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Downtown in Business wrap up 2023

  • by chris

Downtown in Business wrapped up their 2023 events programme with DiB CEO and Group Chair, Frank McKenna in conversation with Leader of Liverpool City Council, Liam Robinson and Metro Mayor for Liverpool City Region, Steve Rotheram at the Pullman Hotel on the iconic Liverpool waterfront.

How to thrive in tough time

  • by chris

The world has thrown a lot at us during the past few years… Brexit.. Covid… the “Great Resignation”… the “Talent Squeeze”… cost of living and inflation. Organisations are finding it tough. Leaders are finding it tough!

Business of Sport Conference 2023

  • by chris

Downtown in Business hosted its inaugural Business of Sport conference at the iconic Lancashire Cricket Club, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester.

Gary Neville: “I won’t be swallowed up by Politics.”

  • by chris

Read Jim’s comprehensive report on Downtown’s highly successful Business of Sport conference. Gary Neville talks frankly about sport and business and why politics is not for him. Jim reports on other contibutions including a football agent and progress on developments at top North West sporting stadia.

Nugent Gala 2023

  • by chris

The Nugent gala will bring together supporters to celebrate their work of caring for, educating, and protecting those in need whilst helping to raise vital funds towards alleviating poverty in Merseyside.