Atomic Crush Events (ACE) was conceived by industry veteran Mike Scigliano who assembled a team that brings a combined 60 years of event, convention planning and production experience to the new company.
Scigliano, has nearly 20 years of experience on the convention and meeting industry. He has worked for DC Comics, Wizard World, CBLDF, consulting on ReedPop's C2E2 launch and most recently MAD Event Management where he was instrumental in the launch and development of both Long Beach Comic Con & Long Beach Comic Expo.
IIn addition to Scigliano ACE founding members include industry veterans Gabe Fieramosco, James Ross and Drew Seldin. Fieramosco, has been part of the production team for Wizard World, Long Beach Comic Con, Long Beach Comic Expo and year one of the New Jersey Comic Expo. Fieramosco also developed the concept of Cosplay Corner. Ross, started in the event industry over 20 years ago, adds his sales and operations expertise to the mix at ACE. Seldin, brings his extensive public relations and business background to Atomic Crush Events. Seldin, formerly co-owner of gaming collectible company, Triforce has over 15 years of experience working with top talent and companies in entertainment, convention and special event public relations.
ACE will be offering a wide variety of services from consulting to full staffing and coordination for individuals or organizations looking to put on events or conventions. The ACE team brings with it expertise in Budget Control, Contract Negotiation, Floor Management, Guest Procurement, Marketing, On-site Management, Operations, Pre-production, Programming, Social Media Management, Sales, Security and Staffing. In addition to the core planning ACE can provide clients with additional assistance with Audio Visual, Graphic Design, Photography & Videography, Product Development, Public Relations, Website Development and much more.
"Putting together a successful event requires maximum effort if you expect a strong result," said ACE founder Mike Scigliano. He added, "I wanted to bring together a group that could help both novices and experienced organizers plan, produce and execute high quality events for attendees, exhibitors and guests alike."