Chicago-based MG Design Associates announced recently Eryn Ballard’s promotion from event specialist to senior account manager. In Ballard’s new role, she will be charged with servicing tier one accounts and senior leadership of her MG Design team providing clients innovative solutions for corporate events, exhibitions, permanent environment and face-to-face marketing challenges.
Ballard will report to John Patten, MG Design’s vice president of operations.
“Eryn’s professionalism and positive personality have been benchmarks in her ability to move smoothly through the growing responsibilities of our clients,” Patten said. “In recognizing those attributes, we are excited to be able to move Eryn into this role.”
As an event specialist with MG Design for four years, Ballard’s experience includes corporate meetings and events including corporate shareholder meetings, corporate investor meetings, management road shows, customer appreciation events and client cocktail receptions. Prior to joining the MG Design event team, Eryn spent several years planning meetings from the client side with Baxter. Combined client-side and agency-side event planning experience proves to be invaluable in providing clients with the highest level of customer service.