Yates is a shining beacon of honesty
Published 06/01/2011 | 07:53
EVEN in deep recession where the words honesty and integrity are batted from pillar to post, usually by inept politicians who would need the Oxford English dictionary to fully understand their meaning, we can always find a light. That light just shone on my TV screen as a beacon of hope for the future in the shape of Ivan Yates.
On a day when his business empire collapsed, he appeared on the ‘Six One’ news and took full responsibility for all the decision making leading to its collapse. Indeed, it seemed very obvious to me that his immediate concern was for his workers and loyal staff.