By a County Press reporter
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
SMALL businesses have a vital role to play in decisions about the Isle of Wight’s economic future according to a councillor re-elected as chair of the Island branch of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).
Cllr Jones-Evans, who owns the Dragonfly shop in Nodehill, said the branch — which has around 900 members — was working with the Isle of Wight Council to ensure small businesses were fairly represented in decisions such as parking.
She added: "We are excited by our involvement with the new Island Business Forum, and thanks must go to Isle of Wight MP Andrew Turner, for his support on issues affecting how businesses operate and grow.
"It is vital that small businesses are involved in any Island economic decisions."
She added: "Working alongside Taste of the Wight and Visit isle of Wight at "Wightminster" showed how Island businesses can pull together, which gives me great confidence for continued growth in 2014."
Monday, January 16, 2017
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Log-in or register to comment on this story. See our House Rules here.
By ticking "Remember me" you agree to a cookie being stored on your computer - no personal data is shared.
Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author and do not represent those of the Isle of Wight County Press.
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
IWCP v4.0 © Isle of Wight County Press 2017. All Rights Reserved. Web Design By Matrix Create.
Contact Us | Disclaimer
| Cookies | Links | Sitemap
Isle of Wight County Press Ltd. Registered office: Brannon House, 123 Pyle Street,
Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1ST. Registered in England. Registered number: 1342243.