Event Production & Coordination

Luis Medina with Mayito Rivera

Luis Medina with Mayito Rivera

Luis was Entertainment Director for MECA  (Mission Economic and Cultural Association) from 1986-1998.  He managed the Cinco De Mayo, Carnaval San Francisco and the 24th Street Festival De Las Americas events during his tenure, coordinating programming for up to 3 simultaneous stages.  He featured varied music from Rock to Brazilian to Salsa, as well as DJs and entertainment.

He was also Entertainment Consultant and Director for SFCAT (San Francisco Cultural Arts and Traditions) from 2011 to 2012, which was organizing the SF Carnaval.

Other events and clients he has worked with include The San Francisco Giants, the Oakland Museum, the NFL Super Bowl Party, U.S. Navy Fleet Week Events, Cultural Music Productions, A.S.R.P. Productions, Terry Pimsleur & Associates, Salsa Dulce Productions, ARAM Productions and San Francisco State University.

Luis has produced and coordinated shows throughout the San Francisco/Bay Area that have featured the following artists, entertainers and speakers:

Mighty Sparrow
Poncho Sanchez
Mongo Santamaria
Calypso Rose
Ricardo Lemvo
Zigaboo Modeliste
(of The Meters)
Ray Sepulveda
Big Mountain
Grupo Coco
Ram Herrera
Soul Vibrations
Willie Colon
Mark Anthony
Los Lobos
Flora Purim and Airto
Pete Escovedo
Charlie Hunter
Lady Saw
Len “Boogsie” Sharpe
Flaco Jimenez
A Lighter Shade of Brown
Jesus Enriquez
Al Rapone
The United Sisters
Garifuna Boyz
The Neville Brothers
Michael Franti
Tito Puente
Eddie Palmieri
President Bill Clinton
Sheila E
Luis Enrique
Manny Oquendo/Libre
Merle Saunders
Maldita Vecindad
Rey Ruiz
Yomo Toro
Bobby Matos
Son Y Clave

Contact Luis to produce and coordinate your next event.