Chris McKenna

Name: Chris McKenna.

Position: Head of Events.

What does your organisation do: DIB connects businesses, helps shape public agenda’s and host some of the best attended events in the North.

Company website address:

Football team: Everton FC.

Who would your ideal Prime Minister be: Leon from TV’s Gogglebox.

Favourite bar/restaurant: Restaurant Bar & Grill.

What’s your tipple: Guinness/Red wine.

Which business person do you most admire: Steve Jobs.

Favourite band/artist: The Beatles.

What is your all-time favourite tune: Changes daily, today its Disillusion by Badly Drawn Boy.

Favourite book: I generally read autobiographies, the most recent Keith Gillespie’s ‘How not to be a football millionaire.’

Favourite movie: Pulp Fiction.

Who would play you in a film: Karl Pilkington (similar hairline).

Favourite TV programme: The Sopranos.

Most visited website: 

What is your preferred Social Media platform: Twitter.

Which four people would you most like to invite to a dinner party: Kevin Spacey, George Harrison, Steve Jobs & Ricky Gervais.

If you could choose one superpower (i.e. Freeze Time) what would it be: Ability to see into the future – might win a few football coupons then.

Interesting fact about you: I have run several half marathons in the past for various charities and will be  running my first marathon on June 14th for CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) You can make a donation here:

What is your dream job: As a kid I always wanted to be a footballer but as an alternative, my job at Downtown isn’t half bad.

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