Industry veteran, JoAnn Bedrosian-Ryan, joined Experient as director of talent acquisition on May 20. Her duties, in support of recruiting for the Experient Sales Network, will focus on attracting high caliber professionals to grow Experient National Account Manager (ENAM) ranks in North America.
Bedrosian-Ryan has an impressive 20-plus-year career with United Airlines and most recently was with the San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau.
“JoAnn will be leading our efforts to identify and attract key sales professionals to Experient. In conjunction with this initiative, she will assist with on-boarding our new ENAMs during their first 90 days. We are very excited to have JoAnn with us to fulfill our objective of growing our team by attracting top entrepreneurial and industry professionals to Experient,” said Andy Smith, vice president, Independent Agent Channel.
Experient currently has 57 ENAMs in place throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, and Bedrosian Ryan’s charge will be to expand the Network with top talent in all major event markets. She will be based in Chicago.
Bedrosian Ryan has served as a director for the foundations of MPI, ASAE and PCMA. She is active at the local level through Association Forum of Chicagoland, is a founding board member of the Greater Midwest Chapter of PCMA and is the recipient of numerous industry honors, including ASAE Fellow and PCMA’s Professional Achievement Award, among others.