John Nichter, Owner

John is a full-time Detective Sergeant for the Fort Wayne Police Department, Indiana. He has been in law-enforcement since 2006. John has served in other public safety role such as firefighting and emergency medical services.  He maintains his Indiana Paramedic license, after obtaining his EMT-basic in 2002. John also hold his FAA Remote Pilots License for sUAS.

John holds a Master's Degree in Management and Leadership from Western Governors University Indiana, and a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Indiana University Fort Wayne. He graduated from the Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana Leadership Academy in 2020. John has severed on the Three Rivers Festival Board of Directors since 2017, and currently is the Board President for the 2021 52nd Three Rivers Festival. John has volunteered for the TRF since 2001, when he started the first aid team.

Upside Event Management Clients

Medic - Clyde Theatre, Fort Wayne, 2018-Present.

Police - Indiana Tech - Fort Wayne, 2022-Present.

Police - Three Rivers Festival, Fort Wayne, 2022-Present.

Medic - Hoosier Flex Championships, Fort Wayne, 2022.

Police - Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Gardens, Ft. Wayne Parks & Recreation, 2019-2022

Police - Foellinger Theatre, Ft. Wayne Parks & Recreation, 2019-2022

Employees represent the following Law Enforcement Agencies

Fort Wayne Police Department

New Haven Police Department

Allen County Police Department