BCSCET APPRENTICES – RETAIL PATH 2016 UPDATE
Left to right: Uzair Mansoor, Jo Tallack, Bianca Right, Bree Williams, Pete Isle
Welcoming new apprentices Bree Williams and Uzair Mansoor who have just started their 12 month and 18 month apprenticeships at TM Lewin and Highcross, as part of the latest Retail Path participants for this apprenticeship scheme. Retail Path is sponsored by ESCT under its vision to help young people into the shopping centre industry.
ICSC European Property School 4 – 6 July 2016
Save the date in your diary for the ICSC European Retail Property School from 4-6 July 2016, Prague, Czech Republic. With a new 3-day format, attendees will be able to expand on their knowledge of the retail property industry, learn from experts, share ideas and identify successful strategies alongside colleagues from around the world. For more information and to register go to www.icsc.org/2016ERPS. ESCT are sponsoring a limited number of students.
ESCT Sponsors NEXT GEN LIVE! – 18th April 2016
ESCT are a joint sponsor of the NEXT GEN LIVE! event at the ICSC European Conference in Milan on Monday 18 April 2016. Join in the streaming to all 70,000 ICSC members.
For more information click here; http://www.icsc.org/2016EU/programme/next-gen-live/
Retail Path apprentices at BCSC Annual Gold Awards Dinner
Two of the ESCT sponsored Retail Path programme apprentices, Georgia McNamee and Joe Creasey collecting their certificates at the BCSC Annual Dinner held at Grosvenor House Hotel, London on Wednesday 2nd December. Pictured on left with BCSC Education Trust Chair, Peter Drummond and BCSC President David Atkins. Middle photo with Derek Barker Trustee and Honorary Treasurer of ESCT who has been deeply involved in the collaboration and development of Retail Path with BCSC.
It is wonderful to see two bright young individuals who are clearly progressing well and now have good foundations for the future. We send our best wishes to Georgia and Joe for successful, retail orientated, careers in the years ahead.
Peter Drummond the BCSCET Chair hosted the table with Davinder Jhamat, who is responsible for education at BCSC and who received a special vote of thanks for all her commitment and drive to ensure the programme’s success. BCSC also kindly invited Joe and Georgia’s employers, Geoff Quinn and Bianca Wright of T M Lewin and Jo Tallack Centre Director of Highcross Leicester. Also in attendance were Linzi Johnston of The National Skills Academy For Retail who administer the programme, Sophie Elliott and Drew McNeill of Redwood Consulting who advise on Retail Path PR and marketing and Nick Martel CBRE and Derek Barker of Haskoll who are both BCSCET Trustees.