West 7th Business Association
Annual General Membership Meeting

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February 16, 2017
Bad Weather Brewing Company

  • 4:00 p.m. Check-in and socializing
    Appetizers/aperitivos/tacos compliments of Pajarito
  • 4:30 Welcome, bylaw mission amendment; board election, W7BA update
  • 4:40 Retail W7BA-sponsored promotion: Mid-Summer Shops, July 11-22
  • 4: 45 Certificates of Recognition
  • 5:00 Councilperson Rebecca Noecker
  • 5:10 Eddie Bova: workplace safety
  • 5:30-6:00 Socializing

Bylaws update: Adopted Mission (from the bylaws)

The Association is a combination of business and professional individuals dedicated to the
development and welfare of its membership. The organization is further committed to support
and cultivate local interests and maintain a communication network.

Approved 2017 W7BA Board of Directors

  • Amy Buchanan: Center For Lost Objects
  • Kathy Coolidge: RS Eden
  • Paula Faughender: Naturewise Chem Dry
  • Louis Garcia: Media Garcia
  • Landen Hedrick: Bank Cherokee
  • Jerry Rothstein: Community Reporter
  • Kent Petterson: Terrace Horticultural Books
  • Ann Sechter: Stuart Company
  • Cindy Silkett: REI Properties
  • Michelle Veverka Smith: Rudy’s Event Rentals

W7BA-sponsored retail promotion: Mid-Summer Shops

Promotional program of individual W7BA member businesses July 11-22. Metro wide marketing that
features the vitality of retail and the arts along West 7th and its arteries. This trial program can be
followed by a similar Christmas local shopping program.

Update by Saint Paul City Councilperson Rebecca Noecker

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Certificates of Recognition to local businesses
including one to Joe Landsberger (l) for continued service over the years with President Kent Petterson (r)

Presentation on Workplace Safety by Eddie Bova