cameron.shorter at gmail.com
Wed Oct 15 15:32:10 EDT 2008
A belated welcome from me too. It is nice to be talking with you again.
I'm +1 to have Miguel added as a committee member. His reputation
With regards to the key topics we should be addressing at the moment, I
think they are:
1. Decide how we should allocate the $50K marketing budget that has been
allocated to OSGeo. For me, I think we should target our marketing
pipeline, starting with an OSGeo Conference Exhibition pack, as per my
2. We should develop guidelines selecting events and projects that we
sponsor which is broadly based on "What is the cost per convert to OSGeo"
3. We should write a guideline for setting up an OSGeo Exhibition at a
conference, including how to source co-sponsorship, where to get
material for your booth, how much you can expect from OSGeo, and more
importantly, that OSGeo doesn't have budget to cover every stand.
4. Development of a LiveDVD (although that should probably be kept as a
Miguel Montesinos wrote:
> Hi Tyler,
> I just want to help. I really don't know how the work is really done, so
> I don't know if I can help the same being or not a member of the
> Being a member would be glad for me, but I let you decide whether you
> think I can contribute outside or inside the committee.
> I begin to crawl the list archive to see what's being done.
> Miguel Montesinos
>> -----Mensaje original-----
>> De: Michael P. Gerlek [mailto:mpg at lizardtech.com]
>> Enviado el: martes, 14 de octubre de 2008 22:28
>> Para: Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo); Miguel Montesinos
>> CC: marketing at lists.osgeo.org
>> Asunto: RE: [Marketing] Introduction
>> +1 again :-)
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: marketing-bounces at lists.osgeo.org
>> [mailto:marketing-bounces at lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Tyler Mitchell
>> Sent: Tuesday, October 14, 2008 1:28 PM
>> To: Miguel Montesinos
>> Cc: marketing at lists.osgeo.org
>> Subject: Re: [Marketing] Introduction
>> Welcome aboard Miguel,
>> It is good to have you closer to this topic.
>> I've known Miguel for a couple years now and know he'd been a welcome
>> member of the committee. Are you interested in joining formally, for
>> voting, etc?
>> On 14-Oct-08, at 10:15 AM, Miguel Montesinos wrote:
>>> Hello to everybody,
>>> I'm Miguel Montesinos, and I'd like to introduce myself.
>>> I attended last FOSS4G Marketing BOF, following Jeroen's
>>> suggestion, and I think I can try to help to this task.
>>> I'm member of the gvSIG PSC and technical committee. I am also one
>>> of the 3 owners of my company (Prodevelop). We are a small-sized
>>> company (50+ people) mainly focused on open-source, and I'm the
>>> main responsible of marketing tasks in the company.
>>> Being an engineer I'm not a real expert on marketing, so I attended
>>> a MBA 5 years ago, where I received some boring lessons on
>>> marketing sutff.
>>> I hope to contribute to this essential initiative.
>>> Miguel Montesinos
>>> CTO Prodevelop
>>> Marketing mailing list
>>> Marketing at lists.osgeo.org
>> Tyler Mitchell
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>> Open Source Geospatial Foundation
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