We hosted our Annual General Meeting on February 19th, at The Village Inn in Lakefield. If you missed it, keep reading for a recap of the event and to see some photos!
At the meeting we:
Discussed our 2019 highlights.
Distributed 2018-19 Annual Report.
Discussed auditor’s financial report.
Presented the slate of directors for the coming year (see below for full slate) – welcome to new Board Directors Lauren Black, Clo Design Studio, Michael Corner, Assante Wealth Management, Michael Davidson, Tony Davidson – TD Wealth Private Investment Advice & Chris Whelan, Whelan’s Flooring Centre.
Enjoyed networking and refreshments.
Presented donations & announced sponsorship’s.
Door prize draw.
We would like to extend a huge thank you to our Refreshment Donors for the evening! We enjoyed sandwiches from Chemong Lodge, shrimp and bruschetta from Jack’s Family Restaurant, buttertarts and goodies from Kawartha Buttertart Factory, muffins and baked goods from Tim Hortons Lakefield as well as beverages from The Village Inn, who also graciously hosted us in their meeting space for the meeting.
We also received some amazing door prizes. Thank you to Chemong Lodge, Cottage Country Lifestyle Magazine, County of Peterborough, Lakefield Youth Unlimited, Lang Pioneer Village Museum, Shambhala Bed & Breakfast and Organized by Design for their donations. Your generosity was truly appreciated, and was a great way to wrap up the evening.
Last night, we commemorated the retirement of our Board Directors: Casey Kidd, Savage Arms, Chris Wilson, Let’s Get Digital, Lynn Woodcroft, Sales Representative, Royal LePage Frank Real Estate, Penny Wilson, The Cozy Home, Scott Matheson, CIBC, and Tonya Kraan, Strexer Harrop & Associates.
To honour their service to the Board, the Chamber presented cheques to the following chosen Not for Profits:
Cuddles for Cancer
Lakefield Youth Unlimited
Buckhorn Community Centre
Peterborough Humane Society
Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region
Abbeyfield House Society of Lakefield
The last cheque presentation of the evening were with our Event Sponsors. Lynn Woodcroft, Sales Representative, Royal LePage Frank Real Estate renewed her Professional Development Sponsorship with us for 2020-21. Kevan Herod of Herod Financial Services has graciously signed on as our Networking Event Sponsorship. These sponsorship’s make events, like the AGM, possible. Thank you to our Sponsors!
Thank you to everyone who came out to our AGM. We had a great time networking, enjoying refreshments and recapping our 2019 year with you all! We hope to see everyone at more events this year!
Board Directors 2020-21
President: Tracy Logan, Logan Tree Experts
1st Vice President: Jillian Harrington, Clearview Cottage Resort
2nd Vice President: Sheri Hockaday, Salon Sorella & Day Spa
Secretary- Treasurer: Michael Davidson, Tony Davidson – TD Wealth Private Investment Advice
Lauren Black, Clo Design Studio
Mary Brown, Sales Representative, Bowes & Cocks Ltd. Brokerage Apsley
Michael Corner, Assante Wealth Management
Kevan Herod, Herod Financial Services
Leslie Nunes, Kinetic Therapeutics
Michael Walker, Agilec
Chris Whelan, Whelan’s Flooring Centre
Cindy Windover, Windover Plumbing