Adam Proto is a well respected and accomplished Event Director, with over twenty five years experience in the field. His career has involved the production of countless events ranging from three year roadshows to large budget corporate events.
Adam’s technical knowledge and creative skill is the foundation of a career that has taken him and his work all over the world working on events in Motorsport, Conferencing, Experiential Marketing, Live Events, Opening Ceremonies, Launch Events, Music, Festivals, Exhibitions etc.
In 2010 Adam moved to Dubai on a two year secondment to work for HQ Creative LLC in the role of Production Director after working in the UAE for a number of years based out of the UK.
Whilst working for HQ Creative LLC, Adams role in directing the Production Department has included working directly on the pitching and delivery of Abu Dhabi Art 2010/11, The first Transforming Education Summit, The State Visit of Queen Elizabeth II to Abu Dhabi, Mubadala F1 Experience, The Aspen Forum, and various other high profile events.
He has held a senior lecturing position at City University and Kings College London, focusing on the training of Event Management to students. He has recently sat on the ratification board for the BA Open University Course at Regents College, London and in 2009 Adam completed the first academic qualification in Health and Safety for events at Derby University.
In 2007 he founded a family festival focused on health and education for children. The outdoor event is the largest event of its kind in the South of England. The event has run successfully every year since and in 2010 the children and crew broke three World Records. In 2008 he pioneered a festival designed for Special Needs children and their families. This unique event continues to run successfully, breaking new ground every year.
Special projects have included the design, build and implementation of various bespoke vehicles including unique consumer experiences such as the Airwaves Drop Slide and two transportable Skydive Simulators.
Adam is currently freelancing with Jack Morton Worldwide as an Executive Producer working on large scale global projects.