Live, Give, Celebrate!

Speaker:  Dara Caponigro

February 28 & 29, 2024
The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort

Speaker Dara Caponigro:

Dara Caponigro is the Chief Creative Officer of F. Schumacher & Co., the 132-year-old American company that comprises Schumacher, the luxury fabric and wallcovering house; Patterson Flynn, the prestigious rug firm; Frederic Magazine, Schumacher’s luxury design magazine and Freddie, an interior design membership platform.

Caponigro is Creative Director of Schumacher where she directs and oversees product development, digital and print marketing, PR and events, licensing, finished goods and visual merchandising. She is also Editor-in-Chief of Frederic, their glossy publication devoted to the best in design.

Caponigro is the author of The Authentics, which delves into the lives and homes of original trailblazers in the creative world, as well as domino, the Book of Decorating, a NY Times bestseller. Her most recent book, S is for Style: The Schumacher Book of Decoration, celebrates the limitless possibilities of decorating and helps readers to identify their personal style.

Prior to joining Schumacher, she held many illustrious positions as a magazine editor, specializing in interior design and architecture. Most recently, Caponigro was the Editor-in-Chief of Veranda magazine; founding editor and Style Director of domino magazine and Design Director at Elle Decor and Decorating Director at House Beautiful. She began her career at The Cooper-Hewitt Museum.

Caponigro is known for her ability to develop and invigorate brands, whether it’s breathing new life into existing companies or building them from scratch. Caponigro holds a BA from Barnard College where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa.

2024 Naples Tables Designers

The League Club Thanks Our Talented Designers

Naples Tables Team:

Susan Hickey, VP Fundraising Events
Sandra Snyder, VP Development
Denise Hadley, An Evening at Naples Tables Co-Chair
Andrea Stewart, An Evening at Naples Tables Co-Chair
Mary Ann Lillie, President
Ellen Vanderburg, Treasurer
Jill Keto, VP Communications & Event Registration
Donna Lindberg, President-Elect
Ann Burbidge, VP-Elect Fundraising Events
Laura Hewitt, VP-Elect Development
Kathy Klingen, Treasurer-Elect
Donna Loomis & Liz Winebrenner, Circle of Friends
Christina Inslee, Public Relations
Kim Theiss, Video
Maria Arends, Event Program
Jane Arbuthnot, Volunteer Coordinator
Jeanne Ernst, Volunteer Coordinator
Denise Hadley, Volunteer Coordinator
Katy Bowen, Office Manager

Designer Liaisons:
Karen Defiore, Diane Frisicaro, Dawn Giovannoli, Catherine McCourt

Table Designers

A Jaron Fine Jewelry, Amanda Jaron
~Naples, FL

Alexandra Naranjo Designs, Alexandra Naranjo
~West Palm Beach, FL

Alexandra Wood Design, Alexandra Wood
~Madison, WI

Architecture Joyce Owens/Studio Ajo, Joyce Owens And Timothy Riehm
~Fort Meyers, FL

Ascent By Loretta, Loretta Spezio
~Naples, FL

At Faro & Wellness Design Group, Fadia Bechara & April Raque
~Naples, FL

Catharine Willmer Interiors, Catharine Schoettle Willmer
~Atlanta, GA

Declare Interiors, Madison And Susan Weir
~Naples, FL

Denise Fogarty Interiors, Denise Fogarty
~Naples, FL

Edward Gary Design, Edward Gary Shanabarger
~Naples, FL

Emily Brady Interiors, Kara Hardt
~Naples, FL

Etoile By Patricia Knox Designs, Patricia Knox
~Bronxville, NY

Finding Sanctuary By Lisa Kahn Designs, Lisa Kahn
~Naples, FL

G. Rowland Interiors, Gail Rowland
~Estero, FL

GLD Designs, Gay Daniel
~Lake Forest, IL

Haney Design Group, Christine Haney And Grier Haney Landa
~Naples, FL

House Of GR, Andrew Mcgowen
~Winter Park, FL


Jasmin Reese Interiors
~Chicago, IL

Jinx Mcdonald Interior Designs, Inc., Minka Mcdonald
~Naples, FL

Judith Liegeois Designs, Judith Liegeois & Matthew Kritis
~Naples, FL

Julia Hall Designs, Julia Leigeois
~Naples, FL

Kavanaugh Interiors, Ellen Kavanaugh
~Palm Beach, FL

Key Lime Cottage Designs, Andrea Zarins
~Jensen Beach, FL

L Space & Co, Lissa Sabatino, Jen Troyer
~Naples, FL

Lisa Gilmore Design, Lisa Gilmore
~St. Petersburg, FL

Lilly Pulitzer, Lilly Pulitzer team
~Naples, FL

Lulu Cadieux, Terry Walker
~Saugatuck, MI

Marika Meyer Studio, Marika Meyer
~Bethesda, MD

Matouk Linens/Schumacher & Co. by Naples Garden Club
~Naples, FL

Mr Alex Tate, Alex Alonso
~South Miami, FL

Naples Art Factory By Xtreme Signatures, Galit Papanikolaou
~Naples, FL

Naples Table 2024 Signature Table – Shaw Chambers Design
~Naples, FL

Palm Beach Regency, Korinne Belock & Kim Ponsoldt
~West Palm Beach, FL

Patina Collections, Karen Abel
~Naples, FL

Photography By Lane, Lane Wilkinson
~Naples, FL

Rebecca Johnson Interiors, Rebecca Johnson
~Tampa, FL

Salvatore Manuel Design, Salvatore Giso
~Sarasota, FL

Sea Cloud Cruises & Ann Harrison Travel, Barbara Gifford
~Naples, FL

Shaw Chambers Design, Inc., Joanna Shaw & Margaret Chambers
~Naples, FL

Schumacher & Co, Eugenia Santiesteban Soto
~New York, NY

Silvana’s Floral Designs, Silvana Harper
~Naples, FL

Simply Elegant, Lynne Metz
~St Petersburg, IL

Soucie Horner, Ltd., Martin Horner
~Chicago, IL

Stephanie Jarvis Inc., Stephanie Jarvis
~Jacksonville, FL

Summerfields Home Garden Gift & Interior Design, Shari & Stacey Summers
~Naples, FL

The Designer’s Accomplice, Chelsea Provenzano
~Naples, FL

The Real Macaw, Siobhan Cleveland
~Naples, FL

TKS Design Group, Susan Klimala
~Naples, FL

Turk And Turk, Ilkay Turk
~Fort Meyers, FL

Up For Grabs, Katherine Goodman
~Naples, FL

West Home Collection, Jane Sullivan
~Naples, FL

3 Gems Design Llc., Martha Selhorst, Melanie White, Lauren Riccobene
~Naples, FL