World Events opens Swiss office

Move follows launches in Germany and Holland

World Events has further expanded its European operation with the launch of an office in Switzerland.

The event management agency has recruited Uwe Bornemann, formerly director at Grass Roots Zurich office, to spearhead the company's growth in Switzerland as well as working closely with the agency's satellite office in Germany.

World Events launched the Munich office, its second European base, in October 2008 following the launch of its main European hub in Amsterdam last February.

"We are extremely pleased to continue our development in Europe. Switzerland and Germany are very important markets for us so we are thrilled to establish a physical presence," said World Events European development director Andrew Winterburn.

In February this year, the agency boosted its Amsterdam office to 10 staff with the appointment of two new account managers.

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