Night Shift Entertainment is centrally located in Boston’s artisanal South End. Founded over twenty years ago, the company was framed around the success of the wedding industry’s most celebrated band, Night Shift. Through time, NSE began developing and establishing new musical artists to satisfy the demand of discriminating corporate and wedding clients. Today, fueled by a strategic partnership between our corporate staff and a select group of world-class musicians, Night Shift Entertainment continues not only to influence, but to lead in an ever changing industry.
As a company, we understand that our clients require a commitment to exceptional business practices, as well as a passion for the art form. Through research and innovation, we are constantly increasing our creative and qualitative value in the market. The NSE brand is recognized by the elite venues, event planners and industry vendors throughout Massachusetts and further afield.
WILLIAM GARSIDERead MoreClose
President and Financial Director
William founded Night Shift Entertainment in 1992. In its infancy, William employed a management philosophy based on integrity and trust. Today, through commitment and teamwork, those same values continue to define the company. He has created a strong management team and is able to identify and recruit incredible musical talent. William holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, and is a self-confessed mountain biking and wine enthusiast.
KAREN GARSIDERead MoreClose
Director of Sales and Event Planning
Karen has over 15 years of experience in the music entertainment industry. Recognized as a leading event consultant, she balances the demanding world of entertainment with grace and humor. Karen received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing and Communications from Regis College. Her love of fashion can be recognized in the artist’s videos and photography . She is a fitness fanatic and an ardent supporter of rescue dogs.
LAUREN HURDRead MoreClose
Sales and Marketing Associate
Lauren is a native of Boulder, Colorado and came to Boston to attend Berklee College of Music. She then went on to obtain a Master of Arts degree in Music Education from Boston University. Lauren’s extensive experience managing recording studios before coming to Night Shift Entertainment has proven invaluable to the company.
CYNTHIA ROGERSRead MoreClose
Artist Development Associate
Combining an MBA and years of experience as a Ralph Lauren fashion consultant, Cynthia is a powerhouse of ideas when it comes to developing talent. Playing on her gift to connect people to people and people to ideas, she is a natural in showcasing talent and producing value for our clients.
AVI FAGANRead MoreClose
Audio Production Associate
Avi attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is the founder of Audient Sound Company. He has been the leading provider of state of the art audio production for Night Shift Entertainment since 2001.
Chief Security Officer
Although somewhat of an underachiever, Remy has moments of brilliance as the company’s CSO. Following her rescue from a shelter in 2006, she has not allowed a physical break-in or cyber security breach to occur. Over the years, her reflexes have proven amazing — she has yet to allow any food to hit the floor and last longer than 3 seconds. She has earned the nicknames — Ramses, Boomer and Muffins.