International Regional Magazine Association, Inc. As amended September 12, 2011Reno, Nevada

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1 International Regional Magazine Association, Inc. IRMA BYLAWS As amended September 12, 2011Reno, Nevada Article I - NAME The name of this organization is the "International Regional Magazine Association, Inc." (hereinafter referred to as IRMA). Article II - PURPOSES IRMA is a nonprofit organization with the following objectives and purposes: A. To act as a channel of communication and to encourage the free flow of information among regional magazines; B. To provide a focal point for gathering information and ideas about industry facts and figures; C. To promote, encourage, and represent the concept of regional publishing; D. To hold an annual conference in the city or region of a member magazine, with the member magazine serving as host, to exchange information, learn about the latest products, services, and ideas from outside experts, and to renew old acquaintances and make new friends in the regional publishing industry; and E. To engage in any lawful activity relating to the particular objectives mentioned above or which otherwise may be found or appear to be expedient or necessary for the benefit and protection of its members. Article III - MEMBERSHIP QUALIFICATIONS, CLASSES AND STATUS A. Qualifications. Proposed members must: 1. Have published consecutively for two years as a quarterly or more frequent schedule under the same title; 2. Have a general interest, life-style or tourism editorial content about a specific state or region, while supporting the purposes of the association; and 2011 IRMA Bylaws Page 1 of 9

2 3. Be primarily printed on coated paper stock. 4. In the event of a change of magazine ownership, the magazine must reapply for membership at the anniversary of the current year membership. 5. An application or renewal may be rejected if, in the opinion of the board of directors, membership of the applicant magazine or other magazines under the same ownership would discourage the free flow of information among members. 6. Membership must be renewed each year. B. Classes. IRMA shall have four classes of members. The designation of such classes and the qualifications of the members of such classes shall be as follows: 1. Active members. a. A regional magazine, as defined in Article III(A), published by any person, firm, or corporation. If an entity publishes a magazine with significantly separate content for more than one region, as determined by the Board of Directors, each requires a separate membership. b. A magazine represented by a person or business entity which publishes a magazine as described in Article III(A) shall be eligible for membership even if the majority of the relevant voting stock is owned by another person, business entity or governmental entity with common affiliations or interest. c. Active members alone are granted the privilege of publishing the IRMA logo in their publications. 2. Provisional members. a. Provisional membership may be conferred by the board of directors upon prospective active members whose qualifications are expected to meet the requirements within a two-year period following the next annual meeting. A provisional membership normally ends after the two-year period. A provisional member can attend the annual conference, but is not eligible to vote or to enter the annual awards competition. b. An annual fee for provisional membership shall be the same as annual dues for active members, as set by the Board of Directors. 3. Honorary members. a. Honorary membership in IRMA may be conferred by the board of directors upon any individual whose aid in carrying out the purposes of the association, in the opinion of 2011 IRMA Bylaws Page 2 of 9

3 4. Sponsors. the board of directors, makes him or her deserving of such recognition. Honorary members shall not be subject to dues or assessments and shall not be entitled to hold office, or to receive notice of, vote, or be counted for quorum purposes at, or participate in, the business of any IRMA meeting. a. Any person, firm or corporation engaged in a business allied to the publishing of regional magazines shall be eligible for membership as a sponsor. Sponsors shall not be entitled to hold offices, or to receive notice of, vote, or be counted for quorum purposes at, or participate in, the business of any IRMA meeting. b. Annual dues for sponsors shall be set by the board of directors. C. Recruitment of New Members and Approval. 1. Prospective members. The executive director shall solicit names of prospective members, research their qualifications and interest in membership, and send application forms to those appearing to qualify as active or provisional members. The executive director shall send to the board of directors completed applications, a recommendation of active or provisional membership, and sample copies of the publications. The membership shall be informed of proposed new active members by letter and may contact the president with any comments in writing within ten days. 2. Action by the board of directors. Within twenty days of the receipt of the above, each member of the board of directors shall notify the executive director in writing of his or her proxy vote on membership status. A majority vote of the board of directors shall be required for membership approval. Contested memberships may be deferred to the annual meeting. 3. Notification. The executive director shall notify all members of the board of directors, executive council members, and prospective members of any membership vote, while requesting fees and dues from new members. The new member is officially accepted into IRMA upon receipt of fees and dues. The executive director shall inform the IRMA membership of new members through the newsletter. D. Voting rights. All active members of IRMA shall be entitled to full voting rights in the affairs of management of IRMA, as provided in these bylaws. Provisional members, honorary members and sponsors will not have voting rights. E. Official representatives. All voting rights or memberships on any IRMA committee or its board of directors shall be exercised by members through a single official representative who shall be an officer of the member expressly designated by that member as its official representative to IRMA. F. Termination of Membership IRMA Bylaws Page 3 of 9

