JC York, President, Classic Entertainment / Wise Guys InterACTive
JC York is President & COO of Classic Entertainment/Wise Guys InterACTive, a diverse performance company specializing in themed characters, Live Digital Animation, Animatronics, Living Statues, Table Heads, DJ/VDJ, Emcees, Photo Booth & Green Screen Photography, Karaoke, Game Shows and more. With a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communications, JC utilized those skills during his time working for Fortune 500 companies, including those as a corporate trainer. Furthering of those skills, JC has gone on to facilitate numerous Board of Director retreats and has led International Leadership Training Sessions. He has also spoken at multiple Hospitality Industry Chapters, and Local, Regional and International Conferences. JC is very involved with event industry associations on local and international levels. He is currently serving on the Board of Directors for the SEARCH Foundation. He is also the current Chair of the international awards program (Esprit Awards) for the International Live Events Association, as well as previously serving as Southeast Regional Vice President, and a Past President of the ILEA Orlando Chapter. JC is also serving, once again, on the Board of Directors of Meetings Professional International Tampa Bay Area Chapter, previously as the Vice President of Communications and now as President for the chapter, as well as continually serving on numerous committees.