• 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, 2017
    February 13, 2017
    March 13, 2017
    April 10, 2017
    May 8, 2017
    June 12, 2017
    August 14, 2017
    September 11, 2017
    October 9, 2017
    November 13, 2017
    December 11, 2017

    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:

    February 8, 2017
    May 10, 2017
    June 14, 2017
    August 9, 2017
    November 8, 2017

    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 5, 2017
    February 2, 2017
    March 2, 2017
    April 6, 2017
    May 4, 2017
    June 1, 2017
    July 6, 2017
    August 3, 2017
    September 7, 2017
    October 5, 2017
    November 2, 2017
    December 7, 2017