Coastal West Sussex Partnership Board Strengthens its Board

james dempster

MD of Cobb Digital joins the business-led partnership to support strong growth in Coastal West Sussex.  James Dempster, MD of Cobb Digital has been appointed to the Coastal West Sussex Partnership Board to help drive its economic plan forward. The economic plan sets out ambitions for the Coastal West Sussex economy and identifies actions that the partnership has already agreed on. Working towards a stronger and more diverse economy, the Board will be looking to improve transport infrastructure, build affordable homes and spread the benefits of economic growth more evenly.

The Board comprises of local authorities and senior business leaders from across the area. James, who set up Cobb Digital in 2013 now employs 15 staff and is a prominent figure in the Sussex Business Community. Prior to starting his own business he was the Commercial Manager for the Montifiore Hospital, taking it from conception to launch. James says: “As our local economy looks to strengthen Coastal West Sussex and Greater Brighton as a sub-region, it’s a pleasure to be appointed to the board to help drive the plans forward. We have so much to celebrate in this area and the plans we’re focussing on, will cement our place on the map as a great place to do business.”

Caroline Wood, Director of Coastal West Sussex adds: “It’s a pleasure to have James join the Board at this time. We’re working on some really exciting projects and I know James’ fresh outlook will bolster our ambitious plans for the economy.”