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FOAMHAND APPOINTS INDUSTRY LEADER IN EVENT MANAGEMENT TO EXECUTIVE TEAM

In completing the first phase of our international development, FOAMHAND is delighted to announce the appointment of Eoghan Gill as Chief Commercial Officer. Eoghan is the first non-founding member to be appointed to FOAMHAND’s executive team. Adam Down, CEO remarked on this appointment “Eoghan is a fantastic addition to our team. He brings with him a wealth of commercial and operational experience having worked at a senior level at over 10 major global events. His background of delivering challenging projects for a global client base will definitely advance our objectives over the next year and beyond”.

 

eoghangillHaving worked in the events industry since 1998 Eoghan now sees the new position on the FOAMHAND executive team as both a challenge and a huge opportunity saying, “this is a very exciting time to be joining FOAMHAND, who have rapidly moved from a start up to an established and recognised consultancy. There are some amazing projects coming up in the areas of City Operations Planning, Event Readiness and Movement Management Technologies. While this is a new area for me personally, the team has significant experience. I look forward to working with Adam, Calum and Paul to continue the development of our service offering; and to develop and implement long term strategic plans as the Company continues to expands its global reach”.

 

FOAMHAND is a leading City Operations and Movement Management Consultancy with offices in UK, Australia and New Zealand and is currently delivering services on a number of high profile projects across the globe.  For further information on FOAMHAND you can visit www.foamhand.com or if you are interested in joining a truly world class team please send your cv to jobs@foamhand.com

APPOINTMENTS TO THE EXECUTIVE BOARD

Following the announcement at the start of November of FOAMHAND’s first CEO, Adam Down, the Company has continued to expand its board by appointing the remaining two founding members to its senior executive team. Calum Nicholson has been appointed Chief Technical Officer and Paul Foster becomes the Chief Operations Officer.

 

Commenting on his recent appointment Calum said, “ I am really excited about the future of FOAMHAND and I am delighted to be appointed as the head of the technical team. We have an excellent team and we are currently working on a number of innovative and high profile global projects using existing and emerging technologies to improve the spectator experience and event safety.”

 

Paul was equally delighted with his appointment as Chief Operations Officer as he said, “In 2016 we were engaged in the UK, Brazil, New Zealand, Japan, USA and Australia which demonstrates our global reach is expanding and I am really happy to be leading an operational delivery team who have worked at over 20 major global events. In 2017 we will be adding to our team and we are really looking forward to the challenges and opportunities of delivering high profile global events with the FOAMHAND team.”

 

FOAMHAND is a leading City Operations and Movement Consultancy with offices in UK, Australia and New Zealand and is currently delivering services on a number of high profile projects across the globe.  For further information on FOAMHAND you can visit www.foamhand.com or if you are interested in joining a truly world class consultancy team please send your CV to jobs@foamhand.com

FOAMHAND APPOINTS FIRST CEO

As a result of continued growth in 2016 and the successful delivery of major projects including work on the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Super Bowl 50 and Christchurch Marathon, FOAMHAND is delighted to announce the appointment of Adam Down as the company’s first Chief Executive Officer.  Adam, an industry leader in operational planning and is one of the co-founders of FOAMHAND. He takes up the position as part of the recent restructuring of the business during an exciting period with multiple global projects now underway.

Adam said of his recent appointment “It is truly an exiting time for FOAMHAND. As a team we have already exceeded our objectives for the first couple years and our executive team now brings together the management experience from over 20 major global events so we are in a great position to continue to grow. I am really looking forward to the challenge of leading FOAMHAND into the next phase of global development”.

FOAMHAND is a leading City Operations and Movement Management Consultancy with offices in the UK, Australia and New Zealand and is currently delivering services on a number of high profile projects across the globe.  For further information on FOAMHAND you can visit www.foamhand.com or if you are interested in joining a truly world class consultancy team please send your CV to jobs@foamhand.com.