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.
ICSC Next Generation sponsorship – 26 November 2015
NEXT GEN LIVE! was simultaneously live streamed to all 70,000 ICSC members worldwide broadcasting two times 15 minute quick-fire and thought-provoking presentations. Following the presentations there was a debate and voting where the cross-over between the two speaker topics was pursued and questions from the Next Gen members in the audience and on-line all over the world were answered. ESCT are sponsoring the cost of these innovative educational events and very much welcome the collaboration with ICSC Next Gen.
Hann Lee at University of Wuppertal / University of Aberdeen. ESCT Sponsorship update
Congratulations to Hann Lee who completed the third semester of the REM+CPM Master Programme which comprised of the following modules:
M08 Real Estate Management
M09 Corporate Real Estate Management (Univerdsity of Wupprtal / University of Aberdeen)
M10 International Business (University of Aberdeen)
M11 Construction Management
“I would like to thank you very much for your support in my studies in the Master Programme of
the University of Wuppertal. It is the skills and experiences I acquired through these studies, which helped me so greatly to succeed professionally. I hope you are pleased with my personal
development as well.”
Hann Lee (REM+CPM Master Programme 2014‐2016, Universitaet Wuppertal)
Retail Path: Hear how the six apprentices are doing
The Retail Path Apprenticeship Scheme – delivered by BCSC Educational Trust and the National Skills Academy for Retail.
ESCT are proud to have been able to offer support through sponsorship.
With nine months of their placements now complete, find out how some of the Retail Path apprentices are getting along.
Read their case studies here