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Meeting Minutes

December 13, 2006

LocationSierra Nevada House
AttendeesAttendees: John Tillman, Betty Sedarquist, Gina Metropules, Nick Armstrong, Jim and Christy Puglesi, Pat Lahey, Will Kingsley, Nate Rangel, Bob Dalton, Judy Huestis, Bill Center, Candy Bliss, Scott Underwood, Linda and Gary Brown, Danny Moreno, Valentine and Dorothy Beatriz, Howard Penn
AuthorCandy Wall

Coloma Lotus Chamber of Commerce
Meeting Minutes: December 13, 2007
Called to order 6:30 pm

Motion to change: The November Chamber meeting minutes to reflect Treasurer's report end of Oct. balance to be 12,277.28

November Treasurer's report balance 11,553.00 as of the 30th 2006

Committee reports: Jingle Bell Jubilee 1st Annual was a success it kept with the mode of the Christmas in Coloma festivities. Caroling and tree lighting went on Happy participants were on the Front Page Mountain Democrat. The Turn out was good and let's do it again next year was the consensus.

Brainstormed issues/events:
Business Development
Directory of members
Easter egg Hunt
Jingle bell Jubilee
Whitewater Media Day (3rd week in June? Or ?)
Membership drive Letters, Deadlines
Motion for Chamber officers to receive premium membership for their year in service
Addressed and seconded
The officers for 2007 are:
President; Judy Huestis
Vice President Mari Wells
Treasurer: Pat Lahey
Secretary: Candy Wall

New Business
Marketing Committee need volunteers to work with Howard Penn
Banner Ads Call Donna McMaster
Look for new links to send traffic and receive
Candie Bliss volunteered Coloma Country Inn for the January Meeting
Betty Norvell volunteered for February 13 th
John Tillman at the Gold Hill Ranch or Olive Oil Tasting Room & gift shop
Coloma Blues Live
American River Conservancy link
Wild and Scenic vote dead line (Scott Underwood supplied addressed envelopes to turn in votes for those who had not voted yet and he will have them post marked on time to count)
Good Bye and Many, Many Thank you (s) to our outgoing, hard working, good pitching, ever loyal chamber president 2006 John Tillman.

We adjourned @ 7:20 pm to our end of the year party.We celebrated renewed licensing for SMUD and water promised for river recreation on the South Fork American river Thank you to Hilde, Teresa, Bill and Nate for your time and work.