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January Chamber of Commerce Meeting
January 8 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
- Banquet Planning Process needs to begin for March 2019
- Date is finalized March 7
- First planning meeting changed to 1/10/19 at 5pm at Best Western
- Website ideas, open discussion
- Winter of Ball at The Chophouse co-sponsored by Best Western cancelled this year
- New marketing idea for Zillah businesses: Charm bracelets
- (see these links for more information: http://www.thedalleschronicle.com/news/2013/may/15/hit-charm-trail-explore-td/ and https://www.goldendalesentinel.com/story/2014/01/22/news/county-joins-charm-trail/3645.html)
- Should we offer some hospitality workshops for interested businesses
- Need to determine who is interested in doing this marketing scheme
- Workshops for members, what would you like? Social media? Hospitality? Finance?
- Idea – send out a questionnaire to local businesses to see what the needs are
- Secret shopper idea of visiting five businesses a month and a winner is picked and given a gift card or certificate
- Scholarship applications for 2019 due 2/15/19, available on the chamber website (and attached to the agenda email)