Chris Tarren

Founder & Production Director


With 30 years in the industry Chris has worked on over 2500 separate events with over 3000 live event days for over 70 different clients in the UK, and Europe.

Chris is our event production director with a hands on overview of all events and brand activations that we produce. Previously he worked for 3 event companies and now provides technical production management and consultancy from his own company Tarren Production Ltd.

In the past 15 years Chris has been instrumental in the start up of, among others, End Of The Road Festival which has sold out every year since 2008, weeks in advance and has won several awards including: best new festival, best small festival and 3 greener festival awards.

Chris Likes; The next project, good cider, good British cheese, deconstructing electronics, his obsession with all Apple products, re-arranging his OCD

Experience & Qualifications

  • 30 Years Live Production Experience.
  • Personal Licence Holder.
  • NVQ Health & Safety – Level 5.
  • NVQ Crowd Dynamics & Spectator Safety – Level 5.
  • NVQ Management & Leadership – Level 3.
  • IOSH Health & Safety.
  • IOSH Working on stage safely.
  • CDM Event Specific Training.
  • Covid-19 Risk Assessment and Event Planning (Webinar)
  • First aid at work (first responder).
  • SIA.
  • Drug Awareness.
  • Entertainment Safety Passport.
  • Electrical safety.
  • Fork Lift / Telescopic handler / Cherry picker – full licences.
  • Driver of any vehicle up to and including 7.5 tonnes.
  • Working at heights training & insurance up to 25m
  • Safe use of ladders and access towers.
  • Competent stage manager & Concert pit trained
  • Fully CRB / DBS checked.

Contact Info

Phone : 01242 806778
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