Annual Meeting

2019 Annual Meeting

The 2019 Annual Meeting will be held the evening of Thursday, October 17, 2019 at Free Range Kitchen & Wine Bar (305 Gold Rivers Court | Downtown). Below is the agenda and information about the evening. If you are interested in assisting the Events & Education Committee, please contact Missy.

Annual Membership Survey

Every year the Basalt Chamber of Commerce surveys its members in order to get critical feedback and adjust our strategic plan to ensure it is meeting the needs of our members. The results will be presented at the Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 17, 2019.

Please complete the survey.

A progressive Annual Meeting – tentative schedule

5:30 p.m. | Special Business After Hours and pre-meeting reception at Basalt Printing

6:30 p.m. | Annual Meeting and dinner begins at Free Range Kitchen & Wine Bar

  • Opening remarks and introductions
  • “State of the Town” – Ryan Mahoney, Basalt Town Manager
  • “State of the Chamber”– Kris Mattera, Basalt Chamber of Commerce
    • Year In Review
    • 2019 Membership Survey Results
    • 2020 Strategic Plans
  • Keynote – TBD
  • Questions and discussion
  • 8:30 p.m. Annual meeting concludes

2018 Annual Meeting

The 2018 Annual Meeting was held on September 27th, 2018 at the Roaring Fork Club (100 Arbaney Ranch Road • Basalt). Below is the agenda and information about our keynote speaker.

8:30 a.m. Annual Meeting began

  • Opening remarks and introductions
  • “State of the Town” – Ryan Mahoney, Basalt Town Manager
  • “State of the Chamber”– Kris Mattera, Basalt Chamber of Commerce
    • Year In Review
    • Strategic Plan presentation
    • 2018 Membership Survey Results
  • Keynote – Cheri Ruskus, Business Victories
    • Think Like an Entrepreneur – The key ingredient to rising above the noise in today’s world is to insure you can create and implement new ideas on a regular basis. This is no small task especially when faced by inner and outer critics who say it can’t be done as well as time and money constraints. An entrepreneur sees past the naysayers by utilizing key elements that will be shared in this presentation:
      • Clarity to spark your imagination the big vision of the value that you bring to the marketplace.
      • The confidence and courage to not only create but to implement those ideas in a timely manner consistently.
      • A consistent morning momentum practice to assist you in meeting each day’s challenges with a powerful resolve.
  • Questions and discussion

10:30 a.m. Annual meeting concluded

About our 2018 keynote speaker Cheri Ruskus

Cheri Ruskus has been an entrepreneur in Boulder, Colorado for over 30 years, 20 of those years as a Business Coach and Strategist for small business owners. She has also authored two books and speaks to audiences motivating them to think about their business and life from a new perspective.