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Thursday 12 September 2019
by Angela Hankey

Meet the Member - Emma Welsby of Parkin S Booth & Co

Name of Business?   Parkin S Booth & Co. – Licensed Insolvency Practitioners

Who are you?   Emma Welsby

What sets you apart from the competition?   We are approachable and offer supportive Insolvency Advice

How did the business come about?   We are a long standing Insolvency Practice

What are your main target markets?   SME’s

How long has your business been in existence?   Established in 1906

• How many staff do you employ?   17 staff spread over our three offices (Warrington, Liverpool and Chester)

What job or achievement makes you most proud?   Saving jobs in an Insolvency Business

Where do you see the business being in five years?   Offering the quality of advice to those who need it

Why Warrington?   Warrington is an important market place, with entrepreneurial businesses pushing boundaries

Tell us one interesting thing about the business that might surprise us?   We often help people / businesses restructure, Insolvency doesn’t always have to be bad news!

Tell us one interesting thing about you that people might not know? (ie, hobbies, amusing fact, etc)   I am a huge Star Wars fan – my dogs are called Obi Wan Kenobi and Kylo Ren

Brexit – good, bad, opportunity?  Opportunity

Fantasy dinner party – which six people alive or dead would you invite?   Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson and Stan Lee – Sorry also a big Marvel fan too!