Annual Report 2013 - Page 12

ANNUAL REPORT 2013 The AmCham Macedonia website features all of our publications, photos and information on our past and upcoming events as well as news on our committees. In 2013, a total of 6,911 people visited our site, a majority of them new visitors. Most of our site’s visitors were from Macedonia, but we also had a significant number of readers from across South Eastern Europe, the United States and Western Europe. AmCham Macedonia distributes elec- tronic newsletters to approximately 1000 contacts, including all members and key AmCham partner network, including political and press contacts. This streamlined, easyto-read- through one-page gives a quick update on ev ents, news, business offers, committee news and activities and more. In 2013, we distributed more than 30 e-Newsletters. BOARD MEETINGS The AmCham Board of Directors held a total of 7 Board of Directors meetings throughout 2013. These meetings focused on the following issues: • Oversight of committee activities; • Executive office staff performance incentives; • Event planning and assessment; • Dues collection and financial management, 2012 audit; • Member issues; • Advocacy initiatives; • Review and update the 2013-15 strategy, priority issues • Review of proposed 2014 work plan; • New member recruitment; and • Regional AmCham cooperation. 12