President & Managing Partner, About Entertainment, LLC
Danny Bergold has over 20 years experience in the entertainment and event production industries. He began his performance career as a young boy, playing the role of Tom of Warrick in Camelot starring Robert Goulet. He went on to appear in over 50 musicals in New York City and around the world including Crazy For You, Saturday Night Fever, West Side Story, A Chorus Line, Music Man, Cats, Oklahoma, The Sound of Music and 42nd Street. Along the way he earned his BA from the University of California, Irvine where he studied the performing arts. In 2003 he left the performance industry where he would begin his career as an entertainment producer. He worked briefly for Broadway producers Ted Tulchin and Richard Frankel Productions, two of the world's most distinguished Broadway producers and general management companies. In 2005 he left the Broadway industry to run the entertainment division at the award winning, New York based, event production company, Empire Force Events. While there, Bergold, along with the Empire Force Events' entertainment division, produced hundreds of entertainment experiences including dance bands, custom shows, solo musicians, variety acts, and world-class performances by Diana Ross, Tony Bennett and the Gipsy Kings to name a few. Bergold is active in multiple industry associations such as the International Special Events Society (ISES) where he recently served for three years on the board of directors for the New York Metro Chapter and is currently serving on the International Membership Development Committee, ISES LA Marketing Committee and the International Eventworld Committee. Bergold was proud to be the recipient of the 2008 ISES New York Metro Spirit award as well as an Event Solutions Magazine 2008 Spotlight Award finalist in the category of Rising Star. Bergold enjoys playing golf and spending time with his wife, family and friends.