December MBA meeting highlights
Posted: Wednesday, December 29, 2010 12:21 pm
The Martin Business Association has a new slate of board members as well as new leadership at the helm after the group hosted its December monthly meeting in the City of Martin courtroom. The new officers for the 2011 year are:
• President – Tommy Legins
• Vice President – Roger Walker
• Secretary – Kris Moore
• Treasurer – Carol Reed
New board members are:
Roger Donaldson; Lee Pritchett, Leslie Moore, Gary Capers, Alan Cary. and Nan Rountree.
The installation of officers will take place at the MBA’s next board meeting on Jan. 11. There were 41 members that had expressed interest in a leadership role with the Martin Business Association.
On the MBA’s business agenda included the acceptance of new by-laws as a step in the process of the MBA obtaining a 501-3C.
During the November monthly meeting, it was reported that 28 members had committed to joining the MBA in 2011.
The dues for 2011 are: $50 for the first member and $25 for each additional member for businesses; $25 for the first member and $15 for each additional member for non-profit organizations.
Each month the MBA meets and certain guests provide presentations ranging in subject from opportunities for small businesses to marketing a business.
Members of the MBA can also provide updates about their businesses and community events are announced.
The MBA holds a monthly meeting on the second Tuesday of each month.