Rob has been a production designer for live entertainment for over 15 years and his work has been seen by millions of people worldwide, earning him an Emmy Award nomination. He, along with his partner, Anita La Scala, co-founded ARDA Studio, which provides production design and concepts for large international spectacles as well as countless theatrical presentations of all sizes throughout the United States and abroad. Highlights include collaborating on the design concept for the Baku 2015 European Games Opening Ceremony in Azerbaijan and leading the production design team of the Russian Sochi 2014 Olympic Opening Ceremony. ARDA Studio provided the scenic design for the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games Closing Ceremony at the Rogers Centre, featuring the musical talents of Kanye West, Pitbull and Serena Ryder. Recent credits include: Cheddar Broadcast Booth at the New York Stock Exchange, Brian Henson’s PUPPET UP! and Human Nature’s JUKEBOX, at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, as well as Frankie Moreno UNDER THE INFLUENCE at Planet Hollywood. ARDA also provided multiple concepts for themed experiences at Evergrande’s Ocean Flower Island theme park in Hainan, China, and the production design for the Big Apple Circus’ 40th Anniversary Show.