10 Questions with Mark Sheldon

10 Questions with Mark Sheldon

Meet AOO Events COO Mark Sheldon!

Mark utilizes 30 years of professional event experience to partner in managing and operating AOO Events. Having occupied almost every niche of the special events industry, Mark has a unique talent for getting to the source of any challenge and quickly implementing the solution.

With a know how for operations and management, Mark understands that the keystones of successful execution require detailed planning and decisive problem solving capabilities. He has spent much of his time perfecting systems and procedures specifically geared toward special events. Assembling and honing a professional team has been Mark’s focus and his leadership is paramount in pumping the oil that keeps the AOO machine running.

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We recently caught up with Mark to ask him our signature ten questions and we’re thrilled to share his answers here:

How did you get started in the special events industry?
I fell down and could not get back up

What is your favorite sports team in LA?
West Hollywood cheerleaders

What is your favorite museum in LA?
LACMA

Rooftop pool or indoor pool?
Roof top (even if is raining)

What is your favorite brunch spot in LA?
Anywhere with an outside patio

Favorite cocktail trend of all time?
Tequila silver chilled or frozen, up with half salted rim

What is your favorite annual event in LA?
Hmmmm, can’t think of one

What destination would you recommend for a nearby staycation?
Big Bear or Lake Arrowhead or Death Valley (too far away?)

What is your favorite special event venue of all time?
South Beach Miami (on the beach) for fun, Saddle Rock Ranch for serene, Chicago Central Station for awesome

If you could work on any special event in the world, which one would it be and why?
Special Olympics because it brings out the best in everyone and gives the opportunity to highlight diversity in every way.

Contact us at info@aooevents.com.for your next special event.