Henry Guttilla, a New Orleans native, found his passion for events while in college studying liberal arts and volunteering on the events committee for New Avenues for Youth, a not-for-profit organization. Through his volunteer work, he was introduced to the events and hospitality industry igniting his drive and pursuit of a new career path. Discovering luxury events were largely based in New York City, Henry relocated to Manhattan. Upon landing an internship at Olivier Cheng Catering and Events, Henry’s eye for design was honed by curating high-end events and managing celebrity clientele. Over the course of 14 years, Henry navigated his way from intern to event assistant to event producer and finally landing his current role of the last nine years as executive creative director at Ultra Events NYC.