OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INC

Address
PO BOX 625
OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475
Contact
Website: http://www.oldsaybrookchamber.com
Phone: +1 (860) 388-3266
Nonprofit
NTEE: S41 - Promotion of Business
EIN: 06-0846200

Mission

THE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS A NON-PROFIT MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO ENHANCING THE ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE IN THE GREATER OLD SAYBROOK AREA, INCLUDING THE NINE TOWNS COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE CONNECTICUT RIVER ESTUARY REGION. THROUGH A CORE OF VOLUNTEERS AND A PROFESSIONAL STAFF, THE CHAMBER PROVIDES LEADERSHIP, SUPPORT AND NETWORKING WITHIN THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY. THE CHAMBER HOSTS COMMUNITY EVENTS AND SERVES AS A CATALYST TO PROMOTE TOURISM, TO SUPPORT EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH, AND TO ACT AS AN INFORMATIONAL RESOURCE AND PUBLIC RELATIONS CENTER.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1939
Subsection code06
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area3283
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$57,105.00$59,305.00$54,990.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$57,105.00$59,305.00$54,990.00  
Number of employees333  
Number of people compensated >$100k000  
Number of volunteers200200200  
Number of highly compensated contractors000  
Personnel
Appellof, Mark
TitleDirectorDirector   
Name of key/compensated personMARK APPELLOFMARK APPELLOF   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00   
Beame, Elaine
TitleSecretarySecretarySecretary  
Name of key/compensated personELAINE BEAMEELAINE BEAMEELAINE BEAME  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org5.005.005.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00  
Bradley, Bob
TitlePresidentDirectorDirector  
Name of key/compensated personBOB BRADLEYBOB BRADLEYBOB BRADLEY  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org6.003.003.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00  
Brophy, Linda
Title DirectorVice President  
Name of key/compensated person LINDA BROPHYLINDA BROPHY  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 3.005.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Carswell, Dave
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personDAVE CARSWELL    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Gribbon, Ken
Title Director   
Name of key/compensated person KEN GRIBBON   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 3.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00   
Harris, Lauren
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personLAUREN HARRIS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Lombardi, Ed
Title Vice PresidentDirector  
Name of key/compensated person ED LOMBARDIED LOMBARDI  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 3.003.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Marroney, Jack
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personJACK MARRONEY    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Maselli, Trish
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personTRISH MASELLI    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Maynard, Leigh-Bette
TitleDirectorDirector   
Name of key/compensated personLEIGH-BETTE MAYNARDLEIGH-BETTE MAYNARD   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00   
McDonald, Angus
Title DirectorDirector  
Name of key/compensated person ANGUS MCDONALD JRANGUS MCDONALD JR  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 3.003.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
McKenna, Leland
TitleDirectorDirector   
Name of key/compensated personLELAND MCKENNALELAND MCKENNA   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org3.003.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00   
McMinn, Bill
Title DirectorDirector  
Name of key/compensated person BILL MCMINNBILL MCMINN  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 3.003.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Mills, Jay
TitleTreasurerTreasurerTreasurer  
Name of key/compensated personJAY MILLSJAY MILLSJAY MILLS  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org5.005.005.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00  
Perry, Michael
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL PERRY    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Price, Dan
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personDAN PRICE    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Roberts, Kristen
Title Past PresidentPast President  
Name of key/compensated person KRISTEN ROBERTSKRISTEN ROBERTS  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 5.005.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Santoro, Marlee
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personMARLEE SANTORO    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org3.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Srickland, Bence
Title  Director  
Name of key/compensated person  BENCE SRICKLAND  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  3.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.00  
Sullivan, Judy
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personJUDY SULLIVANJUDY SULLIVANJUDY SULLIVAN  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org50.0050.0050.00  
Reportable compensation from org$57,105.00$59,305.00$54,990.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00  
Timme, Shannon
TitleDirectorDirectorDirector  
Name of key/compensated personSHANNON TIMMESHANNON TIMMESHANNON TIMME  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org3.003.003.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00  
Woll, Lori
TitlePast PresidentPresidentPresident  
Name of key/compensated personLORI WOLLLORI WOLLLORI WOLL  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org3.006.006.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.000.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS A NON-PROFIT MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION ADVANCING THE ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE IN THE OLD SAYBROOK REGION THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES FOR ITS MEMBERS AND COMMUNITY.THE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS A NON-PROFIT MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION ADVANCING THE ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE IN THE OLD SAYBROOK REGION THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES FOR ITS MEMBERS AND COMMUNITY.THE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS A NON-PROFIT MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO ENHANCING THE ECONOMIC VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES FOR ITS MEMBERS AND COMMUNITY.  