4 1. Voluntary. Any member may withdraw from the association by filing a resignation with the secretary, provided, however, that any active members shall also pay any outstanding dues. 2. Nonpayment of Dues, Assessments. Any member may be removed from membership in the association for nonpayment of dues or assessments by and in the discretion of the board of directors. The executive director shall notify the board of directors of all nonpayment of dues and other assessments in the annual report for consideration by the board at its annual meeting. Sponsor membership automatically expires each year, as described in Article III(B)(4)(b). 3. For Cause. Any member of the association may be removed from membership in the association by a vote of two-thirds of all of the directors of the association then in office where such member has found to have conducted its business in violation of law or of any written standards prescribed for the industry by this association and in a manner which seriously and adversely affects the industry or the public interest. a. Prior to removal from membership by the association, the member charged shall be notified in writing of charges against it and shall have full opportunity to reply to such charges orally or in writing, to be represented by counsel and, if requested by such member, to have the charges heard by the board of directors at an open meeting. b. Six months after notification of the charges and after the holding of such hearing, whichever date is the latter in point of time, the member shall be removed by the board of directors unless such member is conducting and maintaining its business in accordance with law and standards prescribed for the industry by the association in the public interest. Article IV - ADMINISTRATION BY BOARD OF DIRECTORS A. Administration. IRMA shall be managed by a board of directors composed of the representatives of at least nine and no more than 15 active members consisting of the president, vice president(s), secretary, treasurer, immediate past president and additional at-large members. The board of directors shall control the association and its property and may recommend changes in the bylaws to its members. The board of directors may employ an executive director, who acts as the association s primary administrator. The executive director shall have an annual contract with the association that outlines the compensation, duties and responsibilities of the position. B. Term. Each director shall serve a term of up to 4 years and be elected at the annual meeting. C. Vacancy. A vacancy occurring on the board of directors, other than by expiration of the term, shall be filled by election at the next annual meeting, or at a special meeting called for that purpose, and the director so elected shall serve only during the unexpired term of that director whose departure created the vacancy. In the event any new or unexpired term is not filled at any annual or special meeting due to the absence of a quorum, the election shall be made by the board of directors as then constituted IRMA Bylaws Page 4 of 9

