EVENTS & MARKETING MANAGER AT URBAN OUTFITTERS, WILLIAMSBURG
Cara Flaherty is the Events & Content Manager for Urban Outfitters’ concept store, Space Ninety 8, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. She has lived in the neighborhood since the early aughts, though she is originally from Columbus, Ohio. At work, Cara directs an ever changing program of pop-up shops, product launch events, local vendor markets, charity fundraisers, and community workshops. Meeting and collaborating with a variety of talented artists, makers, designers, and creatives is easily her favorite part of the job. Outside of work, you can usually find Cara exploring the neighborhood or abroad. Whether hiking Machu Picchu, sleeping on sand dunes in Morocco, or meeting friends for drinks nearby, she is always on the move.