Karan Spanard, who joined Mayridge into the position last month, will head up the new office, bringing with her over 20 years of experience. Spanard will fulfil the businesses brief to represent existing Mayridge clients in the US, whilst working with new event organisers to implement programmes across North America, into Europe and through the company’s Middle East office.
Before joining Mayridge, Spanard worked with some of the biggest financial institutions around the world with a strategic marketing, education, and event management brief. Her experience with Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, The Bank of New York, and Chase Manhattan Bank included conference, learning seminars, exhibitions and live event programmes throughout the world.
“Business success is built on great people and in Karan we have found the right person to realise our ambitions in North America,” commented David Freeman, Managing Director of Mayridge. “As a business we represent a large range of international financial institutions big and small, and Karan has the experience and passion to both implement and grow their event programmes around the world.”
“This is a great opportunity for me personally but also for Mayridge,” comments Spanard. “As a business Mayridge has great experience in North America, and it’s up to us to build on this reputation and expand our presence here to both support our existing clients and bring in new and exciting brands.”