Leading image capture partner for the leisure and entertainment industry, Picsolve is showing its continued commitment to US expansion with two key hirings.
Kevin Kirby has taken on the role of Vice President Business Development of North America and Don Potts has been promoted to President of North America.
Before joining the team, Kirby (pictured left) had been working with Picsolve on a consultancy basis since August. He brings over 20 years’ of leadership experience to the table and has worked for a number of global theme-park brands including Universal Studios, Disney Parks and Resorts and Hard Rock International.
Kirby is also the appointed chairman of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) board of directors, the world’s largest experiential meeting and event professional association.
“From an industry standpoint, it is clear that Picsolve demonstrates a forward-thinking vision for our customers and is delivering solutions with the future in mind, ” reports Kirby. “Couple that with the investment it’s making in this region and around the world, it presents a really strong opportunity for me to take up this role working with some of the best names in the attractions industry.”
Potts has been Picsolve’s COO since 2013, securing significant contracts including Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, The Hunger Games: The Exhibition (Lionsgate) and San Antonio Zoo.
He comments: “Following Picsolve’s $14 million investment in the region, welcoming Kevin to our North American team will further solidify our position as photography market leaders worldwide. With guest satisfaction and experience at our core, I am confident Kevin will play an instrumental part in the growth of our region."