Event production company PSAV has announced the appointment of Nik Rudge as the company’s first managing director, international.
Rudge will build upon the international business strategy to best align teams in the UK, Europe and the Middle East, and continue to improve on ways the company serves customers globally.
Rudge most recently served as CEO of GovNet Communications, a public sector business that operates training, forum, conference and expo events. He has also led multi-country divisions for ITE Group and UBM, two market-leading tradeshow and exhibition companies.
Ben Erwin, president of PSAV, commented: “Nik has vast international business experience in the events industry, having led teams in fastmoving, complex and multicultural environments.
“His general approach and business insight aligns very well with our purpose, mission and customer-centric culture at PSAV. We are eager to leverage Nik’s experience working with shared customers on important events in key meeting and event destinations.”
Rudge commented: “I am excited to join PSAV in a capacity where I can make an immediate impact by applying my knowledge and industry experience. PSAV has been a long-time industry leader and it’s clear they are on the right path to grow its global footprint.
“I am happy to build on today’s success by further developing its business to join the customers’ journey, regardless of where in the world they work with PSAV.”