The Team

Summer – Show Director

Having over 10 years experience working in events, she has worked in a variety of capacities with partners including MBNA, BC Lions, Vancouver Canucks, Harley Davidson, Starwood and Remark Sport Marketing. Summer has worked in mainstream events such as the CFL Grey Cup, NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs, Merritt Mountain Music Festival, Telus World Ski and Snowboard Festival, Cloverdale Rodeo, Abbotsford Agrifair, Eat Vancouver, Tour de Gas Town, Abbotsford Air Show, as well as local municipality events and on campus events at UBC, UVIC and SFU. When not working, Summer is busy with her growing family and often surfing Pinterest for home renovation ideas. She lives for the summer time enjoying the outdoors on the lake, camping, gardening and swimming with the kids.

Eric – Show Consultant

Considered one of the industries top event managers, Eric’s nearly 20 years experience includes event execution internationally (Japan, Russia, Costa Rica, Bahamas, and extensively throughout North America) . His expertise have been utilized in live event telecast with networks such as Showtime, Dish Network, HD Net and Fox Sports. Eric is currently the full time show manager for one of the largest consumer events in BC. When not chained to his office desk, Eric takes great pride in his quest for the perfect lawn. After he retires the John Deere on a sunny day he can be found on the lake or poolside with a girly beverage in hand. If winter schedule permits he usually can fit in a few days of shredding cords on the mountain.

Tory – Assistant Show Manager

With nearly 10 years event experience, Tory is known as the go to, get it done guy. He has a proven track record of success in operations and onsite activation, with experience working in events such as CFL Grey Cup, NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs, Abbotsford Air Show, as well as local municipality events and on Campus events at UBC, UVIC and SFU. In his spare time Tory is found at the football field either coaching or refereeing. After work, volunteering, or the gym, Tory is known as a tasting specialist at some of the local public houses.

Steve – #SocialMediaMan

With 8 years experience in the automotive industry, and 9 years experience with gameday entertainment in professional football -Steve is a natural socialite and brings his unique blend of talents to connect with the show's fan base over our social media outlets. When not working, Steve is an aspiring author, comedic blogger, avid fisherman, cruiser bike enthusiast, and baseball fanatic.

Rob Scott

With over 30 years experience in all aspects or trade and consumer show business Rob has seen it all. Having worked on every type of show from cars, boats, sports, food and medical each with their own set of needs and challenges Rob approachs each situation with his own calm manner. As floor manager for the Rigs and Rides Show, Rob will be dealing with the move in/out ensuring that your needs as exhibitors, are handled to make your move in/out process as smooth as possible. When not working on a show, Rob can usually be found on or near the water as his life long interest of boats, blends well for his love of a waterside sun drenched patio.

Bubba – The Support Pug

Bubba has literally no event experience, and only interferes with production efficiency by being too cute. In his spare time (which is all the time), Bubba can be found eating, cuddling, sleeping, snoring or off on one of his many mysterious adventures. Bubba offers his support by providing a laptop shelf for late night work being done on the couch.