Over the last 20 years, Joe Lewis has been involved in live television and event production, working as the driving force behind some of the biggest live fan experiences television events, and sporting events in the world.
With humble beginnings in the mailroom of Sony Pictures, Joe fought through the ranks of the entertainment industry to build a full-service production, design, build and event business, Joe Lewis Company (JLC). In late 2019, JLC became the majority investor in television format leader Small World International and launched a partnership with a leading hologram platform PORTL.
The firm boasts a world-class, multi-disciplinary tribe; all armed with a wide range of in-house resources and services. In addition to the top TV and Film Studios, some clients include the NFL, Oscars, MGM, Netflix, LA Chargers, AEG, MAC Cosmetics, ViacomCBS, NBA, BET Networks, Warner Media Group and William Morris / Endeavor among others.
In addition to leading JLC, Joe serves as Producer of The Oscars Pre Show, Grammy Awards Red Carpet, and the Special Olympics World Games. He is an Entertainment Advisor for the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4). In March 2020, he launched the Entertainment Industry Resource as a single-source COVID-19 health & safety services compliance resource for productions and events. He is passionate in his support of Special Olympics International and his scholarship fund supporting students with unique potential – Big Dreams.