Prior to rejoining Hand Media International (HMI), Chris has been working in the media and exhibitions industry for over 13 years, having worked with some of the largest events and media businesses in the world.
Chris was a key member of the HMI team for six years, and has now returned to manage two of our largest portfolios. Chris has a wealth of experience in a number of different industry verticals including energy, logistics, fire and security and has a background of developing new business and revenue lines across multiple channels. He is adept at working on complex international deals involving multiple stakeholders, and will be a primary figure for the portfolio.
During a time where companies are seizing the digital opportunities that 2020 has presented, Chris will be integral in implementing HMI’s exciting new vision for the portfolio through 2021 and beyond.
Speaking of the appointment, Chris states: “In these challenging times, B2B media plays a key role in helping businesses stay connected. It is more important than ever to stay abreast with the information we provide on a global level. With the diversified portfolio at Hand Media I believe the business is ideally positioned to help companies stay ahead of the curve. There are many exciting changes ahead for Hand Media, and I am thrilled to be a part of such a forward-thinking company.”
Jon Pittock, Publisher, Hand Media International said: “I am delighted to welcome Chris back to HMI, I am sure he will be even more successful this time round as he has further honed his skills in his time away. The next 12 months we have an exciting vision for the business and Chris will play an integral part in ensuring that vision is met successfully.”
About Hand Media International
Hand Media International is independently owned and operated.
We currently publish eleven titles, one consumer and ten business-to-business, as well as producing publishing and media solutions for a diverse range of clients.
Hand Media International is different from other media businesses. We have over three decades of international and national media experience. We produce our own stable of successful titles as well as those of our clients. These encompass both consumer and B2B arenas.
Our hardworking, flexible, and creative working environment allows us to meet the needs of a diverse range of disciplines for ourselves and our clients.