AFX PRO, LLC has changed the way special effects are remembered.  We create an exhilarating experience from beginning to end.

     As we have grown, we have conquered the way we see light and present it through spectacular special effects on the ground, luminescent Hi-light Inflatables, and much more!  These elements are just the beginning of the incredible special effects that AFX PRO, LLC can provide to your special event!




   DAVID SPEAR...After working with the 1984 World’s Fair in New Orleans, David Spear founded Events, Inc., a special event design and production company. Using the trade names of Classic Fireworks, Classic Effects and AFX Pro, he has designed and produced special effects for eleven NFL Super Bowls, two World Cup Soccer Opening Ceremonies, three Republican National Conventions, numerous NBA, PGA and Major League Baseball Championships and All-Star Games, several Miss USA and Miss Teen USA Pageants and hundreds of corporate and association events across the USA and in eighteen foreign countries. 

     In 2007 David founded AFX Pro, a special effects company in New Orleans. Current clients include the New Orleans Saints, New Orleans Pelicans, LSU & Tulane Athletics, Crescent City Countdown Club and numerous event production companies across the country.

     David is active in the International Special Events Society (ISES) and served as its International President in 2002-03. Other organizations where he has served in a leadership position include Habitat for Humanity, Junior Achievement, Kiwanis International, New Orleans Metropolitan Convention & Visitors Bureau, New Orleans Foundation for Events Associates Relief (NOFEAR) and New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton’s Play It Forward Foundation. He speaks to companies and associations across the country on a variety of topics including:


-Sales & Marketing

-Leadership & Management

-Time Management

-Balancing Work & Life

-Risk Management