EVENT TALENT CONSULTANT
A young innovator. Gareth has had an illustrious career to date within the events industry and with several of his own business ventures.
After studying business management in Liverpool, Gareth embarked on his first business / events adventure with S.M.U.T Events (Somewhere Many Unite Together), bringing musical artists and DJ’s to venues across Liverpool, Birmingham and other locations across the West Midlands, enabling the development of solid business foundations.
Gareth then chose to further his events knowledge achieving a postgraduate in marketing and events management with The Event Academy.
Off the back of his postgraduate Gareth began working with The Department. Here he developed a range of event production experience, learning the logistics as well as the creative planning to events. The pinnacle of his time here was working with clients KPMG at the O2 arena, with special talent the likes of Stomp the West End musical, The African Soweto Gospel Choir and a vast array of celebrities such as Florence & The Machine, Tinnie Tempah, Sir Bob Geldof, Jamie Oliver, Caroline Flack and many more.
During his time at The Department Gareth also worked alongside the BBC on several of their arena shows and with the members club Lights of Soho, delving into the art world.
After several years in the industry, Gareth’s business drive took him towards an opportunity to create his own chain of tanning salons across the West Midlands. It is here where he learned the importance of being a director, honing his craft in marketing and recruitment amongst other business acumen.
Upon selling his business at the end of 2018, the stars aligned with Gareth and The Event Talent Agency, which brings us to current day.
In his spare time Gareth plays semi-professional football, is a guitar & musical era enthusiast and thoroughly enjoys a forever expanding social life.