Live Events Manager, Jonathon

Jonathon is our entertainment division director, overseeing departments including our technical stage setup and also our most entertaining and fun events. As the Live Events Manager, Jonathon is responsible for ensuring that AniMinneapolis attendees have a great time by overseeing the entertainment department. This includes overseeing technical stage setup to make sure that concerts, panels, and other events are executed flawlessly.


He works closely with performers, DJs, and other guests to create a schedule of events that will keep attendees engaged and entertained throughout the convention. Jonathon's leadership skills and ability to work well under pressure make him an invaluable member of the team. With a background in safety and security, he is also laser focused on ensuring all of our events are safe for all attendees. is an organization dedicated to bringing fun and geek fandom to the world.