Buy Local Board Meeting
August 8, 2011
In attendance: Elliot, Judy, Stacy, Susan, Jan, Joe, Mary, Chris, Bill, Nancy, Kristen, Brianna, Danielle, Stuart, and John.
Motion to accept last meetings minutes. All in favor, noting change.
Susan gave an update on the possible hire.
Stacy gave an update. Should go out around the 15th.
Stacy gave an update.
Susan gave an update.
Indie Biz Awards:
Danielle gave an update:
◦ How difficult is reporting?
◦ Can we have it up in 2 weeks?
◦ I vote per day per IP address?
◦ Need to work through Nomination vs. Voting process.
◦ Free form box for why nominated for?
◦ Sponsor logos on IndieBiz page
◦ $500 level
◦ $250 level
Chris gave an update on marketing
◦ Maybe tweak the idea to include “the experience”
◦ “Only in Portland”
◦ We will be able to sell Buy Local bags
Joe gave an update.
Brianna gave an update.
Meeting adjourned at 9:45.
Next Board meeting is September 14.
Minutes recorded by J. Rooks
Aikido of Maine / Allagash Brewing Co. / angela adams / BENCHMARK Residential & Investment Real Estate / The Brand Company / Bull Feeney's / Caravan Beads / Casco Bay EyeCare / Casco Bay Frames & Gallery / Coffee By Design / CornerStone Building & Restoration / CrossFit Beacon / The Fish & Bone / Green Clean Maine / Joan Leitzer / Teel Law Office, LLC / Liquid Riot / Longfellow Books / Maine Business Immigration Coalition / Malone Commercial Brokers / Marsh Agency / Nine Stones / Nomads / OTTO / Philip Spalding / Old Port Magazine / Port Property Management / Portland Downtown / Portland Farmers’ Market / Portside Real Estate Group / Renys Department Store / Rich Nowak / Sebago Brewing Company / Stacy Mitchell / Supreme Clean / The SunriseGuide / Tsunami Tattoo / University Credit Union / Vervacious / Wellness Connection of Maine / XPress Copy / Young’s Furniture