Meet the Members: Celebrating Three Businesses that Joined us this Month

Date: 22/09/2020
Author: GMCC Membership team
Company: GMCC Membership team

At the Chamber we are proud to represent a resilient and dynamic Greater Manchester business community that stretches from Stockport to Bury, Wigan to Tameside and everywhere in between. The GM business community is a credit to the city region, and being a part of the Chamber’s membership body is a great way to get involved with it.

So, we would like to take the time to spotlight three unique and individual businesses who’ve joined membership this month, read their profiles below:


ALM HR and Training Consultancy

ALM HR and Training Consultancy was founded in March 2019 and covers the whole of Greater Manchester. Providing HR advice and support to small business owners, ALM Consultancy takes the time to get to know each and every client to offer the best advice. Working on both retainer and ad hoc basis, ALM can Consultancy can review and provide employment contracts and policies, support with disciplinary and grievances, recruitment and redundancies

Lisa Esposito-Maffei, Founder of ALM Consultancy said:

‘We specialise in supporting businesses with employee wellbeing.  Being an accredited MHFA England Mental Health First Aid instructor and WRAW practitioner I can ensure your employees mental health and wellbeing is key in your business, ensuring you have a high performing and resilient workforce.’

On supporting Businesses across GM Lisa said:

‘I love to support small business owners and see them grow in knowledge and confidence when dealing with employee issues, to ensure they are getting the best out of their people.

I also support the wellbeing strategy in businesses across Greater Manchester by improving the mental wellbeing of their staff, which will result in happier employees and increased performance.’

Find out more about ALM consultancy here:


Enabl AI Ltd

Enabl AI was started in July 2020 and the business is based in Manchester. Enabl AI provide business services and solutions that utilise artificial intelligence (AI) and automation technologies. 


On becoming part of the Chamber and supporting other businesses in the network Iain McKeith, Founder of Enabl Ai, said:

‘I chose to become a Chamber Member to access the business support services and to meet other businesses in Greater Manchester who could be potential customers, collaborators or suppliers. 

We help businesses unlock the potential of AI and automation. We provide solutions and services that focus on outcomes and benefits, and enable organisations to adopt AI and automation quickly and easily.’ 

Find out more about Enabl Ai here:


Mike Manning Consultancy & Training Ltd

Mike Manning Consultancy & Training Ltd, or MMCT LTD, was formed in December 2016 and the business established itself as a Ltd company in November 2018. MMCT Ltd is based in North Manchester and runs open courses from its location in Bury, as well as offering services throughout the UK.


Mike Manning, Director said:

‘Our primary function is as a Training Provider offering various training courses in Health & Safety, First Aid, Fire Safety, Mental Health, Wellbeing, Driver CPC, Management & Customer Care Training

We offer a range of accredited and off the shelf courses as well as the ability to work with a business to understand their needs and create bespoke training packages to specifically cater for their business needs

In addition to training we also offer a consultancy service where we advise and assist our clients in various subjects such as health & safety compliance, auditing, training needs analysis and learning & development support’


On becoming a Chamber member mike said ‘We chose to join Manchester Chamber of Commerce because we wanted to meet likeminded people who understood what it was like to work with the people of Greater Manchester

We want to learn from the wealth of knowledge and expertise that is currently within the chamber and maybe bring some value with our own experiences and expertise.

As a business we offer services that all other businesses require to help keep them compliant and ultimately maintain a sustainable business, whether that is having the correct procedures in place to be legally complaint or improving their workforce to help make their organisations robust, future proof and dynamic to enable increased profits, we are able to support companies of all sizes to achieve their short and long term goals

As a family run business we offer attention to detail and the quality that some larger organisations cannot (or will not) offer and with our roots deeply entrenched in Manchester we take great pride in working with other local businesses to help them succeed and ultimately make Greater Manchester a great place to work and live.’

Find out more about MMCT on their website here:

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