Monday, 2 September 2013


Gillian Richardson has joined Select Lincolnshire for Food as Business Development Manager.

She bring over 11 years’ of experience working with SMEs in and around Lincolnshire, and will be the driving force behind Select Lincolnshire for food moving forwards.

Recruited by the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce following the recent contract win to deliver Select Lincolnshire for food, Gillian will be working in partnership with Mary Powell’s team at Lincolnshire County Council.

“I’m eager to get started and understand what it is that Select Lincolnshire for Food members need to grow and strengthen their business.

“From growers and producers, through to chefs, restaurants and accommodation providers. I am here to share opportunities and deliver the right business support that they need.

“The project has come so far and achieved so much, but it is critical that we keep striving high and flying the flag for Lincolnshire’s quality produce at a local, regional, national and international level in the food and farming sectors, as well as tourism and hospitality.

“My role will be focused on working with Select Lincolnshire for Food members. And I am very much looking forward to moving the project forwards”.

If you’d like to meet Gillian, or set up a one-to-one meeting with her, please send an email to