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Downtown is Twenty – Nick Irving

As Downtown celebrates its twentieth year in business in 2023, we have asked people from across the DIB network, old and new, to offer their thoughts, reflections, and memories of the ‘business club with attitude’.

Nick Irving, Director at Howgate Sable reflects on twenty years of Downtown in Business.

We have been involved with Downtown for some years now and the first thing I want to say is ‘here’s to the next 20’ for Downtown!

Frank, Chris and the team welcomed us to the fold and made us feel more than welcome despite our small membership relative to others. That is a credit to them and what they stand for as a business. As a result of our membership, and now friendship with DIB, I can say that they have helped us move our networks forward in some of our key sectors significantly. They really are a networking club that means business and we are delighted to be a part of it. I think their expansion into other cities will fundamentally drive local business connectivity and create mutually beneficial partnerships for all concerned.

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