1. Deb Klaar was named a Councilor, effective immediately.
2. Mara Lesemann reported that she is in discussions with InkTip.com for them to become a sponsor of the screenplay contest portion of the film festival.
3. Deb Klaar is working on the possibility of having Tony Award-winning actor Tony Lo Bianco serve as Master of Ceremonies at this year's film festival (scheduled for Saturday October 3 and Sunday October 4).