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FBE Breakfast: Lancashire and Cumbria Branch

Date:
Organiser: Tara Freeman
Location: Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, Lancashire PR5 0UP
Email: taraf@entwistlegroup.com
Phone: 0161 653 9310

GUEST SPEAKER: PETER COWGILL – THE SUCCESS STORY OF JD SPORTS

Peter Cowgill, continuing Senior Partner of Cowgill Holloway LLP chartered accountants, was appointed FD of JD Sports in 1996. Having left the company in 2001 he returned as Executive Chairman in 2005. After a sterling performance for the last 5 years the company profits have increased from £5m to £70m during this period and the company now successfully operates from four retail fascias in the UK being JD Sports Fashion plc.

Peter is also Non-Executive Chairman of United Carpets & Beds plc (a retail operation occupying 82 stores and MBL plc which are both AIM listed companies.)

JD operates from the High Street, Shopping Centres and Out of Town Retail Park locations.

Price: £25.00 non members, FREE for members.

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For more information please contact Tara Freeman on 0161 653 9310 or email taraf@entwistlegroup.com

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