificates available.

Gift Certificates are also available online! Simply log on to and select the Gift Certificates link. At the click of a mouse, you'll discover a huge selection of restaurants, entertainment, gifts, and more!
Get your ski on in Brighton with Trade!

Brighton, Michigan
Mt. Brighton
4141 Bauer Rd., Brighton, MI
7 gift certificates*
Lift tickets make great stocking stuffers! $37 gift certificates* Offering 130 skiable acres, 26 trails, 7 chair lifts and 11 surface lifts. Visit our 15-acre terrain park offering new progression parks serviced by two surface lifts and one chairlift over-rails, boxes, jumps & more. Skis, snowboards & helmets available for rent.
*Gift certificates must be purchased through TradeFirst; click here to order. TradeFirst Swipe Card also accepted at this location for lift tickets and rentals.

Your Skiing Adventure is on Trade!

Clarkston, Michigan
Pine Knob Ski Resort
7778 Sashabaw Rd – Clarkston, MI

41 Lift ONLY or $67 Lift + Rental gift certificates*
Are you ready to hit the powder TradeFirst? Lift Tickets are back for the 2012-2013 Season!
Enjoy Pine Knob Ski Resort by purchasing our lift tickets and ski-rental on trade! Slopes are fully lit for nighttime skiing too! We are best known for our snow-making and marquee run, "The Wall."
Get your tickets now and be first in line for the lift - or pick a few up for holiday gifts!
*Gift certificates must be purchased through TradeFirst; click here to order.
Michigan's Most Spectacular Resort!

Gaylord, Michigan
Treetops Resort
3962 Wilkinson Rd Gaylord
1-888 TREETOPS |
49 Gift Letter all day ski lift ticket *
*$49 Gift Letter all day ski lift ticket cannot be used 12/28-12/31 or 2/16/13 Rental equipment based on first come first serve and not included w/letter .*Gift certificates must be purchased through TradeFirst; click here to order.
#1 Resort in the Midwest by SKI Magazine

Thompsonville, Michigan
Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr., Thompsonville
69 Ski Lift Voucher - Valid open to close 12/1/12 - 4/8/13*
Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa is northern Michigan's premier ski resort destination. Ski and ride on 45 downhill slopes - including three terrain parks and a super-cross course. Tour rolling terrain and glide through wooded valleys on 40+ kilometers of groomed cross-country ski trails. Award-winning kids programs and a nationally certified instructor can get you started or help you fine-tune your skills. *Gift certificates must be purchased through TradeFirst;
click here to order.

Discover What's Inside the Hotel St. Regis

Detroit, Michigan
Hotel St. Regis
3071 W Grand Blvd, Detroit
313-873-3000 x117
110 Gift Certificate one night stay and $50 Gift Certificates for dining at LaMusique *

Hotel St. Regis - the most inviting landmark hotel near downtown Detroit. Among Detroit Hotels, the Hotel St Regis stands alone with its original stately elegance yet with a modern, more casual style. Delivering an extraordinary level of comfort and convenience is what we promise each of our guests. Enjoying an event at Comerica, Joe Louis, Ford Field or the Fox? Don't fight the traffic - relax and enjoy the rest of the evening. Room night certificates available through TradeFirst at $110/night for a standard deluxe king. Each room has been newly redesigned featuring an inviting color scheme, guest bedroom & bath with marble vanities & superior bedding. $50 Gift Certificates for dining at LaMusique may be purchased through TradeFirst.
*Gift certificates must be purchased through TradeFirst; click here to order.

Unrivaled Elegance. Exceptional Service.

Birmingham, Michigan
The Townsend Hotel
100 Townsend, Birmingham Call 248-642-7900
320 gift standard room certificates and $370 luxury suite certificates *
The Townsend Hotel is a gem of European elegance, tucked away amidst the pleasing parks, sophisticated designer shops and nationally acclaimed art galleries of Birmingham. Our staff welcomes you with exceptional courtesy, a desire to serve, and genuine hospitality. The Townsend Hotel is a Forbes 4-Star and AAA 4-Diamond hotel.*Gift certificates must be purchased through TradeFirst;
click here
to order.
Standard Room Nights available - only by purchasing gift certificates. Certificates may be applied as payment towards an upgrade.
The Best Winter Destinations are Booking NOW!
Don't settle for left-overs, call Kerri TODAY! TradeFirst has all the premium getaway destinations. 248-544-1350
  *TradeFirst Travel department asks that you allow 2 weeks notice for booking
Four Diamond Resort Chain on Trade ~ Mexico
Solmar Resorts
5 Breath-taking destinations at the tip of the Baja Peninsula

Solmar Resorts Choose from 1 of 5 breath- taking destinations! All-Inclusive and Meal Plan options available on Trade! Treasures await at the tip of the Baja Peninsula where land disappears into deep blue sea. That’s where you’ll find a collection of luxury resorts conceived and designed with one thing in mind – you. Solmar Hotels & Resorts have turned hospitality into a fine art. There is a culture of attentive service here that can turn an ordinary vacation into an experience of a lifetime. No matter what you want to do from fishing and golf to shopping and dining, every detail will be taken care of. Even the location is perfect. Just a short walk from both downtown Cabo San Lucas and the white sand beaches of Playa Solmar. Best of all, no matter what resort you decide to experience, you’ll be indulged and pampered.
The Grand Solmar Land’s End Resort & Spa
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Resort Details
When voices are found, there's amazement over the location impossibly situated between cliff and sea. Pelicans soaring over golden sands and sailboats scooting across blue waves. Infinity edge pools with swim-up dining. White-canvassed cabanas complete with poolside massages. And a seasoned staff who wait, hands folded, for the next opportunity to serve...
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Resort Details
If it’s shopping, fine dining and nightlife you’re looking for, downtown Cabo San Lucas is just a short stroll away. And if you’d really like to reward yourself, the world class Grand Spa will be waiting with a full range of luxuries that will nurture your body and soul...