5 D. Board of Directors Meetings. Except as provided below for the annual meeting, the board of directors shall meet at such times as the president of IRMA or a majority of the members of the board of directors may deem necessary. Board of directors meetings may be held at any place designated by the president. E. Nominating Committee. The board of directors shall appoint a nominating committee. It shall be the duty of the nominating committee to cause candidates to be nominated to fill out vacancies that occur on the board of directors and officers of IRMA during the twelve months commencing the last day of the annual conference. 1. The Committee, in accordance with these bylaws, shall cause to be nominated for election to the board of directors, at the annual meeting of IRMA, members to fill the vacancies that occur annually on the board of directors. 2. Additionally, in the event of the death, resignation, removal, or incapacity of a member of the board of directors, the nominating committee shall cause a successor to be nominated for election to the board of directors at the next annual meeting of IRMA or at an earlier special meeting called pursuant to these bylaws. Such successor member of the board of directors shall serve only during the unexpired term of his predecessor. 3. Notice of every nomination made by the nominating committee shall be presented to each member of IRMA at the annual meeting at which a candidate is to be elected. F. Other Nominations. Any member of IRMA who is not a member of the board of directors or of the nominating committee may place any other qualified member or members in nomination for any vacancy or vacancies on the board of directors. 1. Notice of every such nomination, clearly indicating the nominee and the nominators, shall be made in writing or verbally at the annual meeting at which a candidate is to be elected. 2. No member may so nominate more than one candidate for one vacancy. G. Election. At the annual meeting of IRMA at which an election to the board of directors is to be held, elections may be held by voice vote, show of hands, or, if requested by an active member, by secret ballot. The candidate or candidates receiving the highest number of votes cast shall be declared elected. H. Removal. A member of the board of directors may be removed from such services to IRMA only by a two-thirds vote of the membership present and voting at a meeting that has been duly called for that purpose. I. Presidents Council. The presidents council shall be comprised of the most recent three or more past presidents and/or conference hosts. The presidents council shall advise the board of 2011 IRMA Bylaws Page 5 of 9

6 directors and other members, as well as meet with the upcoming conference hosts every year to plan the meetings. Article V - OFFICERS A. Officers. The officers of IRMA shall be a president, one or more vice presidents (the number thereof to be determined by the board of directors), a secretary, a treasurer, and such other officers as may be elected in accordance with the provisions of this Article. The board of directors may elect or appoint such other officers as it shall deem desirable. Such other officers shall have the authority to perform the duties prescribed, from time to time, by the board of directors. Any two or more offices may be held by the same person, except the offices of president and secretary. 1. President. The president shall be the principal executive officer of the corporation and shall in general supervise and control all of the business and affairs of the association. The president shall preside at all meetings of the members and of the board of directors. He or she may sign any contracts or other instruments which the board of directors has authorized to be executed, and, in general, shall perform all duties incident to the office of president and such other duties as may be prescribed by the board of directors from time to time. 2. Vice President. In the absence of the president or in the event of his inability or refusal to act, the vice president (or in the event that there be more than one vice president, the vice presidents in the order of their election) shall perform the duties of the president, and when so acting, shall have all the powers of and be subjected to all the restrictions upon the president. Any vice president shall perform such other duties as from time to time may be assigned by the president or by the board of directors. 3. Secretary. The secretary shall keep the minutes of the meetings of the members and of the board of directors in one or more books provided for that purpose; see that all notices are duly given in accordance with the provisions of these bylaws or as required by law; be custodian of the organization records; and in general perform all duties incident to the office of secretary and such other duties as from time to time may be assigned by the president or by the board of directors. 4. Treasurer. The treasurer shall act as liaison with the executive director on financial matters working for the current president and the board of directors in coordinating the budget for the year, and in general perform any fiscal duties as may be assigned by the president, or the board of directors. 5. Immediate Past President. B. Election and Term of Office. The officers of the association shall be elected annually by the members at the regular annual meeting of the members. Each officer shall hold office until his successor shall have been duly elected and shall have qualified IRMA Bylaws Page 6 of 9

7 C. Removal. Any officer may be removed from such service to IRMA only by a two-thirds vote of the membership present and voting at a meeting that has been duly called for that purpose. Any member may be suspended by the board of directors whenever in its judgment the best interests of the association would be served thereby, subject to ratification of the membership at the next meeting. D. Vacancies. A vacancy in any office because of death, resignation, removal, disqualification, or otherwise, may be filled by the board of directors for the unexpired portion of the term. Article VI - QUORUMS, VOTES, MEETINGS A. Quorums. 1. A quorum of IRMA shall consist of the presence in person or by proxy of one more than one half of IRMA regular members present at a general business meeting. 2. A quorum of the board of directors shall consist of the presence in person or by proxy of one more than one half of the board of directors membership. 3. A quorum of any committee of IRMA shall consist of the presence in person or by proxy of one more than one-half of the total membership of that committee. B. Voting. 1. A quorum must be present at the time of any vote to take any action or not to take any action. 2. The number of votes necessary to take any action or not take any action shall be one more than one-half of those present and voting. 3. Each member shall have the right to cast only one vote. 4. At any meeting of members, directors, or committees, a member entitled to vote may vote by proxy executed in writing by the member or by its official representative. No proxy shall be valid after eleven months from the date of its execution, unless otherwise provided in the proxy. 5. Where directors or officers are to be elected by members, such election may be conducted by mail in such manner as the board of directors shall determine. 6. At meetings of the board of directors, the president shall only vote in the event of a tie vote. C. Meetings. Except when specified to the contrary in these bylaws: 2011 IRMA Bylaws Page 7 of 9

