Jon Riggert joined the Paragon 360® family with over a decade of experience in theatrical, corporate, and church AVL technologies. A graduate of Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri, he holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications and Theatre. Jon is passionate about technology, but also has an eye for creative excellence and artistic integrity for the client’s vision.
Prior to joining the Paragon 360® team, Jon served in multiple capacities at Sight & Sound Theatres in Branson, Missouri. During his time there he was was responsible for master electrician work, programming for performer flying, maintenance of various special effects, and in-depth video design using multiple projectors, media servers, local networking and LED video walls.
Jon’s other experiences in the AVL industry including serving as the Assistant Technical Director at Pike Auditorium at Southwest Baptist University, Assistant Media Director and Lead Lighting Designer at North Point Church in Springfield, Missouri, and as a Lighting Technician for Royal Caribbean Cruises. He also served as a Lighting Engineer for the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., and oversaw lighting logistics for national Broadway tours for Clearwing Productions in Phoenix, Arizona.