RED Connect seeks Saudization of 60% of its jobs


RIYADH — RED Connect, an event agency offering turn-key event management solutions, announced its participation in the two-day JOY Forum in Saudi Arabia that concluded Tuesday. The ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified company based in Riyadh and Dubai is the region’s hub for the origination of the best practices in the event industry, with over a decade of experience.

"There’s no denying that Saudi Arabia’s event ecosystem is quickly expanding. Our participation in JOY Forum marks an exciting opportunity to engage the government, businesses and consumers in the country.” said Red Event Services LLC Managing Director Arif Ebrahim.

In line with Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, which aims to found, develop and sustain the entertainment ecosystem in the Kingdom, RED CONNECT aims to empower Saudi youth by encouraging the development of young professionals in the entertainment & events sectors.

Bushra Boumedhi, General manager of RED CONNECT, said: “In order to solidify our commitment to the Kingdom, RED CONNECT will contribute to the fulfillment of Vision 2030 by employing 60 percent of our staff from KSA and creating more opportunities in future.”

Through RED Connect’s participation in the JOY Forum, an initiative by the General Entertainment Authority which aims to help develop the entertainment industry in the Kingdom, visitors will be offered the RED experience through a presentation by the company’s senior management, showcasing the services they have to offer. RED CONNECT will be the region's go-to one stop shop for all kinds of event solutions as well as a reliable partner for all types of forums, conferences, and events in Saudi.

"Our expansion into Saudi Arabia marks highlights our commitment to the Kingdom as we aim to be Saudis one stop shop for all kinds of event solutions as well as a reliable partner for all types of forums, conferences,” said Marcin Banaszewksi, Production Director of RED Events.

RED has planned and executed over 1,000 events including the World Police Olympics Games, Expo Sciences International, WorldSkills Asia, Emirates Foundation’s Think Science World Fair. – SG