Welcome to the SQLSaturday blog, which has links and documents related to the SQL Saturday brand and the non profit corporation.
EU Trademark Registration
*Posted on 17 September 2021 by Steve Jones*
I got a confirmation today that the EU trademark reassignment confirmation had been received by the EU IPO. This notes that the SQL Saturday corporation now owns the trademark...
US Trademark Registration
*Posted on 14 September 2021 by Steve Jones*
I got a confirmation today that the US trademark reassignment confirmation had been received by the USPTO. This notes that the SQL Saturday corporation now owns the trademark for...
*Posted on 10 September 2021 by Steve Jones*
I got a confirmation today that the [US trademark reassignment confirmation(/assets/pdf/USPTONotice.pdf) had been received by the USPTO. This notes that the SQL Saturday corporation now owns the trademark for SQL...
A Hybrid Experiment in Denver
*Posted on 08 September 2021 by Steve Jones*
Last month I spoke at a hybrid meeting for the Denver SQL Server User Group. This was an experiment, and I’m putting together some notes here on the event...
*Posted on 20 August 2021 by Steve Jones*
This past week I received the signed trademark transfer document from Redgate. I countersigned and sent them to our lawyer to file in the various jurisdictions where the SQL Saturday...
9 August 2021 Town Halls
*Posted on 09 August 2021 by Steve Jones*
Today I held the first open town hall meetings for anyone to attend. I sent the invites out to speakers and organizers, but the meeting was public. This was at...
August 2021 Update
*Posted on 02 August 2021 by Steve Jones*
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We have a live SQL Saturday scheduled for 2021!
Back on Twitter
*Posted on 28 July 2021 by Steve Jones*
The SQL Saturday corporation and franchise is back on Twitter at @sqlsatofficial.
While there are a few other unofficial “SQL Saturday accounts”, they are controlled by members of the...
Establishing a Bank Account
*Posted on 09 July 2021 by Steve Jones*
One of the functions that I’ve been worried slightly about it the establishment of banking services that can be used by a virtual non profit entity. While we hope to...
Scheduling and time zones
*Posted on 11 June 2021 by Steve Jones*
tl;dr Time zones are challenging and I learned something.
Filing for Non Profit Status
*Posted on 10 June 2021 by Steve Jones*
Today, after some research with a lawyer and accountant, I filed the US IRS Form 1023-EX form today with the US IRS. This was to establish this corporation as...
New Events in 2021
*Posted on 28 May 2021 by Steve Jones*
This past week I had conversations with a few organizers in the US that are looking to set up new events in 2021. This was a nice surprise for me,...
Fundraising for SQL Saturday
*Posted on 25 May 2021 by Steve Jones*
One of the things I am working on at this time is the raising of some capital to fund the organization for the next few years. While we want to...
SQL Saturday Mailing List
*Posted on 15 May 2021 by Steve Jones*
I have set up a mailing list at Mailchimp for people to sign up and get information about the SQL Saturday corporation.
You can sign up here: http://eepurl.com/hwVBKn.
SQL Saturday Incorporated
*Posted on 13 May 2021 by Steve Jones*
The corporation was formed and filed officially in Texas today. The following officers were listed:
- Steve Jones
- Stacia Varga
- Andy Warren
We have secured an EIN and are...
Everyone Run a SQL Saturday in 2021
*Posted on 12 April 2021 by Steve Jones*
Cross posted and edited from voiceofthedba.com
With SQL Saturdays being rebooted, and the SQLSaturday.com website live, it’s time for events. I am reaching out to some people that have...
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