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5th June 2018 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am£12.50
Tim Jones, Chairman of the South West Business Council (formally the Devon & Cornwall Business Council), is the guest speaker at our June breakfast event. Tim will be talking about:
- Working together – DCBC becomes SWBC
- Using Technology to improve business efficiency and growth
- Digital coverage across the region – and plans for the future
- Cyber Security
- Great Food Plan
Tim has recently finished a six-year term with the Heart of the South West LEP as Board Member and its founding Chairman. He is involved in a number of other organisations including being a Governor at Falmouth University, Governor at the Plymouth College of Art, Vice Chairman of South West Water’s WaterFuture Panel, Trustee at Dartington Hall, Board Member of Devon Chamber, Vice Chairman of Plymouth Area Business Council and Board Member of North Devon+ and the Sherford Development Board. Tim is also the national lead for the Great Food Plan (a Defra initiative).
Outside business related activities, Tim is also involved in a wide range of Criminal Justice Issues being a Special Advisor to HM Prison Services, Chairman of Broadreach which deals with a wide range of Drug and Alcohol Services and Chairman of North Devon Biosphere Foundation. Trustee for the Outset Foundation and Trustee for Fort Bovisand. Tim also served for 22 years as Chairman of the Princes Trust for Devon & Cornwall and as a South West Regional Board Member also a Board Member of Dame Hannah Rogers Trust.
Tim has active business interests and has been involved for over 30 years in a wide range of property issues. Tim is now extensively involved in Commercial Property Development across the South West Peninsula and is a Director within Belstone Fox Project Management Ltd and Wessex Investors Ltd.
Network over a glass of juice on arrival at 7.30 before a full English Breakfast at 7.50am, listen to the guest speaker from 8.20am and finish by 9am. Everyone interested in local business is welcome.
£12.50 for the breakfast, networking and free parking at the Riviera Centre in Torquay