Weymouth BID To Elect New Board
9:01am 5th July 2013
(Updated 9:02am 5th July 2013)
Weymouth BID have called an Extraordinary General Meeting to elect a new management board.
Letters have been sent to every business in the levy payment area inviting them to put their name forward.
Barrie Huett, Chair of the Weymouth BID said " The Weymouth BID has a golden opportunity to help improve the trading environment in Weymouth & Portland over the 5 years of the BID business plan
Every business in the Weymouth BID area now has the opportunity to have their say and contribute to making the Weymouth BID a success by standing as a Director of Weymouth BID Management Board.
Board Directors will help support the BID to deliver the business plan, monitor its progress and performance and to help make strategic decisions to achieve aims and ambitions.
Mr Huett went on to advise that "This role should not be taken lightly as whilst it is a voluntary position those on the board will be expected to actively participate and be able to bring skills and experience that help the BID with the support of its operational team to achieve its goals."
The BID Constitution details the Boards composition. The Board will consist of 17 members who when elected, will become Directors of Weymouth BID Ltd. Elections will be held annually for all positions on the Board at the Weymouth BID AGM. The positions on the board have been spread across all the sectors that levy payers represent to ensure a fair mix on the boards make up.
If any business owner is interested in standing as a Director of the Weymouth BID Ltd and have the time and skill sets that could help the Weymouth BID achieve its business plan then go to the www.weymouthbid.co.uk to download the nomination forms and find out more details.
Nomination Papers available from 1st July 2013
Closing Date for Nominations 6pm. 15th July 2013
EGM Elections18.00 Thursday 18th July 2013