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Bizzabo Expands Leadership Team with Industry Experts as Demand for Events Grows

The world’s leading event success platform adds five tenured event leaders as it continues to invest in industry-leading customer experiences.

 Bizzabo, the world’s leading Event Success Platform, has appointed five event industry executives tasked with assuming key responsibilities across product, marketing, sales and account management. Megan Murphy, Tim Bull, Elijah Clark-Ginsburg, Devin Cleary and Sarah North bring a combined 70-plus years of experience across global events, reinforcing Bizzabo’s commitment to provide industry-leading customer experiences.

Modern event organizers rely on Bizzabo as their platform of choice.They depend on Bizzabo’s flexible, agile technology to adapt quickly in evolving event environments. As marketers and event leaders continue to build out hybrid event strategies, Bizzabo’s hands-on approach to customer service and education differs from other tools and solutions.

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Bizzabo Expands Leadership Team with Industry Experts as Demand for Events Grows.

Trusted by more than 700 customers across the world’s leading brands, Bizzabo consistently ranks higher than other tools on independent customer rating sites, specifically around Quality of Support, Ease of Setup, Production Direction and Time to Value/ROI.

“As the gold-standard all-in-one events management solution, it’s critical we stay close to the community we’re serving,” said Bizzabo CEO and co-founder Eran Ben-Shushan. “Bizzabo is building an event experience platform for the future. We’re committed to hiring people who not only understand the industry but have the vision and passion to redefine it. We’re proud to continue hiring experienced event leaders who will rise to this challenge and deliver results for our customers.”

Megan Murphy joins Bizzabo as Vice President of Account Management, where she leads a team of account managers working across a set of rapidly growing Fortune 1000 customers. Murphy brings deep event strategy experience with a career spanning the event technology, large events and corporate meetings segments of the industry over the past 15+ years. She was most recently VP of Digital Sales & Partnerships at the Freeman Company, prior to that had a long tenure at American Express Meetings & Events in various roles, including account management and leadership. Murphy is based in the United States.

Tim Bull joins Bizzabo as its first Vice President of Sales in the EMEA, where he is launching Bizzabo’s London operations and overseeing expansion efforts across Europe. Bull brings more than 20 years of experience in the meetings and events industry, focusing on SaaS technology. He previously served as the Managing Director of Sales, EMEA & APAC at Aventri and Director of Sales at Lanyon/Cvent. Tim has also held roles at Deutsche Bank, Whitbread, De Vere, Zibrant and Active Network. Bull is based in the United Kingdom.

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Elijah Clark-Ginsberg joins Bizzabo’s Product organization as a Product Manager, where he will create the strategy, design and implementation of key event tools and features. Clark-Ginsberg spent the last eight years orchestrating HubSpot’s flagship event: INBOUND. His work on INBOUND, which hosts over 70,000 attendees, spanned promotions, attendee experience, and digital production. Clark-Ginsberg is based in Germany.

Devin Cleary joins Bizzabo as Vice President of Global Events. Cleary now leads the organization’s event strategy and will build out the industry’s first Center of Excellence. Cleary has more than 16 years of experience leading the creation and active management of diverse experiential marketing programs for B2B, nonprofit and consumer markets, most recently as VP of Experiential Marketing at PTC. Previously he held roles as an Events Experience Strategist at HubSpot and Senior Director of Corporate Events at the American Red Cross.

Sarah North joins Cleary’s team as the Director of Event Experiences. North has held event leadership roles at Ellucian, Viacom, Live Nation, Shire, and PTC. Cleary and North are based in the United States.

“Megan, Tim, Elijah, Devin, and Sarah are incredible culture-adds to Bizzabo,” Chief People Officer Tami Lev-Golan said. “In an increasingly competitive market, we are proud that our platform and company culture continue to attract top event industry talent.”

Founded in 2012, Bizzabo introduced the first modern, all-in-one event solution. It was the first company of its type to launch a virtual solution post-COVID. Bizzabo’s platform has hosted more than 85,000 events across hundreds of countries, attended by millions of attendees. In addition to bolstering its team with more than 100 open roles globally, Bizzabo continues to invest in its customer offerings hosting educational conferences like its recent Agents of Hybrid, debuting a partnership with Brightcove and opening a new office in London.

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