Category: Board Meeting Round-ups

September 2016 Board Meeting round-up

Posted by lepadmin - October 13, 2016 - Board Meeting Round-ups

Amazon in Rugeley kindly hosted the meeting and General Manager Mark Hemming provided an introduction.  The meeting was followed by a tour of the fulfilment centre. Chair – The Board recorded its thanks to Andy Street for his significant personal contribution to the development and delivery of the GBSLEP’s agenda whilst Chair. It agreed that […]

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July 2016 Board update

Posted by lepadmin - July 28, 2016 - Board Meeting Round-ups

Solihull College kindly hosted July’s board meeting. Principal and Chief Executive John Callaghan welcomed the Board and gave short introduction on the college and their ambitions for the future. Brexit and changes in Government – The Board considered the implications of the EU Referendum result on the local economy, specific sectors and partners. It agreed […]

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June 2016 Board update

Posted by lepadmin - June 30, 2016 - Board Meeting Round-ups, Uncategorized

June’s Board meeting was kindly hosted by Mills and Reeve. Partner Steve Allen welcomed the Board and gave a introduction to the firm, its history and recent successes. The Board welcomed New Deputy Chair for Delivery Chris Loughran and Cllr Greg Chance, Deputy Leader portfolio holder for transport, planning and regeneration at Redditch BC Cllr […]

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March Board Update

Posted by lepadmin - March 31, 2016 - Board Meeting Round-ups

Our March Board meeting was kindly hosted by Lichfield Cathedral and we were welcomed by the Dean, the Very Reverend Adrian Dorber. (pictured right with Cllr Mike Wilcox, Cllr Gordon Alcott and Andy Street) Matthew Rhodes was appointed as the new Non Executive Director with responsibility for leading on the Innovation Agenda replacing Tracy Westall. […]

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January 2016 Board Update

Posted by lepadmin - January 29, 2016 - Board Meeting Round-ups

Our January Board meeting focused on how we are refreshing our plans and aligning them with the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) and the wider Midlands Engine and our renewed focus on skills. It’s acknowledged that there’s a real skills challenge in this part of the world and that whilst we are improving our skills […]

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GBSLEP Board Meeting Round-up (March 14 2013)

Posted by lepadmin - April 24, 2013 - Board Meeting Round-ups

The GBSLEP Board met on March 14 2013 at the Land Rover Experience, Lode Lane, Solihull. Key talking points and decisions: The Greater Birmingham Project report was approved, subject to final amendments. It was agreed it should be launched at a media event on 17 March 2013. An allocation of £61.3 million of Birmingham City […]

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