Marple's Hometown Monthly Magazine
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Expert Contributors

Accounting & Tax Preparation
Jack Del Pizzo
Del Pizzo & Associates

Jack Del Pizzo is a Certified Public Accountant with an undergraduate degree from St. Joseph’s University and an MBA from Drexel University. He is the founder of Del Pizzo & Associates, which specializes in providing personalized accounting, business advisory, tax planning and tax compliance services for entrepreneurs with special emphasis on the effective use of S corporations, limited partnership, limited liability companies and trusts to reduce a clients’ income and estate tax burdens and to create wealth. Jack and his team of caring professionals have over 100 years of combined experience serving as trusted advisors to clients in a wide range of industries. Jack’s community activities include serving as a Chairman of the Board of the Community Y of Eastern Delaware County in Upper Darby, PA, President of Llanerch Country Club in Havertown, PA, and Treasurer of the Ardmore Rotary Club.

Automobile Repair & Services
Bob Wilkinson
C&J Automotive Specialists

Bobby Wilkinson is the Service Manager at C&J Automotive II, a family-owned and operated business since 1988 (Berwyn, PA location) and now in Newtown Square (across from Gentile’s) for the past six years. Bobby, a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, has over 20 years’ experience in the hospitality industry and prides himself on providing the highest level of customer service and satisfaction at all times. Alongside Bob Schell, a 30-year Master Technician who has been with C&J Automotive for 20 years, Bobby and the team of ASE-certified mechanics are here to put your family first! Specializing in all makes and models, we offer an industry-leading 2-year, 24,000-mile warranty, and we also honor all competitors’ quotes. Stop by or call Bobby today to schedule all your automotive needs!

Dr. Georges P. Martin, DMD
Marple Dental

Dr. Georges P. Martin, DMD has been a private practice Dentist in Delaware County since 1987. As a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Martin’s expertise includes all aspects of state-of-the art general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry. With that expertise, Dr. Martin treats every patient as a member of the family. It’s no wonder Marple Dental and Dr. Martin have been the choice for four generations of Marple families in need of full-service General Dentistry tailored to meet the needs of each patient.

Electric Services
Andrew Martella
Martella Electric Company

Andrew Martella, owner of Martella Electric Company, began his electrical training as a 14-year-old apprentice to his father, Carmen, who inspired Andrew’s Code of Ethics in service to his customers, his employees and his community. Formally trained in Energy Engineering, Andrew’s expertise has guided Martella Electric for more than 32 years in association with Electricians Success International, reserved for only the top 1% of all electrical companies in the United States. Now in its 3rd generation of service to Delaware County and the Main Line, Martella Electric Company is known for its unparalleled Expert Electrician reputation for trusted service at a fair price, and for its ongoing referrals from prior customers in over 60+ years of service to our community.

Experts Needed!
Contact Bob Blaisse
Vacations, Medical, Orthodontist, Real Estate, Law, Chiropractic, Jewelry, Weight Loss, Fitness, Education, Home Health Care, Taxes, etc.

Should your name be among the Expert Contributors of Marple Friends & Neighbors magazine, mailed monthly to Marple residents and offered online? Expert Contributors have the opportunity to contribute feature articles on topics, such as how to make informed decisions in their industry, or that showcase their expertise in a way that is interesting and helpful to the 4,446 homeowners mailed Marple Friends & Neighbors magazine every month, and to thousands more who read Marple’s local monthly magazine online. Interested professionals may contact Bob Blaisse at: 610-453-5536, or by email to

Financial Planning
Michael S. Brady, MBA
LPL Financial

Since 2001, Michael S. Brady, of Broomall, has spent his financial services career with LPL Financial, developing profound expertise in Retirement Planning, Estate Planning, Group Benefits, Insurance Planning, Education Planning and Family Financial Planning, while serving as a board member for several non-profit organizations, including the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce. Mike’s nationally recognized reputation is not surprising, inasmuch as Mike believes strongly that every family’s financial situation is different and deserving of individual attention. To that end, with an enviable reputation among Financial Planners for his expertise, Mike Brady invites you to speak with his clients to learn about their experience with LPL Financial, and requests the honor of serving as your family’s financial representative.

