Lynn McCary Events

Lynn McCary Events plans, manages, and produces events that showcase your mission and attract new audiences and supporters.
We are LME.



Lynn McCary Events (LME) is a boutique events company that plans and manages special events for individuals, corporations, and not-for-profit organizations in New York and nationally. LME’s experience comes from 25 years in the business and has earned us Exclusive Event Planner status at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. We are a certified WBE Company (Women-Owned Business Enterprise) by the NYC Department of Small Business Services.


Below are a few of our upcoming events (hover for more info). For a full list of future events please see our Events page.

The Writers Guild Initiative Gala

Monday, March 9, 2020 Three Sixty°, NYC

The Writers Guild Initiative teaches the art and craft of storytelling to vulnerable populations, through free workshops for veterans and their family caregivers, Dreamers, and American Muslims. Brooke Adams and Tony Shalhoub, long-time supporters of the organization as well as performers at two of the past benefits, are the chairs of the 2020 Benefit Gala. The event will feature a reading by an all-star cast Rachel Brosnahan, Billy Crudup, and J. Smith-Cameron and others, of selected short stories by participants in the Initiative’s writing workshops. 

The Paris Review Spring Revel

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 Cipriani 25 Broadway, NYC

The Paris Review Spring Revel celebrates American writers and writing and raises funds necessary to carry on the vital work of the esteemed literary quarterly. The 2020 Revel will be Chaired by Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach. Bruce Springsteen will present the Hadada, the Review’s lifetime achievement award, to Richard Ford, and the Terry Southern Prize for Humor will be presented by Roz Chast.

Turkish Philanthropy Funds Gala

Thursday, April 16, 2020 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

Turkish Philanthropy Funds is a U.S. based community foundation which funds high-impact organizations that address economic, social, and environmental issues. The Funds’ “Colors of Turkey Gala” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will honor two outstanding corporate leaders for their significant positive impact on communities around the world. 

Our Team


Our 25 years of experience in the field, proven project management expertise, and meticulous attention to creative event strategy and production allows our clients to focus their time and staff resources where they’re most needed. We know that the path to a compelling, engaging, and successful event requires a significant investment of organizational resources. Leave the planning and execution details to us.


Lynn McCary


Joanna Micek

Senior Event Manager

We retain seasoned event production professionals to manage guest check in, vendor supervision, and VIP hospitality; and work with a preferred list of established professional vendors in the fields of audio/visual production, catering, flowers and décor, photography, entertainment, VIP transportation, and graphic design.



Steps Taken on Event Day


Dog Actors on a Guest List


Guests Checked In

Problems Solved

Our Team

Our Work

We believe our work speaks for itself. Browse our most recent projects below
and notice our attention to every detail.

The Jerusalem Foundation 2016 Reception
The 2018 PEN America Literary Gala
2016 Astor Alive! Festival
The Aga Khan Foundation 2017 Gala
The Keynon Review 2017 Gala
The Writers Guild Initiative 2018 Gala
The Writers Guild Initiative 2013 Reception
2016 Indoor Ag-Con NY
The American University of Beirut 2017 Board of Trustees Dinner




The logos below are just a sample of the clients
who have worked with LME.



We welcome you to contact us for more information about any of our services

287 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10010

Tel: 212-629-8748 Cell: 917-951-8865