The Event Kings Team

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.


Lisa Colavito (Lisa@EKNYC.com), Executive Assistant to CEO Terry Vogel & Director of Marketing, came to Event Kings as an intern and joined us full time upon her graduation from Farmingdale State University.

After producing events for the company for the last 4 years, she recently took on the role of assistant to Terry Vogel, to develop her expertise in the area of planning. While assisting Terry to plan a multitude of events, she still continues to produce Terry’s larger events and Event Kings Palm Beach events.

She continues to be in charge of the Marketing and Branding of all the Event Kings Divisions. Being part of the growth of Event Kings, and seeing the company develop from all her efforts in Marketing is her true passion.


Kate Weaver (Kate@EKNYC.com), Executive Assistant to CEO Terry Vogel & Director of Production, first joined Terry and Steven in 1999 as a part time event employee.

Throughout the years the knowledge she gained from working all different types of events at all different levels has made her a true asset to the Event King’s Team. Kate realized at an early age that bringing an event to life was her true passion. She always hoped that it would become something she would be able to do fulltime.

In 2014 Kate joined our team full time as an Event Producer and Director of Warehouse Operations. Her 15 years of experience in the field brings a unique insight to each and every event.