Warehouse Technician Adam got a taste for the event industry while working with the Secret Cinema. He spends his spare time building drones, which could come in handy to accommodate ambitious future plans for a giant flying warehouse!
Venue Partnership Manager, Aleysha operates as the lead point of contact and trusted advisor for our ever expanding list of venues. A vivacious character partial to belting a tune, it’s hardly a surprise her dream event is a celeb wedding!
Production Assistant Alice is always willing to lend a helping hand; she is generous, happy and thoughtful. The music scene is her dream; she would love to be backstage at Glastonbury where you might mistake her for Adele’s younger sister!
Set Carpenter Andy is highly skilled and experienced and likes the fact that, in his role, every day is different. He approaches all projects with a level head and a sound sense of humour. Superpower of choice? He would love to be green, just like the hulk!
Bubbling with ideas and energy, Marketing Director Anna makes it her mission to tell the Broadsword story with creative campaigns and entertaining copy. An avid reader, art enthusiast and theatregoer, there’s plenty of places from which to draw inspiration.
Resident Northerner, Technical Director Ash has a penchant for playing guitar and soft spot for Internet sensation, Grumpy Cat. After travelling the world as a sound engineer, Ash turned his hand to technical project management. He's also a 3D design pro.
3D Artist, Ben studied Interior Design in Milan and is inspired by architecture, video and photography for his role at Broadsword. A passionate music lover, he’s an avid vinyl collector and his dream event would probably be a Jazz Music Festival.
Production Manager Bradley's career started by accident when a mistakenly sent fax ended up on his desk while he was working as an estate agent. He has managed a diverse range of global live events ever since, with a round or two of golf in between.
Broadsword founder, Bruce likes to defy convention, from pushing event boundaries to his degree - Theatre Studies with Mathematics. Always enthusiastic, Bruce loves the variety of the job and solving the unsolveable. His guilty pleasure? Fine wine..
With ten years’ experience across Europe, Set Builder Coco brings energy, passion and a wealth of specialist carpentry skills to Broadsword. When the tools have been packed away, he has a penchant for rock climbing, modern art and architecture.
Driver and Rigger Dan likes working in Broadsword’s varied and fast paced environment. With a close resemblance to Leonardo Di Caprio, his aviator jumpsuit is a perfect addition to the prep sheet for setting up equipment at the Science Museum.
With a background in music production and audio engineering, Driver Jason’s superpower of choice would be to run as fast as Flash, which could come in handy in a London traffic jam! When he’s not busy prepping kit for distribution, you’ll find him at the cinema, playing soccer or surfing.
Account Manager John has spent many years in the event industry from humble beginnings working in Woking through to a stint being AOK in UAE. We are glad he’s here at Broadsword co-ordinating events for his clients and dreaming of his ultimate gig – Wrestlemania!
Production Director Justin realised during his Economics degree that playing with lights in the student union was far more intriguing than interest rates. His forte is keeping cool under pressure, there’s just one thing he needs to make it all happen- coffee.
Creative Director Martin will replace any event stress you have with imaginative ideas that retain a logical touch - essential when planning an event! An avid film fan, his dream event would be The Oscars, where you might mistake him for a young John Simm.
Commercial Director Matt has a wealth of experience and expertise in creative event production. Fresh thinking, charismatic and driven, he can translate concepts into extraordinary events. Outside of work, Matt enjoys dreaming and scheming while walking his whippet, Meg.
With a diploma in audio engineering, Warehouse Manager Paul is passionate about every job he turns his hand to. His dream event would involve a Lamborghini Diablo (yellow, of course), but his normal every day requires analysis, planning and execution.
Before joining Broadsword, Rob studied Music Technology at university. As Operations Manager, every day is different, but when he’s not busy dealing with event logistics you’ll find him rustling up something in the kitchen with Lionel Richie warbling in the background.
You’ll find Technician Sam’s friendly face and expert skill set pop up all over the place, as he installs and operates Broadsword’s equipment. Before entering the live event world, he once thought about training as a fireman - not just because of the name!
Production Manager Simon started his career in music production, mixing for bands in a variety of London venues. On a typical day, you’ll find him liaising with clients, discussing projects and checking out new technology. His guilty pleasure? TV box sets.
New Business Manager, Simon muses as to whether his first job cleaning maggots motivated him to enter the world of media sales. His most memorable event? Marrakech. A Bedouin feast in the desert complete with snakes and camels!
Client Services Manager Sophie is your first port of call when you require a Broadsword-helmed event, and she’ll keep you updated every step of the way. With so much to do it’s no surprise that hardworking Sophie's superpower would be not needing any sleep.
Peanut butter M&M’s and his Spotify playlist keep Production Manager Stuart on the go. Being technically minded, he likes coming up with creative solutions for stage sets. His dream event? As an aspiring e-sport player it has to be a Sony Keynote at E3.
Having spent a season as a dog sled guide in Artic Norway, Apprentice Set Carpenter Tim describes himself as adventurous, calm and positive. He likes the fact that he can be creative and manual in the workshop preparing and building stage sets.
The Broadsword Production Group
Unit 20 Gardner Industrial Estate
Kent House Lane, Beckenham, Kent BR3 1QZ