About 196

We are a team of diverse, creative, and dynamic strategists who enjoy building incredible experiences and partnerships for our clients.

Whether it’s a gala, conference, luncheon, forum, or award ceremony, we understand the long-term impact of an event. From the first concept to final execution, we’ll walk hand-in-hand through the event planning process until your vision is realized.

Meet the Team

Patty Padilla

Patty Padilla

Founder and CEO

Amanda Trocola

Amanda Trocola

Global Partnerships Manager

Chris Kurtz

Chris Kurtz

Event Producer

Paige Whipple Glidden

Paige Whipple Glidden

Communications & Social Media Manager

Dan Stiles

Dan Stiles

Legal Counsel

Esther Scanlan

Esther Scanlan

Chief Financial Officer

Valerie Cordy

Valerie Cordy

Accounting

Henny Damian

Henny Damian

Visual and UX/UI Designer