Programs, including revenue & expenses
THE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS OVER 500 MEMBERS. IN FEBRUARY THE 20TH ANNUAL CHILI-FEST TOOK PLACE AND ATTRACTED OVER 3,000 CHILI TASTERS TO MAIN STREET. PROCEEDS PROVIDED FIVE SCHOLARSHIPS TO LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS. IN JULY THE 53RD ANNUAL ART & CRAFT SHOW WAS HELD WHICH DRAWS THOUSANDS OF INDIVIDUALS TO THE TOWN AND HAS BECOME KNOWN AS A PREMIER SHOW FOR THE REGION. OTHER EVENTS INCLUDED A BUSINESS EXPO AND GOLF TOURNAMENT. THE CHAMBER FACILITATES MONTHLY CHAMBER NETWORKING EVENTS THAT ARE HOSTED BY MEMBERS, EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MEETINGS WITH GUEST SPEAKERS AND OTHER MEMBERSHIP EVENTS. THE ORGANIZATION PRODUCED A TOURIST GUIDE BOOK AND DISTRIBUTED OVER 25,000 COPIES. THE STAFF PROVIDED INFORMATION TO THE MANY INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS WHO VISITED THE CHAMBER OFFICE AND PROVIDED OVER 5,000 INFORMATIONAL BROCHURES IN RESPONSE TO INQUIRIES INCLUDING A 'WHERE TO DINE GUIDE' AND HISTORICAL WALKING TOUR OF OLD SAYBROOK.
Program descriptionTHE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS OVER 500 MEMBERS. IN FEBRUARY THE 20TH ANNUAL CHILI-FEST TOOK PLACE AND ATTRACTED OVER 3,000 CHILI TASTERS TO MAIN STREET. PROCEEDS PROVIDED FIVE SCHOLARSHIPS TO LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS. IN JULY THE 53RD ANNUAL ART & CRAFT SHOW WAS HELD WHICH DRAWS THOUSANDS OF INDIVIDUALS TO THE TOWN AND HAS BECOME KNOWN AS A PREMIER SHOW FOR THE REGION. OTHER EVENTS INCLUDED A BUSINESS EXPO AND GOLF TOURNAMENT. THE CHAMBER FACILITATES MONTHLY CHAMBER NETWORKING EVENTS THAT ARE HOSTED BY MEMBERS, EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MEETINGS WITH GUEST SPEAKERS AND OTHER MEMBERSHIP EVENTS. THE ORGANIZATION PRODUCED A TOURIST GUIDE BOOK AND DISTRIBUTED OVER 25,000 COPIES. THE STAFF PROVIDED INFORMATION TO THE MANY INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS WHO VISITED THE CHAMBER OFFICE AND PROVIDED OVER 5,000 INFORMATIONAL BROCHURES IN RESPONSE TO INQUIRIES INCLUDING A 'WHERE TO DINE GUIDE' AND HISTORICAL WALKING TOUR OF OLD SAYBROOK.THE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS OVER 500 MEMBERS. IN FEBRUARY THE 19TH ANNUAL CHILI-FEST TOOK PLACE AND ATTRACTED OVER 3,000 CHILI TASTERS TO MAIN STREET. PROCEEDS PROVIDED FOUR SCHOLARSHIPS TO LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS. IN JULY THE 52nd ANNUAL ART & CRAFT SHOW WAS HELD WHICH DRAWS THOUSANDS OF INDIVIDUALS TO THE TOWN AND HAS BECOME KNOWN AS A PREMIER SHOW FOR THE REGION. OTHER EVENTS INCLUDED A BUSINESS EXPO AND GOLF TOURNAMENT. THE CHAMBER FACILITATES MONTHLY CHAMBER NETWORKING EVENTS THAT ARE HOSTED BY MEMBERS, EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MEETINGS WITH GUEST SPEAKERS AND OTHER MEMBERSHIP EVENTS. THE ORGANIZATION PRODUCED A TOURIST GUIDE BOOK AND DISTRIBUTED OVER 25,000 COPIES. THE STAFF PROVIDED INFORMATION TO THE MANY INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS WHO VISITED THE CHAMBER OFFICE AND PROVIDED OVER 5,000 INFORMATIONAL BROCHURES IN RESPONSE TO INQUIRIES INCLUDING A 'WHERE TO DINE GUIDE' AND HISTORICAL WALKING TOUR OF OLD SAYBROOK.THE OLD SAYBROOK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS OVER 500 MEMBERS. IN FEBRUARY THE 18TH ANNUAL CHILI-FEST TOOK PLACE AND ATTRACTED OVER 3,000 CHILI TASTERS TO MAIN STREET. PROCEEDS PROVIDED FOUR SCHOLARSHIPS TO LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS. IN JULY THE 51st ANNUAL ART & CRAFT SHOW WAS HELD WHICH DRAWS THOUSANDS OF INDIVIDUALS TO THE TOWN AND HAS BECOME KNOWN AS A PREMIER SHOW FOR THE REGION. THE CHAMBER CELEBRATED ITS 75TH ANNIVERSARY IN SEPTEMBER WITH AN EVENING CRUISE ALONG THE CT RIVER. OTHER EVENTS INCLUDED A BUSINESS EXPO AND GOLF TOURNAMENT IN OCTOBER. THE CHAMBER FACILITATES MONTHLY CHAMBER