Eddie McKay – Director
Creator of Big Purple Productions, with a background in technical delivery and production management, Eddie has produced and project managed large scale events for Blue Chip companies/FMCG’s/PLC’s including Procter & Gamble, Gillette, Nestlé, Northern Rock, Sage, Newcastle Building Society, Dunlop, Pfizer and many other large pharmaceutical companies.

FF: Eddie was once mistook for Grant Mitchell while working in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Raych McKay – Director
Raych who has been with the company since the beginning, started out as a junior technician and quickly cemented herself as a crucial member of the team. Her hard work and dedication soon helped her in reaching full technician status. Raych, now a director, brings her own unique style which helps when designing the sets and presentations for clients. Her concepts and showreels make each client’s event stand out.

FF: Raych used to play for Newcastle United Women.

Sam Gordon – Director
With over ten years’ experience in the AV industry, Sam has worked with many companies across the UK and has gained the necessary skills to help plan, create and deliver extraordinary shows and events. Sam’s role as Director involves client management through to stage production. Using his vast knowledge and experience, Sam uses the latest technology to produce sound, lighting and visual effects that make your events stand out from the rest.

FF: An avid Star Wars fan, Sam has met both Luke and Leia (Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher).

Diane Carr – Events Manager
Big Purple Productions welcomes Diane into the fold to run the event side of the company. With over 20 years experience in the field, Diane has the knowledge and creativity to produce amazing bespoke events. Whether it is a charity project or themed wedding her professionalism shines through.

FF: Diane is a master at ping pong!