Lincolnshire Chamber welcomes new additions Lincolnshire Chamber has recently welcomed two new staff members who will work within the busy membership and events teams. Nicola Johnson joins the Chamber from The National College for High Speed Rail where she worked as a Stakeholder Engagement Manager helping to lead and develop relationships with a range of stakeholders, establishing a national network of employers, to attract and support recruitment. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience in Business Development and Marketing, with a demonstrated history of working in commercial and education sectors. Skilled in Sales, Marketing, Events and Business Development. In her new role as Head of Business Development, Nicola will be working closely with the Chief Executive and overseeing all membership activity and providing strategic input to all Chamber services. Additionally, Nicola will manage the business development team and will work alongside stakeholders to develop wider initiatives and projects. Nicola spoke about her new role with the Chamber saying: “I am delighted to join Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce and look forward to meeting and working with everyone who plays a part in shaping and developing the Chamber, and that includes all the members who I am sure I will get round to meeting in due course”. Nicola enjoys going to the gym, cooking and spending time with family. Lincolnshire Chamber also welcomes Paris Pratley-Gomez who joins the Chamber from East Midlands Chamber where she worked in events. As the new events manager, Paris will be responsible for planning, co-ordinating and delivering the full packed calendar of Chamber events and will also be adding to the current schedule. Paris commented on her new role saying: “It’s an exciting time to be joining Lincolnshire Chamber with more events on than ever before meaning there are a growing number of opportunities for our members to get involved. From sponsorship to speaking to attending one of our networking events and meeting other like-minded businesses, there is something for all. “I look forward to meeting all members and working with you in the near future”. Paris enjoys Harry Potter, Disney and going on holidays to sunny climates.