Project Director - Formula E ADR ePRIX 2019 @ Stamina Productions
General Manager @ John Jossifakis Productions FZE
Ceremonies Manager @ AFC Asian Cup - UAE 2019
Master of Science (MSc) @
Leeds Metropolitan University
A holder of a MSc in Event Management from Leeds Beckett University, I have both the theoretical and operational background in the Events industry. Currently as the Regional Director of Blink Experience, I am in charge of the complete management and operation accross the region. My main daily tasks focus on developing new business and managing the
A holder of a MSc in Event Management from Leeds Beckett University, I have both the theoretical and operational background in the Events industry. Currently as the Regional Director of Blink Experience, I am in charge of the complete management and operation accross the region. My main daily tasks focus on developing new business and managing the complete event process from A - Z. I also develop the departments annual expansion strategy and manage all of the client portfolios for the events section.
My day-to-day operation focus around the complete event management proposal from supervising the conceptual design to event delivery including presenting the proposals to potential clients. I actively
oversee the renderings and creative aspects of each project while making sure that the deliverables, budgets and operational plans are met in a timely manner and according to specs.
My event background comes from Concerts and Live Events. Musical Production Management, with vast experience in Touring, Concert Production & Development, Large Scale Events Consultation and Design. Specializing in Fireworks, Pyrotechnics and Special Effects Design, with clients in 5 continents.
Specialties include: Event Design, Event Management, Production Management, Show Concept & Design, Special Effects and Fireworks Design.
Regional Director @ As Regional Director I aim to provide leadership and direction and coordinate all the activities of the company in accordance with the goals and objectives of the organization and to safeguard and grow the assets of the organization for future generations while providing sound returns to current owners.
- Develop regional markets
- Strategic Planning
- Business Development including products and services
- Financial Management & Investment Management including Acquisitions From August 2015 to Present (5 months) Director of Events @ Event design and creation of creative concepts.
Strategic development and generating new leads and event opportunities.
Managing all aspects of the event including suppliers, logistics, creative design and budgeting.
Creating and directing the complete event and productions.
Working with graphic designers and the creative team on documenting concepts through various renderings.
Developing event proposals and presenting them to potential clients.
Evaluating the market and developing sales strategies. From July 2011 to June 2015 (4 years) Ceremonies Manager (KSC) @ Development and Issuance of international Ceremonies Tender.
Ceremonies Contractor Management (Contract, Payments)
Supervision of all Ceremonies activities in All Venues
Production Management of all Fireworks Projects for the Tournament
Simultaneous contractor management of 4 companies
(Total Production Staff X 600)
Departmental Budget Management - 10,000,000 USD+ From January 2010 to March 2011 (1 year 3 months) Owner @ This company acts as a consulting and productions management firm to events around the world. Some of the recent events we have consulted on are the Shakira "Oral Fixation Tour" advance planning, the Ricky Martin "One Night Only Tour" in the Middle East Area, and the SCORPIONS "Accoustica" and Rock Tours in Middle East and Europe. From January 2000 to February 2011 (11 years 2 months) Production Manager @ Main duties include large scale events management, operational design and production.
Acted as the Assistant Technical Director for most projects including the technical design for numerous permanent installations.
I have worked on Projects with ECA2 in the USA, Korea, India, Saudi Arabia, Macau and China. From January 2007 to October 2009 (2 years 10 months) Paris Area, FranceProduction Management Coordinator @ Production Manager of the Opening & Closing Ceremonies of the Doha 2006 Asian Games From January 2005 to January 2007 (2 years 1 month) Venue Project Manager @ Venue Project Manager for the Opening & Closing Ceremonies of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. Project managed technical infrastructure and operational planning of the ceremonies for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Acted as the technical liasion between Jack Morton Public Events, ECA2 and the ATHOC Ceremonies Department. From June 2002 to September 2004 (2 years 4 months)
Master of Science (MSc), Events Management @ Leeds Metropolitan University From 2011 to 2014 Bachelor's degree, Journalism @ University of Indianapolis From 2000 to 2002 John CSEP is skilled in: Live Events, Event Management, Event Planning, Production Managment, Corporate Events, Events Coordination, Venue Management, Concert Production, Stage Management, Concerts, Event Producing, Venue, Ceremonies, Sponsorship, Art Exhibitions
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