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Company Veteran Chad Hines Promoted to VP of Sales for Meeting & Event Technology at Bluewater

Bluewater is happy to announce that company veteran Chad Hines has been promoted to vice president of sales for meeting and event technology at the company. Hines started his career with Bluewater as an intern in 2002 before working his way up to senior account executive. After a 2014 promotion, Hines was most recently the director of sales. He was promoted to his current vice president position in 2017.

“Chad is among Bluewater’s most seasoned customer advocates,” said Jeff Day, Bluewater CEO. “His deep experience and insight are assets to the strong brands he serves. Chad will now accelerate building of like-minded creatives intent on giving customers the best engagement experience.”

Hines has had a long and successful career with the company. For more than 10 years he has been supporting agencies, producers, and exhibit houses to produce best in-class events that have won many awards. Some of these end clients are major well-known corporations like Samsung, Wells Fargo, Verizon, Ford, Chrysler, Alienware, Dell, Nike, and Jim Beam.

“In the six months I’ve been with Bluewater, I have come to know Chad as one of the most effective hunters we have within the sales organization. He enables our clients with incredible insight on how to elevate their brand stories with technology, moving their employees and customers to action,” said Dave Olzak, executive vice president of sales at Bluewater. “It is my firm belief that the rare skill set he brings to the team will enable us to successfully grow the business at an exceptional rate and also assist in the expansion into new geographies.”

For more than 30 years, Bluewater has delivered live event and AV technology to create phenomenal technology-charged experiences for strong brands and their partners. The company works at the intersection of content, space, and technology, and supports clients nationwide with event and brand marketing needs. Bluewater maintains a team of producers, artists, scenic designers, engineers and a complete AV rental inventory consisting of professional audio, video, lighting, and staging products.

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