New additions boost depth, technical expertise
Online PR News – 18-July-2014 – Morrisville, NC – Centrifuge Media, Inc., a full service production agency, has announced that Garrett Brown and Patrick Carney have joined the Centrifuge Media Project Management team. Garrett Brown serves as Project Manager and Patrick Carney serves as Project Coordinator. The arrival of Brown and Carney brings Centrifuge Media's full time employee count to 24.
In these roles, Brown and Carney will contribute to the Project Management team in a variety of tasks that will aid in the flawless execution of client events. As Project Manager, Brown will be responsible for overseeing the logistical and technical aspects of planning national and international productions, managing contractor and vendor relationships, and traveling to meetings to operate equipment and manage crews. In the Project Coordinator role, Carney is responsible for assisting Project Managers with the planning of meetings and events, supporting the warehouse staff with logistical and technical needs, and tracking equipment assets in order to keep the inventory up to date.
“We are pleased to have Garrett and Patrick join the team,” said Centrifuge Media President and CEO Brian Rivers. “We have high expectations of our Project Management staff, and with their education and industry experience, both of these guys will be key contributors right away.”
Garrett Brown brings to Centrifuge Media over a decade of audiovisual experience, as both a technician and manager. Following five years as a freelance audio recording engineer, Brown has spent the last eight years in corporate AV as an Audio Engineer and Account Manager at PSAV in Boston, Project Manager at American Audio-Video in Raleigh, and, most recently, Project Manager at ON Event Services in Raleigh. Brown holds a degree in Audio Engineering from Full Sail University.
“I am excited to join Centrifuge Media to be part of THE creative, innovative production team in North Carolina,” said Brown. “I am ready to utilize my technical background and artistic side to plan, build, and execute fun, memorable events.”
Patrick Carney is a 2014 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with a BA in Global Studies and a minor in Music. While a student at UNC, Carney served as Stage Manager and Assistant Production Manager for Carolina Union Production Services. In addition to those duties, Carney served as an independent production consultant and event planner for various student and faculty events, including TEDxUNC.
About Centrifuge Media, Inc.
Located in Morrisville, NC, Centrifuge Media, Inc. is a full service meeting technology production agency. The company specializes in audiovisual production, design and print services, and technical consulting, primarily in the pharmaceutical industry.