Who We Are2024-03-20T03:26:57+00:00

Who We Are


Experienced Executive + Producer that consults with management and collaborates with teams to produce excellent results.  Louise is extremely versatile and enjoys collaborating on large installations and complex productions.

Integral to the conception of Maker Faire, an award-winning festival that celebrates education, art, innovation, science & technology which engaged a multigenerational international audience, had tremendous year over year growth creating an Int’l Maker Movement.  Under Louise’s unique leadership, an amazing production team worked together to encourage the collaboration of many artists, makers and talent.  In 12 years, this remarkable community gathering grew internationally to nearly 50 countries and 220 events that attracted over 1.7 million attendees.   Maker Faire was truly a unique accomplishment.

Instrumental to the success of many productions and events, Louise believes that a clear vision and solid partnerships with clients, crew, vendors, venue partners, sponsors and city & governmental agencies, combined with a sustainable approach, together, bring a vision to life: a memorable experiential experience for all.

Louise has a refreshing ability to hone in on the many details of extremely complex events effortlessly.  Her career spans over 37 years and reflects her exceptional success in delivering complex events both domestically and internationally.  


FestForum 2019 – Scaling Up Your Festival (Panelist)

XLIVE 2018 –  Out of this World: Transporting your Attendees to Different Worlds Through Set and Stage Design (Moderator)

XLIVE 2018 – Hidden Gems: Exploring How to Utilize All That a City or CVB Has to Offer for Your Live Event (Moderator)

XLIVE 2017 – The Global Market – Taking Your Live Experience Overseas and Beyond (Panelist) 

XLIVE 2017 – Case Study:  Building Systems to Grow Team Productivity 

Burning Man Global Summit – Scaling & Sustainability:  From the Playa to the Planet (Panelist)

Maker Faire Global Producers’ Summit

  • Creating Self Directed Teams – 2017
  • Sustainability is a Priority – 2017
  • Making Maker Faire – 2016
  • Tools for Teamwork – 2016

SXSW – Permission Engines:  Facilitating Creativity – (Panelist)