Executive Director's Report for November 13, 2008
for fee waiver:
- (- 60) Removed Criss
Ryan Professional Magician as a Basic Member
- (-300) Removed
Richmond Apothecary as a Business Member (business purchased by Phillips
- (- 60) Removed Wayne
County Vision as a Not-for-Profit Member (organization disbanded)
- (-300) Removed The
Woodshop as a Business Member (business purchased by new owner)
- (+ 0) Added
Wayne County GAL/CASA as a division of a Sponsoring Member
- (+ 60) Added Long
Life Food Depot, LLC as a Basic Member
- (+ 60) Added Patio
at the Country Ribeye as a Basic Member
- (+ 60) Added Hair
Care USA as a Basic Member
- (+100) 1 Photo
shared, usage of 4 photos sold to United Way
- Total Change:
- Attend EDC South
- Attend IU East
Business Leaders Luncheon
- Met with Sharon
Bradley of Palladium-Item, RE: ad options/membership
- Ongoing: KICKS96
promotion - "Exclusive Partner" on KICKS96 community calendar
(supplied by WayNet.org), 20 mentions/month and 5 -:30 promos per
week. $125/month 1/08-12/08 - 11/07 & 12/07 Free. (Update
- they have updated their website and now link to us under the "Kicks
- Ongoing: Business card size ad in the Centerville News newsletter for
12 months (cost $25 membership + $100/12 ads)
& Projects for September/October/November
- Prepare 2009 budget
- Begin sharing
information with Google Docs so we can work with scenarios in meetings,
update info from home if necessary.
- Sent letter to
Fee-Waived not-for-profit members requesting information
update/reminding them of membership.
- Research and
purchase new laser printer/copier/fax (Canon
MF 4150 - $149 plus $5.84 for a cable.)
- Set up new printer.
- Removed "Inside Wire
Maintenance" from our Verizon services. (local phone services)
- Took old UPC Battery
Backup to Earlham Computer recycling event.
members as required.
- Updated website with
new information from Annual Meeting.
- Created and emailed
October edition of WayNet News
- Work with Executive
Board to recruit new board members.
Earnings Report (Due to receive a check for $104.30 by Dec. 26)
- Using link checker software, I am slowly reviewing and fixing outdated
- Review and
update page links & calendar events, as necessary. Take
(as of November 1, 2008)
were created by the
AWStats program offered online by our web host. We also track
usage with Google Analytics.
Monthly figures are now being posted on the
Top Twenty page. Current
average is 66,770
user sessions per month. Web page views are
Users sessions decreased 9% in September and
increased by 13%
in October, likely due to the nice weather we had in September. Page views
3% September, with an additional 2% in October.
- Quarterly figures for user sessions decreased 16% from 2nd
Quarter after an increase in the 2nd Quarter of 2008, which can likely
be attributed to people searching for information on our community due
to the publicity surrounding the Model T Party. Page views decreased by
13% in the third quarter following a 32% increase in the
2nd Quarter of 2008.
2007 Yearly Figures
show a 2% increase to 668,203 users requesting 1,772,590 pages
as compared to 657,784 users requesting 1,693,456 pages in 2006. This is
a 2% increase in users and a
2% increase in page views over 2006.