An entrepreneur, event planner and administrator, Natalie Pinto applies her background in international business, travel and marketing, along with her artistic sense of style, to managing Bittersweet NYC. She has been a driving force behind the conceptualization, development and launch of distinctive businesses (luxury travel and tours, fashion & jewelry design, fund management and private equity) in New York City over the past 20 years.
Natalie served as managing director of an A-list New York-based boutique travel and tour firm specializing in exotic tours for high-net-worth individuals and high-profile organizations. Clients included the Young Presidents Group, World Monuments Fund, The Whitney Museum, Honolulu Academy of Arts, Omnilife and World Presidents International. Having seen the business through the core 10 years of growth, this business is flourishing with an annual revenue of over $ 2m.
At the center of her expertise is a solid understanding of international business, investments and operations. From 2000 to 2010, she served as the manager of corporate administration for an independent investment management company through several projects involving private fund launches and e-banking across the globe; in New York City, Singapore, Korea, and India. Most recently, she has been instrumental in the startup of a new investment company specializing in the marketing of offshore funds.
Seeking out great musicians, as well as emerging local artists with her music and travel production company Escape Beyond Travel Adventures, Natalie has been focused on developing a global music festival .