George P Johnson expands live production team

Agency George P Johnson has hired James Klein as SVP, live production to be based at the agency's New York office.

James Klein joins George P Johnson
James Klein joins George P Johnson

Bringing nearly two decades of experience to the role, Klein plans to greatly increase the size of the agency's live production team, and expand its services.


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"Today’s brands are more sophisticated than ever about driving their business through engaging live experiences." said Klein. "I’m thrilled to join them in their mission to create transformative live productions for the world’s preeminent brands."

Specialising in creating and capturing events that push creative and technical boundaries, he has worked with clients including Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, MTV, ULTRA Music Festival, Google, YouTube, Pepsi, Mercedes and Coca-Cola.

"Our live production capabilities will continue to raise the bar and create experiences that are both highly effective and differentiated. The industry awards we’re winning are an indicator that the market recognizes our approach," said Chris Meyer, CEO at GPJ.

"With the addition of James to the team, we see significant opportunity to further expand our strategic and creative services onto the stage. His expertise with music festivals and artists will significantly elevate our showmanship and stage designs."

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