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Executive Profiles

Wes Bailey

Wes Bailey

CEO

Wes Bailey joined 4Wall in 2003 as a shop technician, working at 4Wall while attending college. Early in his career with the company he joined the asset management team and assisted with inventory control and the creation of the company’s inventory database.

In 2007, Wes assumed the role of Director of Marketing for the company, spearheading the rapid growth of UsedLighting.com into a true e-commerce platform while also driving marketing efforts for 4Wall as a whole.

After being promoted to VP of M&A and Product Strategy in 2015, Wes took charge of standardizing product strategy and operational standards for the company while also leading deal sourcing and integration for 11 acquisitions in under three years. In 2018 he was named President and COO of the company and took charge of day-to-day operations, product strategy and infrastructure prior to assuming the role of CEO in 2020.

Having a diverse background working in multiple parts of the company influences how Wes approaches his role as CEO, where he continues to oversee daily operations globally for 4Wall.

Wes received his undergraduate degree from the University of Nevada Las Vegas and is also a graduate of the Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Leadership Development program.

Marc Morris

Marc Morris

CFO

Marc Morris joined 4Wall in 2015 as Chief Financial Officer. His current day to day role includes managing capital market relationships, accounting, financial reporting, and acquisitions.

Marc received a B.S. Degree from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. From Colorado State University. After graduating, Marc served in finance management and business development roles for General Electric from 1991-2005. He also held a position on the Corporate Audit Staff during his time at GE.

Landmark Aviation, a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group, tabbed Marc as their VP of Finance in 2006, a role he served in before joining Evergreen Tank Solutions as CFO in 2007. During his time with Evergreen Tank Solutions, the company doubled their rental locations from 14 to 28 via acquisitions and organic growth.

Marc's experience with financial management of rental equipment gives him a skill set perfectly matched for 4Wall and its growing fleet of nationwide rental assets.

Dan Abdalla

Dan Abdalla

VP of Marketing & Sales

Dan Abdalla joined 4Wall in 2015 as VP of National Operations where he assisted the development and implementation of 4Wall’s business infrastructure. In 2017, Dan was promoted to his current role of VP of Sales & Marketing where he is responsible for planning, developing, implementing and monitoring the overall revenue generation and marketing strategy.

Prior to joining 4Wall, Dan served as Associate Athletic Director for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where he played a leadership role in multiple prominent public/private development projects including the Las Vegas Stadium, to be completed for the 2020 NFL season, and the $70M Thomas & Mack Arena renovation. Additionally, Dan set the strategy and oversaw the team responsible for the department’s private funding efforts.

Dan received a B.A. degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and is also a graduate of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Leadership Las Vegas program. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Las Vegas YMCA and is a Board of Trustee for the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame.

Lindsay Desautels

Lindsay Desautels

VP of Human Resources

Lindsay Desautels joined 4Wall in 2016 as VP of Human Resources. Her day-to-day responsibilities include overseeing the people strategies with a focus on developing and executing recruiting, talent acquisition and employee relations strategies that represent the organization’s culture and values. As a member of the executive team, she oversees HR strategy, programs and initiatives that enhance the employee experience and partners with leaders across the organization.

Lindsay has over 15 years in HR leadership with experience in acquisition integrations and improving HR processes. Prior to 4Wall, Lindsay served as Director of Human Resources for William Hill, where she integrated three companies into one entity and oversaw the HR function for all of the US locations.

In 2011, she obtained her Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) and holds her SHRM-SCP certification through the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM). Lindsay has her B.S. degree from California State University, Sacramento and her M.S.B.A. in Human Resources from Mercy College. She is also a graduate of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Leadership Las Vegas program, Class of 2016.

Brett Puwalski

Brett Puwalski

VP of Operations & Product Strategy

Brett Puwalski joined 4Wall in 2016 as part of 4Wall’s acquisition of Beame where he took on the role of Director of Operations. Brett was initially tasked with the integration of 4Wall PA into the 4Wall system as well as working to systematically standardize 4Wall equipment branding and working to introduce 4Wall into a full service production company from a solely dry hire company. In 2018, Brett was promoted to his current role of VP of Operations and Product Strategy where he is responsible for planning, developing and implementing the operational, purchasing and asset strategies of the company.

Brett has over 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry. Early in his career he worked freelance in various roles where he had the pleasure to learn from some of the industry’s best Lighting Designers, Programmers, and technicians. Brett was one of the founding partners of Atomic Lighting in 2009 that became Beame in 2015, a full service lighting and rigging company.

Brett is a graduate of Penn State University Berks Campus with a BS in Business management. In 2019 he received an online certificate from The Warton School at the University of Pennsylvania in Business Analytics.

Lindsay Desautels

Ryan Walker

Managing Director

Ryan Walker assumed the role of Managing Director of 4Wall Europe in January 2021 and brings over seven years of experience working in an executive role at Smart AV, a video rental specialist that was purchased by 4Wall in March 2020 and became part of the 4Wall group in January 2021.

Based in our 4Wall London office, Ryan plays a crucial role in leading, supporting and developing 4Wall’s growth across Europe as MD of our European arm.

Ryan started his career as an Executive for major accounting firm EY in London, before meeting Darren Poultney, Director of Global Client Strategy and former Founder & CEO of Smart AV, and joining the Smart AV team as Financial Director in 2014.

His role soon evolved and grew, as did the company, which gained an impeccable reputation for delivering the latest in video event technology to exhibitions, airshows, retail, conferences and more.

In 2015 Ryan assumed the role of Managing Director working alongside Darren to further steer the company’s growth and expand its presence beyond Europe, resulting in the company joining 4Wall in March 2020.

Ryan is a forward-thinking and hands-on leader, working closely with every team at 4Wall, from operations to sales, and understands every facet of the business. Ryan has a firm grasp on where the company is now and where it will be in five years time, and most importantly, how we will get there.

Lindsay Desautels

Darren Poultney

Director of Global Client Strategy

Darren Poultney started his journey at 4Wall as the founder and CEO of Smart AV, a company he worked tirelessly to build from its origins in 2005.

Starting out with just two screens for hire, Darren established Smart AV as a small start-up with a desire to bring a new level of service to the event technology industry. He has since grown the company into a multi-million pound business that has evolved to offer clients more than just AV; including interactive technology, LED, digital products, service and support and content management.

Darren has spent over two decades working in the audio visual industry and has championed excellent customer service and dedicated staff as the key pillars of his company growth and success, resulting in a hugely successful business in Smart AV across the video and interactive event technology field.

When it comes to supporting clients, Darren brings an unfailing dedication to every project he’s involved in, a practice that has underlined Smart AV’s success and impacted already on 4Wall’s growth, with the conception of an extended reality studio, SmartStudioXR, in London.

Darren is known for his strategic outlook on business and technology and his status as a thought leader in the AV and event industries. Darren brings dynamism and experience to his role as Director of Global Client Strategy at 4Wall, as well as new ideas to ensure the company is always at the forefront of the latest technology.

Everyday Darren exudes energy and passion for the AV industry, guiding and mentoring his management, sales, operations and projects teams to continue to push the company to the next level as a team.

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