National BIDS Advisory Board

The National BIDS Advisory Board (NBAB) is a group that brings together on a regular basis the different Business Improvement District communities. It will consider such matters that the various members of the Business Improvement District community feel need discussing but will consider inter alia the Government Loan fund, the Nationwide Survey, the National BID awards, the Industry Criteria, and Accreditation.

It will comprise some 15 individuals from across the Business Improvement District community:

  • A cross section of individual BIDs representing different types and sizes
  • Representatives of British BIDs
  • Representatives of national levy payers , including BRC, Landsec, Boots, Nationwide,
  • Ministry of Housing, Community and Local Government
  • A representative of the Local Authorities


John Fletcher, Nationwide

Marc Myers, Landsec

Fiona Wright, British BIDs

Steve Sawyer, Manor Royal Industrial BID

Chris Turner, British BIDs CEO

Ann Hunter, Exeter BID

Ian Sandison, Cambridge BID

Dee Corsi, New West End Company

Nic Durston, SouthBank

Gemma Price, Boots

Jon Walton, GoforthStirling

Lawrence Hewitt, St Albans and District Council

Patricia Bench, Hammersmith BID

John Hirst, Destination Bristol

Mel Richardson, Newham BID and British BIDs

Deborah Masiala, Metro Bank

Ian Hayes, Tesco Stores

James Worthington, MHCLG

Phoebe Dawson, Worcester BID

Sandy Gianni, Acocks Green Village BID