About Us

Future Productions, LLC

State Directors

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Future Productions, LLC, is owned and operated by Denise Wallace & Craig Heitkamp. Formed in 1995, Future Productions has produced both state and national pageants in over 38 states. In 2002, Future Productions became state directors for the Miss Universe Organization, producing the Miss USA and Miss Teen USA state pageants for South Dakota. The following year, the Miss Universe Organization invited Future Productions to produce the Minnesota state pageant as well. In 2005, the Wyoming state pageant was added to the Future Productions family, and shortly after in 2006, Colorado was added. In 2007, the Miss Universe Organization asked Future Productions to become the state directors for the Wisconsin state pageant. Then in January of 2008, Future Productions was named the directors of the Iowa state pageant. The addition of Iowa made Future Productions, LLC, the first state directing organization to produce six state pageants for the Miss Universe Organization. During the Spring of 2010, Future Productions added North Dakota to it's Miss USA and Miss Teen USA stable of pageants, establishing their unprecendented seventh state franchise from the Miss Universe Organization.

Our Staff

Denise Wallace
State Co-Director

Craig Heitkamp
State Co-Director

Libby Watkins
Assistant Director

Miss Universe Organization

National Organization

The Miss Universe Organization (MUO), a WME | IMG company, creates and advances opportunities for women around the world through its network of relationships across entertainment, fashion and philanthropy. MUO encourages every woman to challenge herself, find her unique voice, and embody the organization's mission of being Confidently Beautiful. The 10,000 women who participate in Miss Universe programs annually inspire others to pursue their personal and professional goals while making an impact in their communities. The MISS UNIVERSE®, MISS USA® and MISS TEEN USA® competitions provide contestants and titleholders an international platform through dedicated partnerships with global charities, sponsors, and brands.

www.missuniverse.com | www.missusa.com | www.missteenusa.com