Paul Kent

UK, Senior Consultant ElectroSonic

Paul has been involved in the entertainment business from an early age starting in theater, working for design and production companies as well as audio-visual technology companies.

As a technology based person Paul has worked on projects around the world, that have won industry awards and acclaim from the millions of guests that have experienced them. These roles have covered the whole gambit from designer through to site level management, across a range of market sectors, including corporate communications, retail environments, museums, science centers, theme parks and live shows. This active understanding of the whole process from concrete pour to opening day and beyond has allowed him success when working on all sides of a project whether that is as a consultant, contractor, owners’ representative or part of the project team. This has allowed him to fit into and build teams for projects that fit seamlessly into the requirements for the projects.

More recently Paul has had a role of business development and consultant, working as part of multiple creative team on show concepts, conceiving blue sky technology concepts and technical direction, utilizing this broad knowledge to produce projects that are innovative and can be successfully operated, for new and yet to be seen parks and entertainment attractions.

Paul has been active in various industry organisations, press articles and speaks often on varying topics.
ABPM European Leadership Council.
Past President and board member of TEA EME Division
Past Committee member of IAAPA EMEA Education Committee