Promotional Committee Report
April 30, 2011
The Promotional Committee’s top 2 question list:
Through the year we have considered how the promotion committee should be structured. Those thoughts have led us to the following topics:
(1) Following last year’s State meeting and creation of the new committee, a few people approached us about it. We weren’t quite sure how the committee should be structured. Some of the suggested ways could be:
We feel that direction on how to form this committee needs to be provided by the attendees of the 2011 State Meeting.
(2) Funding was set up for this committee per the State meeting last year of $100. After that meeting, we looked for direction on how to properly handle the funds. There was no means to hold us accountable, as we would have preferred, and others expressed the same concern for us. There were various options proposed by different people:
The funds we
received were returned to the
(3) Term limits for the Promotional Committee’s chairpersons were not addressed when the Promotional Committee was created in April 2010. We ask that the committee chairperson’s term limit be determined by the 2011 State meeting attendees.
Now, for happenings in the state…
admired what has gone on in
been made with the ND State Fair Board. The
opportunity exists for dancing in
Through phone calls to Medora, we have learned that the dancing opportunity is available, but it is very limited in floor-time because the musical already has a pre-show established within it.
We have had several ideas and brainstorming times, so the thoughts aren’t dead. We are looking for direction for establishing the committee and ask for your patience through the building process.
Promotion of dancing needs to be supported and encouraged by every dancer on the floor to accomplish a lasting growth in our activity.
Mark and Betty Gudmunsen