J&C Joel Appoint New Operations Director to Strengthen Board

Leading manufacturer of flame retardant fabrics, drapery and stage engineering solutions, J&C Joel, has announced the appointment of Matt Corbett as Operations Director, overseeing Manufacturing, Projects, Warehouse, Purchasing and Logistics.

Matt brings more than 13 years’ experience in leading manufacturing and projects and has previously worked in retail and commercial shopfitting, brands, POS, signage, main contracting and hotels.

Prior to joining J&C Joel, Corbett served as Consultant in Project Management for a signage contractor in Leeds.

Corbett said: “I am genuinely looking forward to working alongside proven market leading talent that is dynamic, committed and innovative. A team of people who actually care about the work they do. A real partnership.”

The appointment is part of the company’s commitment to strengthening the board to achieve future expected growth and improve service to clients across the globe.

James Wheelwright, CEO at J&C Joel, said: “We are delighted with this new appointment. Matt brings a wealth of experience to J&C Joel. His impressive and diverse background will complement our established board.

“We have made some significant investments recently to ensure we are in the best position for future growth and I am confident that we have the right leadership team in place to help achieve our plans and support all our customers’ needs.