Our team has over 15+ years of experience in the live events industry. Our experience includes project management, audio engineering, and consulting for large scale concerts, corporate, and political events. We have been a part of live events for brands such as Google, Facebook, CNN, IBM, Ernst & Young, Dollar Tree, Nascar and more. 

We have always had a huge passion for leading and training people and sharing what we've learned. We truly believe that once you become an expert at something, you have an obligation to pay it forward and teach others what you know. And that's what we're building with NLS Technologies. An incredible team that provides exceptional customer services to our clients.

WE're YOUR techS, advocateS, AND FRIENDS.

MEET THE TEAM

No matter how stressful things can get, you can always count on us to bring the smiles and positive energy. You won't find a team with this much enthusiasm and zest for life anywhere but here.

ENTHUSIASM

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Everyone is welcome here. We truly believe everyone deserves compassion and respect. It doesn't matter where you come from, what you believe, or who you are. Here you are always valued and appreciated.

INCLUSION

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With us, you will always get our real and genuine selves. We're not afraid to have hard conversations and show vulnerability. That's what helps us grow. 

AUTHENTICITY

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WHO YOU ARE WHEN NO ONE IS WATCHING MEANS EVERYTHING:

OUR 3 core values

You'll find Cate in office running numbers, doing projections, and managing our staff. She does everything from branding, to culture, to design here at NLS. 

CATE SHANER | CFO & OWNER

NEAL SHANER | CEO & OWNER

THE MANAGEMENT Team

Graham oversees our teams both in the warehouse and on event site. His leadership and logistical brain are an integral part of our company's success. 

GRAHAM MILLER | COO 

Neal's the mastermind behind this entire company. His ability to execute our clients vision is why were so successful. You can't replicate what he can do even if you try!

Matt runs our entire warehouse. His attention to detail ensures a flawless onsite experience for our clients and crew. He is also an avid bike rider and RVA native!

MATT LISK | WAREHOUSE OPS MANAGER

GREGG PETERSON | WAREHOUSE LEAD

OUR CORE CREW

Mike is usually writing quotes, helping the warehouse team, or at site meetings. Every day is different for him and he loves it that way. He is also a talented guitar player!

MIKE NADDER | ASSISTANT PM

Gregg  spends his days organizing the warehouses, prepping and de-prepping shows, and driving trucks. He loves anything involving music and events!

Justin has been in the production world for over 10 years. He plays upright bass for South Hill Banks and Dalton Dash. He is the OG member of NLS!

JUSTIN DOYLE | ONSITE TECHNICIAN

LUKE PEEBLES | LEAD TECHNICIAN

Paxton is our newest addition to the team! He spends his days playing ball with his co-workers. He loves belly rubs, cuddles, and chasing everyones feet!

PAXTON STITCH | CDO

Luke specializes in event production and lighting. Whether it's setting up equipment onsite or problem solving on the fly, he's always up for a challenge!

"In my experiences in working with Neal on various projects and events, he always is very confident in what needs to happen, and no matter what comes up, Neal finds the right solution to make it happen." 

- Dustin M.

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HEAR FROM THE CLIENTS WHO KNOW US 

TRUST IS EVERYTHING.

"Events can be broken down into a few key elements: customer relations, design, execution, and safety. When working with Neal I have always been able to check every one these boxes. Always a pleasure to work with in every phase of production, I look forward to the next event we are able to collaborate on." 

- Doug A.

best.

HEAR FROM THE CLIENTS WHO KNOW US 

TRUST IS EVERYTHING.

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