1.What is your name, your club and your position?
Kenny Lim, Purchasing & Property Services Manager, The Epping Club.
2. What is your biggest or has been your biggest challenge with the club and your role?
The changing environmental issues & the expectation from our members that The Epping Club is & continues to be a leader in this field. This then leads to the initial financial cost of implementing new technologies in this field and then demonstrating to the CEO & the Board the ongoing benefits & savings.
3. What have been some of your achievements or highlights since being at the club?
First Club in Club Industry Winning a Gold & Silver Sustainability Award in 2000, CMAA Bursary 2009, 10 Year Sustainability Award 2010, Inventor and patented a New Fire Fighting product 2017, Reducing Operational Cost, Project Managing all Club projects and sourcing direct from local & overseas manufacturers to reduce project cost.
4. Is there a piece of advice or something compelling you have learnt that you can pass on to our readers and up and coming managers.
Good Old Communication. Listen to your staff, your clients plus your peers & try to see things from their perspective. Be as transparent as possible when dealing with everyone with your communication style while protecting your intellectual property.
5.Outside of the club and your role there. Do you have any hobbies or passions.. tell us a bit about you?
Enjoy Good Food & Travelling