Our Team

We are not just one person and we understand the team is what makes our events successful. From the Project Manger who specs and sells the event to the NOC (network operations centre) who setup and remotely support our onsite team our staff are our most important asset. They are what turn rental items in to a solution and we believe we have the best available!

attend2IT aims to provide a flawless and complete Event IT Service.  Its not just WiFi! We also offer a large range of services to support the Event industry, from silent auction texting to webstreaming attend2IT is a company you can trust to get the job done. First time – every time. attend2IT understands the unmovable deadlines of the Events industry, we are very much an event company first. 90% of our work is temporary installs and 99% is for the events industry.

Based in Hertfordshire we are ideally placed for events across the UK. We travel extensively across Europe and sometime the world to support our clients in their international events.

FREELANCERS
We are constantly on the lookout for good technically minded freelancers. Please e-mail jobs@attend2it.co.uk if you would like to be considered.

STAFF
We are expanding, get in touch if you are interested!

Junior Event IT Technician
Web Developer

Dominic

Dominic Hampton

Position: MANAGING DIRECTOR

Dominic attended Birmingham University, where he secured a solid grounding in the events industry before joining AVSC and worked his way up to Area Manager. He moved around the country from Manchester back to Birmingham, working on small and large events, before moving back to the South to start a family.

After a few years freelancing, and seeing the opportunity to meet the IT support needs of the events industry, he started attend2IT. As the company has grown he now supports the on-site teams from the NOC as well as on-site for more complex shows.

Dominic Hampton

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Dominic attended Birmingham University, where he secured a solid grounding...

Andy

Andrew Hanson

Position: TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Andy studied Chemistry at Birmingham University before moving to Cardiff to start his PhD. Deciding that Chemistry wasn’t for him, Andy went off to work in the events industry as a hotel AV manager before working for a number of AV companies and finally going freelance.

He helped start up attend2IT and as the company has grown he now supports the development team as well as writing software for some of our more complex projects. He can also be found on-site Project Managing during our busier periods.

Andrew Hanson

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Andy studied Chemistry at Birmingham University before moving to Cardiff...

Toby

Toby Hartley

Position: PROJECT MANAGER / WAREHOUSE COORDINATOR

Toby studied Audio Systems at University and began working at a leading events company, he migrated to attend2IT late 2015 to focus on specialising his career in IT.

He started as an event IT technician and quickly moved up in the company. Now with his own jobs and clients he is an excellent project manager and engineer, running multiple large-scale events each year. He also looks after the logistics of the warehouse, ensuring correct levels of kit are maintained.

Toby Hartley

PROJECT MANAGER / WAREHOUSE COORDINATOR

Toby studied Audio Systems at University and began working at...

Colin Allen

Position: PROJECT MANAGER / H&S COORDINATOR

Colin studied acting at college, but soon transferred to the dark side and started a career in technical theatre. Following more than 10 years working in the live events industry as a technician, manager and H&S supervisor on events from Fashion Week to Peppa Pig, he migrated to attend2IT 2019 to focus on specialising his career in IT and Health and Safety.

His background in live events and specialist understanding of health and safety ensure that our onsite and warehouse operations are always at the forefront of the industry in best practice.

Colin Allen

PROJECT MANAGER / H&S COORDINATOR

Colin studied acting at college, but soon transferred to the...

Ryan

Ryan Coppen

Position: PROJECT MANAGER

Ryan achieved a diploma in engineering from Meridian School and joined attend2IT as an event IT technician in 2014.

After quickly adapting to the fast paced environment of the events industry and running many of his own jobs, he was made a Project Manager in 2016 and continues to develop in the company.

Ryan Coppen

PROJECT MANAGER

Ryan achieved a diploma in engineering from Meridian School and...

Sophie

Sophie Parkins

Position: LOGISTICS AND NOC MANAGER

Sophie has an NVQ in Business and Administration (OCR Level 3) from Hertford Regional College. Since joining the team in 2016 Sophie has gained key technical skills and completed Ruckus training.

She now looks after the NOC and logistics in order to support our on-site teams and long term hires. In her spare time Sophie enjoys country activities and is currently Chair of North Herts Young Farmers Club.

Sophie Parkins

LOGISTICS AND NOC MANAGER

Sophie has an NVQ in Business and Administration (OCR Level...

Ellis Carter

Position: Senior Event IT Technician

Ellis studied at Long Road Sixth Form and started out in Freelance Design and Photography before becoming a Music Producer and DJ.  After receiving the honor of being on BBC R1 “Record of the Week” and getting to #19 in the charts he decided to get a proper job!

Ellis Joined us in 2018 and continues to add to his knowledge of computing and networking.

Ellis Carter

Senior Event IT Technician

Ellis studied at Long Road Sixth Form and started out...

Rob Shelford

Position: EVENT IT TECHNICIAN

Rob joined us in March 2020 whilst working towards hiss Cisco CCNA.  Previously working as a Senior Chef in a 5 Star Hotel, Rob is good at feeding the crew when we are staying away! In his spare time Rob has a keen interest in Web Creation and likes to travel.

Rob Shelford

EVENT IT TECHNICIAN

Rob joined us in March 2020 whilst working towards hiss...

Kieran Watkins

Position: EVENT IT TECHNICIAN

Having taken an ICT level 2 at North Hertfordshire College, Kieran took an apprenticeship with a large car manufacturer.

Deciding to return to his passion for IT, he joined attend2IT in early 2018. When not travelling around Europe for the company he can be found swimming, playing badminton or playing computer games.

Kieran Watkins

EVENT IT TECHNICIAN

Having taken an ICT level 2 at North Hertfordshire College,...

Chris Peake

Position: TRAINEE EVENT IT TECHNICIAN

Chris joined the company in 2019 after studying vehicle technology at SSC, and work experience with BTCC race team BMR.

Keen to pursue a career in the events industry Chris joined as a Trainee Events Technician and has assisted on some of our biggest events. Outside of work you can find him working on his car, drawing and gaming.

Chris Peake

TRAINEE EVENT IT TECHNICIAN

Chris joined the company in 2019 after studying vehicle technology...

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