Our Team

Sean Cannon

Sean Cannon

OWNER & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

A New York native, Sean has more than 20 years of experience designing and producing events. In 2003, he founded Event Creative where he now serves as the Chief Executive Officer of both Event Creative and the Venue One locations. Sean has received numerous awards for his efforts including Most Innovative Person in Events 2011 by BizBash, 2011 BizBash Chicago Expo & Awards Best Overall Event Decor for the Steppenwolf Theatre Gala, the Special Events 2009 Gala Award, and the 2009 BizBash New York Event Style Award for Best Fresh Idea.

Lional Rivero

Lional Rivero

OWNER & CHIEF CREATIVE OFFICER

An extensive background in photography and fashion design throughout Europe and the U.S. led Lional to the events industry where she now utilizes her strong creative instincts. With a keen eye for detail and her mantra “We do not fail,” her ability to design, create, and produce events is credited for much of Event Creative’s success.

Shawn Doolin

Shawn Doolin

Executive Chef

Marla Fleishman

Marla Fleishman

Event Coordinator