Your co-op, January 2001

This article was originally published in January 2001

Planning for the Future

The PCC Board of Trustees has voted to close the Ravenna store, effective Saturday, January 13, 2001. The vote affirms management’s recommendation to close Ravenna as part of PCC’s strategic initiative to better serve the needs of its full membership.

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A Message from the PCC Board of Trustees and Management

PCC’s Board of Trustees has chosen not to renew Jeff Voltz’s contract as CEO. We thank him for his many years of service to PCC and we wish to acknowledge Jeff for his many contributions. His legacy includes establishing the first organic dairies, the first organic egg ranch in Washington State and the formation of the Northwest and the National Cooperative Grocers Associations. He also worked hard to develop a nationally branded, controlled label program owned by cooperatives and to establish the PCC Farmland Fund. We wish him the best in his future endeavors.

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New Internet Suffix for Co-ops

Here’s a pop quiz: What do the following companies have in common? Ace Hardware, Land O’Lakes Inc., TruServ Corp., the Associated Press and PCC Natural Markets.

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Last Chance!

Remember that applications for candidacy for the PCC Board of Trustees election in May are due no later than Tuesday, January 16. Send applications to the nominating committee, PCC Offices, 4201 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105.

Board Meeting Information

For additional information regarding PCC board meetings, contact Kathy Blackman, 206-547-1222 x126. Members are encouraged to attend PCC meetings. Meeting times are subject to change without notice.
The next PCC Board of Trustees meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday, January 30, at the Roosevelt office. Please contact Kathy Blackman at 206-547-1222 x126 closer to the date of the meeting for the time of the open session.

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