Founder & CEO
Twenty-Five years in the Live Entertainment Industry. Founder and CEO of Belluscious Productions that produced more than 2000 shows and residencies worldwide. Named one of the 16 most influential women in the industry by Las Vegas Magazine. Leading creative producer for Dance Music Experiences at MGM, Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, also working internationally with superstar DJs Avicii, Tiesto, Calvin Harris, celebrities such as Stevie Wonder, Rhianna and with brands such as Cirque du Soleil, Disney and the Olympics. Sound has always been Gen’s driving force.
Eleven-time Gemini and Canadian Screen Award winner, George is a television and radio interviewer, writer, director, actor and media producer. He is the host and executive producer of the long-running series THE STROMBO SHOW on CBC Music and the Apple Music series House Of Strombo. He was the host and executive producer of the CBC talk show George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight, the prime-time CBC Newsworld show The Hour and Stroumboulopoulos on CNN. He was the host of The NewMusic with MuchMusic and anchored Hockey Night in Canada.
Coming from creative management at Walt Disney Imagineering, Diane has partnered with the best experiencial creative directors to bring their most fanciful and far-reaching visions from the sketch pads and storyboards into the real world. Adept in leading inter-disciplinary teams necessary to push, pull and finesse the best of a creative endeavor into reality has allowed Diane to leave her mark from Disneyland Resort, Disneyland Paris, Walt Disney World, Tokyo Disneyland and over 60 immersive projects including museums, brand centers, studio tours and theme parks for generations to enjoy.
John A. Laraio
John is a consummate futurist, entertainer, producer, inventor and designer. After touring with mega group YES and its lead singer Jon Anderson, John created his own interactive spacial instrument called the Hydra, to control electronic sounds, music, lights, lasers and video. He then toured with Justin Timberlake/ NSYNC, Cee-Lo Green, FloRida, Pitbull, Armin Van Buuren, Deadmau5 and Bedouin, performed a show at the foot of the great pyramids of Giza with Riverdance and Mariah Carey as well as a Christmas special with the Muppets and Rod Steward. He has more recently founded his own label with Cirque Du Soleil’s funder Guy Laliberte.
Associate Creative Director
Taylor is an award-winning immersive theater director. He was an early cast member in the smash hit Sleep No More NYC. Since 2012 he has conceived and led immersive projects internationally - devising, directing, and performing for diverse audiences ranging from burners in the Nevada desert to British royalty in an Irish castle. He serves as Artistic Director of Roll The Bones Theatre Company and has helped create worlds for Samsung VR, TNT, Punchdrunk, Third Rail Projects, and The National Theatre of Great Britain.
Experience Management & Oversight
Greg is a Tony Award and Drama Desk Award winning show producer and seasoned executive. With over 2,500 concerts and tours produced over the last two decades, Greg has partnered with global promoters AEG and Live Nation for collaborations and residencies with Caesars Entertainment with artists spanning from The Rolling Stones and Elton John to contemporary artists Adele and Dave Matthews. Greg was also recognized by Pollstar’s Venue of The Year Award for his stewardship of the Fox Theatre Detroit.
Lou is a strategic change-maker and top-tier global innovator. She has been instrumental in building brands and overseeing executive entertainment operations for such companies as Cirque du Soleil, The Walt Disney Company, the Canadian Open Tennis Championships, TD Garden in Boston home of the Boston Bruins and Boston Celtics), and the award winning Thinkwell Group in Los Angeles, California. She is now CEO of Lemuria Dreamer LLC, Chairwoman of the Board for Trio-Tech and Venture Partner at Zu MTL.
Corporate Development and Finance
Mark is a senior executive with a record of accomplishments within media and entertainment as a C-Suite executive, corporate development specialist, private equity investment professional and corporate financier. He has collaborated with leading companies such as Authentic Brands Group, Cosmos Studios Inc. / National Geographic, United Talent Agency and Nitro Circus, KAABOO Festival, and the GEA of Saudi Arabia. He has also engaged in the production and financing of live events such as Jurassic World: The Exhibition and The Illusionists.