JOURNEY OF BESPOKE BY KATY HIGGINS
Katy Higgins is a nationally recognized, award- winning event professional, known for crafting distinctive, one-of-a-kind celebrations. Katy’s hallmarks are creativity, organization and a personalized, client-friendly approach.
Katy’s events have been featured in: Martha Stewart, The LA Times, Huffington Post, In Style, Vanity Fair, People Magazine, Forbes, E!, The San Francisco Chronicle and on Vera Wang’s blog.
Katy’s client roster includes high-profile corporations such as Elle magazine, Nike, Hurley, Leviev Diamonds, Neiman-Marcus, Ferrari, McLaren, Nixon as well as an impressive list of tech celebrities, CEO’s and more.
Furthermore, she serves in an ongoing consultancy role with the Patrón Spirits Company for whom she produces Patrón’s highly acclaimed “Secret Dining Society” events in iconic buildings throughout the nation with celebrity chefs.
World-class locations for her work has included the Playboy Mansion, Fleur de Lys in Beverly Hills, Hearst Castle, Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Pottery House” and Flora Farms and Capella Pedregal in Cabo San Lucas.
Her 2012 event, “Let Him Eat Cake,” captured the coveted global industry award, “Best Event Produced for an Individual Over $1000 Per Person.”
Katy was named one of the “2014 Top Event Pros to Watch” by Special Events Magazine and in 2015 her co-produced work on the Newport Beach Food and Wine Festival was named the #2 Event Destination in October in the World by Forbes.
In 2016, the Hotbed Benefit that she co-produces, was named #4 out of 100 best events in San Fransisco by Biz Bash Magazine.
Katy Higgins enjoys global travel for party inspiration and is passionate about freedom-related philanthropy in
North Korea and Mexico.
She resides in both Southern and Northern California and creates events in both regions, as well as nationally and internationally.
THE BESPOKE BRIGADE
Ashley Glass, Katy’s partner, is a top event producer with over 10 years of progressive and professional experience. She is an expert in non-profit galas and events with strong multitasking, organizational, strategic, management and interpersonal skills. She is passionate about making sure clients shine and excel in a fast-paced, demanding and ever-changing environment while maintaining a contagiously positive attitude.
Diverse experience provides Ashley with the knowledge and expertise to manage events of various capacities. She pays close attention to detail and oversee all facets of events such as: multi-million dollar budgets, sales plans, overall guest registration processes and guests lists, master transportation plans (shuttles, valet and VIP car service), celebrity and VIP attendees, guest and sponsor giveaways, DMC coordination/collaboration, shipping arrangements (customs through Mexico), travel, riders, performers, sponsorship activations, contracts, invoicing, collateral materials, event programs/scripts, F&B logistics, auctions, board/committee member involvement, and volunteer/staff recruitment/day-of management.
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