We’re excited to introduce this week’s Event 360 Teammate Spotlight. Enjoy a glimpse into the personal and professional life of Slade Thompson!
Position: Senior Event Production Manager, MuckFest® MS
Start Year: 2003
What job did you hold right before you came to work at Event 360? Construction project management.
Was there anything in particular that brought you to Event 360? Great work with great people.
If you weren’t working at Event 360 what would you be doing? Probably working at an event venue.
Favorite part of your job? The hilarity that ensues on event.
What do you like to do in your free time? Hug trees, kayak, camp, sit around a fire.
Most memorable event experience? When one of our events in Washington, D.C. intersected a non-permitted protest and we had to cross their path. IT was stressful but the protesters were actually very courteous and made way for our participants.
You’re showing off your hometown to a friend who has never been to visit before. What’s on your must see/do/eat list? Guthrie Theater, a walk along the river, and dinner at one of our many award-nominated restaurants.
On event, what three things are we guaranteed to find in your bag? Headlamp, sunglasses, gum.
One word to describe Event 360? Loyal