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Resort Details
The Ridge at Playa Grande sparkles like a polished jewel on the coast of a shimmering blue sea. The world famous Arch of Cabo San Lucas is but a stone’s throw away and a white sand beach stretches like a pristine path from your villa door to the ocean shore.

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Resort Details
You can spread your towel on the white sands of Solmar beach and soak up the sun in private comfort, grab a snorkel, a fishing pole or chose from a long list of other activities the Pacific Ocean has to offer, or shop, dine, then dance the night away at one of the many hotspots in Cabo San Lucas.

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Resort Details
If you want it, you’ll find it at this centrally located luxury hotel. Whether you’re here on business or pleasure, you’ll appreciate the space and convenience of our junior suites with fully equipped kitchenettes, satellite TV, and complimentary broadband Internet.
Stop Dreaming and Start Planning Today! We are booking requests daily.
Contact TradeFirst Travel at or 248-544-1350
Art Deco style boutique hotel on Trade

South Miami Beach, Florida
Hotel Marseilles
1741 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL
The Marseilles Hotel is an original Miami Beach Art Deco style boutique hotel with typical architecture and design features of the 1940's. The Marseilles Hotel has all the peculiarities of the Art Deco style - vertical emphasis and a combination of flat and curved walls, use of glass blocks, neon, cove and porthole ceiling lighting and cast iron railings. While you stay with us, discover the Marseilles' delightful art deco ambiance and see how the past has been preserved to its original beauty. Contact TradeFirst Travel at or 248-544-1350
Florida Keys getaways-
Now on trade!

Long Key, The Florida Keys
Lime Tree Bay Resort
Long Key, The Florida Keys
An intimate boutique resort which sits on ¼ mile of lush, tropical waterfront property adorned with colorful flowering plants, hundreds of palm trees, stately gumbo-limbo trees, tiki huts, quiet sitting areas and spectacular sunsets. Located in the heart of the Florida Keys between Islamorada and Marathon, ideally situated near the center of the chain of islands that links busy mainland South Florida to the legendary latitudes and laid-back attitudes of Key West. Contact TradeFirst Travel at or 248-544-1350
Experience the heart of Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas, Baja Mexico
Marina Fiesta Resort & Spa
Downtown Cabo San Lucas, Baja Mexico

For the ultimate Cabo vacation with the best location, best value, and the most fun, the Marina Fiesta Resort & Spa is unbeatable. You can experience the heart of Cabo San Lucas at its best and take advantage of the Marina Fiesta All Inclusive Dining. In every sense, the Marina Fiesta Resort & Spa has it all. The finest shopping in the Golden Zone is right next door. Water activities, yacht charters and the sizzling nightlife of downtown Cabo are nearby. So are the golden sands of the famous Medano Beach. There's family fun at the Dolphinarium where you can swim with the dolphins and the shop-filled Puerto Paraiso Mall is seconds away with movie theaters, bowling, and even a casino!
Contact Kerri today at or 248-544-1350
Stay at a famous L.A Landmark!

Los Angeles, California
The Westin Bonaventure- LA
404 South Figueroa Street, L.A

LA The Most Famous Downtown Los Angeles Hotel Elegantly presiding over the City of AngelsThe Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites provides the ultimate urban oasis in the heart of the business district. An international symbol that has come to represent the beauty and sophistication of the city itself, this famous Westin Los Angeles hotel is one of the most photographed destinations in the world.
Contact TradeFirst Travel at or 248-544-1350 for availability and pricing
Beautiful Condo plus Great Dining!

Mackinac Island, Michigan
Condo on Mackinac Island | 248 544-1350 x 228

Beautiful 3 year old, like new 3 bedroom condo located in the heart of historic downtown Mackinac Island. Also, two great restaurants on Trade! Mustang Lounge - A year round, local hangout hotspot, nightly entertainment, great burgers & pizza. Huron Street Pub & Grill - Mackinac’s newest casual upscale dining -certified angus steaks, seafood, fresh fish, home-made crab cakes, fine wines & beers.(There is separate access to the condo and all of our guests love the convenience of getting room service from our two restaurants on Trade)
Start by contacting Kerri today! or 248-544-1350
Experience the wonder of Frankenmuth!

Frankenmuth, Michigan
Bavarian Inn Lodge
1 Covered Bridge Lane, Frankenmuth, MI

Experience Frankenmuth - Michigan's #1 tourist attraction. The Bavarian Inn Lodge is a world-class getaway destination for families and couples alike. 360 European-themed guest rooms, Indoor Water Park, tennis courts, mini-golf, Family Fun Center and more! A treasure in the heart of Frankenmuth featuring indoor water park, family fun center and lots more to explore!
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