Hargrove welcomes new Senior Vice President of Operations


Hargrove, a growing experiential events, exhibits, and expositions company, is thrilled to announce the hiring of Scott Finlayson as the new Senior Vice President of Operations.

Finlayson came to Hargrove with a wealth of experience from world-class organizations such as Disney and Universal Studios.

Scott started his career at the Disneyland Resort in California where he managed Operations, Stage Shows, Parades & Fireworks, Stage Management & Talent Operations. He later served as the Director of Entertainment Operations for Universal Studios Hollywood, where he was responsible for the delivery of all shows in the park, cartoon character and atmosphere entertainment.

Most recently, he was the Chief Operating Officer for Blue Man Group, where he also served as Senior Vice President, Theatrical Productions, and Senior General Manager, Live Productions throughout his decade of service to the company.

“Scott is an inspired leader who in known for his ability to create working relationships at every level of the organisation. His superior management style, strategic oversight and deep understanding of the inner workings of events and theater production make him a perfect match for Hargrove and our commitment to operational excellence,” said Tara Higgins, President.

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