Our philosophy is simple...
We're Driven by Creativity

82 South is a full service event production and consulting company with a leading edge on creativity. We are committed
to delivering innovative turnkey solutions to companies around the world.

Our talented group of designers and producers deliver creative solutions for their clients’ business meetings, trainings,
multimedia, special events, product launches, award shows and press events. Each experience is custom designed
to evoke an emotional connection to our clients’ message in the most creative way.


Brian Riha
President, Executive Producer

Brian has over thirteen years of experience working in the event and entertainment industry. His passion is the driving force for creating innovative experiences for his clients. He actively pushes the boundaries in the creative and technical solutions on his projects. In addition Brian is actively involved in the Orlando community, serving on the Board of Directors as President and Executive Producer of Come Out With Pride, Inc.

Favorite quote: “The medium is the message.” — Marshall McLuhan


Matt Riha
Director of Operations

Matt brings over twelve years in management experience and expertise in employment consulting and business management. His role with 82 South allows him to utilize his broad knowledge within human resources, budgeting, operations management and business development. Prior to 82 South, Matt devoted his career to expanding the growth of his offices through superior service and business development while employed with Robert Half, the leading specialized staffing firm in the US.

Favorite quote: “Dreams cant come true if you don’t have any.” – anonymous

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