On Monday 5th September, Wise Productions announced that George Foden will take over the role of Managing Director as David Wise, the founder and Managing Director of 30 years, moves to the role of Chairman.
George Foden has until now, held the role of Director of Events and since joining the company in 2015, has helped Wise Productions to achieve record-breaking growth. Within this role, George has been influential in guiding the company through the recent challenging times and has helped to double the Company’s headcount so far this year. George heads up the team with his expertise and passion and has set his sights on pushing the Company even further into 2022 and beyond.
George has held previous roles as Head of Events and Events Manager at the Queen Mary University of London and began his time at Wise Productions as Head of Events in 2015, becoming a Company Director in January 2019.
George Foden commented, “I’m absolutely delighted to be taking over as Managing Director at Wise Productions. David has been a huge support both personally and professionally over the past 7 years and I’m so pleased that invaluable support to both myself and the Board of Directors will continue as he becomes Chairman.”
As the founder of the Company in 1992, David Wise has been integral to the establishment and growth over the past 30 years. Following his vision, Wise Productions has gone from strength to strength and with George now taking the helm, the Company has expansion plans to ensure their continued offering of live event production, weddings and set and scenery plus increasing their offering in hybrid and virtual events as demand for these increases.
David Wise commented, “I’m delighted for George, the Company, and its’ clients. This allows the Company to continue to grow, deliver stunning events and keep its culture and values.”
About Wise Productions
Wise Productions offers bespoke event production for both live and virtual events, from conferences, corporate dinners and award shows to luxury receptions and weddings.