Exhibitus Names Matt Black Director, Engagement Division
Black Brings 20+ Years of Success in Promoting Major Brands through Experiential and Event Marketing ****
ATLANTA, GA (PRWEB) 13 December 2018 – Exhibitus announced today that experiential marketing veteran, Matt Black, has joined the company as Director, Engagement Division.
Given the increasing demand for technology-driven, interactive engagements to support face-to-face marketing campaigns, Exhibitus has significantly expanded its award-winning engagement team. Black, an expert in managing and mentoring creative talent, will lead the team to deliver innovative solutions for new and existing clients.
From 2014 – 2018, Black was Director at IMG Live, LLC., an experiential marketing agency that connects brands with fans through live experiences. At IMG Live, he spearheaded national marketing events, including a 10,000 attendee 4.01K race for Prudential Insurance on the Rose Bowl property. The stadium was turned into a 19-acre interactive village with custom digital games and consumer touchpoints.
Previously, Black was Vice-President, Director Experiential for EP&Co, where he led experiential campaigns for a full-serve advertising agency in the event and mobile marketing space. Clients included Verizon’s National Football League account and Denny’s restaurants.
For 13 years prior, Black was Vice-President at Team EPIC, a sponsorship and lifestyle partner to iconic brands. He was responsible for key accounts, including Sports Illustrated, AT&T, ESPN, PepsiCo, NASCAR and Toyota. He drove the creative process for concept development, as well as managed production and vendor relationships, for client initiatives. In addition, he led the launch of a 29-city mobile tour promoting the 2012 and 2013 Olympic Games for the U.S. Olympic Committee.
Exhibitus’ President Brad Falberg said, “Today’s tradeshows and other face-to-face marketing events are designed to “wow” audiences with experiences that form memorable, emotional connections with a brand. We are excited to welcome Matt to Exhibitus’ Engagement Division where we have assembled a phenomenal team of creative talent. Under his proven leadership, Exhibitus will create amazing experiences that guarantee our clients long lasting, far reaching brand exposure, and exceed marketing objectives.”
December 13, 2018