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New Hamburg Board of Trade General Membership Meeting

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

  • Catered by Puddicombe House.
  • 50/50 draw: $72.00 was won by Michelle Wagler.

1. Guest Speaker

  • David Gimbel, from Vineland Estates, provided wines to accompany each course of our meal, along with an explanation on why he chose them.

2. Committee Reports

  • Financial: Joe Figliomeni gave a brief financial update.
  • Marketing: Nigel Gordijk reminded members to submit their Deals To Make You Smile, which will run throughout June.
  • Golf tournament: Chris Spotswood updated members about our annual golf tournament on Monday, June 9.
  • Canada Day duck race: Cheryl Gordijk informed members that this year's duck tickets will be going on sale in the next few days.

3. Review of meeting minutes

  • Steve Wagler informed members that the date of the Board-sponsored Provincial All-Candidates Meeting had been rescheduled to Thursday, May 29, due to conflicts with other events. Questions for the candidates can be submitted via our website. Steve asked members to accept the minutes for our April monthly meeting and May's executive meeting. Motion -David Seyler; seconded - Nick Cressman. Carried.

4. New Business/Announcements

  • Cheryl Gordijk: Our tourism office at 121 Huron Street will be open the Saturday of the Mennonite Relief Sale. Cheryl asked members to bring in any flyers that promote local businesses and events.
  • Nick Cressman: Puddicombe House will be holding its second annual Garden Party on Thursday, June 19.

5. Meeting adjourned: 8:42 p.m.

Minutes as recorded by Nigel Gordijk.