Paragon recruits Betfair planner

Paragon Events has hired former Betfair VIP and bespoke events coordinator Charlotte Ridley as its new event manager.

Charlotte Ridley joins Paragon from Betfair
Charlotte Ridley joins Paragon from Betfair

Ridley will report to director of events Frances Green, and her remit will include overseeing several new accounts delivering incentives, product launches, bespoke hospitality and entertainment events for clients.

Green said: "The events team needed to expand due to a number of accounts won recently in the insurance and IT sectors."

The agency's corporate clients include air-conditioning and refrigeration system manufacturer Carrier UTC, which last year appointed Paragon Events to organise its conference in London in January.

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