Caring for our clients and one another
Ian steps into his new role overseeing both Premier Event Technology and EVENTEQ with vast experience managing design, account management, and labor logistics teams. He has held various roles at EVENTEQ over his 13-year tenure and has been key in leading EVENTEQ’s sales team. As Vice President of Premier Event Technology and EVENTEQ, he helps position both companies for growth in their respective markets.
Adam joined Premier in 1998 and has been running non-stop ever since. After graduating from the University of Florida Adam continued the quest to learn new things, having acquired a variety of certificates and vocational degrees along the way. Adam uses his extensive video engineering and account management experience to master any task and is well-known for his passion to create innovative solutions. When he is not putting his skills to the test on show site, Adam disconnects from the tech side and can often be found biking, hiking or camping with his family.
With too many years of experience to readily admit to, Mark joined Premier in 2014. An industry vet and recognized expert in the field, his expertise in television broadcast, post-production and live events quickly set Mark apart as a committed and hardworking team member. Often found sailing and racing sailboats, Mark is an avid outdoorsman and certainly takes advantage of the Michigan lake culture.
Payton began his career with Premier in 2016 and has held various roles, including Executive Assistant, Production Manager, and Accounts Manager. As Accounts Manager, Payton is committed to challenging, equipping and supporting his team to provide excellent and innovative solutions and service. He earned a B.A. in Communications from Eastern Michigan University. In his free time, he pastors at a church in Detroit and enjoys spending time with his family.
Rick Yardley has over 20 years of experience in production management and brings over a decade of senior account management experience to his role as Account Executive at Premier Event Technology. Rick has an extensive background in production management, design, proposals, program launches and maintaining client relationships. Rick has provided technical expertise and management to his clients for many high-profile shows such as the Chevy ‘Find New Roads’ product tours, GM Fleet Shows, Little Caesars Arena Opening Ceremonies, Cadillac and Buick/GMC Dealer Shows, Kenworth Truck Virtual Meeting Series, the UAW 2020 Hybrid Regional Elections, and many more.