Atomic Crush Events is an event consultation, management and production agency that was founded on experience and innovation. We bring together expertise in event management, marketing, sales and business development to create a unique team that will conceptualize your idea and bring it boldly to life. Our philosophy is simple - create the best experience possible for attendees, exhibitors and guests alike.
Collectively our founders have amassed over 50 years of unmatched experience that encompasses all aspects of event production. together,they lead the ACE team in producing some of the most exciting experiences in live events today.
James Ross as amassed a wealth of experience in the convention and events industry. His sales and operations knowledge is unparalleled having worked with companies such as Stella Show Management, Wizard World, Reed Exhibitions and MAD Event Management. Ross has also worked on a number of freelance event projects for various companies throughout the industry.
Drew Seldin brings his extensive public relations and business background to Atomic Crush Events. Seldin, former 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. While at the helm at Triforce, Seldin negotiated licensing deals and special edition job-for-hire projects with Microsoft, Warner Bros., Sony and Electronic Arts, among others. His PR clients prior to starting Triforce were: Martha Stewart, Maury Povich, Judge Judy, Wizard Entertainment and Long Beach Comic Con.
Mike Scigliano has a long convention, live event and marketing career that includes time at DC Comics, Wizard World, CBLDF, consulting on ReedPop's C2E2 launch, Center for Automotive Education & Training and most recently MAD Event Management where he was instrumental in the launch, development and management (up until 2016) of both Long Beach Comic Con & Expo and Comic Creator Conference.
ACE features the best team in the industry. Each team member is dedicated to building amazing events nationwide.
Scott Klein (Video Production) produces videos and promotional films for ACE events.
David Nieves (Programming & Special Events) specializes in bringing unique and exiting panels and special events to ACE events.
Tommy Oliver (Security Director) oversees security details including prop weapons check, guest security, attendee security and general event security.
Keith Patrick (Marketing Lumberjack) is a marketing champ. When he is not hanging out with his blig blue ox he is devising and implementing Atomic Crush Event's marketing plans.
Arlene So (Design Ninja) has been designing everything from logos to entire brand treatments for over 20 years.
RuthAnn Thompson (Programming & Sponsorship Specialist) is an expert at building relationships vital to the growth of sales and events.