The appointment, which sees Coleman join the senior management team at Zibrant, follows last month's news that Zibrant has been acquired by BCD Meetings & Events.
Coleman, who will report into VP of sales and marketing Fay Sharpe, will be responsible for overseeing the creative strategy at Zibrant; implementing new concepts and designs, while also leading a team to develop business pitch proposals.
Coleman, who has more than 15 years’ experience in the events industry, was previously account director.
Sharpe said: "We’re delighted to welcome Emma into her new role and I am really excited that she will be joining our senior management team. Creative is at the heart of what we do and Emma’s expertise will help us to deliver fantastic experiences for our clients, while further supporting Zibrant and BCD M&E – UK’s growth and development."
Coleman added: "I’ve had a fantastic career at Zibrant and I look forward to the new challenge this role brings. Our brand has evolved considerably over the last 18 months, really standing out in a competitive marketplace and I look forward to working with our hugely talented creative team to further develop this."
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