Co-Founder, Hire Space
Edward Poland is co-founder and COO of hirespace.com, and responsible for brand, marketing and communications. In four years Hire Space has been used over 5 million times by customers, nominated as “Market Disruptor of the Year” by Marketing Week and as ‘SME of the Year’ by the Evening Standard, and featured in The Times, Mashable, Telegraph, Guardian and BBC. Hire Space features 4000+ venues and is the go-to venue resource for the events industry, with a brand reach of over a million people a month. Previously, Ed worked as a speechwriter for UNESCO and a campaign manager for the Labour Party.