Boutique Parties / Wedding and Event Management / Caterer Support
For the boutique caterer, private chef, or intimate restaurateur who may occasionally need an expert hand with a large, complicated or VIP event.
I am proud to assist many such small businesses by
-Liaising with the client on-site
-Managing the event and vendors
-Arranging extra staff for the event
-Using my years of off-premise experience to organize unfamiliar territory
-Working alongside you to develop an event plan
My front-of-house expertise allows you to create and present the edible delicacies for which you were hired, while I ensure that the party runs perfectly. Together, great ideas become great events.
In your home
A dinner party, cocktail party, holiday open-house, garden gathering...celebration of a birthday, anniversary, baby shower, even a small wedding. It is uniquely yours and deserves customized, personal attention.
Enjoy your house party with the knowledge that your home and your guests are being treated with the utmost respect and hospitality. All of my private events include exceptional service delivered with class and a smile.
My boutique dinner and cocktail parties focus on exceptional, friendly service and delicious seasonal food provided by a private chef or menu-based caterer. Other services include,
- Menu created specifically for you
-Arranging for professional staff
-Selecting florals and decorations,
-Organizing specialty bar items
-Renting plates, glasses, tables, serve ware, etc.
-Providing whatever you need...all you have to do is show up!
Staff and support
If you love to cook, but realize that you can't do everything , I will collaborate with you to deliver your personal style while you enjoy your party.
The finest service staff in the NYC area will set-up, serve, clean and finish preparation for you. We provide the extra hands every good host needs from time to time.
When you say goodbye to your last guest, you will find a spotless kitchen and an organized home.
Just turn off the lights and you are done!
Although you may not need someone to Plan your event, you might need someone to run your event.
Day-of-Event Management can be a great option for businesses, charity groups or wedding couples who have the ability to plan and organize their special event, but need a professional to manage the event on the special day.
Business and Charity Events
Professional events carry the extra weight of reflecting on not only you, but the entire company you represent. It is imperative that these events run smoothly and allow you to achieve your goals while keeping your guests happy and engaged.
You can remain calm and focused with the knowledge that all aspects of your important event are being executed with expert accuracy.
Many people enjoy the process of planning their wedding themselves. Self-planning can be a wonderful way to create a truly personal affair, but on your wedding day it is impossible to be the host and the bride or groom at the same time.
You need an expert to attend to all of the details that you so carefully planned...allowing you to enjoy the celebration of a lifetime.
My Day-of-Event Management services include
-Overseeing venue set-up
-Conducting rehearsal/assembling the wedding party
-Liaising with caterer, musicians, A/V, clergy, etc.
-Supervising all vendors
-Providing or recommending catering and service specialists
-Time keeping/scheduling of speeches, presentations
-Accommodating last minute changes/guests
-Getting crackers of hungry flower girls/ring bearers
-Serving as the information center
-Allowing you to shine
-Wrapping up the event while you mingle / network