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Confessions of a
pubco BDM

Five-part blog series

In a revelatory interview with Dave Mountford, former Business Development Manager for Punch Tavers, Matthew Blackwood, confirms the Forum’s suspicions about this pub company’s corporate strategy. Tenants should be aware of this information when they take on a tied pub.

Confessions of a
pubco BDM

Five-part blog series

In a revelatory interview with Dave Mountford, former Business Development Manager for Punch Tavers, Matthew Blackwood, confirms the Forum’s suspicions about this pub company’s corporate strategy. Tenants should be aware of this information when they take on a tied pub.

Confessions of a
pubco BDM

Five-part blog series

In a revelatory interview with Dave Mountford, former Business Development Manager for Punch Tavers, Matthew Blackwood, confirms the Forum’s suspicions about this pub company’s corporate strategy. Tenants should be aware of this information when they take on a tied pub.
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