Gadget Entertainment AGwas founded in 1994 and is one of the biggest music agencies in Switzerland. Gadget organizes numerous concerts by international artists in Switzerland – at venues ranging from small bars and clubs to the Hallenstadion in Zurich. Gadget looks after the careers of national artists such as Stress, Baschi, Adrian Stern and Pegasus. The agency also offers comprehensive consulting for youth and music marketing as well as strategic management for the entertainment sector and has its own record label.
Incognito Productions AG has enjoyed a successful record both as event agency with innovative and forward-looking event concepts and as promoter and booking agency for music and comedy since the early 90s. Always with an eye on success and projected goals, Incognito looks after its clients and makes use of its know-how to run festivals and events with differing levels of capacity as an independent booking agency.
The two people behind the Bern booking agency wildpony AG, Philippe Cornu and Pascal Rötheli, have decades of experience in booking and promotion and are responsible, among other things, for programming the prestigious Gurtenfestival in Bern. With its focus on communicating the appropriate artistic content for the event in question, wildpony draws up solid event concepts and also acts as consultant in a wide variety of event-specific areas, true to the wildpony motto “more than booking”.
The OpenAir St. Gallen is one of the oldest and largest open-air music festivals in Switzerland. It is the only one of the major Swiss festivals that has taken place continuously since it was founded in 1977. So next year, the OpenAir St.Gallen can celebrate its 40th anniversary. This traditional festival has set the standard in many respects for many years. Not only in terms of its unique location and the high-quality music programme – but also in terms of organization, visitor support, sponsoring management and sustainability.
The SummerDays Festival grew out of the Tufertschwil open-air festival in 2007 and has been held with great success in Arbon right on the shores of Lake Constance since 2009. Thanks to the special mix of open-air festival and folk festival, the attractive programme concept and the idyllic setting, the event has established itself firmly in people’s festival calendar and enjoys a great deal of popularity. Not only in Switzerland, but also in neighbouring Germany and Austria.