• Committees

  • Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce Committees

    All meetings are held at 8am in the Chamber's New Main Street office. Membership Requirement: Chamber member is in good standing.

     

  • Program Committee

    Purpose:

    The Program Committee shall be a broad-based committee of current and active Chamber members who shall annually review Chamber of Commerce programs, networking opportunities and educational seminars for members. They shall monitor and recommend admission fees and sponsorship fees in conjunction with the staff to the Board. In addition to reviewing the financial viability of each event, they shall also monitor the effectiveness of networking and opportunities for business-to-business marketing. In conjunction with the Membership Committee, they shall annually survey the members for topics and trends vital to their education and success, and make recommendations to the Board for changes or additions vital to Chamber of Commerce programs.

    Current Programs include but are not limited to the following: Annual Awards Banquet, Taste of Gaylord, Annual Golf Outing, Business Showcase, Business After Hours, Good Morning Gaylord, State of the Community Luncheon, Leadership Otsego County and educational seminars. 

    Meetings:

    January 9, 2018

    February 14, 2018

    March 14, 2018

    April 11, 2018

    May 9, 2018

    June 13, 2018

    July X**, 2018

    August 15, 2018

    September 12, 2018

    October 10, 2018

    November 14, 2018

    December 12, 2018

    Leadership Otsego County Steering Committee

    Purpose:

    Fosters a partnership between the Chamber and educational organizations in the county. Provides learning opportunities for Chamber members. Steering committee for the Leadership Otsego County Program.

    Meetings:

    March 14, 2018

    May 9, 2018

    June 13, 2018

    August 8, 2018

    October 10, 2018

    December 12, 2018

    Government Affairs Committee

    Purpose:

    To assist in the communication of the Chamber's legislative activities to our members. The committee researches legislative issues of importance to our business community and gives direction to the Chamber Board of Directors by making recommendations.

    Meetings:

    January 4, 2018

    February 1, 2018

    March 1, 2018

    April 5, 2018

    May 3, 2018

    June 7, 2018

    July 5, 2018

    August 2, 2018

    September 6, 2018

    October 4, 2018

    November 1, 2018

    December 6, 2018

    Membership Committee

    Purpose:

    This committee meets on the second Monday of each month. The Membership Committee strives to create opportunities for Chamber Members and local businesses that will encourage further growth and retention.

    Meetings:

    January 8, 2018

    February 12, 2018

    March 12, 2018

    April 9, 2018

    May 14, 2018

    June 11, 2018

    July 9, 2018

    August 13, 2018

    September 10, 2018

    October 8, 2018

    November 12, 2018

    December 10, 2018