Our Story

The Pier Sixty Collection has become a landmark for special events in New York City. Following the great demand for Pier Sixty after its opening in 1998, the business soon expanded two years later when it opened The Lighthouse on the neighboring pier. In 2015, the company was thrilled to add a state-of-the-art venue, Current, to its family of properties.

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A true culinary experience

With a passion for providing world-class food and impeccable service, The Pier Sixty Collection offers innovative menus and presentations to create an unrivaled guest experience.

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Duke University

“From an event planner’s perspective, it was a totally stress-free event. You all took care of all the details, and it was perfection. You all are the epitome of professionalism!”

360i Digital Marketing Agency

“The team was phenomenal – Rich were always there when we needed them and made things go off near flawlessly. Erin was great to work with and did a wonderful job overseeing all of our preparations, including working with our many sponsors and partners to set us up for success. And the A/V crew was the best we’ve ever worked with.”


“There was nothing you did not jump on, respond to, fix, find or resolve for us. You were on top of everything and didn’t miss a beat.”

Food Bank for NYC

"The venue was wonderful, the menu delicious and the entire staff extremely helpful. It is always a pleasure to hold this event at Pier Sixty!"

Stony Brook University

“Everyone, including our president and VIP guests, has been raving about the food, the look of the room, the speedy service, etc.!”

The Seraphic Society

“Every detail was handled professionally, the food was delicious, and a good time was had by everyone.”

Bride & Groom

“You were an absolute pleasure to work with throughout the planning of the wedding, and perhaps more importantly, during the event itself. It was an amazing wedding, and your coordination with the various vendors insured that it was smooth sailing!”

Father of Bride

“It is important for you to know that your diligence and kindness gave my daughter and our family and friends a great memory…”


“I am extremely satisfied with the willingness to please our attendees. We got raving reviews of the food, beverage and space. A few of our clients were so excited they are going to look into Current for their next event. Overall, extremely satisfied. A great team over at Current - thank you so mnuch for making iLEVEL look like a great company!"

Delta Airlines Sky Team

"Excellent service pre and duriong the event. Onsite Management was exceptional. Every detail was done to perfection. Food was not only delicious but design setup was very well done. The serving staff was pleasant and exceptionally proficient - constantly ensuring the venue was clear of used plates/drinks, etc."

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Meet The Team

Our passionate team of event professionals will work tirelessly to make sure your entire experience is nothing short of spectacular.

Paul Gallen General-Manager

Paul Gallen


Matt Tiscornia Executive-Chef

Matt Tiscornia

Executive Chef

Leonardo-Lorenzo, Executive Director of Sales

Leonardo Lorenzo

Executive Director of Sales

This is our Associate Director of Sales, Beth Turner

Beth Turner

Assistant Director of Sales

Sheri is our Senior Sales Manager

Sheri Benkendorf

Senior Event Sales Manager

Jayme Posner, Sales Manager

Jayme Posner

Senior Event Sales Manager

Madeline-Fauntleroy, Assistant Director of Banquets

Madeline Fauntleroy

Event Sales Manager

Samantha Frederick

Samantha Frederick

Director of Social Event Sales

Chynna Hill is our Social Sales Manager

Chynna Hill

Social Event Sales Manager

this is our Sales and Event Coordinator, Alice Neuhoff

Alice Neuhoff

Senior Event Services Manager

This is our Sales and Event Coordinator, Lindsay Strassberg

Lindsay Strassberg

Event Services Manager

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Julie Hirsch

Event Sales Coordinator

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Carly Carapella

Event Sales Coordinator

This is our Director of Event Technology, Nuno Ferreira

Nuno Ferreira

Director of Event Technology, our Audiovisual exclusive partner, KVL

Jamaela Malhotra is our Event Technology Sales Manager

Jamaela Malhotra

Event Technology Sales Manager, our Audiovisual exclusive partner, KVL

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Joseph De Jesus

Director of Events

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Peter Lee

Assistant Director of Events

Marlon Taveras, Banquet and Event Manager

Marlon Taveras

Senior Event Manager

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Samantha Giallanza

Senior Event Manager

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Katie Sparks

Event Manager

Michael Abruscato is our director of Venue Operations

Michael Abruscato

Director of Venue Operations

Jaleel Skerritt is our Venue Operations Manager

Jaleel Skerritt

Venue Operations Manager

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William Salamay

Guest Services Manager

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Our Clients

We are both proud and privileged to work with some of the best brands in the world.

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