[Ambassadors] Re: Resignation from the Ambassadors project.
fusion94 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 17 01:38:46 UTC 2008
Well with Francesco as chair I'm sure he can push through his earlier
proposal for inactive ambassadors.
On Jan 16, 2008 5:31 PM, Robert 'Bob' Jensen
<marketing-list at fedoralinks.org> wrote:
> Robert 'Bob' Jensen wrote:
> > I have made a choice to resign from the Fedora Ambassadors project for a
> > couple reasons. First I do not feel that all ambassadors will be equally
> > represented by FAMSCo and its choice of leadership. Second now is the
> > time to begin rebuilding the Fedora Marketing Project in to what
> > Ambassadors could have been. I wish all the ambassadors that are not in
> > Europe or the EMEA area the best of luck you are going to need it in the
> > coming year.
> > For those ambassadors that are in the EMEA "think globally and act
> > locally" the choices you are making now will impact everyone in the future.
> > Robert 'Bob' Jensen
> > Former Fedora Ambassador, Former FAMSCo
> I just read the archives, I unsubscribed from the list, but this is
> awesome, finally got some discussion going about the state of
> ambassadors affairs. Based on what I read some of you must be feeling
> guilty to make some of the assumptions you did about my resignation.
> First those of you who wished me ill, shame on you and your house.
> Second I seem to have not been clear in what I was trying to say so I
> will say it again in greater detail.
> "I do not feel that all ambassadors will be equally represented by
> FAMSCo and its choice of leadership." The FAMSCo chair election did not
> even include the ambassador that had the popular vote, this smells to
> me. I have disagreed with some of FUgolini's ideas in the past so this
> makes his appointment smart even more. This choice of leadership is not
> enough for me to leave alone, I feel my time and resources are better
> used elsewhere. As far as FAMSCo as a whole goes all of the people I
> voted for were elected. "Second now is the time to begin rebuilding the
> Fedora Marketing Project in to what Ambassadors could have been." The
> Ambassadors project and the short lived idea that came before it took a
> lot of wind out of the marketing sails along with some people leaving
> Fedora. I am hoping we can regain some of that momentum in fedora
> Marketing to provide the community and ambassadors with the best
> possible resources and materials.
> "I wish all the ambassadors that are not in Europe or the EMEA area the
> best of luck you are going to need it in the coming year", You have a
> long way to go to catch up with the team work and effectiveness that the
> EMEA Ambassadors have reached.
> "For those ambassadors that are in the EMEA 'think globally and act
> locally' the choices you are making now will impact everyone in the
> future." Separating yourselves from those in less capable areas that
> have even fewer resources and ambassadors would be very bad for
> Ambassadors as a whole. If one of you fail you all fail.
> Robert 'Bob' Jensen
> Former Fedora Ambassador, Former FAMSCo
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