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Redefining the Art of Event Design, Production, Hospitality & Destination Management for Over 20 Years.

Barton G. re-imagines entertainment with a special flair for the unexpected and the memorable. An event design, production and hospitality company, Barton G. serves corporate, sports and social clients around the world with an extraordinary breadth of vertically integrated capabilities.

Its founder, Barton G. Weiss, is considered one of the industry’s most innovative talents, always pushing the boundary of what is possible and bringing his unique brand of artistry to each event, as well as to his own restaurant experiences.

Corporate Events

Barton G. partners with its corporate clients to achieve their goals in ways that are groundbreaking, impactful and at the forefront of technology. Corporate events range from grand galas and large-scale conferences to product launches, themed brand experiences and fundraisers.

Weddings & Celebrations

Barton G.’s Weddings division has become one of the company’s signatures. This most special of days deserves the supremely elegant yet innovative treatment that only Barton G. can provide. From lush florals to magical settings to sumptuous food and drink, we are here to make your dreams a reality.

Corporate Hospitality

Barton G. is a multifaceted hospitality company internationally renowned for its extraordinary commitment to creativity, quality, service and entertainment.

Sports & Entertainment

Barton G.’s Sports & Entertainment division acts as the branding, design and production arm for some of the world’s most prestigious sporting events, including The PGA of America’s Ryder Cup and BMW Championship. Other sports highlights include the NFL Commissioner’s Ball, Kentucky Derby and Breeders’ Cup.

Arts & Philanthropy

Barton G. creates unforgettable, elegant galas and fundraisers for some of the country’s most illustrious charities and arts organizations.

Fashion & Beauty

Barton G.’s events for the fashion and beauty industries reflect the clients’ unique brand identities in bold, memorable ways.


Destination Management

A full range of services for large-scale multi-day events, including program development, venue selection, meet-and-greet services, transportation, guest services and logistics management.

Meet Barton G.

Barton G Weiss

Barton G. Weiss is an internationally recognized event concept designer, restaurateur and culinary visionary. In his two-decade career, Weiss has created more than 20,000 events for corporate, sports and social clients and has become known around the globe as one of the industry’s most innovative talents with an unlimited ability to surprise and inspire.

Weiss’ clients include Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies, celebrities and professional sports clients such as the NFL, PGA, USGA, Ryder Cup and BMW Championship. He opened Barton G. The Restaurant in South Beach in 2002. His second restaurant, Prelude by Barton G., opened in Miami’s performing-arts center in October 2009.


Melissa Babil

Melissa Babil

Chief Event Operations Officer

With years of experience helming special events for national sporting franchises and Fortune 500 companies, Ms. Babil brings technical expertise as well as logistical knowledge to her position. Under her direction, the Barton G. staff assures a timely and effective transition from concept to reality, while she maintains an ongoing dialogue with clients, event producers, vendors and our production team.

Lambrino Christoff

Lambrino Christoff

Vice President, Design for Barton G.

Lambrino Christoff is responsible for the designs that lay the foundation for Barton G. events and restaurants. Under his direction, a talented staff of artists transforms written proposals into visual realities. Christoff has received numerous awards for his work including international recognition with the prestigious Frederick Mechiche Award in Interior Design.

Scott Daffron

Scott Daffron

Vice President of Sports & Entertainment

Scott Daffron brings extensive knowledge and experience in high-volume events for the various Barton G. divisions. As Director of Operations with Restaurant Associates from 1996 to 2002, Daffron was responsible for all systems of operations at such prestigious sporting events as the US Open Tennis Championship as well as the US Open Golf Championship, PGA Championship and Ryder Cup Matches.

Catering Services

Barton G. is renowned for creating innovative gastronomic dishes, original and surprising food and drink presentations.

Culinary Management

The company works closely with clients to best serve their food and beverage needs. Hors d’oeuvres, entrées and desserts are designed to become unforgettable party highlights.

Menu Creation

Barton G. maintains a consistently evolving culinary philosophy, in step with the latest food trends while also inventing new ones. Clients consult with the company’s highly trained food and beverage team to fulfill their ideal requests.

Offsite Catering

The company has the capacity to produce events for 10 guests to more than 1,000 at venues throughout the country and the world.


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