About Us


Bill Peterson,
President, Bill Peterson Productions

Bill Peterson
Bill Peterson began his performance career and event production in 1975.  With over thirty years experience, Bill offers his clients unique insight and valuable resources.

Bill Peterson began in the entertainment industry as a pianist and conductor.  His credits include performing with, and conducting shows for George Burns, Joan Rivers, Red Buttons, Kathie Lee Gifford, Mary Hart, Danny Thomas and Rich Little, Bob Newhart, and Tony Bennett among many others.

Bill was musical director for Las Vegas sensation, Danny Gans, Las Vegas’ Entertainer of the Year.  Performances included television appearances on the Merv Griffin Show, corporate and association functions throughout the world, and numerous fundraisers for the St. Jude Research Hospital.

Bill learned first hand the intricacies of producing major live events and was soon approached by major corporations such as Maytag, United Airlines, General Motors, Riddell/MacGregor Sports and St. Jude Research Hospital to produce shows (staging, sound, audio visual aids, etc.), compose musical scores, contract orchestras and negotiate talent contracts.  Bill also had the honor of producing major events for the appearances of Paul Anka, Ramsey Lewis, Buddy Guy, Lonnie Brooks, Diane Schurr, Danny Gans, Jay Johnson, Ron Lucas, John Pinette and Vickie Winans, to name a few.

The Bill Peterson Productions, Inc. team prides themselves on superior customer service. Their high level of integrity, commitment, and personalized service is truly what sets them apart.

Bill Peterson Productions, Inc. provides a wide array of services in the special event industry. From completely producing an event (conceptualization, budgeting, contracting talent, staging and audio visual) to providing individual services for smaller events, Bill Peterson Productions, Inc. treats each event with equal importance.

With offices now located in Chicago and on Hilton Head Island, we offer an array of talent and services to meet your entertainment needs.

Bill Peterson Productions, Inc. served as the exclusive entertainment contractor and special event producer for the Signature Room at the Ninety Fifth located in the John Hancock Center on Chicago’s beautiful magnificent mile for over 20 years.

Services include: Celebrity Talent, Stage Shows, Jazz Entertainment, Theme Parties, Dance Bands, DJs & Orchestras, Theme Entertainment, and Total Event Production.

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Mission Statement

We strive to serve as a model in providing the highest level of professional services in a Godly, straightforward and completely accountable manor. We celebrate and welcome each new day and each new client with gratitude, and trust that they will be satisfied with our work and the level of integrity with which their business was conducted.

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