The Hotel End
December 14, 2019, 01:59:27 am
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
News:
 
  Home Help Search Arcade Gallery Links Staff List Calendar Login Register  

Kelvin Thomas

Poll
Question: Should KT remain in his position at NTFC ?  (Voting closed: January 15, 2019, 22:03:57 pm)
Yes - 40 (51.9%)
No - 37 (48.1%)
Total Voters: 74

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 [8] 9   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Kelvin Thomas  (Read 6910 times)
guest3114
Guest
« Reply #140 on: January 13, 2019, 16:33:09 pm »

The fact of the matter is a local consortium of businessmen with a 75% shareholding and a fan owned 25% would have the football club as its priority, not land, not stashing millions in off shore tax havens but putting money into the infrastructure and playing side as and when the funds become avalible.
There are lots of companies out there that will come up with a business plan for us, Delloitte, PwC, E&Y etc.
I would be willing to invest into the fans part but to make this work we are talking 1000's per supporter.
What I do know is getting rid of the incumbents must be a priority.
Just an observation Manny, but what you are proposing here is that fans put in thousands per supporter whilst a consortium of business people hold the 75% majority control. In this scenario what would stop the consortium selling out to another Cardoza or Thomas if things get tough or unpalatable? If this is going to be investigated in my opinion the ownership must be set up along the lines of at least 55% fan owned and capped at minimum of 0.1% per supporter. The other 45% should be split amongst individual shares from corporate bodies and the like. That would dictate that a considerable number of supporters would need to combine with the total corporate share to sell the club back to square one. If this is going to be properly considered then a complete break from past structures that protects the club from reverting to this position ever again has to be the aim. Otherwise what is the point? A proposal along those lines would receive enthusiastic support from me including personal investment. Assuming it gets this far, any compromise on majority fan ownership with a low level cap on shareholding and I for one won’t be interested.
Report Spam   Logged
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 [8] 9   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Parental guidance is urged as this messageboard may not be suitable for all persons especially those under the age of 16 as the forums may contain words, phrases and expressions not considered appropriate for a younger audience so please express caution. If any posts in the forums offend you, please let us know and we will look at them and if we agree with your complaint, we will remove them. You are personally responsible and potentially liable for the contents of your posting and may be sued should your posting contain content of a defamatory or other illegal nature. Every message posted leaves a traceable IP number. We check the forums at various times of the day and remove offending posts. Other supporters are welcome but abusive or silly posts will be removed and the offenders potentially barred from future access to the site. We advise that you never reveal any personal information about yourself or anyone else (for example: telephone number, home address or email address), and please do not include postal addresses of any kind. This messageboard is not endorsed or in any way affiliated with Northampton Town FC. All postings on this board become copyright of The Hotel End & may not be reproduced without the permission of the board administrator. By signing up to this message board you agree to this. The Hotel End cannot be held liable for the actions or postings of its members. The Hotel End reserve the right to edit, delete, move or close any thread for any reason. The Hotel End may disclose user information to government authorities at their discretion or when required by law. The Hotel End may also disclose user information when The Hotel End has reason to believe that someone is causing injury to or interference with its rights or property, other The Hotel End users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. By registering for The Hotel End, you agree to indemnify The Hotel End its representatives, and agents, and hold them harmless from any and all claims (including claims for legal fees) which may arise from your participation on the The Hotel End. You also agree that The Hotel End is not responsible for the materials posted by users of The Hotel End. In addition, you grant The Hotel End and its affiliates, worldwide, royalty-free perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any message or content posted on The Hotel End and/or e-mail sent by you to The Hotel End (in whole or in part). The Hotel End reserves the right to make the rules up as it goes along. Thank you - The Hotel End I love Quidco
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMFServer.com - Create your own Forum

Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy