Photo of the Orchid Dinner in The Plaza ballroom

The Orchid Dinner 2023:
Design Committee

Thursday, February 23, 2023

The New York Botanical Garden and VERANDA are grateful to the following designers and companies for generously donating their time and resources to The Orchid Dinner.

Lily Kwong
Designer, The Orchid Show

Steele Marcoux
Editor-in-Chief, VERANDA
Design Chair

Design Committee

Kristen Alpaugh
FLWR PSTL

Joseph Augello
Principal
JSA Studio NYC

Ace Berry, AIFD
Fulshear Floral Design

Brian Bowman and Dan Dahl
Bowman Dahl Floral & Event Design

Marcella Broe
Owner
The Parcel Flower Co

Ingrid Carozzi
Tin Can Studios

Calvert Crary
Executive Director
FlowerSchool NY & LA

Meyer Davis

Lily Dierkes
LK Studio

Jacqueline Elfe
Founder & Creative Director
Stellar Style Events, Floral & Event Design

Marc Eliot
Fleurish NYC

Keiko Ellis
Creative Director
Cloud Catering and Events

Zoe Feldman
Zoe Feldman Design

Molly Ford
Flowers by Ford

Anelle Gandelman
A-List Interiors

Chris Goddard
Goddard Design Group

Michael Gonzalez
Verde Flowers

John L. Goodman
JL Goodman LLC

Ron Hansford
RON HANSFORD DESIGN

Sarah Khan
Sarah Khan Event Styling

Aamir Khandwala
Aamir Khandwala Interior Design

Studio Lily Kwong

Canaan Marshall
Canaan Marshall Design

TJ McGrath
TJ McGrath Design

Michelle Murphy
Founder and Principal Designer
Demi Ryan®

David Netto
David Netto Design

Susie Novak
Susie Novak Interiors

Kelsea Olivia
East Olivia

Beth O’Reilly, AIFD
Floral Artist
Product & Business Development
Dutchess Bouquets

Hilary Pereira
Hilary Pereira Design

LaParis Phillips
Owner & Creative Director
Brooklyn Blooms INC.

Hollis Loudon Puig
Hollis Loudon Interiors

Brigette Romanek
Romanek Design Studio

Olivia Rose
Original Rose

Rudy Saunders
Dorothy Draper & Company

Mally Skok
Mally Skok Designs

Gerald Tomoleo
Gerald Tomoleo LLC

Robert Ventolo
President
Crain and Ventolo

Joy Williams
Creative Director & Principal Designer
Joyful Designs® Studio

In formation

Design Coordinator, Dan Dahl