Meet the BID Team

Introducing your BID team!

Now 2019 is well and truly upon us, we want to take this opportunity to re-introduce you to the WeAreWaterloo team.

(From L-R)

Name: Lina Valle

Company Role: BID Support Officer

Describe your job in three words: Data, numbers, traders

What's the coolest thing you're working on right now: Working on a new formula for a database

What did you want to grow up to be when you were a child?: A doctor

Who inspires you?: Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Where’s your favourite place in the world?: The forest

Tell us something we don’t know about you... I don’t like maths or broccoli

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 Name: Harrie Notton

Company Role: Marketing & Communications Manager

Describe your job in three words: Events, organisation, writing

What's the coolest thing you're working on right now: Planning an all-female panel debate on sustainability at the Young Vic theatre to celebrate International Women's Day

What did you want to grow up to be when you were a child?: A pathologist (but science wasn't my strong point, sadly!)

Who inspires you?: My mate Ella Dove - she lost her leg in a freak accident at the age of 25 and has shown so much reslience, strength and courage since

Where’s your favourite place in the world?: Southwold, Suffolk... it's the best escape from the big smoke

Tell us something we don’t know about you... I was once in an episode of The Teletubbies

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Name: Natalie Raben

Company Role: Chief Executive          
 
Describe your job in three words: Teamwork, Humor, Meetings
 
What’s the coolest thing you’re working on right now?: Brainstorming theme concept for this year’s Food Fortnight
 
What did you want to grow up to be when you were a child?: A weather woman!
 
Who inspires you?: Noam Chomsky
 
Where’s your favourite place in the world?: The beach 
 
Tell us something we don’t know about you... I’m from Hollywood! 
 
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Name: Alex Butt
 
Company Role: Operations and Services Manager          
 
Describe your job in three words: Green/Grime/Crime
 
What’s the coolest thing you’re working on right now?: Cornwall Road Greenway Project
 
What did you want to grow up to be when you were a child?: Steam Train Driver
 
Who inspires you?: David Attenborough
 
Where’s your favourite place in the world?: Glasto
 
Tell us something we don’t know about you... I was voted “Most likely to become Operations and Services Manager for WeAreWaterloo Business Improvement District” in my school yearbook