Ready. Set. Impact.
Events have power. The power to connect and inspire.
When people come together, ideas take root. Relationships are built. Real change happens.
With imagination and skill, the latest technology, and a passion for excellence, we create innovative event solutions.
Our global team of creators, innovators and experts, we transform events into immersive, collaborative experiences that deliver real results.
Encore. Events that Transform.
What We Do
We’ve been creating memorable event experiences that connect and inspire, and engage and transform organisations for decades. With a customer-first mindset and a hospitality focus, we have an unmatched breadth and depth of event production services to support our customers through every step in the event planning and management process.
In partnership with event planners, hotels, venues, agencies and staging customers, we create and execute thousands of events annually – in person, virtual and hybrid – of any size, at any venue, anywhere in the world. Our core values are embedded in our DNA, and our team members are innovators and collaborators at heart – highly trained experts that intuitively combine creative, production and technology services to deliver unparalleled service excellence for you.
We have aligned our portfolio of companies under a new master brand and assumed the name Encore. With a global footprint reaching more than 20 countries, we have experienced tremendous growth in recent years, extending the solutions we provide customers to create in-person, virtual and hybrid event experiences.
Global Reach. Local Insight
Our global and local network of industry experts allow us to offer something no one else can. You get the expertise of a partner that understands local nuances with the vast resources of a global leader to deliver the same level of service excellence, time after time, — no matter where your event takes you.
Whether it be a hotel, convention center, stadium, museum, or other event space, we have global reach to deliver a consistent experience and measurable results.
A World of Resources
- Thousands of industry leading experts
- 2,100+ In-house venue locations in 23 countries
- Global network of regional warehouses
- Global production capabilities
- 1.7 Million in-person, virtual and hybrid events produced annually
- #1 Provider to hotel chains
- Award-winning event technology solutions
- A unified experience for you and your atendees in any venue or location.
- A partner that has knowledge and understanding of your event goals.
- Saving time on on-boarding new team members for every event.
- A clear understanding of your brand and message.
Purpose, Mission, Values
The Encore brand is built on the foundation of our purpose, mission and values. We represent these ideals in the way we serve our customers and team members globally.
To connect and inspire people.
To be an invaluable partner on our customers’ journeys
To deliver world class service, see the big picture, value people, drive results and do the right thing.
We are Different
Through relentless research and thought leadership our designated teams set the industry standards in innovation.
Listening closely to our customers is key to developing a highly personalized approach to each event partnership.
With a rich heritage of end-to-end solutions and in-house capabilities, our passionate teams are highly skilled at delivering measurable results.
No matter where you are in the world, our commitment to customer service and operational excellence is unparalleled.
IN-HOUSE VENUE LOCATIONS IN 23 COUNTRIES
IN-PERSON, VIRTUAL AND HYBRID EVENTS PRODUCED ANNUALLY
Our leadership team of seasoned hospitality-focused experts define industry standards around the world.
Ben ErwinBen Erwin was named CEO of Encore in August 2020. This leadership role follows him becoming President in October 2018. He... Learn More
Becky SheehanBecky Sheehan joined Encore as Chief Financial Officer in January 2020. Sheehan is responsible for... Learn More
Cathy SchlosbergCathy Schlosberg was named SVP, Marketing, of Encore in June 2019. She is responsible for global... Learn More
Charlie YoungCharlie Young joined Encore in June 2016 as its Chief Human Resources Officer. He is responsible for all areas of Human Resources, including recruiting, compensation, benefits, payroll,... Learn More
Tara HigginsTara Higgins is a global business leader and branding legend. She has taken on massive... Learn More
Whit MarkowitzWhit Markowitz joined PSAV in July 2000 as its Chief Legal Officer. He is responsible... Learn More
Dustin WorleyWith more than 16 years of experience across consulting, investment banking, private equity investing and... Learn More
Mike StengelMike Stengel was named Encore’s Senior Vice President, Strategic Accounts and Venue Relations in September... Learn More
Tony ChamberlainAs Managing Director of Encore Event Technologies in the Asia Pacific Region, I am responsible... Learn More
Malcolm CraigMy role as Chief Financial Officer for Encore Event Technologies sees me responsible for the... Learn More
Philip GardnerPhil Gardner is the Chief Information Officer at Encore Event Technologies Group, leading the IT... Learn More
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PSAV® BEGINS TO OPERATE UNDER THE ENCORE® BRAND
Unified Company Brings More Value to Customers and Venue Partners SCHILLER PARK, Ill., January 11, 2021 – PSAV, the leading global event production company, announced today that it will begin to operate under the Encore name as part of a planned move to align its portfolio of companies under a master brand. Announced in March … Read More
A Message From President and CEO Ben Erwin
Ben Erwin, President and CEO of PSAV/Encore, provides his perspective on the current state of the events industry due to COVID-19, the impact to our company, the strategic adjustments we have taken, and his vision for the future as our new CEO. … Read More
PSAV Outline MeetSAFE Guidelines for Event Industry
Leading Response to Evolving Customer Needs SCHILLER PARK, Ill., May 18, 2020 – PSAV, a global leader in event experiences, has created MeetSAFE, a set of guidelines to help the live event industry safely adapt to the changing landscape for meetings and events. As the world begins to reopen from COVID-19 shutdowns, PSAV successfully provides … Read More