Our Team

Champions build champions. INVENT is supported by the best technical leaders in the industry today. Our network of successful professionals is second to none. Our CEO has helped train thousands of industry experts and industry technicians worldwide. We also work with the nations top AV companies and manufacturers to equip our school with the most relevant industry equipment and tools to produce the most qualified venue and entertainment technology members.

Leadership and Instruction

Roy Scardina

President and CEO

Roy Scardina has over twenty years of experience as an executive within the audio-visuals industry. Roy is the former Senior Vice President & Chief Learning Officer for PSAV, one of the largest audio visual providers in the world.

Noah DeBoy

Director of Education

Noah DeBoy comes to INVENT as a 10-year veteran of the hospitality venue management and corporate event production industry.

Sean Tarantino

Director of Systems Development and Design

Sean has a over a decade of experience in venue management, technical direction, and av system design/builds within the luxury hospitality, live production and high-end corporate industries.

Dave Taylor

Executive Producer

Dave’s credits include 26 years on the Academy Awards, 18 years on the Emmy Awards, as well as various Political Conventions and more.

Marcus Irwin

Senior Producer

Marcus’ clients included: NBC Special Events (Infronts), DreamWorks, Ellen DeGeneres, the MTVMovie Awards After Party and more.

Advisory Board Members

David Benken

Technical Director

David Benken has been responsible for some of the most astonishing behind-the-scenes technical achievements on Broadway.

Malhon Kruse

Stage Manager, Production Supervisor

A true hyphenate, Malhon Kruse has over two decades of experience as a Production Stage Manager, Production Supervisor, Event Producer and Show Caller.