Category Archives: The Board

Joe Manning, Chief Executive Officer

Joe Manning took up the role of CEO, Marketing Cheshire and Deputy CEO of the Cheshire and Warrington LEP in April 2020. Previously Joe was employed as Deputy Director, Science, Research and Innovation in the Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), but until last Summer was the Deputy Director in the BEIS /…
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Angie Robinson, Chair

Angie has just left her role as Chief Executive of Manchester Central Convention Complex. Formerly she was Chief Executive of MIDAS (Manchester Inward Investment Development and Advisory Service) and before that Chief Executive of the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce & Industry. She joined the Board of Marketing Cheshire in September 2011. Angie has extensive…
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Amanda Newman

Amanda joined M&S Bank in 1987 and heads up the bank's fantastic award-winning marketing team. She is responsible for developing and executing M&S Bank’s marketing and brand strategy, including all print media, digital and social channels. Amanda developed the communications and marketing strategy for the launch of M&S Bank in 2012, enabling the seamless re-brand…
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Sarah Callander Beckett, DL

Born and brought up in the UK, Sarah Callander Beckett was educated in England and Italy and has lived and worked in the Far East and North America.  From 1979-1990, she was Director of Public Relations for Laura Ashley in North America, eventually returning to the UK as International Director of PR for Laura Ashley.…
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