Work Experience

  • Bellagio - "O"

    2001-2006 | Entertainment Training Manager

    * Planned and Coordinated Managers Summit for Heads of Department * Developed, coordinated, and instructed in-house training courses and Department New Hire Orientation * Managed all Safety courses, seminars, and required division training for all technicians * Sat on the Department Safety Committee Board * Sat on Property Safety Council Board * Updated and maintained on-line records for the entire department * Handled all Educational Assistance and Conference Seminar request * Facilitated AHA CPR, AED, and First Aid to Theatre Technicians * Administered general HR functions for the department * Oversaw Division compliance with all safety regulations

  • Bellagio - "O"

    2006-2008 | FFX Technician

    * Operated 520iStrand light board for Shows (Continued) * Ran Stage Right and Stage Left Show Cue Tracks * Maintained High Pressure Fog System * Facilitated Confined Space Classed for Showroom and Engineering * Troubleshot and Maintained Smoke Machines * Repaired and Maintained Hydraulic Systems * Kept Pool Chemicals Balanced

  • Bellagio - "O"

    2008-2014 | Show Carpenter

    * Executed Show Cue Tracks * Fabricated and Maintained Props * Facilitated CPR/AED/First Aid Classes * Facilitated Genie Lift Classes

  • Mandalay Bay - MJ One

    2014-2018 | Lead Rigger/Rigger

    * Preformed Show Cue Tracks * Fabricated Acrobatic Equipment * Inspected and Maintained Acrobatic Elements * Facilitated Forklift, Boom Lift, and Aerial Work Platform Classes * Ran Show Lead Cue Track and Managed Rescues as needed

  • Foy Inventerprises, Inc.

    2006-Present | Machinist/Fabricator/Welder

    * Build Winch Motors * Test and Trouble Shoot Winches * Maintain and Assemble Harness Buckles * Machine Custom components for Flying Systems * Fabricate sheave Components for Flying Rigs

  • New York-New York - Zumanity

    Head Rigger

    Rigging Supervisor for Cirque du Soleil's production of Zumanity. Responsible for managing a department of eight and the rigging safety of the show. I was also responsible for scheduling, maintenance and improvement of anything related to rigging in the showroom.