Bill Addy, Liverpool BID Company
Business person spotlight

Bill Addy, CEO, Liverpool BID Company


What does your business do?

We are a Business Improvement District we connect businesses together and deliver additional services, Safety Security, Cleansing, Business Support and Animation

Where is your business based?

Liverpool City Centre

What qualities are needed to become the leader of a business?

Patience, Courage, Vision and Tenacity

What is the key skill running an independent business?

Confidence in your own abilities and control of cash

If you could go back to the day you began your career and give yourself a piece of advice, what would it be?

Enjoy every minute

How do you feel the growth of the independent business community has contributed to the economy of the Liverpool City Region?

It is the life blood of the LCR providing significant jobs and investment.

What are your goals for the next two years?

Key priority is to embed the BID firmly in the Economic landscape of LCR and secure funding to support Destination Market, 2021 will also see a renewal ballot in Commercial District.

What do you do in your own time when you’re not working?

I am an Anglican (Cof E) priest at Liverpool Parish Church. Also family, my dog and Everton but not saying which order