Dr Julie Grail

Chief Executive

British BIDs

Julie established British BIDs in 2006. She has been involved in managing places for over two decades, including the establishment of the town centre company in Kingston (1996 to 2001); then through leading the first BID pilot programme ‘The Circle Initiative’ in central London (2001 to 2004); before establishing Partnership Solutions (2004) which merged with Central Management Solutions in 2014. Her industry influence includes being leading contributor to the original BID legislation; leading author of the Property Owner BID model; originator of the BID Loan Fund; founder of the Bb BID Academy; and founder of the annual Nationwide BID Survey.

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