MEET THE BID TEAM
Alison Drummond - Operations Manager
Alison joined the BID team in March 2020 after 10 years as Events Manager for Oxford City Council.
Alison is an expert in events management and operations, including security management, health
and safety, legislation, and best practice.
She is a dedicated and tenacious member of the team and a brilliant relationship-builder, who will do everything in her power to support businesses and make things happen for them.
Fun Fact: Alison once worked as a TV presenter in Bolivia!
Liam Sheppard - Business Support Officer
Liam joined the BID team in February 2023 after previous experiences in retail, the public sector and the tourism industry.
Liam holds a master's degree in Tourism Management (MSc) and will use his degree to enahnce the already fantastic visitor experience in Newbury town centre.
Liam is a gregarious person; he looks forward to supporting businesses in the BID area.
Fun Fact: Liam is a massive Eurovision fan and never misses a year on the TV!