Wednesday, July 18, 2007

July 2007 Press Club board minutes

Meeting was brought to order at 6:35 p.m. by President Jamie Casini

Board members present: Peter Cleaveland, Jon Mays, Micki Carter, Dave Price, Ed Remitz and Jamie Casini. Executive Director Darryl Compton was also in attendance.

Absent: Aimee Lewis Strain, Diana Diamond and Jennifer Aquino were not in attendance.

Minutes: Minutes of June meeting were approved.

Treasurer's Report: New format was approved.

Old business

PPC Member Directory: Compton supplied the board with the new roster.

New business

Sept. 8 BBQ: Set for Carter's house.

Location of forum for high school students. The status is in flux. It may be at the Daily Journal offices, or CSM, or NDNU depending on the date and availability. It is set to be in October.

New business

Changing the name of the club:
To greater reflect its membership throughout the greater Bay Area, the board unanimously voted to change the club's name to the San Francisco Peninsula Press Club, a professional journalism organization serving the greater Bay Area.


Web site:
Price said we have earned approximately $53 in ads from the Web site and will receive payment from Google when the mark is $100. Price suggested the club throw a party of sorts with the income. He also mentioned a change in which he moderated comments on the site.

Meeting adjourned at 7:18 p.m.

Next meeting is Aug. 8 at 6:15 p.m. at the San Mateo Daily News.

Minutes submitted by Secretary Jon Mays.