FBA Board of Directors Meeting - November 25, 2013
8:00 PM Meeting Open
Board Members Present: : Tony Wolfe, Ed Hartwig, Marty Hyde, Steve Brumm & Katie Buchanan
Guests in Attendance: Rick DiMaggio, Mac McLaughlin, Rick Browne and Vikki Leonard
- Membership renewals for January will be mailed out 12/01/13, if no email address on file, will be sent by USPS.
- Smoke on the Water, Ft Meyers, site has been approved.
- Bainbridge Ga, request sanctioning for 3 years; 2014, 2015 & 2016
Treasurer's Report - Marty Hyde
- $22062.10 in bank
- No outstanding bills
Membership - Katie Buchanan
- 824 members
- 30 life members
- 14 restaurant
- 6 corporate
- 152 cook teams
- 486 judges
Judges Committee: Marty Hyde
- Nothing new
Contests - Tony Wolfe
- Organizers choose judges for their contest, sign up early
- Rick Browne, from Barbecue America Magazine, will be publishing bi-month magazine starting in April 2014.
- New reps in training Kevin French, Lewis & Vikki Leonard
- CLY Party - 25 members have signed up. Working on door prizes.
Being no other business meeting closed at 8:43 PM
Next Board meeting will be December 30th 8 PM ET
Minutes submitted by Katie Buchanan