8 1. Only active members may attend the business sessions of annual or special IRMA meetings, except at the specific personal invitation of an officer or director of the association. In no case shall any guest be admitted if any member objects to the presence of the guest. 2. The annual meeting of IRMA shall be held for the purpose of electing officers and directors and transacting other business in such location and on such day as the board of directors may choose. Notice of date, hour, and place shall be sent to each active member by the secretary at least thirty (30) days prior to the date so determined. 3. The site of each annual meeting, along with the accompanying conference, shall be selected by a majority vote of the membership two years in advance. 4. Special meetings may be called after due notice of at least ten (10) days at any time by the board of directors and by the secretary whenever he or she is requested in writing to do so by ten (10) or more active members of IRMA over their signatures. Notices of special meetings in all instances shall distinctly state the purposes of the meeting, and no business other than that for which it has been called shall be transacted thereat. 5. Notice of meetings, if mailed, shall be deemed to be delivered when deposited in the United States mail, addressed to the member at his or her address as it appears on the records of the association, with postage prepaid thereon. Notice may be waived by all members consenting to hold a meeting for any appropriate action. 6. The presiding member of any IRMA meeting may, whenever he or she determines it necessary to preserve order, require that the meeting be conducted in accordance with the latest edition of Robert's Rules of Order, which shall also be relied upon to resolve disputes with respect to proper parliamentary conduct at any IRMA meeting. Article VII - DUES A. Active Members. The annual dues shall be recommended by the board of directors and approved by majority vote of the members. B. Sponsors: The annual dues shall be set by the board of directors. C. Payment. Annual dues are payable on or before January 1 of each year. Payment shall be made to the executive director or such other person as the board of directors may direct. D. To help entice members to pay dues in a timely manner, members whose dues are unpaid on April 1 of each year will be suspended. Reinstatement requires a $100 fee. No award entries or conference registrations are allowed members whose dues are not paid in full. Membership in IRMA is to be terminated if dues remain unpaid by December IRMA Bylaws Page 8 of 9

9 E. Revisions. Changes in the annual dues amounts or structure may be recommended by the board of directors, but must be approved by a majority vote of the membership at the annual meeting or a special meeting called for that purpose. Article VIII - FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES A. Report. The executive director shall file with the treasurer and distribute to each board member a report showing all of the receipts and expenditures made on behalf of the association during the year. This report shall be available to any member by request. This report is due each year no later than 90 days after year end. B. Disbursements. Checks, drafts, and other instruments for the disbursement of money shall be approved and signed by the treasurer and/or such persons as may from time to time be designated by the board of directors. C. Deposits. The funds of IRMA shall be deposited in such bank or trust company as the treasurer may designate, and shall be withdrawn upon order of the treasurer and/or such other persons as designated by the board of directors. Article IX DISSOLUTION Upon dissolution, after paying all debts and liabilities, the remaining assets of this organization will be distributed to an organization chosen by the board of directors that is recognized as exempt from taxation under current section 501(a) of the Internal Revenue Code of the United States of America or any successor provision of the Internal Revenue Code. Article X - AMENDMENT OF BYLAWS The bylaws may be amended by majority vote of the members present in person or by proxy at any meeting or by written consent of a majority filed with the secretary. Adopted with amendments September 12, 2011 Reno, Nevada 2011 IRMA Bylaws Page 9 of 9

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