Brian Long


Brian began his career at Compass Rose Events as an Event Manager and quickly grew into a Senior Project Manager.  In 2014, he took over the company’s operations as Vice President of Operations and became a co-owner. After a successful two years leading the Operations team, Brian moved into the President’s role. His understanding of Compass Rose from the ground up, coupled with his 14 years of event and entertainment experience helps him provide solid leadership for Compass Rose Events.  Brian challenges systems and procedures and constantly is pushing to move Compass Rose forward to remain the industry leader.  Brian’s success comes from his understanding of detailed planning, execution of systems, and the belief of a customer focused approach.

A former football standout at the University of Missouri and Missouri State University, Brian grew up in the Kansas City area but currently resides in the St. Louis region. Brian and his wife, Danielle, have three daughters Lily, Savannah (Savvi), and Paisley (PJ). When Brian is not at his daughter’s dance competitions or coaching soccer, he enjoys watching the Chiefs and Cardinals play.  A longtime enthusiast for the outdoors, he enjoys boating, fishing, rafting and camping with friends and family.


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