The leading UK-based game studio Blueprint Gaming, chose to look in their own ranks when deciding on who to appoint to the newly created position of head of corporate accounts. The role was handed to Nicola Wallbank, who has been with the company since 2016.
Nicola has previously served on various management posts
Ms. Wallbank first joined Blueprint, which belongs to Germany’s Gauselmann Group, as content test manager in 2016. She has since become a key account manager and is about to progress as head of corporate accounts, where she will be in control of an expanding team of customers and account managers. She will report directly to managing director, David Purvis.
Nicola had been involved in the field even before her career with Blueprint. She graduated with an Honours Degree in Sports Science at Manchester Metropolitan University and went on to work for Regal Gaming Leisure Group. During her eight years with the company she held multiple senior positions, including the role of account manager for the firm and operations manager for its Kellyseye.com branch.
The company has faith in Ms. Wallbank’s skills
When speaking about the appointment, managing director David Purvis expressed his belief that Nicola is the perfect fit for the job, praising her commitment.
“We are pleased to have been able to promote from within the Blueprint business. Nicola has the necessary experience to enhance our customer relationships and make a significant contribution to our growth plans. Nicola has a detailed knowledge of the gaming industry and is passionate about delivering a service excellence. I am confident that our customers will benefit enormously from her personal drive and positive approach to our business.”
As for Nicola Wallbank herself, she was thrilled to receive the promotion and face new challenges.
“I am delighted with my appointment and am looking forward to further developing Blueprint’s customer relationships. It’s an exciting time to be part of Gauselmann’s UK team and I am fully committed to providing customer excellence in everything we do across the AGC, Bingo and Pub Sectors.”