Exclusive: Black Tomato restructures team to bolster incentive offering

Incentive specialist The Black Tomato Agency has bolstered its team in a drive to diversify talent, following the recent departure of business director Elliott Grant.

Alana Buchanan
Alana Buchanan

Alana Buchanan, previously with Alpha Financial – a Black Tomato Agency client, joins as business development manager.  Lauren Anthony, previously with AYMTM, has been appointed to the role of senior project manager and Oliver Launn who formerly worked at agency Clive, joins as proposal writer.

Grant left Black Tomato to build a location-based app business - an idea that was born out of his experiences in travel and events and something he feels will benefit and enhance the MICE industry. It will be launching later in the year.

This most recent wave of hires is in line with Black Tomato’s intent to hire creative talent from varied backgrounds in order to provide clients with the most up to date experiences available.

Following wins in the automotive and tech Sectors, Black Tomato is  currently developing several new products to ‘create remarkable experiences that inspire’.

Commenting on the team restructure, David Heron, head of sales at The Black Tomato Agency said: "We have experienced a significant increase in quality projects over the past 12 months and having the professional expertise of Alana, Lauren and Oliver in the team will really help us continue to grow and deliver exceptional experiences for our clients."


See more Black Tomato:

Chetan Shah leaves Black Tomato to focus on MICEBOOK

BMW chooses Black Tomato for 2016 incentives

Black Tomato evacuates incentive group from Paris

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