We warmly welcome our new Corporate Member Office Blueprint

 

Office Blueprint supplies the complete furniture package for the modern workplace, including height-adjustable desks and acoustic phone booths. They are always on the lookout for the latest innovations, design trends and technology which help improve productivity and wellbeing in the office.

They are the UK importer of the Finnish brand, Framery. Framery has developed a market-leading range of acoustic phone booths and meeting spaces. According to a study by the University of Sydney, about half of employees in open-plan offices quote noise as the most frustrating aspect of their work environment. The O and Q booths solve this modern day problem.

Find out more here: officeblueprint.co.uk/about-us

MeetingPackage.com puts pedal to the metal

Our corporate member MeetingPackage.com, an online platform for booking meeting rooms and related service packages, has set its goal to becoming one of the top three players in the field by 2020, according to the CEO and Founder Joonas Ahola. The startup has already had massive 500-700 attendee conferences booked through the platform, and recently Carslon Wagonlit Travel, the largest global travel organiser, became a client.

To achieve the growth goals, MeetingPackage.com has strengthened its team. The former CEO of Varusteleka, Henri Nyström has joined the team as the COO, and a highly skilled software developer, Himanshu Mittal, has joined as the Head of R&D. The startup has also decided to hire 10+ sales managers at once – because now it is time for sales!

Read the full press release here: MeetingPackage.com – Accelerating Growth

Containerships Goes Green

The Finnish cargo company and FBCC Patron Member Containerships has received funding for the implementation of their new green strategy. Containerships is aiming to be the first European business using a logistic chain based on the eco-friendly liquefied natural gas. European Union and the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation NEFCO have funded a total of nearly 22 million euros to support Containerships’ new strategy.

Read more at containershipsgroup.com/news

Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

The FBCC is an independent, non-profit organisation, recognized throughout the Finnish, British and international business communities. The Chamber offers four different membership categories: Patron, Corporate, Professional and Junior.