Mike Fritz, Production Specialist – Mike Fritz has managed operations and event production, with a special expertise in large-scale events, since 2006. Prior to joining Liquid as a production specialist, Fritz was an event tech and foreman with leading Chicago-based event producers, Frost, as well as a professional facilitator at Corporate Event Interactive. In these roles, Fritz oversaw a range of technical elements including electric, lighting, audio/video, staging, rigging, set building, logistics, warehousing, and transportation for notable events such as President Obama’s first state dinner on the south lawn of the White House, Chicago’s famous Green Tie Ball, and many Pritzker family events, corporate shareholder meetings, fundraisers, as well as other prominent events. Fritz carries a CDL Class-C license, and received both an Associate of Arts and Associate of Science from Northwestern Michigan Community College prior to attending Western Michigan University to study environmental, biological and chemical science.