Top Banana hires new account director

Marc Hazelden has joined Top Banana from the fresh Group, taking on the role of account director.

Marc Hazelden
Marc Hazelden

He has spent more than 15 years in the events industry, with experience in the automotive, retail, finance, technology and food and drink sectors. Working on everything from awards to training events, launches and roadshows, his skills lie in strategy insight, content creation and relationship development.


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Speaking about his new role, he said: "Top Banana has had a great year, with lots of new business wins and a steadily growing team. The company’s compelling values were a big attraction for me, along with its excellent reputation in the business and strong entrepreneurial spirit. It’s a great opportunity to work alongside a team of really experienced event professionals and develop my own skills."

Creative director & co-founder of the agency Richard Bridge, added: "It’s always invigorating to welcome new members to the team. Whether they’re experienced or new to the industry, they always bring a fresh perspective and new ideas, which we thrive on. Marc is a great fit, combining a real understanding of some of our clients’ industries."

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