DENVER, May 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SendGrid, the leading delivery platform for customer communication that drives engagement and growth, today announced that it has expanded its presence in London with the appointment of two new hires and a move to a larger office. The growing team will continue to drive and optimize new market opportunities across Europe and serve SendGrid's base of more than 12,000 paying customers in the region which include OpenTable, EasyRoommate and Rentalcars.com. SendGrid's new office is located at 41 Corsham St, London N1 6DR.
With over 10 years of marketing experience, Jamila Firfire will be joining SendGrid's team in London as a marketing manager. In her role, Jamila will be working closely with the US marketing team to drive the European marketing strategy including content generation, nurture campaigns, outbound marketing and lead generation. As a senior account executive of sales, Ryan Donnelly, an award winning sales executive from Vend, will be responsible for managing a pipeline of leads, consulting prospects on how to best leverage SendGrid's product offerings and driving local sales.
"Investing in our London team is a key priority for SendGrid as we continue our international expansion strategy and grow our customer base across Europe. This office enables our customers to have more local points of contact and connections with local success managers," said Scott Heimes, CMO at SendGrid. "We're excited about the new office's vibrant culture and we look forward to opportunities to get involved with the WeWork Community in London."
Scott Heimes, CMO at SendGrid, will be speaking at Millennial 20/20 London on May 2. His keynote titled, "Driving Explosive Growth from Your Email Program," will feature best practices for email marketing and highlight tips for how to best engage millennials with email. SendGrid will also be hosting a happy hour event on Wednesday, May 3 from 6-9pm at its new office. You can find additional details and register here.
SendGrid is a proven, cloud-based customer communication platform that drives engagement and business growth. A leader in email deliverability, SendGrid successfully delivers over 35 billion emails each month for Internet and mobile-based customers like Airbnb, Pandora, HubSpot, Spotify, Uber and FourSquare as well as more traditional enterprises like Intuit and Costco. For more information, visit www.sendgrid.com.
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