NETWORKING EVENTS THAT ARE HOSTED BY MEMBERS, EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS, BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MEETINGS WITH GUEST SPEAKERS AND OTHER MEMBERSHIP EVENTS. THE ORGANIZATION PRODUCED A TOURIST GUIDE BOOK AND DISTRIBUTED OVER 25,000 COPIES. THE STAFF PROVIDED INFORMATION TO THE MANY INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS WHO VISITED THE CHAMBER OFFICE AND PROVIDED OVER 5,000 INFORMATIONAL BROCHURES IN RESPONSE TO INQUIRIES INCLUDING A 'WHERE TO EAT GUIDE' AND HISTORICAL WALKING TOUR OF OLD SAYBROOK.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$236,340.00$221,603.00$223,796.00  
Revenue from contributions (total)$825.00$1,550.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment income, current yr$83.00$97.00$64.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$825.00$1,550.00$0.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$1,463.00  
Program service revenue (total)$235,432.00$219,956.00$222,269.00$214,469.00$197,388.00
Gross receipts$236,340.00$221,603.00$223,796.00  
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$825.00$1,550.00   
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$1,463.00  
Net revenue from gaming (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$83.00$97.00$64.00  
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Net income from fundraising events$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Net inventory sales (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$213,213.00$219,894.00$223,028.00  
Total functional expenses: program service $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Legal fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
General management fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Investment management fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$137,321.00$112,410.00$110,220.00$109,045.00$108,234.00
Total assets, beginning of year$112,410.00$110,220.00$109,045.00  
Total liabilities$6,280.00$4,496.00$4,015.00$3,608.00$3,822.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$4,496.00$4,015.00$3,608.00  
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$131,041.00$107,914.00$106,205.00  
Net assets$131,041.00$107,914.00$106,205.00  
Net assets, beginning of year$107,914.00$106,205.00$105,437.00  
Other liabilities$6,280.00$4,496.00$4,015.00  
Intangible assets$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other assets$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Investments: other securities$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Investments: publicly traded securities$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing$101,135.00$80,324.00$78,564.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$80,324.00$78,564.00$76,304.00  
Investments -- program-related$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Inventories for sale or use$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$23,127.00$1,709.00$768.00  
Advertising (total)$0.00$100.00$100.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$34,728.00$29,630.00$29,536.00  
Accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$131,041.00$107,914.00$106,205.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$998.00$1,002.00$1,146.00  
Payment to affiliates$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members151311  
Number of independent voting members151311  
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrue  
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01  
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990  
Date e-filing submitted2017-11-172016-12-202015-08-20  
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.02014v5.0  
Filing identifier201722789349300717201642239349301024201541829349300234  
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