Fireplace Products
Scott Magness
Scott’s Fireplace Products

Scott’s Fireplace Products, expertly managed by owner Scott Magness and formerly known as DeYoung’s Fireside Shoppe, was established in 1985 and has been responsible for providing outstanding products and services ever since. With expert support from Scott’s son Ray Magness, expertise includes gas log installations specialties, standard and custom glass enclosures, cast and ceramic fiber gas log sets (for both vented and vent-free applications), direct vent systems and vent-free fireplace systems. Scott has great knowledge to share regarding the many choices of fireplace accessories and related items for home and patio. Stop in to meet Scott and Ray.

Jim Casar
Carpet Warehouse

Jim Casar is the “Go-To” Flooring Expert known by most homeowners in Marple Newtown. And no wonder; nearly everyone has purchased some manner of carpeting or flooring from Jim’s Carpet Warehouse, which has been installing floor coverings since 1944. Experience how “The Professionals” at Carpet Warehouse combine expertise and wholesale pricing to make changing floors in home or office as simple and convenient as possible. Jim Casar’s Carpet Warehouse showroom is open seven days a week so if you’re in the market for major brands of carpeting or hardwood, laminate, vinyl or tile flooring at warehouse pricing, contact Jim Casar and the hometown experts at Carpet Warehouse in Broomall, across from Marple Sports Arena, in the Lawrence Park Industrial Park.

Funeral Home
Robert D'Anjolell, Jr., F.D.
DANJOLELL Memorial Homes

Since 1963, DANJOLELL Memorial Homes & Crematory has served the Philadelphia metro region by offering expert funeral services. Rob D’Anjolell’s family and partners have been voted Best Funeral Home and are members of the National Funeral Directors Association. As the Funeral Home Supervisor now leading the most trusted name in funeral service for over 50 years, Rob D’Anjolell is Marple Newtown’s expert in all matters of funeral services and known by all for having the capabilities to conduct funerals for all faiths while integrating tasteful life celebration.

Glass and Mirror Services
Dave Gura and Lew Gura
Bryn Mawr Glass

Glass and mirror experts David Gura and his brother Lew Gura are the local deans of specialty glass and mirror. And it’s no wonder! Bryn Mawr Glass (now located in Havertown) has been suburban Philadelphia’s leading specialty glass and mirror shop for every type of residential and commercial project since it was established in 1947. With expert knowledge of their craft, Dave and Lew get every job done right the first time, whether it’s redoing a shower enclosure or any service for glass windows, doors, table tops and mirrors. Dave and Lew Gura treat everyone with respect, a business practice that created and maintains the great reputation Bryn Mawr Glass has earned over more than 70 years of operation. Their expert staff truly loves their work and appreciates your business.

Hair Salon
Mary Rosato, Owner
Salon Bella

Mary Rosato is the owner of Salon Bella, Broomall’s “Destination Salon.” Mary has been Marple’s expert on all areas of hair styling and coloring for women (and also men), for more than 20 years, offering a wide variety of top salon and beauty services. Mary is also the stylist for Marple Friends & Neighbors magazine, assisting with the hair and make-up for our Feature Family cover photos each month. Mary’s friendly and experienced Salon Bella staff can also help you determine the best style for your needs with the kind of quality and value you would expect to receive from Broomall’s “Destination Salon”…, Salon Bella!

Heating & Air Conditioning
Len Sciulli
Len Sciulli & Sons Heating & Air Conditioning

Len Sciulli & Sons is a family-owned and operated local business which has provided services for cooling and heating throughout Southern PA for over 20 years. Len Sciulli’s expertise and reliable service is available 24-hours a day for emergency situations related to heating and cooling systems. Len Sciulli’s & Sons’ commitment to high-quality service and their professional attitude ensures customer satisfaction by seeing that every job is done right the first time to minimize cost of maintenance and repairs for years to come.

