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Cornwall Chamber creates new jobs
This year has been a strange and tough year for business and one that will not be forgotten; but Cornwall Chamber of Commerce is pleased to be ending the year with a good news story. The Chamber is rapidly expanding their team with new faces and wider expertise, one familiar return and a fantastic addition to the board. The number of employees is increasing from eight to sixteen creating a more dynamic and versatile team to assist members and work even harder for business in Cornwall.
Cornwall Chamber has taken on two new programs, Business Clusters and Skills Hub Phase 2 as well as a plethora of exciting plans for 2021. They are always committed to providing a professional and reliable service. Expanding the team will allow the Chamber to continue to broaden its service to the business community.
Heading up the Business Clusters project is Danielle Lawson (Project Manager), David Bishop (Project Officer), assisted by Ella Croft (Events Assistant) and Sarah Whipp (Skills Facilitator). We welcome back Victoria Sutcliffe (Marketing Coordinator) who has joined Jake Tregoning (Marketing Executive); together they will be looking after all areas of marketing for the Chamber. Virgil Savin (International Trade Executive) will be assisting members with all elements of trade documentation, customs declaration and advice; and Kirsty Price (Operations Assistant) supporting John Negus (Operations Manager).
The Chamber are pleased to announce Laura Whyte (Managing Director of Whyfield Accountancy) accepted the role of Vice Chair of Cornwall Chamber of Commerce Board. “I love business and delving into why and how success can be achieved and not just through the numbers. There has been so much already that I have learnt from the Chamber Board, the members and the team in the office. I’m very excited to be expanding on this in 2021”.
Kim Conchie Cornwall Chamber of Commerce CEO commented “Growth is always an exciting time for a business. We have worked hard in these tough times to ensure that we, as your accredited Chamber, are here offering support and insight wherever possible. These new team members will really help us deliver our core purpose – to champion the businesses and businesspeople of Cornwall & Scilly. I welcome each one of them and I look forward to their collective input to our future”.
To find out more about the Chamber team visit the ‘Meet the Team’ page on the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce website www.cornwallchamber.co.uk