15th April 2013
Marquee and temporary structure crew and event staffing supplier, Pitman’s People, have appointed three new members to their team, as their head office in Shoreditch continues to expand.
Barry Kent has taken the role of Senior Sales Manager, having worked within the events industry for over 12 years as organiser of some major events including F1 McLaren media day, Vauxhall Racing Driver of the Year and The World Corporate Games.
Barry comments, “I am extremely excited within my new role at Pitman’s People. I am mainly responsible for the day-to-day management of the divisions, overseeing logistics, operations, schedule planning for a variety of event and temporary structure crews, and identifying new business opportunities.”
As Event Staff Consultant, Samantha Sanders joins from The Columbo Group where she was responsible for working directly with clients, coordinating their events ranging from conferences to weddings to fashion launches.
Sam says of the new role, “I am really pleased to join the Pitman’s People team and look forward to using my experience to provide clients with the best possible staff for their events.”
Alexa Pearson a recent graduate has also joined Pitman’s People as a Marketing Assistant. Since graduating Alexa has been promoting brands as an events ambassador, as well as presenting promotional videos and volunteering as a music journalist.
Alexa said “Pitman’s People are a great new project for me, where I look forward to learning new skills and working closely with Kate Howarth on marketing initiatives.”
All three roles start immediately.