Executive Directors Report for May 27, 1998

New Basic Members:

Indiana Busines Modernization & Technology Corp (John Weber)
Sue Morris
Broadcast Richmond
Management Recruiters of Richmond

New Sponsoring Members:

Cinram, Inc.
Richmond/Wayne County Convention and Tourism Bureau

New Sponsoring Members Invoiced:

First Richmond Realtors

Existing Sponsoring Members Invoiced:

Lingle Real Estate, Inc. (Paid)
Richmond Community Schools
Earlham College
Richmond Power and Light

Applied for fee waiver:

Wayne County Council for Retarded Citizens, Inc. (Green Acres)

Continued to run ad in the Sunday Palladium-Item. 

Investigating Radio & time/temperature advertising.

Info on WebMaster's Forum made it into the Pal-Item. 

Log Analysis
Ran weekly and posted on the Members Only page.  Currently we are running over 600 visitors a week.  Last week 699!

May Achievements
Began invoicing for 2nd year sponsoring memberships

Sent out letters with brochures & my business card to 823 Chamber members.   Received some response.

Create more Sports and Recreation pages.

Spoke with Bill Engle  for a "tour" of WayNet. 

Met with Jim Hizer from the EDC.  He will recommend a Sponsoring membership to his board.  We should hear by mid-June.

Remind several organizations about the calendar. - including Rose Festival, Hayes Arboretum, etc.

Held Web Master’s Forum on Forms and Bots.

Sent out press release on "Visitors from over 35 countries" - but not aware of anyone following up on story.

Created Employment page and Travel & Tourism page.

On-Going Projects for June

Call on local account firm to finish our non-profit application - no response from Shelley.

Continue making more personal sales calls to businesses.  Follow up on previous ones.

Create brochure for tourist distribution & possibly a small poster for windows.  See sample.

Send out letter to not-for-profits - let them know of our services.

Continue to hold Webmaster's Forums -  one day/month.  Add a basic forum this month for new members.

Web Pages
Health & Human Services
Volunteer Registration