Heidi Welker has been promoted to the newly-created position of senior vice-president of Business Development and Industry Partnerships for Freeman Audio Visual Canada.
“This new role is truly one Heidi alone created after leading the Marketing Group at Freeman since inception” said David Campbell, executive vice-president and COO, Freeman Audio Visual Canada. “Heidi will lead the development of new and exciting cutting-edge research and development initiatives to help our customers and partners achieve their goals.”
In addition to these new responsibilities, Welker will continue to remain engaged in the industry through her current roles on the PCMA Foundation Board of Trustees, Meetings Mean Business Board of Directors and 2017 CanSPEP’s Partner Advisory Council.
Welker brings to the role a successful track record in driving organization growth through sales, business development and event marketing with over 35 years of experience in the industry.
“I am thrilled to be taking on this new position within our organization,” said Welker. “We have so many great customers, venue and industry partners. I look forward to working in close collaboration with them to ensure their objectives are accomplished.”
About Freeman Audio Visual
Freeman Audio Visual provides a full range of technology services for the production of meetings, conventions, special events and trade shows. The company has received numerous awards recognition its achievements in technical, staging, corporate social responsibility, sustainability, customer service excellence and partnerships. It operates globally.