Keith Watson grew up on a farm in his native Alabama and learned the value of customer service from his father’s propane gas business and his mother’s catering business. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in theatre from Birmingham Southern College and had an extensive career in the performing arts in New York City prior to joining forces with his wife, Roberta, to open Keith Watson Events.
Keith has numerous years of professional event planning experience working at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Bankers Trust (Deutche Banke) on Wall Street, and Callaway Gardens resort in Georgia.
Watson’s talents as an event designer and producer have been exhibited at numerous venues including Madison Square Garden, Jacob Javits Center, Boston Opera House, Boston Gardens, Stephen C. O’Connell Center, University of Florida Emerson Alumni Hall, Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Harn Museum of Art, Guggenheim Museum, the New York Museum of Natural History, and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to name a few.
Most recently Keith was awarded with the BizBash Award for Event Producer of the Year.