Nth Degree, a leading full-service global event marketing and labor management company, announced the appointment of Rich Ennis (pictured right) as chief executive officer. Based in Nth Degree’s corporate office in Atlanta, Ga., Ennis will lead the organization as it embarks on a period of growth and expansion to better support its customers’ face-to-face marketing programs around the world.
“In collaboration with Nth Degree’s management team, we selected Rich Ennis as Nth Degree’s CEO during this period of unprecedented success in the company’s history,” said Kyle Largent, managing director of Gladstone Investment Corporation. “Rich’s successful leadership of business-to-business companies and brands, his track record of innovation, and his commitment to fostering the company culture and team member development make him well-suited to lead Nth Degree.”
Prior to joining Nth Degree, Ennis held a variety of leadership positions with growth-oriented firms, including managing Kleenex and Scott Towel brands for Kimberly-Clark Corporation. Most recently, he served as CEO of Steritech, a Charlotte, N.C.-based service organization whose services included customer experience audits to help customers execute well on their brand standards.
“Nth Degree has been successful for close to 40 years by listening to its customers’ needs and exceeding their expectations,” said Ennis. “I will be focused on innovations and growth strategies that help our customers make the most of their marketing dollars in all aspects of their event and trade show programs. I look forward to leading this team and providing our employees with what they need to take care of our customers now and in the future.”
Nth Degree doesn’t just manage trade shows, exhibits, and events; they use them as a means to create loyal customers for their clients. They see their job as crafting experiences that help build stronger brands—and they relish it. Whether managing a complex trade show exhibit, driving strategy for an international event, or simply installing a 10×10 booth for one of 1,100 domestic and multinational clients, they’re passionate about what they do. From their headquarters in Atlanta, Ga., as well as 21 offices across North America and several major European cities, they serve their clients at over 7,500 event and trade show projects annually. For more info, visit nthdegree.com.