Team Approach

You are part of our team and we are a part of yours.  Regular communication is critical and we pride ourselves on it.

Award Winning

Your job is not to worry about production, your job is to confidently tell the CEO, “It will be a truly memorable event,” and it will be.  

Large or Small

Whether it’s a small meeting for 10 or a conference for 10,000 – we’ve been there.  Every event gets the same attention to detail. 


Our team has over 100 years of combined event and video production experience with hundreds of projects to show for it.

More than an AV supplier…

Anyone can supply creative ideas, first rate equipment and skilled labor for a corporate event. We bring all that PLUS extra levels of depth and understanding along with a wealth of experience to produce world-wide and world-class events.
Whether its working with our partners in Italy to help transport attendees to ancient Rome, in Australia where we showed the attendees how to soar over Sydney, or in Vail raising money for an important charitable cause… we bring your event to life.

We are on YOUR team from start to finish, every step of the way.

Meet the team

Full service staging and video production services…

We have the resources and experience to take a program’s tag line or preliminary theme idea and develop it into an event of amazing proportions.

When you are asked by your peers, “What kind of general session are we going to have?” we give you the confidence to say, “YOU WON’T BELIEVE YOUR EYES!”  When you are asked by your peers, “Have you seen the video?” we give you the confidence to say, “AWARD WINNING!”  When you are asked by your peers, “What kind of breakout sessions are we going to have?” we give you the power to say, “FLAWLESS!”

A few samples

Don’t just take our word for it… click the dots below

"The entire week was amazing for our attendees, special guests, senior executives, speakers, sponsors, everyone, especially me! You are all at the top of your game and I’ve heard nothing but wonderful compliments on how smoothly the conference went, packed with exciting videos, everything! From beginning to end you knocked it out of the park and it was and is a privilege to work with you!"

− Patty Charroux • Manager Global Sales Event Planning , American Airlines

"Reviews are coming in and as predicted, the 95th WAFC Convention was the “best ever!”
Sincere thanks to Shannon, Michael, Paul and Tim and the entire 86Forty crew for your creativity, flexibility and patience. From working on the rally video, staging, script rewrites and “Show Time,” you were all ready, able and willing to make it happen.
The highlights video continues to be a big hit!"

− Carole Christianson • Chief Operating Officer, Western Association of Food Chains

"86Forty is destined for greatness! The team they have assembled is unparalleled in the event production world and having worked closely with Shannon and the team for 24 events I can say without a doubt, they are the best of the best!

I can't wait to work with them again!"

− Tom Gross, Jr. • Emcee, Announcer, Auctioneer American Airlines Celebrity Events

"Creative and professional, we can always count on Paul and the team to produce our most important events and videos. We love working with them because they are nice people who always make us look so good!"

− Lauree Sahba • COO, San Diego Regional Economic Corporation

"Michael, please share with your team a big congratulations on a job well done.
Once again you outdid yourselves!!!! I couldn’t do this without all of you!!!!"

− Barb Swinger • Event Manager, Teradata