Charlie Canavan

Event Director

  • LocationBushey, United Kingdom

About me


Production and Event Manager with agency experience and a broad range of cross sector skills. Worked both nationally and internationally for 20 years. Experienced at dealing directly with clients or consulting, in an advisory role. Comfortable working either as an individual, or as part of a larger production team. Highly organised, calm under pressure, experienced at running more than one project at any one time and an excellent ability to multitask. Working knowledge of all production departments and an experienced leader and mentor. 20 years experience working in corporate, experiential marketing, brand activation, film and music industries. Experience working with FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies including, Microsoft, Coca Cola, Delta Airlines, Sainsbury’s, Vodafone, Google, Disney and Live Nation. Skills include running tours/shows/events, budgeting, client liaison, high-end hospitality, managing teams/crews, site co-ordination, security, health & safety, logistics, operations, technical, venue sourcing and problem solving.



  • Fashion
  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Theatre
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Event Director

Self Employed

Jan 2012


Senior Production Manager

Self Employed

Jan 2010 - Dec 2011


Production Manager

Self Employed

Jan 2007 - Dec 2009


Production Assistant

Self Employed

Jan 2005 - Dec 2006


Production Crew

Self Employed

Jan 1996 - Dec 2004