Our Committee includes a number of members, who regularly contribute to the Chambers’ activities. This is the team behind the continued success of the 76 year old Chamber of Commerce, and what a friendly team they are!
Paul Anslow – President
Paul Anslow is the Managing Director of Triangle Networks Ltd, a telecommunications and internet service provider. Paul founded Triangle in 2004, and has since developed brands including Noodlebox Telecom and Hive WiFi.
Paul has been the President of the Clevedon Chamber of Commerce for one year, during which time he has developed the ‘Clevedon Chamber’s 20/20 Vision’ plan and the ‘Student Chamber’, a programme designed to get businesses involved with employability skills training for 16-18 year olds.
David Hendey - Immediate Past President
David Hendey played a vital role, running the Chamber for 10 years from 2004.
David is a well respected local Solicitor, supporting businesses in Clevedon for many years. Star Legal are widely recognised to be friendly and approachable solicitors specialising in all areas of commercial law, whether property or business related and also providing a full legal service for individuals.
David Wragg - Treasurer
In September 2013, David acquired the long established Clevedon based accountancy practice of Leslie Dark & Co. The practice was formed by Mr Leslie Dark in 1970 and has been a central part of the Clevedon community since that date. Leslie Dark & Co, Chartered Accountants is now a modern fully automated practice, which offers a full range of accountancy services from Auditing, Assurance, Accounting, Taxation, Corporate Finance and Business advisory services. We specialise in growing family businesses who wish to continue to grow and flourish.
A resident of Clevedon, David is also the Treasurer of the Clevedon Chamber. David is also a Trusted Partner in the “What’s Right” group, a not for profit entity who seek to utilise Corporate Social Responsibility activities of local successful entrepreneurs to benefit local good causes.
Holly Bailey - Secretary
Clevedon resident Holly Bailey is the owner of Bailey Secretarial, a virtual PA company who look after small business clients’ admin tasks, so they can focus on their fee earning work. Holly has over 20 years’ experience in the business support sector and has enjoyed working with surveyors, accountants and solicitors. She also has a specialist interest in digital audio transcription.
Holly’s role on the Committee is to provide administration support, using some of the latest time saving software to streamline the Chamber’s systems.
Mathew Kubiak - Branding/Design
Matthew Kubiak is the Account Manager for Kubiak Creative. Kubiak are a brand and design led full service agency with a team of talented designers and thinkers. Kubiak specialise in creative, digital and strategy and boast 25 years experience. They are a highly professional team who pride themselves on their 'open-door', friendly approach to their work.
Within the committee Matthews role is to create the Branded look and feel of the Clevedon Chamber of Commerce. From the new Logo through to the brand new web site, Matthew's contribution has been important to the Chamber's future.
Lydia Walker - Marketing
CIM member Lydia Walker is a Marketing Consultant and the owner of Cherry Fusion Ltd, a Clevedon-based marketing company who specialise in helping businesses flourish. Lydia’s role on the committee is to help shape the promotional opportunities that the chamber offers, and to provide useful collateral and expert marketing knowledge for members.
Sam Talby - Social
Sam specialises in guiding directors, business owners, stakeholders and individuals facing financial or operational uncertainty to make correct decisions leading to desired outcomes. Sam is an FCCA, FABRP and Licenced Insolvency Practitioner (ICAEW) specialising in providing restructuring, recovery and insolvency advice and programmes to individuals and owner-managed businesses: corporates and unincorporated bodies.
"For me It is about doing the right thing.I am fortunate to be working with a team of likeminded professionals at PCR."
In the Committee Sams' role is to develop the social side of the Chamber.
Clevedon HASIT or Hill and Sea Independent traders is a group working to promote and support the 50 + businesses and retailers in the area.
The group is represented on the Clevedon Chamber Committee by 'That Copy Shop (Jon Earl) and 19 (Victoria Saunders). Other members include: Angela Jones- Popular Pots, Bob Hughes - Gems, Jane Brake - Estuary , Chris tucker - Butterflies, Becky Saunders - Saunders Creative, Alistair Sims - Books on the Hill, John Fox - Mango Moon and Mary Hadlow - The Cellar