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Top Gear style charity challenge to Monaco – 11th May

The A team

The A team- L-R Janette Whitney, Alan Trace, Lorraine Nugent

The ‘A team’ aims to win Top Gear style charity challenge to Monaco– May 2013.

A team of 4 Sussex business people will be participating in a charity road race from Manor Royal in Crawley, to Monaco in France on Saturday 11th may 2013.

English: Monaco, Monte Carlo

The ‘A Team’ – consists of Janette Whitney of Janette Whitney & Associates (www.whitneyassocs.co.uk), Lorraine Nugent of Media Word Waves , Gurpreet Gill of LloydsTSB Commercial (Crawley) and Alan Trace representing Ray Lewis Sports Wear .

In a quest to raise much needed funds for 14 charities that are all members of the Gatwick Diamond Business Association (GDBA), The team will be driving from Manor Royal to Monaco leaving at the unearthly hour of 4am on sat 11th may aiming to make it to Monaco within 14 hours of driving.

 
The A team will be one of 12 teams participating in the top gear style road race going head to head with Jeremy Taylor (CEO of GDBA), David Montgomery (Treasurer-GDBA) and Steve Pullen (Chairman-GDBA) who will be travelling to Monaco via public transport!

 
There is no more than 30 minutes in it so it’s going to be an extremely tight race!

 
The teams are aiming to raise at least £12,000 for 14 wonderful charities:- CCVS, Chestnut Tree House, Golden Lion Children’s Trust, Home Start Crawley, Outreach 3Way, NSPCC, The Olive Tree Cancer Support Centre, Rockinghorse, St Catherine’s Hospice, Sussex & Surrey Air Ambulance, Sussex Community Foundation, Sussex Wildlife Trust, Young Enterprise & Young Epilepsy.

Janette Said “We hope that local people and businesses will support the 14 local charities by donating via our just giving page. As a team we are proud to be giving our time freely to help raise funds for these charities that do vital work for our Sussex community”
To donate visit http://www.justgiving.com/MWW-JW-GJ-ATeam

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Watch this space………….

As a Sussex Business Consultant I travel around to many networking events, some as a member, some as a guest  and some which are a splendid mix of business and social.

One such networking group is the Business Builder Club which takes place in Horsham once a month……..SHHH. don’t tell anyone though as they may want to attend!

As an experienced writer and business author, my expert articles are regularly featured in the regional Sussex and local media and on various online business websites. This is a fantastic compliment to my work and I love sharing my knowledge with every reader.

So as a member of the Business Builder Club  I was delighted to be invited as a regular online contributor to their website. Thanks guys. Have a look  here and  why not join me at the next event to share in the best Business Social in town.

Watch this space for more top tips too!.

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Happy New Year -2011 in review

Those nice people at WordPress.com prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog and I thought I would share it with you.

Thankyou for reading my website blog throughout 2011 and I look forward to spending time with you in 2012.

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!.

 

 

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,100 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it would take about 35 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.

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