Paula Longendyke

Paula Longendyke

Founder
TAP the After Party
Paula Longendyke is the founder of TAP the After Party, the first in a network of membership clubs for midlife and late life creative professionals. TAP will embody the ideals of social connectivity, wellness, shared workspace and fun. As founder of TAP Austin Paula brings together her skills in creative direction and community engagement to develop a vibrant club. Austin will be the lead off location for the TAP with a start up Urban Oasis style Club proposed to open May 2017. 

Paula is a creative director and designer and with over 40 years experience in creating extraordinary spaces and interactions for a wide range of brands. Specializing in immersive and experimental event design, Paula has worked with over 100 corporate and non profit clients, including the US Open, Veuve Clicquot, MTV, and Carnegie Hall, among many others, to design brand launches, galas, corporate retreats, and award shows. With an expertise in both design and production, Paula translates a brand’s identity into memorable and engaging experiences, from concept development and event design through to budget and staffing management, logistics, fabrication, and installation. 

A skilled networker and connector, Paula’s creative and life philosophy lies in making unique and inspiring experiences that catalyze connection, community building and fun! With a passion for anything new, unique, and unexpected, her creative projects are meaningful, engaging and memorable. TAP austin TX Club for creatives is phase one of the master plan to then add a residence for members in the beautiful hill country outside of Austin.