Hawthorn, the technical event production company, has appointed Jolene Price as business development manager.

Following a period of growth, Price has joined the business to support the development of new and existing business for Hawthorn’s live event technical production service.

Before joining Hawthorn, Price held the position of sales, events and marketing director at Rail Media and brings with her more than 19 years of experience in sales and events.

Scott Rooney-Ashby, account director at Hawthorn, said: “We’re delighted to welcome Jolene to Hawthorn. She brings a wealth of experience to the position and with her previous experience in the industry, I believe she will be a great asset to the team. Investing in our people is vital to developing the service we provide to our clients and maintaining the extremely high-standards we are renowned for delivering.”

Price added: “I’m thrilled to be joining the Hawthorn team at such an exciting time for the company, which has seen exceptional growth over recent years. It’s clear over the short time I’ve been with the business that I’ll be working with a team of talented, experienced and dedicated technical event professionals and I can’t wait to start working with them to deliver incredible events for existing and new clients.”