We would like to thank the following for supporting the launch of Colchester Ambassadors and for giving their time for free:

  • Karen Ainley, Lindsay Palmer, Darius G Laws, Gemma Rawlinson at Mosaic: For the creation of the branding, website, brochure, banners, news release/media liaison, invite, badges, videos and PowerPoint presentation, supported by Tony Fisher – Fisher Jones Greenwood and Sara Thakkar – Colne Housing on the Ambassadors’ marketing committee
  • Stephen Clark – Churchmanor Estates Company and Stuart Cock – Mersea Homes for sponsoring the brochure print
  • Alison Andreas – Colchester Institute and Tony Fisher – Fisher Jones Greenwood for sponsoring the banners
  • Julie Codling and Adrian Pritchard – Colchester Borough Council for all their time, energy and efforts including co-ordinating Ambassadors and preparing minutes of meetings
  • Our various hosts of our meeting venues: Ian Morehouse – Flakt Woods, Alison Andreas – Colchester Institute, Sara Thakkar – Colne Housing, Adrian Pritchard – Colchester Borough Council
  • Photo and video content providers: CBC video which forms part of the Ambassadors videos, Port of Harwich, Stansted Airport, Colchester Zoo, Darius G Laws
  • University of Essex journalism students, for filming the launch, and Fisher Jones Greenwood for taking photos
  • Fisher Jones Greenwood for hosting the website

And our thanks to all the Colchester Ambassadors for volunteering their time so freely, including our launch keynote speakers Tim Price – Park City Consulting, Lorna Fox O’Mahony – University of Essex, Tony Fisher – Fisher Jones Greenwood, Stephen Clark – Churchmanor Estates Company and Alison Andreas – Colchester Institute, overseen by Ken Jenkinson – ex Colchester Royal Grammar School.