Clan Ranks

Leadership

 Rank

 Description  Requirements
Leader Leader is the highest ranked official in Damage Inc. The Leader is responsible for the overall well-being of the clan and leading it from a strategic and diplomatic standpoint. A newly elected Leader must serve in the role of Director under a probationary leadership term for 6 months. – Leaders elected by Damage Inc
– Nominations Require First 9 vetting and approval
– There can only be one
Chancellor Chancellor is the second highest ranked official in Damage Inc and are essentially the second-in-command of the Clan. The Chancellor is responsible to help the Leader manage the overall well-being of the clan and leading it from a strategic and diplomatic standpoint. – Nominated by the Leader of Damage Inc
– Approval of Nomination by First 9
– There can only be one

Director

Directors are the third highest ranked official in Damage Inc and the first level of the leadership ranks. Selected from the best, they are trusted with the heart of DI to protect the clan and its members at whatever cost. – Nominated by the Leader of Damage Inc
– Approval of Nomination by First 9

 

Senior Officers

 Rank  Description  Requirements
General Generals are the most senior officers before the Leadership bracket, and are the fourth highest authority in DI. They are also carefully selected from officers who have demonstrated very strong character and work ethic in DI, as well as outstanding competence and initiative. Generals are typically veteran Commanders who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and strategy in their Divisions. – Achieve the “Super Division” Triumph
-3+ Months of Division Command experience

Commander

Commanders are second step in the Command Officer path and are carefully selected for their leadership ability and strategic experience. They are responsible for leadership and organization of their division, as well as leading that division from a tactical standpoint within that particular game (and also upholding and defending DI’s interests in that game). – Successfully lead and build an Official DI Venture into a Division (min 20+ people)
– Demonstrated superior leadership and initiative

Vice

Vice’s are the first level of Senior Officers and the third step in the Support Officer path. By this point they are well rounded officers that have spent time in various administrative and/or leadership positions within the Divisions and DI HQ. A typical Vice would generally work as the 2nd-in-Command of a Division or be a senior DI HQ Administrative Staff. – Junior Officer experience preferred
– Demonstrated excellent administrative ability and leadership

 

Junior Officers

 Rank

 Description  Requirements
Marshal Marshals are the most senior Junior Officers and the second step in the Support Officer path. A typical Marshal will either work in as an experience DI HQ Administrative Staff or at Division level in a senior/experienced support role (such an experienced Warlord). Their roles within DI HQ vary greatly depending in which area they are assigned. – Demonstrated officer level professionalism and competence.
– Strong understanding of TeamSpeak and Forum Moderation
– Perfect understanding of how DI works
Captain
Captains are the first step in the Command Officer path and are Team Leaders within Damage Inc and form the crux as the first line of command over the clan’s members. A typical Captain will have have strong in-game leadership and experience as well as being exceptional in organizing and managing their teams to meet their objectives. – Demonstrated strong in-game leadership and experience
– Excellent understanding of how DI works
Lieutenant Lieutenants are the first step in the Support Officer path and are masters of multi-tasking and have an acute attention to detail to help the cogs of Damage Inc keep turning. A typical Lieutenant would be a Team 2nd-in-Command and help manage the team’s administrative needs (such as Member Promotions) or a junior Warlord or Aide-de-Camp within a division or a junior HQ Administrative Staff. – Strong Administrative potential
– Good understanding of how DI works

 

Member Ranks

 Rank  Description  Requirements
MOTM Awarded to members of a particular month for spectacular performance, activity, and effort towards Damage Inc (Clan Wide). This is a great honor to have for the clan and recognizes this member’s achievements that stood out through the entire clan
Benefits include:

– Recognition of Outstanding Achievement within the entire Clan
– Access to the Opium Den (Sub-forum for Officers Only) including the power to vote on clan policies, participate in discussions etc
– Voted on by Officers each month
– Must be a Full Member (Cannot be an Officer or Initiate)
DMOTM Awarded monthly to members of a specific division for spectacular performance, activity, and effort towards their Division and Damage Inc. This is a great honor to have for the clan and recognizes this member’s achievements that stood out within their Division.
Benefits include:

– Recognition of Outstanding Achievement within their Divisions
– Access to the Speak Easy (Sub-forum with direct access to Leadership)
– Awarded by Division Commanders each month
– Must be a Full Member (Cannot be an Officer or Initiate)
+Guardianguardian The epitome of Damage Inc membership, Guardians are the die-hard core of the clan that have proven their loyalty and skill time and time again. They are the protectors of Damage Inc’s values, culture and history and provide a wealth of knowledge and experience others.
Benefits include:

– All the Benefits of Master and recognition of ongoing commitment to Damage Inc
– Access to the Speak Easy (Sub-forum with direct access to Leadership)
– Ability to grant and revoke “Visitor” Rank and Game Tags on TeamSpeak
– Automatically granted “Elder” status
– Awarded the “Guardian’s Shield”
– 12+ Months Membership
– 80 Events Attended
– 800 Posts
– Mentorship Clasp 1st Class
+Mastermaster The rank Master is awarded to those who have consistently led by example and helped Damage Inc. These members are also exceptional mentors and have mastered the Code of Ops of Damage Inc and use their experience to help others.
Benefits include:

– All the Benefits of Veteran and recognition of ongoing commitment to Damage Inc
– Access to the Speak Easy (Sub-forum with direct access to Leadership)
– Ability to grant and revoke “Visitor” Rank and Game Tags on TeamSpeak
– 9+ Months of Membership
– 60 Events Attended
– 600 Posts
– Mentorship Clasp 1st Class
+Veteran
These are members who have dedicated a lot of effort and commitment to DI. Their loyalty is unquestioned, and they have been around for a while and seen the way things run in DI. They can be relied upon to complete objectives to a high standard.
Benefits include:

– All the Benefits of Senior and recognition of ongoing commitment to Damage Inc
– Access to the Speak Easy (Sub-forum with direct access to Leadership)
– 6+ Months of Membership
– 40 Events Attended
– 400 Posts

– Mentorship Clasp
+Senior These are members who have given a lot of time and effort to help build DI. They have maintained a good level of activity and dedication and have always helped DI improve. Being a senior signifies strong loyalty and dedication to DI, and an active commitment to the community.
Benefits include:

– All the Benefits of Full Member and recognition of ongoing commitment to Damage Inc
– Access to the Speak Easy (Sub-forum with direct access to Leadership)
– 3+ Months of Membership
– 20 Events Attended
– 200 Posts

– Mentorship Clasp
+Companion A Companion is a special rank “of status” which is awarded to a members who have shown exceptional ingame skill within their first three months of full membership. This rank is not a milestone that must be reached, and most members wont ever earn it.
Benefits include:

– All the Benefits of Full Member and recognition of outstanding ingame skill
– Awarded the “Companion’s Shield”
– Can only be earned within first 3 months after graduating Initiation
– 3 Honor Points (
See Award System)
Member
This is an official member rank of Damage Inc. Member status is obtained after at least a 4 week Initiate period showing that one is worthy enough and has achieved the activity and community requirements needed to be apart of Damage Inc.
Benefits include:

– Ability to Vote on Full Member Applications
– Ability to Vote on Elder Nominations
See Full Member Applications
Initiate An Initiate is a possible future full member of Damage Inc. This rank is granted after the review process has finished on your Initiate Application. The Initiate rank lasts for a minimum of 4 weeks and during this time Initiates are required to fulfill all requirements and expectations by the deadline set in order to be awarded the privilege of applying for full membership. See Initiate Applications
Probation Probation is a privilege reserved for full members should they go inactive on forums without any reason for more than 5 days or have obtained too many strikes through misconduct. The rank is issued in recognition of prior good service of that Member, and allows them a chance to obtain member status once again when they improve the area that they lapsed in. Probation members will need to follow the instructions on the Probation forum, which is only viewable by them.

 

ESTEEMED RETIRED MEMBERS

 Rank

 Description  Requirements
Founder The Founders went through the gruelling challenge of starting a new clan on 23 Septmember 2012 faced against all the odds of those clans who have failed around them. Thousands of hours of effort, energy, hard work and a lot of money got the clan of Damage Incorporated off the ground. In recognition for their service and leadership in building Damage Inc, they carry the title and honours of Founder and form a part of the advisory group in which to help guide and shape the future Leaders of Damage Inc. They are also permanent members of the First 9. – Is an honour in recognition of the Founders of Damage Inc who have retired or semi-retired
– Can only be held by GreatJackal, LLR and KonArtis

Retired Leader

The Leaders of Damage Inc have served their time in DI. They have spent countless hours working as an officer helping behind the scenes without any recognition. As recognition for their service as previously as a Leader, they receive the title and honours of Council and form a part of the advisory group in which to help guide and shape the future Leaders of Damage Inc. – Have been the Leader or Chancellor of Damage Inc for 12+ months (Directors not applicable)
– Must Maintain a good Record of Service
– First 9’s Approval of Service

Elder
elder

Elders are retired members of Damage Inc who have served as legendary or esteemed members of the clan during their heyday. It is a status granted to very few people who have consistently given a lot to the clan. They don’t have anymore access than Registered Guests however they do have a few benefits.
Benefits include:

– Ability to return at anytime to their previous Member Rank without the need to do Initiation again.
– Earn a Black Cross / Ring of the First 9
OR
– Achieve rank of Guardian
OR
– Get Voted In through yearly Elder Voting periods.