Ulverston BID board public meeting - July 11 2016
Ulverston BID is holding a public meeting to report to businesses and the people of Ulverston on the progress of the BID so far, and gather ideas on what the BID should do in the future.
The meeting on July 11th will be in the Coronation Hall Supper Room (first floor) starting at 6.00pm.
Nominations will also be invited for two positions on the BID board - representing SMEs and Retailers. Only representatives from businesses which pay the BID levy can be nominated for these positions. The BID board director positions are voluntary and directors receive no payment.
Everyone is welcome at the public meeting on July 11th - this is your BID so please give us your ideas on how we can all achieve a brighter future for Ulverston.
Current board members
Large business: Trevor Thistlethwaite - Siemens; Jacqui McCloy - Tritech; Mark MacIntosh - Forge Europa
Small business: Anita Garnett - Ulverston Brewing Co; Chris Nelson - Trafalgar PR
Retailers: Gavin Knott - Appleseeds; Michelle Scrogham - Pure
Hospitality: Roger Chattaway - Farmer's Arms; Jan Hancock - TownHouse B&B; Sam Iskinazi - Fourpence Cafe;
Charities & Schools: Roger Cahalin - Ulverston Victoria High School, Val Stangoe - St Mary's Hospice; Janet Heffernan - Sir John Barrow Primary School
Be part of the BID - this is our chance to make Ulverston better than ever!
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