Painting & General Contracting Services
Tom Rafferty
Rafferty Painting & General Contracting

Tom Rafferty has led Rafferty Painting & General Contracting to become a top Pennsylvania Commercial, Industrial and Residential leading contractor, set apart by only hiring the best craftsmen in the industry. All painting work is done entirely by Rafferty’s highly skilled employees, not subcontractors. Tom Rafferty understands the challenges of renovating a home, and can completely satisfy any project which requires expertise for home additions or remodels, painting, power washing, carpentry work, tile or flooring, or replacement windows or doors.

Sierra Clark
Sierra Clark Photography

Sierra Clark is not only our Marple Friends & Neighbors magazine photographer, she is a friend, a neighbor, a wife, a mother to two beautiful girls, a caretaker to a number of family pets, and lover of Still Life photography. Sierra is a photographer at heart. She loves taking photos of just about everything, but particularly people, to capture joy. For the past 15 years, Sierra has been developing her photographic art with a passion for taking photos of special events, casual portraits and real estate for both private and business clients. Sierra’s approach for even photography is a documentary style, to capture planned moments, along with the best of candid moments found through her lens. Whether you need special moments captured at a children’s party, a wedding and reception, a bridal or baby shower, religious celebration, an engagement moment or a company event, Sierra Clark’s photography skills are available to the readers of Marple Friends & Neighbors at very reasonable rates, and available for review at To capture those special moments, contact Sierra at 610-772-3740 or


Ryan Corbett, Master Plumber
Dream Team Plumbing Electric Heating Cooling
Roofing, Siding & Carpentry
Kevin O'Donnell
O’Donnell Roofing Co.

Kevin O’Donnell is the 4th-generation expert roofer now leading O’Donnell Roofing Co, established in 1924. Kevin’s expertise has been passed down to him through four generations of O’Donnells which have guided business owners and homeowners step-by-step to ensure each roofing, siding and carpentry project comes in on time and on budget. O’Donnell Roofing Co. will never mislead customers or even offer a quote for work that isn’t needed. That has been the trusted value of O’Donnell Roofing Co. for over 90 years. Eighty percent of O’Donnell Roofing Co’s new roof customers come from past customer referrals that have all begun with honest estimates for quality workmanship.

Senior Living & Housing
Lindsey Poeth, CSA®
Oasis Senior Advisors – Main Line

Lindsey Poeth, Certified Senior Advisor®, is the Owner of Oasis Senior Advisors – Main Line, located in Malvern. With over 15 years’ experience in the healthcare industry, Lindsey is a trusted advisor for seniors and their families who are considering senior care options such as moving to a senior care community or hiring an in-home caregiver. She is an expert at gathering extensive input from all those involved in this important decision. Lindsey then provides guidance and assistance to match each senior with their ideal senior care solution – all at no charge to the family.

Veterinary Care & Animal Welfare
Donna Dybus, Clinic Director
The Spayed Club Veterinary Clinic

Donna Dybus, a graduate of New Jersey City University, has over 7 years of experience as the Clinic Director of The Spayed Club Veterinary Clinic in Sharon Hill, PA , Donna leads her team of three highly skilled and compassionate Veterinarians and nine Technicians and Receptionists who provide medical and surgical veterinary care for approximately 7,000 pets each year. Donna and her staff are dedicated to providing their community with quality veterinary medical care at affordable prices.

Waterproofing & Weatherization
David Linn Cook
Weatherproofing Plus, Inc.

As a longtime Marple Newtown resident, David Linn Cook, co-owner of Weatherproofing Plus, Inc., is well-known among Marple and Newtown Township residents as the local expert for all matters related to basement waterproofing and home weatherproofing. But Dave Cook’s expertise is also legendary across the entire tri-state region. For over 30 years, Dave has been fixing weather-related water leakage in homes, solving wet basements, installing sump pumps, controlling home humidity, managing mold remediation and overseeing needed basement foundation and crack repairs. Respected for his free expert advice and free estimates, Dave’s clients witness unparalleled expertise and his ability to craft economical remedies that come with his personal lifetime guarantee. It’s no wonder Dave Cook is by far the most trusted waterproofing and weatherproofing expert in the region. For personal service and discounts offered to Senior Citizens and Veterans, there is no better home weatherization expert than David Linn Cook and Weatherization Plus, Inc.