Derek Volk hosted Box Talk Radio for almost 3 years before starting The Derek Volk Show. His show gained great popularity with over 800,000 listeners averaging 15,000 unique visitors per month.
Derek is the President and third generation owner of Volk Packaging Corporation in Biddeford, Maine. Volk Packaging is the only Maine owned and operated corrugated box manufacturer since 1967. He is also the author of “Chasing the Rabbit: A Dad’s Life Raising a Son on the Spectrum.” Derek and his son, Dylan, travel around the country speaking to people about life with Asperger’s syndrome.
Derek is a well respected businessman and is very active in his community as well as throughout the state of Maine. He is on the boards of the Maine Chamber of Commerce, the Maine Economic Research Institute, the Maine Business Leadership Network and he is the Vice-Chair of the Manufacturer’s Association of Maine where is chairs the Legislative Committee.
Derek is extremely committed to the state of Maine. The goal of The Derek Volk Show is to entertain and educate while promoting and encouraging Maine businesses and Maine people.
He lives in Scarborough with his wife of 26 years, State Senator Amy Volk. They have 4 children ages 11 to 23.