Ambassador programme for business

An new programme designed to celebrate the successes of businesses in Mansfield and Ashfield has been launched.

The invest Ashfield and Mansfield ambassadors’ programme was launched at West Nottinghamshire College.

The programme provides businesses with the chance to promote the benefits of doing business locally, organisers said.

Coun Kate Allsop, portfolio older for economic regeneration at Mansfield District Council said: “The programme is all about helping to promote Ashfield and Mansfield to a wider business audience and to make people aware of the many benefits the area has to offer.

“We are always keen to expand our membership and speak to like-minded companies with a positive perspective. “

Members are expected to help promote Mansfield and Ashfield as a place to do business, attend and host events and bring others along, and help to shape the programme.

Coun Chris Baron, Leader at Ashfield District Council, added: “I would urge business owners to get involved in this innovative scheme which encourages sharing knowledge, skills and expertise. The benefits of being involved are invaluable and will assist in further promoting the districts to businesses.”

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