July 27, 2010 Board Meeting Minutes

DCM Board Meeting
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
538 Foster Street
 
----Elizabeth Shestak interviewed the board for a August 4, 2010 Durham News article.
 
Present: Beth, Danny, Don, Michael, Pam, Robin
 
Number of Owners: 674
 
1. Don’s Report
 
2. Owner Drive (Robin)
 
Initiatives Underway (M&M)
Ads in print media - Independent, Durham Magazine, Durham CAN
Appeal to current owners - Email sent 7/13/10
Appeal to Interested Parties -
Brochure holder outside office -
Bumper stickers -
DCM Newsletter - issues going out nearly 1x month
Flyers around town -
Postcard to downtown business owners -
Farmers Market Membership promotions -  
Neighborhood Newsletters
Partnerships -
Sign at site
Tent improvements -
Twitter -
Video -
Water bottles - new promo
Website - TBA location photo
 
3. Plans for Upcoming Events
 
4. Status of Video
 
5.  Saturday Farmers Market changes
 
6.  Grant application/s (Don) 

7. Outreach plan (Michael)
 
8. Board Expansion
 
9. Capital Campaign
  
Adjourned 9:00pm                                                 Minutes submitted by Robin Arcus, board secretary