Barbara King announced as new Food & Drink Devon Chair

Food & Drink Devon is delighted to announce that Barbara King, managing director of The Shops at Dartington, is taking over the role of chair from the beginning of July.

With years of experience in retail, as well as working with food and drink producers from across Devon, Barbara’s fresh outlook will open up new opportunities for Food & Drink Devon to help shout about this dynamic and enterprising county, its producers, hospitality businesses and services.

Commenting on her new position, Barbara Kings says: “It’s an honour to have been asked to step up to the role of chair of Food & Drink Devon, taking over the reins from Michael Smith, who will be a hard act to follow!