Meetings, Live Events, and Creative Services.
ESM Productions produces some of the most high-profile, large-scale events across the nation. However, we are also experts in producing intimate events for corporate clients.
ESM Productions is a premier, full-service event production company that specializes in the creative design, planning and execution of high-profile events and broadcast productions. We supply the innovative expertise, resources and state-of-the-art technology to meet a wide variety of production needs and challenges.
EVENT DESIGN & MANAGEMENT
ESM’s professional and dedicated staff provide production management, creative design, labor relations, tour management, budget development, talent acquisition - all of the details that result in a customized, professional and innovative production.
No matter what size the audience is, we help you to convey your message to employees or stakeholders through a dynamic and engaging run of show and content. In addition, we manage all technology, logistics, and production elements, providing a turn-key meeting service.
BROADCAST & LIVE STREAM
ESM is a pioneer in global broadcasts and live streams with large concurrent audiences to television and online hosts.
VIDEO & ANIMATION
We specialize in graphic design, animation, and video editing, ESM’s creative, script-to-screen experts develop custom and elaborate pieces.
Our creative services add to the guest experience and integrate brand standards into your project. We unite the creative and technical elements with a level of expertise that is unmatched by any other company.
We design and develop responsive websites with visually striking layouts and functionality that adapt to any format, including mobile.
ESM develops interactive media helping you to extend your reach to larger audiences and new markets. We assess the best approach for your custom message and then implement the plan.
We create unique experiences and environments to assist brands with consumer engagement and interaction, including design, site selection, and fabrication.
Our OSHA30-certified logistics team manages all labor and ensures safety. We establish labor models and cost estimates, provide on-site labor management, and complete the process with in-house payroll services.
WE HAVE THE KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO BRING YOUR VISION TO REALITY
At ESM, we believe in utilizing the skills of each of our talented and diverse team members. We work as a cohesive group, fostering an atmosphere of support and togetherness that contributes to our many successful events.
As Chair and Executive Vice President, Jenny’s job duties include payroll coordinating, crew and talent travel and hospitality, office administration, and human resources. Jenny oversees ESM Productions’ internal payroll department that processes thousands of union and non-union employees yearly across 20 states. Jenny also oversees production costs and has been responsible for six figure savings across many budgets.
Something you might not know about me is… I enjoy exercising and I’m a Temple University Alumna.
Craig Mirkin has held production technology roles in the entertainment industry for over 30 years and has been a part of ESM from the beginning. Before joining ESM fulltime in 2018, Craig was responsible for the technical planning and execution of over 120 ESM broadcast events.
In addition, Craig has extensive experience with visual effects technology and management as a contributor to over 100 films and commercials while at Industrial Light & Magic and Digital Domain.
Our Creative Director, Chris, is an Emmy® award-winning producer who develops video content, animations, graphics, web designs and code. He is a producer and leading developer of numerous lifestyle television programs for a diverse national and international audience and clientele list. Chris is an imaginative, creative, and resourceful motion graphic designer with extensive 2D and 3D experience.
Ginger came to ESM after spending several years in news broadcast for the Hispanic community of Philadelphia, Delaware and New Jersey as a commercial director, editor and producer as well as production coordinator. She is a graduate of Temple University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies and Production. She is an asset to the ESM team by coordinating events outside the U.S.A since she fully speaks three languages Spanish, English and Portuguese. Ginger’s duties at ESM include managing production crews and vendor relations.
Caitlin Stizza, ESM's Production Accountant, has been working in the music and production industry for several years. After graduating with a Bachelor's degree in Music Business from Nashville's Belmont University, she coordinated and produced touring VIP meet-and-greet events. She most recently honed her production accountant skills as South By Southwest's Production Account Manager after being promoted from Head of Production Assistant.
Meghan is a Philadelphia University alumni with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Management and Merchandising. She brings a well rounded background of knowledge and capabilities that allows her to take on multiple rolls within the company. Meghan works in the office as a Finance Assistant, as well as problem solving and overseeing labor & payroll while on production sites.
Nishika’s role at ESM is as the Assistant to the Executive Producer. She performs a variety of tasks including maintaining records of past events, making Scott’s schedule, and working alongside the Production Managers. Nishika is currently pursuing a degree in Journalism with a focus in Digital Communication and Media at Rutgers University.
Scott and the team were fantastic, they certainly produced an A+ event. We were all thrilled with the press coverage, which set a very nice tone to the launch of our new building and another chapter for Comcast.
Karen Dougherty BuchholzSVP of Administration, Comcast Corporation
Scott and ESM Productions are outstanding to work with during every event, and will always get the job done. Trust me when I say this: you want them on your team.
Larry ShenkVice President of Public Relations, The Phillies
You created a wonderful atmosphere in the room for this very special event. It was a great success, and we simply could not have done it without you!
Jill MichalFormer President and CEO, United Way of GPSNJ