Somerset Chamber of Commerce AGM 2017
The Board of Directors of the Somerset Chamber of Commerce gives formal notice of the 2017 Annual General Meeting.
Held at the Holiday Inn, Taunton on Wednesday 22nd November, commencing at 19.00.
The short AGM agenda will include:
- Presentation and approval of the annual accounts to 31st March 2017
- An update on Chamber activity over the past 12 months
- Election or re-election of Member Directors to serve up to three years.
A two-course hot buffet meal will be provided following the formal AGM business.
This is typically a very well attended event with over 60 attendees coming together for an evening of celebration and networking.
This event is proudly sponsored by Somerset Chamber Patrons Cornish Mutual .We'd be honoured if you could join us.
Nominations for Directors
Board members serve a three-year term and then are able to stand for re-election for a further three years.
Affiliate Directors Durgan Cooper and Kirsty Mode must stand down. Applications from affiliated Chambers in South Somerset and Mendip districts are being invited to join the Board. These positions are handled directly by the Board and the Affiliated Chambers with announcements made at the AGM.
Any member of the Somerset Chamber may seek election to the Board.
The Board is looking for nominations from representatives of member companies to serve as a Director for an initial three-year term. Should there be more nominations than spaces available, a ballot will be held of those attending members at the AGM.
For more information, including Nomination forms and the Roles & Responsibilities of being a Director of the company, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, or for an informal discussion contact Chamber Chair, Greg Saunders at email@example.com
Nominations close at noon on Wednesday 1st November 2017.
In addition, the Board can co-opt two members to the Board to add specialist knowledge when needed, to cover succession planning or to bring representation from a specific expertise or geographic area. Anyone interested in finding out more about these or future opportunities should also contact the Chair.