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Who We Are.

Method Three Events is locally owned and operated in Austin. Our team has a combined experience of 25+ years in the entertainment and event industry. We have extensive knowledge in event production, nonprofit operations | fundraising, hotel | bar management, liquor branding coupled with tasting programs to business operations. Through our experience, we know the inner workings of each industry which allows us to negotiate favorable deals.

Austin is a city where people expect an event experience. We understand as that is a representation of our culture, the AUSTIN Way. Our team has extensive experience delivering event solutions to anyone from a large-scale outdoor sporting event to a small intimate networking event.

Whatever you Imagine, we can Implement to help you Achieve your goal.


We are local. Our team has been involved in the local Austin community for over 20 years with a broad spectrum of contacts and partners that are like family. Through our network, we have the ability to negotiate favorable rates which will be extended to you.


We are committed to you. We are passionate about our work and committed to create an eloquent and meaningful experience for you and your attendees. If you look good we look good.

Niles Patel


Niles is an accomplished entrepreneur with over 19 years of experience in developing hotels and restaurants from franchising, investment, and construction to operation. Currently, he operates multiple hotels and restaurants through management companies in Austin, Houston and San Antonio, TX.

Due to his love of the nightlife and downtown scene, he has successfully developed and operates multiple bars and nightclubs from conception to operation in Austin, TX and Mumbai, India. Niles is also co-owner of The Venue with Nicolia Wiles.

Mercy Feris

Chief Operations Officer

Mercedes brings over 15 years of operations and event production to the team. She began her career in Miami,FL as the Director of Operations at a Spanish language sports network. She moved to Austin (before it was cool) in 2005 to escape the fast-paced lifestyle of Miami. Upon arriving in Austin she quickly fell in love with what Austin stood for and began working nonprofit. Her nonprofit experience extends from Integral Health, The Austin Area Urban League, Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, American Diabetes Association and Bike Austin. In her prior roles she was charged with operations, budget management, launching new programs and special events from creation to execution while overseeing staff.

Mercedes brings strong fundraising skills to assist in sponsors recruitment and activation. Additionally, Mercedes is a proud mother of two children, Xavier (23) currently serving in the U.S. Air Force and Sulema (10) who will probably be creating her own designs before entering High School. When not working, Mercedes can be found on her bike around town/area trails or cooking a meal for her family.

Andres Chopite-Parra

MP Fourth & Co

A 15 year veteran in the service industry, Andres started in restaurants and bars whilst pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in Tampa, FL and London, UK, respectively. In 2012, he moved to Austin, TX quickly finding success running bar programs with Dunlap ATX and Century Cub. In 2017, he stepped out from behind the bar to become the Central Texas Brand Ambassador for Santa Teresa 1796 under the Bacardi Family umbrella. Several of his cocktail creations have been published,  he was also the featured brand ambassador in Chilled Magazine, and won Ambassador of the Year 2019 for Santa Teresa. He came onboard to open their downtown bar venture, fourth & co. 

Bailey Rivera

CMP Event Elevator

Bailey has 16 years in the  service and hospitality industry.  While bringing a heart-forward flare to all projects, she has a strong ability to bridge people to resources, creative solutions and platforms. Due to her love of jump starting gatherings that inspire bonding and passion, and desire to see her  work come to fruition, she pursued a degree in hospitality, events production and tourism. Soon after she found her home with Method Three Events, LLC. Within this company she is able to able to capitalize on her unique talents to add a touch of personality to the overall vision and mission the team puts forth.


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Thanks for stopping by and visiting the Methodthree website and your interest in working with the Methodthree Team!  If you have questions, comments, please don’t hesitate to reach to us, and we’ll get you taken care of!  Cheers!