Minutes of FSNE Board Meeting 7/23/2015

The meeting was called to order at 9:05 by Frank Denton.

In attendance: Gil Thelen, Frank Denton, Doug Ray, Rosemary O’Hara, Barbara Petersen, Terry Spencer, Jennifer Orsi, Manny Garcia, Tristram Korten, David Carlson, Cindy McCurry-Ross, Ken Koehn, Mindy Marques, Bob Gabordi

The minutes from the April meeting were approved.

Financial Report and Membership:
Thelen reported we’ll be down by $5,000 . . . → Read More: Minutes of FSNE Board Meeting 7/23/2015

Minutes of Quarterly FSNE Board Meeting 4/15/15

The meeting was called to order at 2:10 p.m. by Frank Denton.

 

Those in attendance were Frank Denton, Bob Gabordi, Gil Thelen, Terry Spencer, David Carlson, Manny Garcia, Rosemary Goudreau, Tristram Korten, Ken Koehn, Cindy McCurry Ross.

 

The minutes from the January meeting were approved.

 

Contest update:

An update of the contest was given by Doug Ray. There were 600 . . . → Read More: Minutes of Quarterly FSNE Board Meeting 4/15/15

Minutes of Fall 2014 Board Meeting

FSNE Fall Board Meeting

 

Poynter Institute, 801 Third St. South, St. Petersburg, FL

October 25, 2014

 

In attendance: Carlson, Church, Denton, Goudreau, Irby, Korten, Orsi, Petersen, Porter, Ray, Spencer.

By phone: Garcia

Absent: Marques, Gabordi

 

1. Call to order: Denton 10:05a.m.

2. Approval of April Minutes: Ray

http://fsne.org/news/2014/09/17/fsne-summer-board-meeting/

Orsi motion to approve. Carlson second. Approved unanimously.

3. Treasurer’s report: Thelen reported we will about break even for . . . → Read More: Minutes of Fall 2014 Board Meeting

Minutes of Summer 2014 Board Meeting

FSNE Summer Board Meeting

 

Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Fla.

July 11, 2014

 

Present: Bob Gabordi, Frank Denton, Doug Ray, Gil Thelen, David Plazas, Terry Spencer, Chris Porter, Manny Garcia, Bill Church, Kenny Irby

On telephone: Barbara Petersen, Dave Carlson

Absent: Mindy Marques, Dave Carlson

 

1. Meeting called to order by Gabordi.

Gabordi recommended for membership George Haj, editor-in-chief, Florida Daily Business Review. Motion to accept by Denton, seconded . . . → Read More: Minutes of Summer 2014 Board Meeting

FSNE operational goals 2014-15 – From President Frank Denton

Dear FSNE member:

I’d like to update you on FSNE activities and plans since our successful convention in Coral Gables.

Board appointments

Your board of directors has made these appointments:

Mindy Marques, executive editor of The Miami Herald, is secretary-treasurer, meaning she will be president in 2016-17.

Jennifer Orsi, managing editor of the Tampa Bay Times; Rosemary Goudreau, editorial page editor . . . → Read More: FSNE operational goals 2014-15 – From President Frank Denton

FSNE Board Meeting Notes – April 24, 2014

Meeting by conference call, 11 am.

On the call were: Bob Gabordi, Gil Thelen,
Dean Ridings, Cory Lancaster, Mindy Marques, Manny Garcia, Bill Church, Kenny Irby, Terry Spencer, David Plazas, Frank Denton, Dave Carlson

Absent: Chris Porter

Gabordi moved for adoption of the minutes, approved unanimously.

Treasurer report:

Thelen reported that revenue is running behind last year in dues and contest entries. . . . → Read More: FSNE Board Meeting Notes – April 24, 2014

FSNE Board Meeting Notes – 1/28/14

 FSNE BOARD MEETING Jan. 28, 2014

 

President Bob Gabordi called the meeting to order at the Tallahassee Democrat at 11:34 A.M.

 

In attendance were: Ray, Petersen, Spencer, Denton,  Gabordi.

By phone: Lancaster, Marques, Irby, Ridings, Porter, Carlson, Garcia

Absent: Church

Guest: Sam Morley, FPA

 

Gabordi moved adoption of the  October board meeting minutes. Ray seconded. Approved unanimously.

http://fsne.org/news/2014/01/07/fsne-october-meeting-minutes/

 Treasurer report:  Denton reported a very . . . → Read More: FSNE Board Meeting Notes – 1/28/14

FSNE October 2013 Meeting Minutes

In attendance at Oct. 14 Fall board meeting at the University of Florida: Bob Gabordi, Mike Wilson, Doug Ray, Kenny Irby, Dave Carlson, Terry Spencer, Gil Thelen. Attending by phone: Manny Garcia, Mindy Marques, Chris Porter, Frank Denton. Absent: Cory Lancaster, Barbara Petersen

Gabordi called meeting to order at 10:37 a.m. Quorum was present.

July board meeting minutes were presented by Denton . . . → Read More: FSNE October 2013 Meeting Minutes

FSNE Visioning Committee recommends more partnerships and greater social media presence

Mike Wilson

October 13, 2013

 

At President Bob Gabordi’s request, I put together a conference call last Monday to discuss ideas for the future of our organization. On the call were:

 

Jim Baltzelle, former board member

Kenny Irby, board member

Christine Montgomery, former president of the Online News Association, now with World Bank Mike Willson, board member

 

We also had written input . . . → Read More: FSNE Visioning Committee recommends more partnerships and greater social media presence

FSNE BOARD MINUTES JULY 18 2013

FSNE BOARD MINUTES JULY 18 2013

 

Orlando, FL

 

Present: Kenny Irby, Terry Spencer, Rick Hirsch, Jim Baltzelle, Chris Porter, Bob Gabordi, Doug Ray, Mark Russell, Frank Denton, Dennis Durkee, Dave Carlson. On phone: Cory Lancaster, McNelly Torres

 

Also present: Gil Thelen, Melissa Wolfe

 

Russell calls the meeting to order at 9:04, welcomes the group. Gil welcomes intern Melissa Wolfe.

 

Approval of . . . → Read More: FSNE BOARD MINUTES JULY 18 2013