What is COMBEbusiness?

COMBEbusiness was established in 2011 with the prime aim of promoting business in Ilfracombe, Woolacombe, Combe Martin and the surrounding area of North Devon.

COMBEbusiness is an independent, not-for-private-profit, private sector business organisation run by businesses and open to all businesses in this area.

Our activities include:

  • Regular monthly meetings, networking events and workshops
  • Representing businesses in the area to Ilfracombe Town Council, North Devon Council, Devon County Council, North Devon+ and other organisations
  • Lobbying and campaigning on issues such as superfast broadband, business support and other matters relevant to business
  • Providing advice and support to all member businesses
  • Working together to make this the best place to start or run a business

COMBEbusiness directors

The directors or COMBEbusiness are all volunteers:

  • Brendan Ashford (A1 Design Solutions)
  • Kyle Chivers (Firethought)
  • Clare Flint (Travel Counsellors)
  • Sarah Lock (Sunnymead Farm Camping & Touring Site)
  • Paul Rogers (361 Energy)
  • Paul Yabsley (Robins Garage)
  • Robert Zarywacz (chairman) (Zarywacz)

We welcome volunteers who would like to help to strengthen and run the organisation.

Join COMBEbusiness

If you are a business in the area, you are welcome to join us.