NASHVILLE (June 24,, 2020) — Innovatis Group, a Nashville-based association management company with offices in Chicago and Washington, DC, has recently expanded their team of experts by hiring Eric Hawkinson, as Senior Vice President of Client Management.
Prior to joining Innovatis Group, Hawkinson served as the Vice President of Marketing for Canon Solutions America. Hawkinson is excited to take on his new role, “I’ve been able to witness first-hand the excitement and innovation created by the team at Innovatis. The growth over the past five years is unprecedented in the Association Management industry and I believe we stand on the precipice of growth based on the incredible dedication of our employees and the exceptional feedback from our clients.”
In his role at Canon Solutions America, a solely owned subsidiary of Canon USA, Hawkinson collectively drove the strategy for the go-to-market and product marketing initiatives for the growing production inkjet market in North America. Prior to Canon Solutions America, Hawkinson worked for SmithBucklin, a Chicago-based association management company, where he led the creation of Dscoop (Digital Solutions Cooperative), an HP User Community.
Innovatis Group CEO, Victor Bohnert, states, “We see this as an investment in the future for Innovatis and our clients. Adding Eric to our team secures our place as a leader in the association management business and strengthens our credibility – we are eager to have Eric as part of our team.”
In addition to the announcement of Hawkinson into this leadership role, Innovatis recently announced they have been named one of the Top Workplaces in Tennessee by the Tennessean News Organization, and plan to expand their footprint this summer with the buildout of new office space in Chicago’s loop.