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3 Front cover: Jenny Harwood – Photo: Jeff McGarn Hear Edgar Adams’ business comment 8.10ameachMonday. Also follow us on Facebook and Twitter Cover story 4 Jenny Harwood Chartered Accountant Business news 7 McKinna appointed Chair RDA Central Coast 8 Innovation driving Eastcoast Beverages 9 Gosford Erina Chamber launches Music in Gosford project 10 SPECIAL REPORT Investors still showing interest in Central Coast 12 Crowne Plaza Terrigal rebrands bars – now Terrigal Beach House 13 Bar reopens in Gosford as Lyons Den 13 Christmas trade good for new Ettalong Beach business 13 A new concept in portable home design and construction 14 Mint Equity moves into Platinum Erina 14 New home for Chapman & Frazer Commercial Real Estate 14 Dental clinic opens at Mingara 14 AdviceCo to be a major supporter of Cerebral Palsy Alliance expansion on Central Coast 15 Rate rise inevitable – thanks to incompetence 15 Minister extends Council suspension 15 CEO $380,000 termination payment explained 17 Off market sale for proposed medical centre 19 Online suburb searches show skyrocketing demand for Coast property 20 Time to rise 20 If a safety system exists in business, but no one follows it – does it really exist 21 Mind your business – Future proof your business Regular features 6 Edgar Adams’Editorial Plenty of confidence as we move into 2021 12 Business briefs 15 Central Coast Council news 16 Property news 19 Residential property report 20 Business tips 22 Funny business Phone 02 4367 0733 Fax 02 4367 0744 Email Web Contact Wednesday 24 February | 5.30-7.00pm | Gosford Register @ 2021 Business Comback Workshop Proft | Cashflow | Growth Strategy | Tax Free workshop Valued at $189 pp 7 things successful businesses do in tough times CO N T E N T S Central Coast Business Review is a Registered Trade Mark of Adams Business Publications Pty Ltd P.O. Box 3259, Erina, NSW 2250 Phone: (02) 4367 0733 Fax: (02) 4367 0744 Email: Typesetting by Graphic by Design ph (02) 4365 6777 Print & Distribution by Bromley Direct ph 0412 439 773 © Adams Business Publications 1994. All rights reserved. Reproductions in any part prohibited.While every effort has been made to ensure all information in this magazine is accurate, no responsibility will be accepted by the publisher, Adams Business Publications.The producer accepts no responsibility for illustrations or photographs supplied by organisations or individuals and/or typographical errors. Central Coast Business Review Readership 20 , 000 + DISTRIBUTION GUARANTEED VIA AUSTRALIA POST CENTRAL COAST BUSINESS REVIEW FEBRUARY 2021