Meet the US Team

William Petz
William PetzFounder & CEO
A Computer Science graduate from Baruch College, Will has held high level technology positions at financial institutions including J.P. Morgan, Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch and Bank of America. A published author, patent pending inventor, world traveler, accomplished salsa dancer and testicular cancer survivor. Will is a passionate entrepreneur recognized for several successful business.
Eze Ramos
Eze RamosEvent Director (NY)
Eze has spent most of his career in the marketing and event planning. Originally from Fort Lauderdale, FL, Eze moved to NYC in 2005 to pursue his dream of working in the entertainment industry. When not in the office, he enjoys DJing for Quiet Events, dancing, karaoke singing, trivia nights, and exploring the world.
TJ Fitzsimmons
TJ Fitzsimmons Sales & Support
Managing programs for years at YMCA, TJ has organized small to large events raising thousands of dollars and giving back to the community with fun, engaging activities for children and adults.
Carol Maugeri
Carol MaugeriSales & Support
Extensive background and experience in promotions and sales. She worked for Conde Nast Publications and other lifestyle companies. Carol works with the Quiet Events client so that their event is a successful and enjoyable experience. In her private time ,Carol is also a Reiki practitioner and volunteers at Ronald McDonald House providing Reiki treatments to caregivers. Carol enjoys cooking for friends, jazz, Paris and she’s a breast cancer survivor.
Sophia Lau
Sophia LauCreative Media Director
Has over 10 years of professional advertising and direct marketing experience. She is also the creator of Quiet Steven (Quiet Events logo).
Joe Quijano
Joe QuijanoEvents Director (San Francisco)
Joe has been putting on events and concerts since his early college days at the University of the Pacific, where he studied Music & Entertainment Business and also started his DJ career. Originally from the Philippines, he is now living in the SF Bay Area, where he enjoys playing golf and surfing.
Juan Cabrera
Juan CabreraEvent Director (Austin)
A Business Administration major at Lehman College (Bronx, NY), Juan originally hails from The Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo). Habla Espanol. Juan moved to Austin, TX with his girlfriend 3 years ago (sorry ladies, he’s taken). At 6’6″ Juan is hard to miss, as you may have guessed, he played basketball in college. When not Quiet Clubbing Juan enjoys yoga, riding his bike and swimming. He’s also a fan of a good Cabernet.
Daria Seriakova
Daria SeriakovaMarketing Manager
After graduating with Masters degree in Music Business from the Northeastern University, Daria moved to New York to pursue her dream of working in live music.
Originally from Russia, she lived in 13 countries, and knows how to say “Hi” in 15 languages.
Mike Bagood
Mike BagoodEvent Director (LA)
After a quick stint in Film School Mike started climbing the entertainment industry ladder. Before long he had a full resume of big reality show, commercials, web content and even some music video.

Mike can make anything happen, you imagine it and he’ll make it come true, try him and see for yourself. He’s ready to take LA by storm and show everyone a good time.

Matt Commodore
Matt CommodoreInventory & Shipping
Born and raised in Long Island City, Queens, Matthew has enjoyed a long and diverse work history in both management and entertainment. In his spare time, he enjoys songwriting, exercise, and attending social events and concerts.
Quiet Steven
Quiet StevenParty Animal
Quiet Steven is the official mascot of Quiet Events. He loves to party and dance. And he is currently single and ready to mingle!

Fun fact:
How did Steven get his name?
Steven is an anagram for Events

Meet the Canada Team

Liz Van Den Akerboom
Liz Van Den AkerboomEvent Director (Ottawa)
As a fellow Canadian, Elizabeth has extensive experience in Sales and Marketing including a business degree in Marketing. She enjoys the challenge of developing new and exciting opportunities. Her background includes running a successful IT company and giving back to the community. She truly enjoys helping others get started in business; giving people opportunities to grow their skill-set. Elizabeth enjoys boating, swimming and spending time with her kids.
Here we come Canada!

Meet the UK Team

Duncan Straint
Duncan StraintDirector (UK)
More info soon
Rachel Plant
Rachel PlantSales & Marketing (UK)
Coming soon!

Quiet Events Worldwide

Quiet Jamaica
Quiet Jamaica
In November 2015, Quiet Events formed an exclusive partnership with a group of passionate Jamaican entrepreneurs. The venture, aptly referred to as “Quiet Jamaica,” was born out of the belief that the Caribbean’s vibrant and trendy culture was a perfect fit for the brand. In just over a year of being formed, Quiet Jamaica has grown to be a formidable force in the Caribbean entertainment industry, offering weekly and monthly events that cater to core party goers, tourists, fitness enthusiasts and teens.
Silent Jump Off Events
Silent Jump Off EventsUS Virgin Islands
After living on the US mainland Houston, New York, Philadelphia, and Atlanta; for over 25 years, Leon relocated to his childhood home, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, to pursue entrepreneurial opportunities. Little did he realize, a casual interest in events production would eventually morph into a sustainable enterprise with a partnership with Quiet Events. The release of the Silent Jump Off Events has been a labor of love and excitement.

Silent Jump Off Events introduced the “Silent Disco” concept, a first of its kind, in the US Virgin Islands.

Shhh…It’s The Jump Off!