Joy Vollans is appointed a non-exec director of the MK Chamber of Commerce
Joy Vollans, our CEO, appointed non-executive director of the Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce
Joy will join the board as a non-executive director. She will be responsible for representing the interests of the local business community and ensuring that the highest standards are applied in managing the performance of the Chamber’s activities.
The Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce promotes, and is a vocal supporter of, local business activity and business-to-business exchanges. Through the development of local relationship networks, it works as a source of expert advice and aims to attract new business and residents to the area.
Since becoming CEO in 2005, Joy has helped EMW grow and has seen turnover increase from £6.8 million to over £13 million now. As a qualified management accountant, she sits on both the Operational and the Strategic boards of the firm.
Joy comments: “The Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce has a well-earned reputation for helping local businesses make the most of their potential, and I am delighted to start my work on the board”.
“Under my leadership, I helped drive the decision to relocate EMW to Milton Keynes in 2007. Since the move, the firm has experienced a great deal of success in this community, and I look forward to helping promote the needs of all local businesses.”