Capital Team Meeting - Jan 22nd, 2019

By Jason Nickerson on 2019-01-22 16:11 in Capital Team

Participants: Jason Nickerson, Rowan Hoskyns-Abrahall, Joe Sonne Apologies: Luca Marzo, Yves Hoppe, Robert Jacobi, Jason Rosenbaum, Sandra Decoux, Mike Demo   In the second Capital Team meeting of 2019, the team discussed launching our latest initiatives and the upcoming 2019 conference calendar.   Discussion outline: Namescon team discussion and preparations overview domains.joomla.org marketing assets discussion Hosting Directory launch finalization Capital team current...

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Capital Team Meeting Jan 8th, 2019

By Jason Nickerson on 2019-01-18 20:01 in Capital Team

Participants: Jason Nickerson, Rowan Hoskyns-Abrahall Apologies: Luca Marzo, Yves Hoppe, Robert Jacobi, Jason Rosenbaum, Sandra Decoux, Joe Sonne, Mike Demo   In the first Capital Team meeting of 2019, the team discussed launching our latest initiatives and the upcoming 2019 conference calendar.   Discussion outline: Discussed attendance of NamesCon and Cloudfest. Discussed next steps for Brandit Discussed progress with Kliken Discussed steps to launch hosting...

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Capital Team Meeting Dec. 11th, 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-12-11 15:08 in Capital Team

Participants: Jason Nickerson, Sandra Decoux,  Rowan Hoskyns-Abrahall, Joe Sonne, Mike Demo Apologies: Luca Marzo, Yves Hoppe, Robert Jacobi, Jason Rosenbaum In the final Capital Team meeting of 2018, the team is happy to report several sponsorship renewals and some exciting new partnerships for 2019.  The group also discussed Corporate Sponsorship and Community Sponsorship standards and the upcoming 2019 conference calendar.   Discussion outline: HostPapa and A2...

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Capital Team Meeting Dec 4th, 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-12-07 02:28 in Capital Team

Participants: Jason Nickerson, Sandra Decoux Apologies: Luca Marzo, Yves Hoppe, Rowan Hoskyns-Abrahall, Robert Jacobi   The Joomla Capital team’s first meeting of December focused on sponsorship renewals, new sponsorships, and new partnerships.   Discussion outline Corporate sponsor standards discussed Corporate sponsorship renewals approved New Sponsorships discussed Joomla 3.9 promotion discussed Hosting Partner Directory soft launch date discussed domains.joomla.org...

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Capital Meeting November 6th 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-11-07 20:36 in Capital Team

Participants: Jason Nickerson, Sandra Decoux, Robert Jacobi Apologies: Luca Marzo, Yves Hoppe,Rowan Hoskyns-Abrahall The Joomla Capital team’s first meeting of November focused on sponsorship renewals, new sponsorships and new partnerships. Discussion outline Corporate sponsor standards and policies discussed Corporate sponsorship renewals  Joomla 3.9 promotion discussed Joomla 4 Sponsorship discussion Hosting Partner Directory soft launch date discussed domains.joomla.org...

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Capital Meeting October 24, 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-10-24 20:16 in Capital Team

Participants: Helvecio da Silva, Djamel Kherbi, Jason Nickerson, Sandra Decoux, Rowan Hoskyns-Abrahall Apologies: Luca Marzo, Robert Jacobi, Yves Hoppe The Joomla Capital team is is pleased to report that we are moving forward with the 2018 Capital initatives. Discussion outline Capital Team meeting with the JCM Editor Helvecio daSilva to discuss Sponsored Articles for the Joomla Magazine Captital Team meeting with Joomla Events Department Coordinator Djamel Kherbi to...

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Capital Team Meeting - October 9th 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-10-09 15:51 in Capital Team

Participants: Jason Nickerson, Rowan Hoskyns-Abrahall, Sandra Decoux Apologies: Robert Jacobi, Yves Hoppe The Capital team is moving ahead with its 2018 initiatives and the team are pleased to report everything is on schedule.  PUBLISHED MINUTES Contracts signed with our new domain partnership. domains.joomla.org scheduled for launch in the next 30 days. Discussions on current sponsors and renewals. Discussion about Volunteer contact issues. New sponsorship from CMS Summit and...

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Capital Team Meeting Sept 11th, 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-09-11 15:22 in Capital Team

Capital Team Meeting September 11th, 2018 at 01:00:00 PM  UTC Participants: Jason Nickerson, Sandra Decoux, Mike Demopoulos, Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall, Luca Marzo (on Glip only) Domain partnership going to contract. Hosting Partners page to be launched shortly with initial contacts to known hosts beginning now. Capital attending CMS Summit - Jason Nickerson, Mike Demopoulos, Robert Jacobi  in attendance. Discussed upcoming renewals and several new possible sources...

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Capital Team Meeting Aug. 28th, 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-08-28 14:30 in Capital Team

Participants: Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall, Jason Nickerson Apologies: Sandra Decoux, Robert Jacobi, Soren Beck Jensen The Capital team has been a bit silent as of late as we worked on some undisclosed partnerships and initiatives.   We are now ready to launch some new things and are excited to share the news! Hosting Partners - To showcase Joomla friendly hosting companies, we have started a Joomla Hosting Partner directory.  The new page on Joomla.org will feature hosting...

