Our Team

The BES team on-site
The BES team on-site
The BES team on-site
The BES team on-site
Tom Barnett Operations Director

Founding partner Tom has been there from the start. His heroic exploits are the stuff of legend – through thick and thin Tom knows the show must go on. Tom is pivotal to the operation both in the office and on the ground.

E: tom@b-e-s.co.uk

James Barnett Finance Director

James has his own accountancy practice and has carved out a niche portfolio of local creative companies and musicians. He also holds a finance directorship at a local fine tea importer – Canton Tea Co. His involvement with other creative Bristol companies and his vast experience of all things financial are a key part of BES success and stability.

E: james@b-e-s.co.uk

Jay Bullock BES Marquees Operations Director

With over 10 years experience in the marquee events industry Jason Bullock heads up our tent division. His ethos is simple; understand a clients needs with an honest, straightforward approach, then build a great working relationship with top quality equipment and a genuine service.

E: jay@b-e-s.co.uk
T: 07804 654 020

Lawrence Everett Operations Manager

A master of many trades, Lawrence gets things built, fixed, rigged and hung. With over 10 years of industry experience there are not many situations Lawrence cannot handle. With a recently completed rigging training course and IPAF qualification added to his portfolio of achievements, ‘Loz’ is an invaluable member of the BES team.

E: loz@b-e-s.co.uk

Terry Hayward Sound Technician

Terry has over 35 years of sound engineering experience under his belt – including a key role at legendary sound system manufacturer Thunder Ridge, where he consulted on many sound system and speaker cabinets designs.

As senior engineer on the Jazz stage at Glastonbury Festival for a number of years, ‘Taff’ has engineered some musical legends including Aswad, Jimmy Cliff, Courtney Pine, Hypnotic Drum Ensemble.

Taff is a real fountain of knowledge, and there are not many things electrical he cannot fix, including his fleet of retro Volvo estate cars.

E: taff@b-e-s.co.uk

Rebecca Curtis Production Manager

Rebecca joined BES in 2015 coming from a strong background in theatre and live events. With a Post Grad degree in Production & Stage Management from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and a wealth of experience production managing whilst touring Europe and the US, Rebecca keeps the guys all in check from her position in the office. Most memorably Rebecca has driven Postman’s Van and Fireman Sams’ Fire Engine! Luckily she has an IPAF qualification…

E: rebecca@b-e-s.co.uk

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