Zoombots™ is a mulit-stakeholder cooperative owned and governed by distinct member classes. Each member can elect representatives of their membership class to the board of directors, submit proposals for review, and attend an annual meeting and monthly webcast. Individuals can be members of multiple classes. Our solidarity co-op of the following groups:
- Staff Owners
- Community Owners
NOTE: Founders or investors are on the same standing as other members and do not have disproportionate ownership or control.
Merchant owners operate on a one-person, one-share, one-vote basis. 35% of company surplus is distributed to merchant owners. Merchant representatives have two seats on the board of directors. Merchant-owners must apply for membership. Current minimum annual member equity payment is $100.00. However, you are free to pay more if you like, up to our current full investment level of $1,500.00. Once you are fully invested, your firm will not need to make any more equity payments and you become eligible to vote and reap profits. As a cooperative enterprise, we depend upon member economic participation. Member-generated social media of at least fifteen times per year and the overall support of your community.
Staff Owners are Zoombots™ staff that have agreed to work and operate on a one-person, one-share, one-vote basis. 35% of company surplus is distributed to staff owners. Worker representatives have two seats on the board of directors. Become a staff-owner by contributing/volunteering to Zoombots™ for six months and then would be eligible for staff worker membership.
Community owners operate on a one-person, one-share, one-vote basis. 30% of company surplus is distributed to community owners. Representatives have one seat on the board of directors. Become a community owner by applying for membership, contributing, and volunteering to Zoombots™ on a regular basis. Absent personal involvement or volunteering to participate one can also make equity contribution for membership.
To become a member, please fill out the applicable application below and make your first equity payment.