Saturday, January 17, 2015

Eric Ginsburg; "Eric Robert, Simonne McClinton off DGI board"

"Downtown property owner Eric Robert and M’Couls owner Simonne McClinton will not be returning to Downtown Greensboro Inc.’s board.

Robert, who created the organization’s new marketing plan, wrote on his blog last night that after the board’s January meeting on Jan. 15, the two were not asked to continue.

...Robert said that his opposition to incoming chair Gary Brame’s streetscaping plan and McClinton’s willingness to ask questions contributed to the lack of a return invitation.

...Brame and DGI President Jason Cannon have previously declined to comment on specific changes to the board..."