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  • 8Rick8

    I’m curious as to why it’s ok to blame Southerland for the Next’s problems but the incompetent managing director remains unnamed? Southerland’s tenure was clearly problematic but it seems like the managing director not paying bills — for whatever reason — should share in the career ending publicity as well…

    • Isabelle Austen

      I work in the building at another organization and we’ve known for almost two years that the rent wasn’t being paid so I find it a little difficult to believe that the other staff members were that gullible. I think they are trying to find a convenient scape goat. Also, its very true, most people in Evanston have no idea that the building exists. The city could do something to help and they just don’t. Its a real shame.

  • 8Rick8

    I’m curious as to why it’s ok to blame Southerland for the Next’s problems but the incompetent managing director remains unnamed? Southerland’s tenure was clearly problematic but it seems like the managing director not paying bills — for whatever reason — should share in the career ending publicity as well…

    • Isabelle Austen

      I work in the building at another organization and we’ve known for almost two years that the rent wasn’t being paid so I find it a little difficult to believe that the other staff members were that gullible. I think they are trying to find a convenient scape goat. Also, its very true, most people in Evanston have no idea that the building exists. The city could do something to help and they just don’t. Its a real shame.

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