“Born to Party, Forced to Work: 21st Century Entertaining”

JANUARY 11, 2019 • 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Bronson van Wyck

Bronson van Wyck is celebrated for a style of entertaining that combines wit and sophistication with the gracious warmth of his Southern upbringing. 

An event planner of international renown, Bronson founded Van Wyck & Van Wyck with his mother Mary Lynn in 1999, and since then has organized some of the most memorable and imaginative parties in locations all over the world. Bronson’s talent and style have drawn clients including Presidents Obama, Bush, and Clinton, Madonna, Beyoncé, Hugh Jackman and Martha Stewart.

In 2016, Bronson formed Workshop, a full-service experiential agency creating engaging, authentic and compelling platforms for event and brand communication from the brand event division of Van Wyck & Van Wyck. Workshop has collaborated with clients including Barney’s New York, Estee Lauder, Bulgari, Cartier, among many others.

Bronson is the author of Born to Party, Forced to Work: 21st Century Entertaining which will release in Fall 2019 from Phaidon.


  • 10:00 am: Registration Opens

  • 10:30 am: Lecture

  • 11:30 am: Luncheon

Advance reservations required: $150 per person • $1500 table for 10