Experient, an integrated meeting and event solutions provider, announced four additions to its sales team. The Experient Sales Network (ESN) is a team of independent business development specialists known as Experient National Account Managers (ENAMs) located in primary customer markets throughout the world.
With more than 20 years of travel industry, event planning, marketing and promotions experience, Antionette Aris joined the Experient team. Aris came from Traveltainment, the travel management company as a project manager. She also held positions with United Airlines and Edelman PR.
Jim Scherbel started his career in the hospitality industry in 1989 as a group sales and product manager. He also served as a sales manager with Rewards by Jim, and sales and product manager with WorldwideDreambuilders.com.
Since 1993, Andy Thompson has served as a consultant in the conference, meetings and events marketplace. Founder and managing director of Headline Sponsorship, he directs a team of exceptional revenue specialists. Thompson was also senior sponsorship sales executive for Canada’s largest producer of strategic business intelligence conferences, top sales executive for the world’s largest conference producer, and led the sales and marketing team for Canada’s largest power conference and tradeshow.
Coming to Experient with over 20 years’ practice in the event, meeting and convention management field is Alison Winston. Winston has experience as a convention manager for Southern California Corporate Events and Meetings; corporate event planner for BTB Event Productions; marketing director for the state of Tennessee; meeting manager for Business Incentives Worldwide; and marketing manager for Citicorp.