Winona Area Chamber of Commerce
2018 Ambassador Committee Plan



Committee Name:  Ambassador Committee

Committee Chair:  Debbie Greenwood

Committee purpose statement:  To serve as the public relations division of the Winona Area Chamber of Commerce, with emphasis on promoting both the mission of the Chamber of Commerce organization and adding value to Chamber membership by highlighting Chamber member businesses.

Committee Projects/Activities for 2018:

  • Continue with the new “Fantasy Ambassadors” point system.
  • Hold noon monthly Ambassador informative luncheon meetings and 2 fun evening socials with networking opportunities for Ambassadors.
  • Increase visibility of Ambassador participation at ribbon cuttings, Network Nites, monthly Ambassador socials, brat booth, annual banquet, golf outing, Family Night on the Farm, etc.
  • Always have a total of 35 active Ambassadors.

Additional goals for the Chamber Ambassador Committee –

  • Encourage higher participation of Ambassadors in all Chamber events with an emphasis on the Brat Booth.
  • Contribute to the general Chamber membership through increased recruiting efforts of new Chamber members.

Budget Considerations –

-Utilize the public relations support role of the Ambassadors to increase and retain Chamber membership for 2018.

-With assistance from Board Members, meet the Brat Booth budgeted projection of $8,000.00, cut Chamber staff hours regarding the Brat Booth, research possibility of a food trailer.