Join Chester BID for its first face to face Professionals in Partnership meeting.
Come and join other Chester professionals with guest speaker James Timpson OBE, Chief Executive, Timpson.
James has been Chief Executive of Timpson since 2002, helping the business grow to over 2,100 shops, and developing several innovative ways to run the business at a time when traditional High Street retailing has suffered.
He has pioneered the recruitment of ex-offenders, to the extent that Timpson now employs over 600 prison leavers (this is over 10% of the company).
James is Chair of the Prison Reform Trust and supports various prison charities and support groups, and was presented with an OBE in 2011 for the training and employment of disadvantaged people.
He is also a Tate Trustee, a Deputy Lieutenant of Cheshire and an Albert Medal winner from the RSA.
The event, which is free to attend, will be held on Monday, October 11 from 12 – 1.30pm at Chez Jules ,Chester.
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