ABOUT SLAY EVENTS
Slay Event Management and Consulting dba SLAY Events was founded in 1999 by Principal, Missy Slay. SLAY Events has experience producing award-winning events including national sporting events, musical and lifestyle events ranging from 10,000- 150,000 attendees, concerts with Grammy award-winning artists, community walks/runs and corporate and charitable meetings and galas.
We are team players who are passionate and committed to delivering exceptional event experiences for our clients. Our goal is your success and we would love to partner with you to SLAY your next event.
Budget Creation + Management
Operations + Site Logistics
Community + Municipal Relations + Permitting
Vendor Sourcing + Coordination
Guest Crowd Management
Safety + Emergency Preparedness
Client + Sponsor Relations
Catering Execution + Food & Beverage Planning Rentals Sourcing + Coordination + Management Transportation Coordination
Artist Relations + Sourcing + Talent Booking
Stage + Lighting + Audio Design
Technical Direction + Stage Management
Venue Booking + Coordination
Production Scheduling + Timelines
Festival + Concert Production
Event Concept + Design + Implementation
Scenic + Stage Design
Event Renderings + Layouts + Design Boards Corporate Activations + Brand Awareness Environmental Awareness
MEET OUR TEAM
DRINK OF CHOICE:
Slay Pinot Noir
Any shade of black
Well behaved women rarely make history –Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Since founding the company in 1999, Missy has produced large-scale events including three Final Fours, presidential inauguration events, city-wide music festivals, marathons and NFL Draft events. Slay also specializes in non-profit galas and corporate meetings and events.
Known for her attention to detail and creativity, Slay prides herself on client loyalty and a commitment to their success. She has earned a reputation of delivering first-class experiences for her clients that wow their attendees. Missy possesses a great work ethic, but also realizes the importance of work life balance.
So, when not producing an event, Missy enjoys traveling, visiting California wine country, checking out new restaurants, golfing and hanging at any beach where the sun is shining and waves are crashing.
FAVORITE SHOWS TO BINGE WATCH: Schitt’s Creek, Sense8, or any murder mystery documentary on Netflix
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Find a way, or make your own way happen".
GO-TO KARAOKE SONG: Anything by BTS, Brian McKnight, Boyz II Men
Having spent time on both the East and West coasts, Lucy quickly discovered her passion for creativity + designing experiential events, and curating unique, out-of-the-box guest experiences during her time in Boston.
As a Boston University graduate, Lucy received a degree in Hospitality Administration to expand her knowledge in the event industry and solidified her passion for events and experiences. Her diverse experiences in hospitality led her to have a thorough understanding of all sectors from food & beverage, entertainment, nightlife, and marketing to events.
Lucy’s professional roles range from having managed the acclaimed SUGARFISH restaurant in Los Angeles, worked at a an exclusive members-only social club and interned for an entertainment and nightlife company in NYC and for special events and catering companies in LA, truly diversifying her skillset across the country. She also focused on project management, production and event execution for an experiential advertising and marketing company working locally as well as internationally. She has also been in the DMC industry for the past four years and has extensive experience with corporate events and experiences. Lucy is constantly expanding her knowledge of current trends and loves to be bold and daring with her ideation creation.
FAVORITE SHOWS TO BINGE WATCH:
Any murder mystery and thriller tv series such as The Serpent on Netflix!
My favorite movie however, is Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga.
FAVORITE QUOTE: ““In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.” – Albert Einstein
"If you really want to do something you’ll find a way, if you don’t you’ll find an excuse."
GO-TO KARAOKE SONG: Anything by Ashnikko, Billie Eilish, or If I could Turn Back Time by Cher
Nina Rose Mead
Nina has been a passionate member of the theatrical community for the past 7 years and has recently made her transition over to the world of events. Known for her whimsical creativity and dedication to detail, Nina strives to bring both fun and perfection to all work she produces.
As a graduate from The Conservatory of Theater Arts at Webster University, with a degree in Stage Management. Nina utilizes her hands on education experiences in the fast-paced world of theater production and event management to succeed in quick thinking, problem solving, and attention to detail in all capacities of live events.
Nina's professional roles range from having managed at the acclaimed John F. Kennedy Center of Performing arts, including events such as the broadcasted 2019 Mark Twain and Kennedy Center Honors Award Shows, and the New Visions New Voices Festival in conjunction to the National Theater for Young Audiences Convention. Nina has also worked with Capital Concerts to put on the national broadcast of the National Fourth of July and Memorial celebrations in Washington D.C. In addition to her stage and event management experience, Nina has led the Covid Compliance efforts for many events and theater touring productions. Nina originally reigns from Baltimore, but has done stints in San Antonio, St. Louis, and Los Angeles. Nina's whimsical creativity makes an appearance in her personal life as well within her hobbies of rebuilding Hot Rods and salsa dancing in her free time.
CHIEF MARKETING DOG
WHERE TO FIND HER ON THE WEEKEND:
If it’s up to me, you can find me in Santa Barbara wine country at one of the many dog-friendly wineries.
GO-TO KARAOKE SONG:
California Love by the GOAT, Tupac
FAVORITE DRINK: Definitely pupuccinos from Starbucks or even better, a local coffee shop.
MARE (Pronounced Maur-ee as in Italian for Sea)
CHIEF DEVELOPMENT DOG
WHERE TO FIND HER ON THE WEEKEND:
I love my trips to the beach and digging in the sand.
FAVORITE SHOW TO BINGE:
There will never be another Scandal or Olivia Pope. Total gladiator!
FAVORITE QUOTE: We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.
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1734 RUDDER INDUSTRIAL PARK DR.
FENTON, MO 63026
LOS ANGELES OFFICE
13031 VILLOSA PLACE, STE. 410
LOS ANGELES, CA 90094
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