About Us

Our Story

Our Background

Formally known as element audio established in 2012 by Mike, the company has grown, in 2017 Mike renamed One Stage Technical Services, so the company can provide a full event production…

One Stage Technical has been a key supplier of sound reinforcement and lighting solutions, line array hire, concert stage tech solutions, DJ equipment, and more to the events industry from our base in Hereford.
From large live stages at festivals to local political conferences and everything in between, there’s something for everyone.

We provide production solutions for events of all sizes and types, including functions, nightclubs, music venues, bars, restaurants, places of worship, and more.
In addition, we provide technical support to numerous venues 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Our Ethos

We pride ourselves on open and professional working relationships based around high levels of Service, Communication and Creativity.

We began because we saw an opportunity to add quality production support to the music touring, exhibiting and corporate event organising markets. We wanted to combine an agency-style delivery ethos with likeminded crew and high-end, clean equipment… so we made it happen!

Our Features

We offer fully integrated services and equipment,

tailored to your individual needs, Offering joined-up thinking from design through to production. Growing organically with each new project, we’ve learned lots

over the past 8 years and have a wealth of experience to share.

Meet The Team


Mike Vayle


Mike has been at the very heart of One Stage Technical Services since its establishment in 2012 as Element Audio. As the founder and managing director, Mike has used his time and knowledge to build the company from the roots, investing in only pro-grade stock and building a network with other industry-leading contacts.
Mike also has a strong knowledge of IT and has been leading development on our new cloud-based internet systems and upkeeping our website.


Jack Bates


Jack originally freelanced for Element Audio before joining One Stage Technical in 2018. his strong AV background comes from corporate events along with experienced knowledge of festival audio from working with market-leading companies.
Jack is our client face booking events and supplying custom quotes, with a past as a musician and a promoter he understands exactly what your event needs and provides support to fulfil your events.


Chelsea Westlake

PR & HR Manager

Chelsea brings one stage into the 21st century, with a degree in event management and a strong understanding of modern marketing, social media and an eye for quality. She leads our digital content and is responsible for increasing the status and success of our events. when booking an event with us she will be on hand to ensure that everything you do reaches the people that matter. From collating trends and analytics to custom videos and photos. She does the important stuff that we can’t do.
Chelsea makes sure you are visible and is responsible for our Live video systems.

Brands We Trust

Audio Brands

Lighting Brands