Exceptional Space for All Your Celebrations
Entertain your guests in style by hosting your event at the heart of the University of Texas. Our knowledgeable team is here to assist you every step of the way.
Contact us for:
Business Meetings | Wedding Reception | Rehearsal Dinner | Farewell Brunches | Corporate Events | Graduation Parties | Holiday Parties | Anniversary Parties | Birthday Celebrations | Private Dinners | Banquets | School Reunions & Events | Engagement Parties | Bridal Showers | Fundraisers & Non-Profit Galas
Private Events Director
Serving since 2020
Emily was born and raised in central Pennsylvania. She moved to North Carolina to attend East Carolina University where she graduated with a degree in physiology. She then moved to Boca Raton, Florida for an internship. Following the completion of her internship she began working at a country club where she started as a coordinator and worked her way up to the Director of Private Events. After living in south Florida for 8 years, she briefly lived in Playa del Carmen, Mexico before moving to Austin, TX in 2014. She worked at the Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin for 5 years planning social, corporate + celebrity events before taking on the role as the Private Events Director at the UT Club. Emily has been in the hospitality business since 1996 and loves all things hospitality. When she is not working, she loves exploring new places, antiquing and trying new restaurants.If you are interested in booking a private event at the UT Club, please contact Emily Vidal!
Private Events Manager
Serving since 2020
Giselle was born just outside of Chicago in the suburb of Wheaton, IL and obtained her degree in Finance from Saint Louis University in 2016. After graduation, her passion for the hospitality industry led her down a different path where she held various Golf Course Management roles with KemperSports at Cantigny Golf (Wheaton, IL) and Sand Valley Golf Resort (Nekoosa, WI). Most recently, Giselle served as the Assistant Banquet Manager and Event Sales Coordinator for Medinah Country Club where she had the opportunity to oversee all Food and Beverage operations for the 2019 BMW Championship.Giselle is a huge sports fan, especially when it comes to the PGA Tour and NCAA Football. In her free time, you can usually find Giselle on the golf course with her husband, Ryan, or spending time with family and friends.
Director of Operation
Serving since 2019
George was born in Syracuse, New York, but grew up in Orlando, Florida and obtained his degree in Hospitality Management in 2014 from the University of Central Florida’s Rosen College. George began his career with ClubCorp spending 4 years at the Citrus Club in Orlando in various Food and Beverage roles before serving as Service Director at City Club Birmingham for 6 months. He then left ClubCorp to serve as Clubhouse Manager with Troon at NorthRiver Yacht Club in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, for 15 months. The opportunity to work at a Stadium Club as prestigious and successful as The University of Texas Club brought George back to where his career began with ClubCorp.George is a huge sports fan and die-hard Syracuse University (and now, of course, UT), Philadelphia Eagles (don’t hold that against him), New York Yankees and Orlando Magic fan, as well as a huge supporter of United States National Team Soccer (he almost cried when we missed the World Cup in 2018). He relocated to Austin for h...