Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber confirmed a new non-executive director to their board.
Lisa Pogson is resources director at Airmaster Airconditioning Ltd, based at Swallownest.
She said: “I hope that my passion and commitment that I have focussed on our own business can be reflected in my new role with the chamber.”
“Here is a real opportunity for me to help shape and influence the local economy and see it grow and prosper.”
“The role of the chamber is crucial and how we all respond to the opportunities in the months ahead is critical to the regeneration of the region’s economy”.
Chamber chief executive, Andrew Denniff, said: “I am delighted with Lisa’s appointment and I am sure I speak on behalf of the board that we are all looking to working with her over the next few years, during what will be a key period for many businesses within our region.”