Event Industry Veteran Joe McKeown joins Message Blocks
Ann Arbor, Michigan (PRWEB) September 09, 2015
Message Blocks today announced it has appointed Joe McKeown as the company’s Senior Vice President of Strategic Events Sales and Marketing.
At Message Blocks, an event planning and management platform company, McKeown will have responsibility for connecting with the event planning and conference management community, driving user engagement supporting the company’s recent growth and providing conference planning logistics to many of the top companies and associations. “I am excited to start a new challenge at Message Blocks and look forward to working with the team to further develop their already extensive product. I am fortunate to be joining a respected event technology company that prides itself on top quality service,” said McKeown.
McKeown brings a wealth of event and experiential industry experience to Message Blocks, having run several Fortune 100 global corporate event planning organizations as well as serving as CEO and COO for event marketing agencies and software technology companies. He joins the team as Message Blocks is aggressively expanding, which strategically positions Joe as a successful team leader for great conference planning logistics. Joe most recently served as Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer at ContentOro a content marketing technology company.
Message Blocks Founder and CEO Len Gauger, said “Joe’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to the Message Blocks family. We view his appointment as a sign of our commitment to being the leading event technology company in our industry. Our new innovations and the increasing demand from our customers led us to look for an addition to our team who will fit in with our ethos of innovation and exceptional service, and it is very fortunate that we were able to find someone of Joe’s caliber to fill this role. Joe will play a key role in providing and implementing high quality solutions for our clients.”
About Message Blocks:
Message Blocks is a leading cloud-based enterprise event and conference management platform, with customers and events supported worldwide. Message Blocks offers software solutions to event and conference professionals for online event marketing and registration, event management, speaker and abstract management, ticketing, mobile access with improved attendee engagement, e-mail marketing, attendee payment processing and web-based session surveys. Message Blocks allows teams to work together to optimize the entire event management process and has enabled clients around the world to manage thousands of meetings and events. For more information, please visit http://www.messageblocks.com, or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.