" I just want to take a moment to thank you for your hard work. Last night was just a spectacular night from the venue, the wine, the lights, the flowers, the food and the wonderful service. You and your staff all worked so hard to make our evening an enjoyable one and we truly appreciate that. We had a wonderful time and more importantly, so did our customers. We cannot thank you enough! It was a pleasure working with all of you and I hope to work with you all again in the future." - Sarah George, Freepoint Commodities, LLC
"I cannot thank you enough for all your help in making Tuesday night's event what it was. There is no way the event would have gone as smoothly as it did without your flexibility, support and attentiveness. We have received such wonderful feedback and that would not have been possible without you and your team...I look forward to doing another event at the Library." - Amanda McGovern, Fried, Frank, Harries, Shriver & Jacobson, LLP
"We know how hard you worked on this and can only say that this success was in large part due to you, your committed colleagues and what I consider to be the most special venue in NYC. One of the emails we got this morning stated 'Who knew anyone but Carrie Bradshaw could rent the library? So much fun.' It was magical, stunning and quintessentially New York. “ - Mikey Besch, GOOGLE
"Thank you for making our experience with the NYPL such a wonderful one! It was a great success. You were wonderful!" - Jeremy Bernard, Special Assistant to the President of the United States and White House Social Secretary
"The Adjustment Bureau Premiere was a smash success on all levels - Thanks for all your hard work to make this a spectacular event." - Hollace Davids, Senior V.P. of Special Projects, Universal Pictures
"It was beyond a pleasure to collaborate with you these past several weeks to make the event as successful as it was and I can honestly say I have NEVER worked with a venue representative as professional, collaborative and effective as you were on this project. To say that you went above and beyond would be a vast understatement." - J.B. Miller, Empire Entertainment, Inc.
"The night was really GREAT! Everyone had a wonderful time and our President couldn't rave about the night enough. Apparently, all the "tweeting" that was going on had it as the "hot spot" for Villanova alum! I hope we have the chance to work together again...it was a pleasure." -Villanova University
"It is ALWAYS a joy to work with such a professional. Thank you and the NYPL staff for your above and beyond efforts in making the wedding a success. I hope we get to do it again very soon." - Private Wedding Planner
"Thank you so much for your help- it was a great success! The building was a wonderful fit for a wonderful event and we could not have been any more pleased with the outcome of this amazing evening." -Endometriosis Foundation
"Thank you for everything. We honestly feel as though having our wedding in your amazing building made us a part of the NYPL family and that is a truly the best wedding gift of them all." -Recent NYPL Bride
"Thank you again for inviting us into your gorgeous home and for enabling The Artist's Den at The New York Public Library. It really couldn't have happened without your personal championing, and we appreciate all the energy and kindness you put into this project...The feedback from Elvis Costello, the audience and all of our guests has been universally superb."
- Mark Lieberman, Artists Den Entertainment
"Thank you so much for welcoming The Knot and our incredible industry to your extraordinary venue! I have been dying to host an event there for years - and it was all I imagined!"
- Carly Roney, Editor and Chief, The Knot
“Everything about our show last week was perfect and it could not have been done without your help! Thank you so much for going to extra lengths to ensure the success of the show. It was a pleasure working with you and I hope to again in the future.”
- Isaac Mizrahi
"You truly are masters of your trade.”
“I've shot all over the world and I'm extremely thrilled about this opportunity to shoot at the library!”
- Director of Photography, Anthrolopogie
“ I would like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude…for playing such an important role in making this film come to life…Our work at the Library was a complete success. The professionalism and positive attitude displayed at every level made our time there both productive and enjoyable. I would especially like to thank you for your guidance, patience and good humor, which helped make our ambitious plan a reality.””
- Mike Kriaris, Location Manager, SALT
“I've heard nothing but positive feedback about the event and was absolutely thrilled with how stunning the spaces looked...The Library was certainly a wonderful fit for us. Thank you for all of your help in making it a beautiful event.”
- Seton Hall
“Everyone had an absolutely fabulous time and all of your vendor references were perfect. Truly and evening we'll never forget!”
- Private Social Client
“A big part of the success of the evening is the extraordinary venue. It always gives me a thrill to hear people, as they walk into the Celeste Bartos Forum, going "OOOooh!" and "Aaaah!"
- Wine Enthusiast
“I can't think of another venue in the city that is more inspiring and well suited to our style.”
- Georgetown University
“It was just delightful working with you on this most successful…As a New Yorker born and bred, and as a lover of books and libraries per se, I am totally ashamed of myself that I rarely came to your magnificent building. My eyes are finally opened and I plan to be as regular a Library attendee as possible… It was an absolute pleasure working with you…Thank you again so much for everything.”
- The College Board
“Thanks to you and the NYPL for another wonderful event! “
- U.S. Bank
“Shooting in The New York Public Library has been a dream of mine since I moved here…and you made that dream come true.”
- Julia Allison, Journalist
“Thanks so much for all of your help on last night’s event. Your assistance was invaluable.”
- Brendan Gray, Number Nine Design & Productions, Inc.
“Thank you for helping us make our movie look great, and thank you for helping to make our difficult and challenging process so positive and memorable for those of us who worked with you directly as well as the rest who were privileged to have had an opportunity to work in the environment that you made available. It was truly a pleasure working with you on this project…”
- Rob Striem, Supervising Location Manager, The Adjustment Bureau
“Thank you so much for all the great work you put toward Climate Week NYC. It was a true pleasure working with you.”
- Effi Gez, THE CLIMATE GROUP
“Truly, this event has set the bar…unfathomably high.”
- Lesley Townsend, The Manhattan Cocktail Classic
"Your patience, experience, calm and sense of humor was much appreciated...it was a complete pleasure working with you and an honor to be at the Library."
- Simon Weston, Producer, Manhattan Cocktail Classic
“Our guests were blown away by the elegance, historic significance, and educational benefit of being at the Library. It was a pleasure working with you and your office…”
- Elizabeth V. Bakes, M.A., Seton Hall
"Thank you for the grace, generosity, and most of all, patience that you extended us during this project. Without the efforts that your friendly staff made to work with our company and to accommodate the needs of its various departments, our work would have been very complicated. The scenes filmed at the Library will be a highlight of what we hope will be a great episode."
- Frank Cattano, Location Manager, Gossip Girl
"I just wanted to thank you for all your help with the event! We have had so much positive feedback from the guests! I think it went very smoothly and your staff were so helpful. It has been a pleasure working with you on this and I look forward to working with you again."
- Marisa Mace, St. George's Society of New York
"Everyone is talking about what a great success the ball at the Library was. Thank you for being so helpful to us and making everything happen as it should."
- John Shannon, St. George's Society of New York
"The event went flawlessly! Everybody can not stop talking about how magnificent the room was. We will absolutely be back next year."
- Rebecca Diane Kane, Mount Sinai Medical Center