The Company Profile
- Play With A Purpose is the turnkey source for successful events, ranging from a creative teambuilding program for a corporate convention to a one-of-a-kind event marketing promotion.
- We specialize in creating and producing impactful interactive events in which participants remember your company, your product and your message.
- Since 1992, our custom designed team building events have brought individuals together through participation and “Play with a Purpose”. We create events for groups ranging in size from 8 to 20,000 participants
- All events, from Las Vegas to Orlando, are created and operated by our Orlando team building experts, to ensure maximum participation, safety, and enjoyment by the participants while achieving corporate goals.
Who we are
These fun people are the ones that make Play work. They make your life easy, make you look good, and create rave reviews for all your events. If you’ve ever planned an interactive event, you know how much research, energy and creativity go into making it a WOW experience for your guests ~ and this is the team that WOWS ‘em.
We love the hard work that goes into this, and also realize how incredibly blessed we are to get to play for a living. When you book Play with a Purpose, you work with inspired, heartfelt, dedicated Orlando team building experts that are creative extension of your own team. Passion goes into all that we do.
We truly live by the Ben & Jerry’s credo:
“If it’s not fun, why do it?”
And yes…we love ice cream!
Meet our Team Building Experts
Creating exciting team building events everywhere, from Las Vegas to Orlando
Sharon Fisher – “Idea Sparker” (CEO)
Favorite PWAP event: Toy Shoppe; I love seeing the faces of the kids who are surrounded by toys that’ll be donated to their organization.
Favorite type of vacation: Anything near the ocean and where shell collecting is good.
Favorite Song: “Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing” – Michael McDonald
Your job role in two sentences: Always thinking about “what’s next” and generating new ideas. Speaking at conferences and consulting/brainstorming with clients on how to make their meetings and content more interactive and relevant.
Favorite Sport: To play, my favorite is softball. To watch, I am an avid NASCAR fan (of course this manifests itself in my driving!)
Interesting tidbit about you: In the Guinness World Records Book twice ~ for creating the world’s largest key lime pie – 15’ in diameter and for creating the Longest Paper Chain in under 3 minute.
If you’re not working, you’ll be found: I love to work! But I also love to grow orchids and flowers, and spend a lot of time gardening.
Anything else interesting about you: Have a cat named Kipurr who fetches copies and faxes off the printer for me.
Brandi Tice, CMP – “Hero Maker” (Director of Sales)
Favorite past-time: Running and attending Concerts
Favorite PWAP event: Caring Connections; I love helping people get to know each other and at the same time being able to help our military
Your job role in two sentences or less: I work with our clients to find the perfect teambuilding activity to fit in with their company philosophy and meeting theme.
Favorite Sports Team: Penn State Football and Redskins
Interesting tidbit about you: I worked at Star Tours at Disney when I was sixteen.
Favorite Quote: “I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done. “- Lucille Ball
If you’re not working, you’ll be found: I would be with my son and husband at the park or walking around our neighborhood. I love spending time with my family.
Ashley Schmid, CMP – “Puppet Master” (Event Manager)
Favorite game: Clue
Favorite PWAP event: Happy Hour Cook-Off, because I can eat salsa and guacamole for days!
Your job role in two sentences or less: I make things happen! Targeting core skills, creating games, and having FUN!
Favorite Sports Team: UCF Knights! Charge on!
Interesting tidbit about you: I am the only natural blonde in my family.
Favorite Quote: “If love be the food of music, play on” – Shakespeare
If you’re not working, you’ll be found: Playing in the theme parks with my husband or bonding with my pets!
Anything else interesting about you: I love animals, reading, Disney, and Josh Groban 🙂
Heather Miller – “Jack of All Trades” (Sales and Marketing Manager)
Favorite game: Foosball
Favorite TV Show: Big Brother
Favorite PWAP event: Go Team Techno Race—because I design all the games!
Your job role in two sentences or less: I create custom experiences, and manage Play’s marketing department.
Favorite Sports Team: UCF Knights! Charge on!
Interesting tidbit about you: I love Heinz ketchup, and I use it on almost everything I eat.
Favorite Quote: “Head up, stay strong, fake a smile, move on.”
If you’re not working, you’ll be found: Home relaxing watching Netflix or out in the world going on adventures!
Favorite type of vacation: Cruises
Jonathan Romero – “Fun Maker” (Production Manager)
Favorite board game: Chess
Favorite PWAP event: ‘Lympics – I like anything that gets the body moving, so that’s an obvious choice for me.
Your job role in two sentences or less: TCB -Taking Care of Business
Favorite Sports Team: Chelsea FC
Interesting tidbit about you: Born in Brazil, and grew up in England and then Gainesville, FL.
Favorite Quote #1: “If the path before you is clear you’re probably on someone else’s” – Joseph Campbell
Favorite Quote #2: “Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character.” – Lao Tse
Jennifer Lienhard – “The go-to-girl” (Event Coordinator)
Favorite game: Telestrations, Mille Bornes, Scattergories
Favorite PWAP event: Funky Furniture! I love seeing attendees get creative while fixing old furniture for a good cause.
Your job role in two sentences or less: Assisting with the planning and preparing for upcoming events as well as helping out on site.
Favorite Sports Team: Atlanta Falcons!
Interesting fact/tidbit about you: I love to travel! Places I’ve never been and want to visit include California, Alaska and Costa Rica.
Favorite Quote: “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” – Neale Donald Walsch
Anything else interesting about you: If I won the lottery, the first thing I would do is donate to animal charities because I love animals