ConnectVIPs is an exclusive “connections” company, dedicated to providing extraordinary and curated services for our clients worldwide.
Founded by Karen Thornton-Brown. Karen has a background of working at the forefront of prestigious international events, high-end property projects for niche contractors, sourcing luxury timepieces and rare gemstones, and has delivered unrivalled executive assistance to directors, CEOs, Celebrities & HNWI for over 20 years.
Our services span the full spectrum of individual and corporate requirements. Every day and every client request differs…often challenging but always fun.
We are who discerning clients turn to when they want the impossible made possible.
What we do
Celebrity & Charity Golf Events
Superb courses to play on, both here in the UK and Europe. Help raise funds for your charity, or promote your business, with our impressive Golf Events – with optional Evening/Gala Dinner. View our work with the Sir Bobby Robson Charity.
CHARITY & SILENT AUCTIONS
We host, run, and source products and experiences of various values, from simply providing an item to enhance an auction to setting up the entire auction and have organised many charity events across the UK and Europe.
EXCLUSIVE TRAVEL EXPERIENCES
Wine tasting in Florence, Luxury Charter Flights to Barcelona, the best Golf experience at Les Bordes in the Loire, stunning Castle Spa breaks, your dream wedding in the perfect location – we cater to your heart’s desire.
EXTRAORDINARY JEWELLERY & GEMS
In partnership with Carob Premier we have sourced truly one-of-a-kind diamonds. Our diamantaires study each gem to determine if it has the potential to make the most beautiful and dramatic stone possible – worthy of the Carob name.
The Private Hill recently invited us for a mini "vacay" in one of their four luxury geodesic glamping domes. This picture-perfect sustainable resort was due to open the following week, so our feedback as invited guests was important. Set on...read more
The 16th Sir Bobby Robson Celebrity Golf Tournament held at the Pestana Villa Sol Portugal The Sir Bobby Robson Celebrity Golf Classic has been run annually for sixteen years at the request of Lady Elsie Robson and her family. For the second year running Pin...read more
The Sir Bobby Robson Celebrity Classic 2018 - Sponsored by Pin Point Recruitment ...read more
Sir Bobby Robson Foundation Celebrity Golf Day — Karen is the best organiser and has the best contacts in the whole of the UK & Europe. Her private contacts know no bounds. She will leave no stone unturned in making your golf day whether medium sized or large an extremely successful and memorable day. Our Foundation Day at Rockliffe Hall fulfilled all its objectives and more. All those involved left with great satisfaction and enjoyment. A job brilliantly done!