BRIAN D. AVERY
SPEAKER
BRIAN D. AVERY

Events, tourism and attractions operational safety expert witness, public speaker/trainer and consultant.

Brian D. Avery is available for speaking...

Brian is an educator, events expert, and experienced risk management professional with a hospitality career that spans more than 25-years.

He is well-versed and adept in every aspect of the safety and events business; from front-line service jobs to executive positions in staffing and safety management.

Brian brings his experience to illustrate the importance of safety policies and procedures to mitigate known and foreseeable hazards at events and venues and explain why it is the industry’s responsibility to mitigate these issues in a meaningful way.

CV HIGHLIGHTS

  • 25+ Years of experience
  • Completed coursework for Ph.D. in Hospitality Ed. (ETA Safety & Risk Mgmt.)
  • M.S. Hospitality Mgmt.
  • Post-bac. Grad. Cert. IE
  • B.S. Leisure (Recreation) Programming 
  • College Instructor (Hosp. & Event Mgmt.)
  • Published

SNAPSHOT

Over 2000
Instructional Hours Taught
Over 100
Legal Cases Involved in
Over 50
Authored Industry Pieces
Over 25
Years of Industry Experience

Involved in over 100 legal matters

Put Brian’s knowledge and experience to work for you… As an expert witness (both plaintiff and defense), Brian has been involved in over 100 legal matters concerning events, tourism and attractions operational/safety and risk management practices.

From case studies to general discussions involving operational responsibilities, Brian can help you understand and mitigate the most pressing issues facing the events, tourism and attractions industries.

Brian is available for:

  • Workshops and Training Sessions
  • Tabletop and Role-Playing Exercises
  • Panel Discussions
  • Keynote Speaking

Educating:

  • Meeting, event planners and suppliers
  • Venue operators and municipalities hosting events
  • Attraction operators, manufacturers and suppliers
  • Sororities and fraternities (Alcohol service and use)

Topics can be customized to address your organization's needs...

Example Sessions

The REP The REP
The REP

Emergency and Disaster Planning—Tabletop Exercise.

OCPS OCPS
OCPS

Patron Safety at Amusement Parks, Fairs and Festivals.

MPI MPI
MPI

Limiting your Liabilities and Exposures to Known Risks.

AIMS AIMS
AIMS

Attractions Risk Management Planning.

XSITE XSITE
XSITE

Meeting and Event Risk Mgmt.: The Best Offense is a Good Defense.

ZBT Fraternity ZBT Fraternity
ZBT Fraternity

Alcohol Awareness: Let’s Be Real… Proper Service and Consumption. 

“ONE CANNOT ENVISION WHAT ONE HAS NOT BEEN EXPOSED TO.”

Previous Engagements and Presentations (Over 40 to date...)

University of Central Florida
Florida Recreation and Park Association
XSITE Exceptional Site Solutions
University of Alabama
Orange County Public Schools
Meeting Professionals International

Testimonials

M. Palmentieri (FFEA Member)
M. Palmentieri (FFEA Member)

“I wish you were scheduled to speak all day, there is so much more that we can learn from you as we continue to try to reduce our “risk exposure” at our events and facilities.”

Rod Gutierrez, Darden/BCD Travel
Rod Gutierrez, Darden/BCD Travel

“On behalf of the Greater Orlando Area Meeting Professionals International (GOAMPI) Board of Directors and the Education Committee, I want to personally thank you for all your hard work and dedication towards making our risk management program a success.”

OFFICE

1948 Durrand Ave., Maitland, FL 32751
(321) 388-6987
brian@eventsafetyservices.com
Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM

Managing Member: Brian Avery

Contact Brian