Jim Engelmann is a 20 year veteran of interactive engagement.
Jim’s focus for his entire career has been on visual communication and creating engagement. As a designer and marketer, his career path has allowed him to develop strategic messaging and graphics for a wide variety of audiences. When Interactive Multimedia and online training was first imagined, Jim was fortunate enough to work with a pioneer in the field in the Chicagoland area. Jim’s passion has always been audience engagement.
During his time as Vice President of the Creative Show Services team at AVI-SPL, he and his team imagined thousands of events for corporate clients, Associations and non-profits. His passion and performance skills led him to create and teach classes on avoiding presentation design mistakes as well as the “Psychology of Technology” which have received tremendous reviews from Xsite and MPI members. Jim was most recently the Chapter President of the Tampa Bay Chapter of MPI, and is a strong believer that no one can learn effectively if they don’t enjoy the message. Make it fun!
Andy cyman is a world toured DJ, live event tour manager and video producer.
A fixture in the production community for over 20 years, Andy Cyman first found his passion producing music, video and live events in San Diego, CA. Building on his early success as a talented DJ, he began producing entertainment both stateside and internationally for the U.S. Military. From California to Asia to Europe, where as DOO for NiteLife Entertainment he produced thousands of hours of live entertainment, events, concerts, festivals, and video content. He hosted on-air “The NiteLife Report”, providing insightful and creative information to Americans looking for fun entertainment while in Europe.
After more than a decade in the European theater, Andy took to the road with many great talents from music, comedy and pro sports, touring through the Middle East and beyond with live shows produced on location in Iraq, Kuwait, Qatar and Kosovo. Providing much needed morale for thousands of troops stationed around the world and seeing from the front lines how the celebrity performances impacted lives directly, it was here he developed, produced and directed the documentary Rock and Load, based on his amazing adventures in the world of celebrity tours through military war zones.
Andy has produced broadcast commercial content as well as documentary, private, industrial and corporate events. In 2014 he Executive Produced the reality series 1st & Goal for BMG. He has worked with artists such as Kid Rock, Jennifer Lopez, Jewel, Goo Goo Dolls, Styx, Queensryche, Sheila Marshall, The Bar-Kays, Carson Daly, Dana Carvey, Alex Reymundo, Ralphie May, John Glenn and many more that includes NFL teams such as the San Diego Chargers, New England Patriots, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars and Arizona Cardinals.
A thorough professional that follows up quickly with all potential clients… all the equipment above and beyond to give the client what they want. Communicates well with client with no lag time in responding.
Andrew Brock – Musician