Hargrove, a tradeshow, event and exhibit contractor, has announced that an industry veteran joined Hargrove as director, exhibitor sales.
The addition of Patricia Coleman to its leadership team is the latest example of the company’s ongoing growth and expansion in the tradeshow, events and exhibit industries.
Coleman will lead a team of seasoned professionals responsible for providing Hargrove clients a variety of exhibit solutions including: custom design build exhibits and cost-effective rental programs, as well as experiential and mobile marketing exhibits and permanent or temporary museum-quality installations.
“It’s exciting to be part of a company that has experienced long-term, year-over-year growth,” said Coleman. “Hargrove has a strong industry reputation for quality service and creativity. I see tremendous opportunity to expand the marketing solutions we offer our exhibitor clients.”
Coleman brings to Hargrove a diverse professional sales and management background with an expertise in tradeshows and exhibits as well as audiovisual services. Prior to joining Hargrove, she led global sales efforts for Presentation Services Audio Visual. She has also spearheaded sales efforts for a general contractor where she served as senior national sales manager providing strategic sales for a wide range of products including creative design, audiovisual and general contracting. Previous positions also include mid-Atlantic sales manager for hotel and convention centers for Wayport, a subsidiary of AT&T Wireless.
“We are pleased to add Patricia to our leadership team given her tremendous industry experience,” said Tim McGill, CEO of Hargrove. “At Hargrove there is demonstrated synergy among our tradeshow, events and exhibits lines of business as clients look to Hargrove for integrated face-to-face marketing experiences. We are confident Patricia will effectively leverage the company’s extensive capabilities and resources in support of our exhibit clients.”