Goal Area 1 - MEMBERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Vice Chair - Steve Singletary
GOAL: Increase Chamber business, tourism, agri-business and membership base and benefits.
OBJECTIVE 1: To promote and enhance the entrepreneurial, small business and retail climate in Blakely and Early County.
OBJECTIVE 2: Address and support the needs of industry, small business and membership.
OBJECTIVE 3: Review member dues structure and make annual recommendations. Build the Chamber's membership base through recruitment of new members and retention of current ones.
Goal Area 2 - COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Vice Chair - Gwen Houston
GOAL: Chamber will support community development and growth through leadership/educational initiatives
OBJECTIVE 1: Implement youth leadership annually. (measurable)
OBJECTIVE 2: Support and enhance quality education and further training needed by business and industries within the community as per surveys. (measurable)
Goal Area 3 - ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Vice Chair - Denice Harris
GOAL: Increase member satisfaction and positive perception of Chamber by 10% within twelve (12) months
OBJECTIVE 1: Plan and conduct fundraisers to meet specific budgetary needs and to financially support programs and initiatives sponsored by the Chamber.
OBJECTIVE 2: Assess, preserve and maintain the Chamber building, furnishings and equipment
OBJECTIVE 3: Ensure Chamber President and Staff have appropriate skills and resources.
OBJECTIVE 4: Establish and approved and written communication plan/calendar with board and members.