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!
Mandy Atkinson – Events Coordinator
Mandy brings with her over 20 years worth of experience in the events industry, this includes dressing sets for high profile clients, from celebrities to high profile businessmen, she is an asset to Big Purple Events and the rest of the team she works with.
FF: Mandy once came first place in an axe throwing completion.