Honey Bun has appointed businesswoman Yaneek Page to its board of directors, effective August 15, a company announcement said.
Page, a familiar face on television, has made a name for herself in the business sector as a certified trainer, serving as founder and managing director of Future Services International, a legal funding company in Jamaica. She is the creator and executive producer of The Innovators, a business TV series that promotes entrepreneurship development and aims to transform small businesses.
Page’s appointment makes her the sixth board member, joining Executive Chairman and Co-founder Herbert Chong, non-executive directors Charles Heholt and Paul Moses, as well as Sushil Jain who also serves as mentor to the board. CEO and Co-founder Michelle Chong is also a member of the board.
Honey Bun posted $38 million in net profit for its June 2016 third quarter or 124 per cent more than year earlier earnings. Revenues for the three months ended June totaled $296 million, 36 per cent more than the $217.5 million posted in the comparative quarter in 2015. For the three months ended June 2016, Honey Bun posted $94.4 million, up from $80.4 million in the comparative period in the previous year.