The Team – Karen and Emma

The! Heading up the New World Business Centre Front of House team: Emma Platts who, as Centre Manager, is in charge of the full 360-degree cycle of the centre. Karen Stride, our Receptionist helps Emma with the day to day running of the centre.

As well as handling Reception, always with a smile, Karen also helps drive the centre’s social media profiles, As a very experienced Receptionist, Karen has outstanding customer service skills.

She says: “I was delighted to join the New World Business Centre team in September 2019. It’s a special place and everyone is so friendly. As no two days are the same in this industry, it keeps me on my toes which I love.”

Emma, a PA for many years before joining New World Business Centre. She says: “I love it here, there’s such a buzz about the place and a really upbeat feel. So, our goal is to make sure clients always have everything they need.”

Jeff, the Managing Director, is very hands-on and enthusiastic about the business. I have seen it grow and evolve so much during my time here to date. “It’s exciting to think of what is to come. I love the community feel that we have here at the centre.”

Pop in and meet the team!

Emma Platts joined the NWBC team as Centre Manager in September 2017 following the departure of her predecessor Tom Doyle who left to travel the world.

Emma, a PA for many years before joining New World Business Centre, says, “I love it here, there is a very calm yet professional atmosphere and everybody gets along.  Making sure our clients are comfortable and happy is our goal.  They can come to us with any queries no matter how big, small or seemingly random!”

A big WELCOME to our new team member – Karen Stride, who joined us in September 2019.  Karen came to us from Reception at the MOD and has previously worked for large corporate entities – Not forgetting her own business with Mr Stride!

Karen says: “Working here at NWBC is an absolute pleasure.  Even though it is still early days, I already feel part of the team.  Everyone is so friendly and helpful, and I am very much looking forward to helping move the business along with continuing success.”

They will even bring you cakes on Fridays…