Ready. Set. Impact.

Events have power. The power to connect and inspire.

When people come together, ideas take root. Relationships are built. Real change happens.

With imagination and skill, the latest technology, and a passion for excellence, we create innovative event solutions.

Our global team of creators, innovators and experts transform events into immersive, collaborative experiences that deliver real results.

Encore. Events that Transform.

Our Story

We’ve been creating memorable event experiences that connect and inspire for decades. With a customer-first mindset and a hospitality focus, our network has an unmatched breadth and depth of event production services in the Encore network to support our customers through every step in the event planning and management process.

In partnership with event planners, hotels, venues, agencies and staging customers, our networks creates and executes thousands of events annually – in person, virtual and hybrid – of any size, at any venue, anywhere in the world. Our core values are embedded in our DNA, and our team members are innovators and collaborators at heart – highly trained experts that intuitively combine creative, production and technology services to deliver unparalleled service excellence for you.

Global Reach. Local Insight.

Our global and local network of industry experts allow us to offer something no one else can. You get the expertise of a partner that understands local nuances with the vast resources of a global leader to deliver the same level of service excellence, time after time — no matter where your event takes you.

Whether it be a hotel, convention centre, restaurant, museum, or other event space, our network has a global reach to deliver a consistent experience and measurable results.


A World of Resources

  • Thousands of industry leading experts in our network
  • 2,100+ In-house venue locations in 23 countries
  • Global network of regional warehouses
  • Global production capabilities
  • 1,7 Million in-person, virtual and hybrid events produced annually
  • #1 Provider to hotel chains


Consistency Means

  • A unified experience for you and your participants in any venue or location.
  • A partner that has knowledge and understanding of your event goals.
  • Saving time on on-boarding new team members for every event.
  • A clear understanding of your brand and message.

Purpose, Mission, Values


The Encore brand is built on the foundation of our purpose, mission and values. We represent these ideals in the way we serve our customers and team members globally.

Our Purpose

To connect and inspire people.

Our Mission

To be an invaluable partner on our customers’ journeys

Our Values

To deliver world class service, see the big picture, value people, drive results and do the right thing.

We Are Different


Through relentless research and thought leadership our designated teams set the industry standards in innovation.


Listening closely to our customers is key to developing a highly personalized approach to each event partnership.


With a rich heritage of end-to-end solutions and in-house capabilities, our passionate teams are highly skilled at delivering measurable results.


No matter where you are in the world, our commitment to customer service and operational excellence is unparalleled.

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Corporate Overview

In 2021, our network aligned our portfolio of companies under a new master brand and assumed the name Encore.

Encore EMEA unites industry leaders; PSAV, Hawthorn, AVC Live, KFP and eclipse into one industry powerhouse. As a result, our combined industry leadership, end-to-end event capabilities, innovative technology and service excellence delivers world-class service to all of our stakeholders across the EMEA region.

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Our leadership team of seasoned hospitality-focused experts define industry standards around the world.

Scott Nodsle

Scott Nodsle

Scott Nodsle is Managing Director, International Operations, with oversight of APAC and EMEA. He is responsible for supporting the Encore teams, partn... Learn More
Stefica Divkovic

Stefica Divkovic

Stefica Divkovic was named Managing Director of Encore for the EMEA region in March 2024. She is responsible for the development and delivery of the c... Learn More
Des McEwan

Des McEwan

Des McEwan is Chief Financial Officer for the EMEA region, with the Finance, IT and Legal teams reporting to him. Des is a trusted partner to the b... Learn More
Sacha Morazain

Sacha Morazain

As Group Venues Director – EMEA, Sacha plays a pivotal role in ensuring the seamless delivery of financial, operational, and service excellence acro... Learn More
Fiona Robson

Fiona Robson

Fiona is a customer-focused, strategic leader with extensive international industry experience, gained both in commercial roles with global hospitalit... Learn More
Simon Wood

Simon Wood

Simon Wood joined Hawthorn over 20 years ago when the company employed only 5 people, rising to Director of Projects, responsible for Production and n... Learn More
Amy Parkin

Amy Parkin

Amy Parkin joined Encore in 2021 and holds the position of Group HR Director, EMEA. Amy is responsible for structuring and leading HR Centres of Ex... Learn More

Industry Advocacy

Our participation and support is paramount to maintaining and strengthening the events industry.

We do so through engagement, volunteerism, board participation at global and local organizational chapters throughout the world, in-person, hybrid and digital event production, as well as thought leadership and education.  

Leading Global Event Production Partner, Encore, Announced as Latest Member of the World Sustainable Hospitality Alliance

May 24, 2024
News Release

Encore, the leading global event production partner, proudly announces its affiliation with The World Sustainable Hospitality Alliance (the Alliance)– an alliance consisting of nearly 50 like-minded members, collaboratively addressing critical challenges impacting the planet, people, and places worldwide. Encore has been working for decades to illuminate a brighter future by connecting and inspiring people to … Read More

Encore Announces Illuminating a Brighter Future Responsible Business Platform

March 28, 2024
News Release

The company also appoints Patrick Sullivan as Director, Global Sustainability Encore is pleased to announce a new platform for responsible business, Illuminating a Brighter Future. The platform unites Encore’s breadth of initiatives that make the world a better place through a spotlight on people, spotlight on planet and spotlight on responsibility. As a hospitality company with a commitment … Read More

Encore Adds Stefica Divkovic to Global Leadership Team 

March 25, 2024
News Release

Encore, a leading global event technology and production services company, has named Stefica Divkovic the Managing Director for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). In her new role, Divkovic will develop and execute Encore’s strategic plan for the EMEA region.   Divkovic has extensive experience driving business growth, managing operations, and transforming corporate cultures in … Read More