The HTA AGM that took place at Glee on 11 September. It saw the strengthening of the Board with several key appointments.
The following appointments went through:
- Boyd Douglas-Davies from Hillview Garden Centres as Vice-President of the Board
- Matthew Bent from Bents Garden & Home as a Director of the Board
- Richard Pyrah from Kelkay as (GIMA President) as Director of the Board
- Brian Fraser from Oakover Nurseries as Director of the Board
Commenting on the appointments HTA President Adam Taylor said: “We welcome these new appointments. They help to build a board for the future ensuring that all sectors of the members are well represented.
“As a membership association it is vital that we hear members’ voices. I would encourage everyone to talk with members of the Board, HTA Council or Senior Leadership team get your points across.”
Members from across the sector attending the AGM received the finance reports and annual review. They also re-appointed BDO as auditors.
Dougal Philip provided an update on activity, including a case study.
An small increase to subscriptions passed, in light of the difficult start to 2018 and Brexit uncertainty.
The minutes of the AGM will be available to members on the HTA website in due course.