November 13, 2014

Sierra Chapter BMW Car Club – Reno, NV
13 November 2014 @ Pearce Motors
AGENDA

  1. New Members & Membership Update (Sharon)
  2. Upcoming Events:
    Holiday Party (De)
  3. New board members for 2015/16
  4. Wine Tour video
  5. New BMW plant in Mexico
  6. BMW Trivia
  7. Q&A?
  8. Dinner @ La Vecchia Italian Bistro

27 in Attendance

General Meeting: DeArmond Sharp, Treasurer, called the meeting to order at 605 pm; president Pat McGoff was out of town.  at McGoff, President, called the meeting to order at 6:05 pm.

  1.  Guests:  No guests tonight.  New members attended.

  2. Upcoming Events.  Holiday Party.  December 11, regular meeting date.  Cocktails at DeArmond’s house around 530 pm and short drive to Bricks Restaurant and Wine Bar, 1695 South Virginia Street.  Menu will be salad and three entrees:  scampi, pork tenderloin and short ribs; cost is $30. 

  3. New Officers/Board Members for 2015-2016:
        Pat McGoff – President
        Ron Nicasio – Vice President
        James Russell – Secretary
        DeArmond Sharp – Treasurer/Legal Counsel
        Mike Dietel – Member at Large
        Jeff Warner – Driving Events
        Carol Villar, Pat McGoff and others – Newsletter
        Gilbert Dayao – Community Involvement
        Carol Villar – Webmaster
        Sharon Goodrich – Membership Chairman
        Russ and Cheri Huntoon – Events Coordinators

    There were no nominations from the floor and the election will take place at the December 11, 2014 meeting.  

  4. Wine Tour Video.  Ron Nicasio had the video set up to run since the TV was back in the room.  Great video from all who provided pictures.

  5. New BMW Plant in Mexico.  Scott Blazey wrote an article in September on the new plant and how much impact it would have on increased production worldwide.

  6. Trivia.  Question:  When do the windshield wipers cycle automatically to make sure they do not stick.  Answer:  If you leave your BMW sitting for a few weeks.

  7. Dinner at LaVechia Italian BistroLooked like 18 attending.   

General Meeting adjourned at 6:40 pm.