KARA MINOGUE & COMPANY
CULTURAL, CORPORATE AND SPECIAL EVENTS
Kara Minogue & Company is a bespoke event planning firm committed to building communities by creating one-of-a-kind special events.
We specialize in crafting deep and meaningful client relationships and devote ourselves to developing an inherent understanding of each organization or corporation. This tailor-made approach ensures that every event is a true partnership. Our commitment to collaboration guarantees that goals are met and that each celebration is a success.
Kara founded the firm in 2007 after a long tenure as New York City Ballet’s Director of Special Events. Over the past thirteen years, she has built a company with production and coordination savvy in events ranging from small intimate affairs to major fundraising galas to large-scale private functions. Her events expertise is coupled with a skilled fluency in non-profit consulting and board development. Acting as an ambassador for her clients, Kara has cultivated and stewarded relationships with numerous vendors and collaborators who share her dedication to detail.
The entire KM & Company team has an extensive background in developing, planning, executing, and providing guidance on a myriad of projects that are permeated with professionalism, poise and passion. Each member of Kara’s loyal and talented network is as equally driven as she is to deliver excellence. The success of the firm is based on the warm character of this community. Our repeat clients and numerous referrals are our best calling card.
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American Academy in Rome
American Ballet Theatre
American Friends of the London Philharmonic Orchestra
American Friends of the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
American Theatre Wing
Bard College Conservatory of Music Graduate Vocal Arts Program
Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture
Bone Marrow & Cancer Foundation
Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Brooklyn Public Library
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
Edible Schoolyard NYC
Foundation for Contemporary Arts
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Lumos Foundation USA
Matthew Marks Gallery
National Center for Law and Economic Justice
National Center for Learning Disabilities
National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts
New Heights Youth, Inc.
New York City Ballet
New York Public Radio
Poetry Society of America
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Art
Smithsonian Institution Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture
Studio in a School
Teach For America Bay Area
Travelers Insurance Companies
USA Water Polo
Volunteers of America, Greater New York
Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust, Inc.
Plus, numerous private clients, as well as ongoing collaborations with the renowned design and event production firm Van Wyck & Van Wyck.
“Kara was ahead of the game at every critical point and had the most wonderful can-do attitude. She helped us capture all of the joy and excitement that is the best of Studio in a perfectly flawless night.”
Founder, Studio in a School
President Emerita, Museum of Modern Art
“Kara understands all the constituencies of an event, knows how to navigate through all of those, and does so with great diplomacy. It creates an environment where everyone does what they have to do."
Award-Winning Interior Designer, Speaker and Author