Who's Who

Julie Harrison


CCCI Business Development Manager

Julie has worked for the Chichester Chamber for 11 years and has seen many changes during this time. From growing the membership to running the events and everything in between, Julie is a great supporter of the City and West Sussex.  When she is not busy networking for the Chamber, Julie enjoys travel, tennis, ski-ing, cycling, aerobics and generally keeping fit!         

Gayle Dixon


CCCI Administrator, Owner of Delegate for Success

Gayle has two children, and lives and works in Chichester running a Virtual Assistant Service since 2009. She has been a Chamber member since 2010, and when she gets a rare moment her passions are chocolate, reading and sewing.


Louise Hopkins


Chair of CCCI, Marketing Operations Director of Recenseo Ltd

Louise is co-director of Chichester-based integrated marketing agency Recenseo. A member of the Chamber since 2007, Louise joined the Executive team in 2008 bringing twenty years’ experience in strategic marketing with her and she has been in her current role of Chair since 2013. When not establishing brand values and planning marketing campaigns, Louise delights in cooking and baking, enjoys running and her favourite places to visit are the Lake District and Italy.


Alan Edmonds


CCCI Vice-Chair, Owner & Director of Business Improvements Ltd t/a IMPROBIZ

Alan has been a chamber member for 7 years and is a Director and Deputy Chairman.  He has been in business & management for 35 years both in the UK and overseas and started IMPROBIZ in 2008 to provide practical advice, coaching and support to other business leaders and their teams. Alan is also a qualified teacher , Fellow of the Institute of Leadership & Management and is a visiting lecturer in Business and Management. Hobbies include History, Films and Swimming.

Kerry Kyriacou


CCCI Vice-Chair, Kerry Kyriacou & Associates
Nicki Paddy


CCCI Treasurer, Director - Nicki Paddy & Co

Farid Ahmed


CCCI Director, Director of Wolf Unique 

Farid is currently a Director of CCCI and was its president from 2009 – 2013, during which time the Chamber saw a number of significant changes including the transition to becoming a company limited by guarantee.  Farid founded a specialist metallurgical business consultancy in 2005 having spent his entire career in the metals industry.  He enjoys sport, music, films plus cooking and dining.

Luke Mead


CCCI Director, Managing Director of LMS Computer Services Ltd

Luke lives in Arundel and has been a member of CCCI since 2010. Luke first started his IT career at the age of 15 whilst still at school and has never looked back. Aside from skiing, new technology and its application is Luke’s passion, and achieving the best possible outcome for LMS clients is what drives Luke forward.

Jason Miller


CCCI Director, Co-Founding Director of SteadyGo

Jason has been in digital marketing since 1999 and has worked with small start-ups to major national brands including Sainsburys, Asda, Jet2.com, Screwfix and Vodafone on getting the most from their online presence. He is responsible for the Chamber's digital strategy. Jason is married with 3 children and lives in Fishbourne. 

Steve Oates


CCCI Director, Economic Development ManagerChichester District Council

Steve has previously used his skills as an entrepreneur to launch and establish three successful commercial radio stations (including Spirit FM), as well as founding his own marketing business Windmill Media & Marketing.  He is also closely involved with the visitor economy, Chairing a leading visitor attraction and serving on the board of a DMO. In his spare time, Steve is an enthusiastic runner who has plodded his way through four marathons.

Peter Stevens


CCCI Director, Director and co-founder of Pure Employment Lawspecialist employment solicitors 

Peter has practiced as a solicitor in Chichester for 25 years and is well known in the business community. He is a Trustee of Stonepillow, Chichester's charity for the homeless and has been a Chamber member for 5 years.  His main hobby (some would say obsession) is Series One Land Rovers.

Dianne Lambdin



CCCI New Member Ambassador, Director of Sussex HR Hub

Dianne founded the Sussex HR Hub in 2013 to bring her own style of HR management to businesses in the region.  As an employment law specialist, she previously held senior management roles in the private and public sectors. Happiest when on a mountain, Dianne says learning to ski is like change management, that is, enabling growth and success without losing competitive advantage, focus or key personnel.  But with schnapps!


Kate Hobson



CCCI New Member AmbassadorBusiness Development Consultant/Business Owner of Kaliko Business Development Consultancy

Kate lives and works in the local area with over 8 years of experience in sales and marketing consultancy. She has been business owner of Kaliko Consultancy for the past 2 years and has been a member of the Chamber for nearly 2 years. When not with clients, Kate enjoys training for marathons around the world and getting out on her road bike.

Clive Janes


CCCI New Member Ambassador, Owner of CRJ Lettings 

Clive lives and works in Chichester, offering his advice on the property market as an experienced landlord and letting agent. He has been a Chamber member since June 2014, outside of which he is a keen member of the Chichester Falcons Softball Team.