Chamber looks to business forum
DOUGLAS Chamber of Commerce president Phoebe Kitto stood down at the annual meeting last Thursday but will continue on as a committee member.
Chamber stalwart Martin Tranter also declared he had decided to step down from the committee.
Those appointed to the new committee are Wade Greasley, Gerry Ireland, Phoebe Kitto, Kym Rowley, Adam Barell and Liz Ross.
Helen de Ross flagged the Shop Local campaign which will be run later this month, including a VIP Shopping Night on Thursday, November 19, which has already signed up more than 30 shops as participants.
Mayor Julia and councillors Noli, Melchert and Carey attended. Ms Leu made special mention of the upcoming business forum and said the council was keen to work closely with business.