A COUNCIL reception is to be held for the former Chief Executive of Invest NI, Alastair Hamilton.
Mr Hamilton had been in the high-profile role for ten years.
At the main monthly meeting of Mid & East Antrim Borough Council in Ballymena, Deputy Mayor Beth Adger, said: “I would like to place on record our thanks to Mr Hamilton for his close working relationship with Council during his time in post.”
She said it was planned to hold a reception in the Mayor’s Parlour “to mark his contribution to the economic development in this borough”.
The councillor added: “On behalf of Council we wish him well for a long and happy retirement and we are looking forward to working with this successor.”