Archive of North West Business Insider
Issue - May 2013
In this edition we feature high profile interviews with two of the region’s biggest business leaders; Bobby McAlpine and American Golf CEO Kevin Styles. We also take a closer loom at what Cheshire must do to improve its business credentials.
I asked a prominent North West businessman recently what the secret of his success was. He thought for a minute and replied: “People.” He thought for a second more and continued: “Followed by people and people.”
Bobby McAlpine spent 44 years at the heart of one of the UK’s best-known businesses. Now aged 80, he’s summed up his remarkable life in a book.
Rupert Cornford meets the chief executive of American Golf, who is in confident mood having achieved record figures for 2012.