MERCHANTS OF OAK RIDGE
BUSINESS MEETING MINUTES
October 12th, 2017
Present: Ramilya Siegel, Ann Schneider, Brandy Owen, Angel Fuller, Annette Joyce, Madeline Busch, Jared Morris, Bill Barbour, George McClellan, Pat Fehlig, Dave Kiddy, Bruce Frankel, DeDe Cunningham, Katherine Wallace, Phil Ray, Mickey Tingen, Trisha Montgomery, Todd Harmon, Tim De Stasio, Kellie Dentworth, Randy Floss
8:15am - Meeting was called to order by Phillip Hanks
News: New members this month: Carol Shina with Bella Luna Ristorante & Bar, Jim Kinnerman Consulting and US Health Advisors, Gloria Greenbaum.
ORMA up-coming Homecoming Golf Tournament (Oct.20th)
Current board members recognized as well as past presidents.
Educational Moment with Bruce Frankel: Writing good business content.
Town Council Candidates: Two minute introduction each followed by questions and answers.
Business on TAP for was hosted by Patty Stokes of Northwest Observer. The upcoming TAP will be hosted by Dave Kiddy sponsoring a company called Fosnet (personal protection).
Angel Fuller discussed the Great Pumpkin Event – last weekend of October. Contact DeDe Cunningham for table space or setup. Euro Haus is donating the use of their trailer for announcing the costume contest winners. Still need setup volunteers. Angel will be stepping down next year as the Great Pumpkin Event organizer, but will continue to help as much as possible.
Member moments: Kudos to other businesses.
Snap Fitness – promoting Free Fitness Saturdays on the 2nd Saturday of the month from 10am to 12pm.
Membership minutes are available on the website, no password needed to access them also they will be located at the bottom of the website.
Meeting called to close 9:03am.
Brandy Owen, The Arche Group