Christine Dirr (Christine@EKNYC.com), Director of Weddings & Social Events, first came to Event Kings as an intern. She officially joined the team after graduating Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor Degree in Public Relations and Event Management from St. John’s University.
Christine’s lively personality, creativity and eye for detail allows her to help plan all different types of events. After working alongside Terry, helping her plan and execute events, Christine realized her passion to plan social events, especially Weddings. Working together with our Floral Designer, Jessica, they truly capture and exceed the vision of the Bride and Groom every time.
Christine will be with you for every detail, holding your hand through the entire planning process leading up to your wedding day. Christine, with the Weddings By Event Kings team behind her, will make your wedding day everything you’ve dreamed of and more!
Jessica Ciardullo (Jessica@EKNYC.com), Head Floral Designer and Co-Founder of King Lily Floral, Jessica is a graduate of Boston University and has more than 8 years in the event planning business and over 6 years as an event-floral designer. Jessica’s discerning taste and keen eye for detail make her a true asset.
Jessica is our in house floral designer, creating stunning floral creations for all our weddings, social and corporate affairs. Jessica has worked with many top vendors and premier locations in the Hamptons, Montauk and New York Metro area. Designing events for celebrities, dignitaries and everyone in between, her greatest joy is bringing a client’s vision to life.
Terry Vogel (Terry@EKNYC.com) Founder and CEO, has more than 20 years experience in event planning, design and production. Terry executes to perfection over 200 events a year ranging in size from 100 to 6,000 guests. Terry specializes in Corporate and Non-Profit Events.
Terry’s clients can attest that she always goes above and beyond for each and every event. Her devotion to her client’s needs makes them feel at ease from the planning process, all the way to the end of the event.
Terry has won two international awards for best event planner. She has been featured in the New York Times, Special Events Magazine, LI Pulse, Newsday, and Business LI.
Steven Vogel (Steven@EKNYC.com), Founder and President, has more than 20 years experience in event production, planning and design. As the President of the company he insures that the highest level of quality is implemented into the production of each event. Steven oversees the day to day operations all of the Event Kings Divisions.
Steven has been featured in Newsday, Crain’s, LI Pulse, and LI Business News. Steven is an active member of many Associations such as LICVB, LIASB and HIA. He also is the recommended event planner at many of New York’s exclusive event sites.
Steven and Event Kings even made an appearance on The Celebrity Apprentice Finale in 2012, helping out Team Clay with their Carnival Fundraiser.