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Capital Team Meeting May 23rd 2018

By Jason Nickerson on 2018-05-23 22:09 in Capital Team

Attendees:  Jason Nickerson, Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall, Soren Beck Jensen, Robert Jacobi, Mike Demo, Sandra Decoux, Luca Marzo The Capital team is working hard to acquire new sponsorship and revenue to meet the financial aspects of the Joomla project.  We are currently in talks with many of the contacts we have achieved over the past few months at events like Namescon and Cloudfest.     Joe Sonne has stepped down as the team lead, and Jason Nickerson has taken over Joe’s...

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No meeting, attending Hosting Con

By Soren Jensen on 2017-04-07 09:58 in Capital Team

The team has not had a meeting this bi-week period. We have just transitioned in Joe Sonne as the new Team Lead and sevel members are attending HostingCon. We have a new community sponsor that needs invoicing Brian Teeman has made an introduction with a large international IT company that is interested in a partnership. Will be discussed in next meeting

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Meeting 20th September 2016

By Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall on 2016-09-21 18:18 in Capital Team

Attending:  Brian Peat, Joe Sonne, Mike Demo, Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall Bluehost agreement for download page is nearly completed.  Positioning of ad on new downloads site has been communicated with the team working on it. Mike Demo has commitments as part of the JWC team.  Capital Committee proposes to send Joe Sonne to attend as CC sponsor liaison, using surplus budget from HostingCon to fund it, to be confirmed with OSM. Ad Server, this still needs to be upgraded and worked...

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Meeting 16th August 2016

By Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall on 2016-08-16 12:50 in Capital Team

Present:  Joe Sonne, Mike Demopoulos, Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall We discussed new community sponsors. We discussed results from Hosting Con, sponsors coming on board for JWC initially with a view to a longer term relationship afterwards. We discussed ongoing need for access to project statistics, as potential sponsors almost always ask for these.

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Bi-Weekly Meeting: June 28th, 2016

By Mike Demopoulos on 2016-06-29 00:00 in Capital Team

1) Joe gave an update on the new Ad server he is working on. He has been working on getting it online across J sites.2) We discussed the application for a new member to join the capital team. Decided to offer provisional contributor role. If they accept would get trained in by Joe to Help for ad server initially.3) We also discussed the multiple lost opportunities to generate the project a significant amount of revenue over the past year. The capital team has worked in good faith with multiple...

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Bi-Weekly Meeting: June 13th, 2016

By Mike Demopoulos on 2016-06-21 02:47 in Capital Team

Members in attendance: Mike D, Brian Peat Note taker: Mike D. This meeting was just a quick recap on a few things: Update on potential sponsorship deal HostingCon Updates Team Member Discussion We elected to postpone any decisions until the next meeting where more of the team could be in attendance. 

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Catchup Report

By Mike Demopoulos on 2016-06-02 15:58 in Capital Team

  The capital team, although have been working, has failed to post timely reports. This report will serve on catch up since our last report. We apologize for this oversight. We have been having bi-weekly meetings regularly since JWC.   We also will commit to posting a report within one week of our standing meetings on these remaining dates in 2016:   Tuesday, June 14, 2016Tuesday, June 28, 2016Tuesday, July 12, 2016Tuesday, July 26, 2016Tuesday, August 9, 2016Tuesday,...

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Bi-Weekly Meeting

By Mike Demopoulos on 2016-03-01 14:46 in Capital Team

Members in attendance: Joe, Mike D, Brian Peat Note taker: Brian P. Just to give a quick update on the shop : will be launched in the second week of March, we had a set back with the shipper who was first contracted , seems their API doesn't allow small packages , so had to do manual overwrites on it , will be ready in approx 1-2 weeks (Mike V) Video RFP, opensource training is going to to Joomla training. Training.joomla.org free with profit sharing. MikeDemo and Sarah met with...

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Capital Team Special Meeting at Joomla World Conference 2015

By Mike Demopoulos on 2015-11-08 00:00 in Capital Team

Meeting Notes: Capital Team Date/Time 11.06.15 16:15-17:00 Location: Joomla World Conference 2015 Recorder: Mike Demopoulos In Attendance: Marco Dings, Mike Demopoulos, Joe Sonne, Ronni Christiansen and Sarah WatzAgenda Items: Joe Sonne Stepping Down as Chair and Process Discussion Notes: Started by talking about the recent events related to the proposed install from web sponsored banner. Everyone agreed that the situation could have been handled better and we talked about the need to form a...

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Capital Team - February 2015

By Joe Sonne on 2015-03-11 02:26 in Capital Team

The Capital Team did not have a general meeting in February due to Team Leader's illness. In February Joe Sonne and Tessa Mero worked together with a potential vendor to secure a communications collaboration platform for Joomla.org leadership teams and working groups. Things have progressing nicely and should culminate in a signed contract between the vendor and OSM in the near future.

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Capital Team Meeting - 1st Meeting of 2015

By Joe Sonne on 2015-01-29 19:13 in Capital Team

Members in attendance: Joe Sonne, Mike Veeckmans, Mike Carson, Paul Orwig, Marco Dings, Brian Peat Regrets: Martijn Boomsma   Absent: Charlie Hague, David Hurley, Robert Jacobi   Presentation by Mike Veeckmans for a new Joomla Shop proposal for review and comments by the team for consideration. Discussed different sponsoring and marketing initiatives for consideration. Discussions about areas of responsibilities within the team and which team members are willing to take on...

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