Actions from previous meeting
ACTION: MN to invite representatives from Kitbag’s design team to a future meeting.
RESPONSE: MN will bring Kitbag representatives to the August meeting.
ACTION: RK to consider communication re: Everton and Kitbag partnership.
RESPONSE: Club published story on evertonfc.com in July. MM stated that he felt there are still supporters who have unanswered questions and suggested that the original issue discussed at the previous meeting still need to be addressed. RK will consider the production of further communication as the kit launches progress.
ACTION: CP & MMA to arrange timeline of promotion for the Fans’ Panel.
RESPONSE: The Fans’ Panel has now re-opened for supporters to join. CP and MMA are compiling a plan which will offer supporters the opportunity to join the panel approximately five times over the course of the season, mainly during international breaks. It was agreed that this is a worthwhile opportunity for fans to contribute to araes of interest to them
ACTION: JC to arrange the next meeting with the Branding project group.
RESPONSE: This has been carried out and JC will circulate new branding images to the wider group.
ACTION: CP to provide update on the behind-the-scenes tour with Sodexo.
RESPONSE: CP has arranged the tour with Sodexo at the Sunderland home fixture (1 November) and asked any members of the group who are interested in attending to contact her after the meeting. It was emphasized that this was a good opportunity to experience the catering facilities first hand on match day, and members were encouraged to take up this option
ACTION: Scores to be shown on the stadium screens at half-time and full-time on matchday.
RESPONSE: RK confirmed this will take place throughout 2015/16. It was reported this had been raised by a number of fans and the more regular score updates would be welcomed