Thriving when pushing the limits, and energized by the power of creating an experience that exceeds an event challenge, Tom loves to laugh and maintains a sense of humor under pressure.
Lauren CareyDirector of Sales
CYNDI ROPPOLO ROSENBERGDirector of New Business Development
Industry veteran, soul cyclists, and your personal guide to the events world. Gifted with both right and left brain prowess, this well-traveled event aficionado defines her signature style as elegant, conservative, and instinctual.
RENEE PRICESenior Designer
Renee considers beauty to be the center of her existence. She is design savvy, meticulous and has a reputation for her exquisite taste. In her words, “I don’t put my name on anything that isn’t beautiful.
BRIDGET G FRIZZIECREATIVE DIRECTOR
A visionary, fascinated with translating color & trend intelligence, a senior creative responsible for influencing the brands identity and design direction. Believes life begins at the end of your comfort zone.
MATHEW LAHEYEVENT PRODUCER
Mathew’s work is an exciting blend of inspiration, dreams, and enthusiasm! From the design process to the final product, his creativity and charisma provide a seamless event experience.
SOPHIA LIN KANNOSenior Event Producer
Fearless and spirited, Sophia lives design, loves food, and dreams art. Whether it’s global brands, premier sports, or couture living, she’s vivaciously driven and forever inspired by purposeful design.
JOEY BERMANSenior Event Producer
Creates dazzling, defining experiences that capture distinguished clientele. Joey claims that wearing many philanthropic and industry hats, allows her the greatest breadth of creativity and opportunity to facilitate empowering memories.
ADAM MCCARTHYManaging Director of BlackOak Technical Productions
Believes in telling a story and evoking emotion through technical production. Adam feels the thrill of ‘opening night’ at every event and lives for moments when the production elements come together to create a dynamic experience.
KELLY POLANDEVENT PRODUCER
Kelly delivers expert results with a remarkably mindful and charming demeanor. She’s cultivated her style in the field and has dedicated her professional life to making client solutions her passion. Kelly has an eye for design and a heart fueled by spirit.
MAL MARCUSEvent Producer
Energy, drive and passion bubble to the surface when Mal unleashes her creativity. Once an aspiring actress, she discovered her real passion lies in producing. Helping clients create dream events is where Mal truly shines.
NANCY MCGOWANVICE PRESIDENT GUEST SERVICES
Known for her nurturing nature, unshakeable calm and devotion to family Nancy draws upon her life experiences to create inviting and comfortable experiences for guests.
LALA ROJASWEEKLIES ACCOUNT MANAGER
Energized by the incredible fashion, architecture and vitality of her native city Moscow, Lala always finds satisfaction in seeing ideas come alive.
JOHN BERANSENIOR EVENT DESIGNER
Expanding upon his background in architecture to create technical and modern designs, John advises anyone who is curious how to excel in design: break the rules.
DAVID GRILLIGENERAL MANAGER, OF FLORAL EXHIBITS
Dave Grilli, longtime partner at Floral Exhibits, has been in the tradeshow industry for thirty-eight years. He continues to grow and fulfill his passion of running the leading tradeshow floral company in the United States.
DAVID A BEAUPREART DIRECTOR
Moved by passion, dedication and ingenuity, David builds upon his theatrical experience and thrives on risk-taking to create exciting and innovative concepts and techniques.
Kim Bakota LambDirector of Marketing
Values nothing more than the ability for her team to work effectively as a unit. Kim truly understands the success of marketing is best defined through the combination of art, science and a whole lot of personality.