Our Staff

Our staff is comprised of full-time professionals in all aspects of the entertainment industry. Our agents are fully qualified to assist you in planning your event, choosing the perfect entertainment and assisting you in other important aspects such as sound and lighting. We can also assist and advise you in marketing and promotion if necessary. With more than 40 years of experience, Triangle Talent, Inc. is YOUR entertainment resource.

David SnowdenDAVID SNOWDEN
C.E.O.
E-mail: dsnowden@triangletalent.com

Dave has produced entertainment events in 38 states and in 2006 he led a team to produce the Closing Ceremonies of the “World Equestrian Games” in Aachen, Germany. The Ceremonies were viewed live by over 40,000 people with it televised in over 35 countries as well as on NBC in the United States. He purchases major headline entertainment for 19 State Fairs, consults major corporations for events and activities. A past Chairman of the Kentucky Derby Festival, Past Chairman for 12 years of the Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau, Past Board Member of Country Music Association, Past City Councilman for City of Jeffersontown, KY for 8 years, presently Chairman of KEMI, “Kentucky Employers Mutual Insurance Company”. Vice President East Kentucky Foods, Winchester, KY. Background in Radio and Journalism.


Clay CampbellCLAY W. CAMPBELL
President
E-mail: campbell@triangletalent.com

President of Triangle Talent, Inc., Clay came to Triangle Talent from his position as Director of Metro Parks of Louisville overseeing 375 employees, golf courses and a $24 million budget. He brought 17 years of experience as Vice President of Events for the Kentucky Derby Festival where he managed 70+ events yearly. He is the past Executive Director for the Kentucky Bicentennial Commission.


Robert BrickleyROBERT BRICKLEY
Vice President
E-mail: brickley@triangletalent.com

Bob has been with Triangle Talent for more than 20 years. He has produced shows for the Kentucky State Fair, Missouri State Fair, Ozark Empire Fair, Ohio State Fair, Tennessee Valley Fair, Michigan State Fair, Tulsa State Fair, and the Washington Town and Country Fair. He has also produced over 150 shows for Corporate, State and City events. These shows have included major concerts, stadium and small arena settings.


SARA SHELTON
Vice President
E-mail: sshelton@triangletalent.com

Sara has been involved in production for over four years. While completing her Business Adminstration degree at Ball State University she produced the student program, Late Nite @ Ball State. Late Nite provides an entertaining, safe and alcohol-free enviironment for the students on Saturday nights. Sara completed an internship with the Event Coordinating department at the Kentucky State Exposition Center. She assisted with various types of events as well as the 102nd Kentucky State Fair. Working with the Exposition Center staff she helped with production of the World Series of Video Games, Kenny Chesney, National Street Rod Association, National Swine Registry Association, Flea Markets and many more shows throughout her internship.


Pam PribblePAMELA Y. PRIBBLE
Single Night Division Manager/General Manager
E-mail: ppribble@triangletalent.com

Her expertise in regional entertainment assists her clients in matching the perfect selection to the event – Weddings, corporate events, country clubs. As a special events coordinator, she has arranged entertainment, coordinated schedules and overseen activities for special events for more than 30 years. She has booked and produced free entertainment at the Kentucky State Fair for more than two decades and the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Chow Wagon for more than 15 years.


MarkSparksMARK SPARKS
Vice President Specialty Acts Division
E-mail: marksparks@earthlink.net

When Mark joined the staff of Triangle Talent, he brought with him years of experience with speciality acts. He has booked and produced fairs and festivals featuring the top-notch grounds attractions across the country. If you are looking for unique acts that will not only draw crowds but will leave your audiences amazed, contact Mark in our Missouri office at 502-594-1276 or email marksparks@earthlink.net


Seth BooneSETH BOONE
Producer/Agent
E-mail: sboone@triangletalent.com

Seth Boone is a recent graduate of Centre College. Seth has a history of producing events during his distinguished college career, including college formals as well as music for various events. Being involved in a variety of campus activities, he was a 3 year Letterman for the Swim Team, and was employed, in various capacities, by the Norton Center for the Arts. For the past five years, Seth was involved in the operations and management of one of Louisville’s largest municipal swimming pools.
While there, he acted as the daily operations manager as well as the event manager for the pool’s many events. In addition, he was a coach of the Plainview Swim and Dive Teams and the Eastern High School Swim and Dive Teams. Seth has also acted as a production and sound technician for a number of church and club events over the last 10 years.


NICKIE GOWIN
Contract Department
E-mail: gowin@triangletalent.com

Our clerical assistant since late 2007, Nickie supports the Triangle Talent staff by directing calls and entering data. She also monitors the contract signature process.


tom_staffTOM NUTGRASS
Club Division Manager
E-mail: nutgrass@triangletalent.com

As manager of the Club Division, Tom has earned a well deserved respect within the club market throughout the Mid-West. He works with venues of all sizes and provides them with his expertise in choosing the perfect entertainment selections. His experience within the entertainment industry provides his clientel with technical advise and know-how in stage and show production.


Randy EmbryRANDY EMBRY
Triangle Talent DJs Division Manager
E-mail: rembry@triangletalent.com

Randy has years of experience as a DJ which helps him in selecting the perfect DJ for your event. His knowledge and experience with recorded music provides his clients with a limitless source of information in creating the perfect atmosphere. Whether looking for the right DJ or needing a list of recommended bands, Randy can help you plan your party.


Paul NoblesPAUL NOBLES
Triangle Talent DJs Division Assistant Manager
E-mail: pnobles@triangletalent.com

Paul’s expertise in assisting his clients includes choosing the perfect music selection and the right Disc Jockey to oversee the event. Each DJ has a unique personality and performance style and Paul will make sure each party, event or reception gets the entertainment to create the mood you want.


Trisha GrattanTRISHA GRATTAN
Comptroller
E-mail: tgrattan@triangletalent.com

Trisha began her career with Triangle Talent as our receptionist and took over the position of bookkeeper/ comptroller in 2001. Her primary responsibilities include billing and accounting.


Brenda WoodsBRENDA WOODS
Creative Director for Tri-Com
E-mail: bwoods@triangletalent.com

Tri-Com is the marketing/public relations division of Triangle Talent. Tri-Com has a varied client roster for which they provide advertising and marketing services including Internet development.


Betsy KronishBETSY KRONISH
Producer and former Manager of Iroquois Amphitheater
E-mail: kronish@triangletalent.com

Betsy Kronish managed Iroquois Amphitheater for three years after retiring from 35 years at The Kentucky Exposition Center. While at KEC, she created events, purchased entertainment and produced Kentucky State Fair event areas including The Coca-Cola Talent Classic. She also coordinated the National Farm Machinery Championship Tractor Pull with over 200 competitors annually and a multi-million dollar income.


Bill WoodsBILL WOODS
Event Production
E-mail: bill.woods@tricompromotion.com

Bill’s expertise includes promotion and marketing coordination, as well as event production. His experience in Tri-Com, the marketing and public relations division of Triangle Talent, includes website development and promotion implementation for a number of clients. He has produced events for the Kentucky State Fair, Du Quoin State Fair, Missouri State Fair and others.