Tim Hayes is an entertainment producer, aviator, business founder and human rights activist based in New York City. Tim has created large scale global events for UNICEF, Amnesty International, The Special Olympics USA, Wounded Warrior Project, Sandy Hook Promise, The Movember Foundation, and other leading NGOs.
He has lead negotiations for the release of political prisoners of conscience in Russia and was instrumental in launching Havel’s Place in St. Patrick's Park in Dublin to memorialize Vaclav Havel’s velvet revolution; the a non-violent transition of power in what was then Czechoslovakia.
Tim founded Productions New York LLC in 2006 and currently serves as the president. Earlier in his career, he worked as a production executive at the Walt Disney Company / ABC. Prior to that, Tim toured the world with leading artists such as U2, Bon Jovi, The Who, and Van Halen settling each show and promoting human rights and democracy around the globe.