Renaissance continues says Forkin

Over 450 delegates packed into Derby Theatre last Friday to mark the start of Marketing Derby's 10th Anniversary.

Managing Director John Forkin and Chairman Bob Betts outlined successes, including the attraction of almost 3,500 jobs to the city.

Derby has come a long way but the city is not the finished article - the renaissance continues
— John Forkin, Managing Director of Marketing Derby

The event, which trended on Twitter, included a guest presentation from Deputy Leader of Derby City Council, Martin Rawson, who emphasised the importance attributed by the council to the work of Marketing Derby and to inward investment.

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