TORONTO — Richard Purcell has been named regional director, strategic partnerships, Western Canada, at Freeman Audio Visual Canada, it was announced Nov. 11.
“In this role, Richard will develop new business partnerships for us with hotels, convention centres and alternative meeting venues,” said Steve Bury, senior vice-president, sales. Purcell’s mandate will cover British Columbia and Alberta and he will be based in Freeman’s Vancouver office.
“Richard comes to us with a strong background in both sales and service in convention centres and hotels in Vancouver over the past two decades. Richard’s network of industry relationships, solid sales skills, experience and positivity will serve him well as he works to develop new partnerships for us,” said Bury.
“I am excited about taking on a new challenge with Freeman Audio Visual. My goal is to focus on new and existing partnerships while enhancing customer relations with our venue customers,” said Purcell.