About

Founded in 2006, Kickstand Productions produces festivals & events at some of the finest venues in the Midwest.  KSP serves as the in-house talent buyers for Subterranean, Beat Kitchen, Wicker Park Fest, and Do Division Street Fest, in addition to producing events throughout Chicago, Michigan, Central Illinois, Milwaukee, and Iowa City.

Our team:

Chicago office

John Ugolini – President & CEO / Senior Talent Buyer

Eric Olsen – COO / Talent Buyer

Joslyn Vosta – Marketing Director

Pat Kelly – Event Director

Seb Alvarez – Assistant Talent Buyer

Bridget Stiebris – Assistant Talent Buyer

Joram Zbichorski – Marketing & Social Media Assistant

Michigan office

Nate Dorough – Senior Talent Buyer

Luke Dean – Marketing & Social Media Assistant 

Nick Peters – Assistant Talent Buyer