Festival Management Group, Inc. (FMG) is a full service event management, production and consulting company headquartered in Delray Beach, Florida. Founded by Nancy Stewart and Bern Ryan, the senior partners are responsible for the creation and production of the “South Florida Garlic Fest” as well as the management of a variety of festivals and events in south Florida. Our teams are often behind-the-scenes running the events. FMG is also involved in more than just the planning and execution of the event. Brand building, marketing and communication strategy, etc. FMG and our associates are experts at the creative, technical and logistical elements that help an event succeed. This includes event design, audiovisual production, scriptwriting, logistics, budgeting, negotiation and, above all, client service. It is a multidimensional profession.
Event management is considered one of the strategic marketing and communication tools by companies and municipalities of all sizes. We sell ourselves on our ability to make anything happen! FMG recognizes it's not always a big budget business and offers a range of packages to suit individual needs. The management of any event is a full-time challenge, and should be entrusted to a qualified professional staff. Our services cover a wide range of entertainment related areas, included but not limited to: Regional artists and entertainment, national touring headlining attractions, wedding entertainment coordination, corporate and special event management and talent buying for festivals, fairs, events and clubs. We cater to the needs of city and state government organizations for programming their theatres, venues, and amphitheaters with great entertainment. We book long and short term; one single performance to a full summer series of excellent community entertainment. Events and Festivals benefit by FMG's knowledge of festival event programming and planning.
At the very heart of how we work is a clear belief that working relationships are the make or break of a good and well run event.