OUR TEAM

Our team is made-up of people who love what they do and pride themselves on creating experiences centered around our clients’ visions. Meet the team below!

Ross Snyder

President

ROSS’ ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Team leader, live events guru, marketing enthusiast, production designer

WHY ROSS LOVES HIS JOB
We live in a time where we have a unique opportunity to bring content to people in ways never previously dreamed possible. As an event management specialist and creative producer, I get to work with clients every day to bring their dreams to life!

ROSS’ PERSONAL MANTRA
“Quality is much better than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.”
– Steven P. Jobs

Emily Goode

VP of Creative

EMILY’S ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Partner in production, day dreamer, office animal wrangler

WHY EMILY LOVES HER JOB
Creative storytelling!

EMILY’S PERSONAL MANTRA
“Live every week like it’s Shark Week” – Tracey Jordan

Allen Ellis

VP of Design

ALLEN’S ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Graphics animator, After Effects magician, White Tie inspector

ALLEN’S FAVORITE HOBBY WHEN HE’S NOT AT WORK
Wiring servers together to make the internet go even faster.

ALLEN’S DREAM DATE
Would involve either a cruise to Alaska or snowboarding in the mountains. Or both.

Chey Tietje

Head of Project Operations

CHEY’S ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Head of office administration, project management captain, vibe manager

WHY CHEY LOVES HER JOB
There’s no better feeling than being a part of a team that turns moments into memories. Also, it’s nice to work in an industry where things are constantly moving and innovating.

CHEY’S DREAM DATE
Oysters on a luxurious beach followed by paddle boarding out to calm waters to enjoy a drink or two.

Nick Zawisa

Head of AV Operations

NICK‘S ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Managing our warehouse and making sure our gear is always in perfect shape both aesthetically and operationally, working alongside the members of our team to fulfill the visions of our clients both on-events and in-planning, as well as any odds and ends tasks that are thrown my way

FAVORITE HOBBY WHEN HE IS NOT AT WORK
I’m a vocalist/guitarist in a local indie band called Breakup Shoes, so my favorite hobby is performing music!

IF YOU COULD LIVE IN ANY SITCOM, WHICH ONE WOULD IT BE
Seinfeld: The show about nothing.

Nate Arnold

Audio Engineer

NATE’S ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Resident audio tactician

WHY NATE LOVES HIS JOB
Every gig is different and I enjoy the challenges each one brings.

NATE’S DREAM DATE
January 3rd, 1734

Kyle Kuo

Business Development

KYLE’S ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Social media expert, experience manager, coordinator

WHY KYLE LOVES HIS JOB
Making people’s eyes glow when they see the finished product of every project or event.

KYLE’S PERSONAL MANTRA
Making it happen. 

Josh Saulson

Event Producer

JOSH’S ROLE AT WHITE TIE
Overseer of audio-visual magic, facilitator of on-site production teams, manager of client-White Tie team communication

WHY JOSH LOVES HIS JOB
For me, there is no greater joy than helping others. As an event producer for White Tie, I have the opportunity to directly contribute towards making our clients’ productions a complete success.

IF JOSH INVENTED A NEW BABY FOOD FLAVOR IT WOULD BE
Culinary Dropout’s Pretzels & Fondue