Mary Louise Starkey
The First Lady of Service
First Lady of Service, Starkey International’s founder and visionary, Mary Louise Starkey, coined the term “Household Manager”, and with it in 1981, she founded the Starkey International Institute for Household Management.
She then set about to create a Private Service profession by opening the world's first modern day educational Institute for Household and Estate Managers, Butlers, Personal Assistants, and Private Chefs. Mrs. Starkey began writing for the profession, eventually developing Starkey’s patented 'Starkey Service Management System' and software, the world’s first advanced service management tool for Private Service. She has continued to “Set the Standard” for Private Service in Education and in Private Service Placement for over thirty-six years.
Today she has 18 patents, copyrights, trademarks, and publications - all industry directed. The U.S. Military deemed Mrs. Mary Starkey, the First Lady of Service do to her years supporting and educating their Enlisted Aides who serve the Whitehouse, Admirals and Generals. Her clientele includes Old Guard Families, Legacy Families, CEOs, Dot-Commers, Entrepreneurs, Entertainment Personalities and Diplomatic Leaders across the country and abroad.
Mrs. Mary Starkey is passionately devoted to changing the outmoded paradigm of “servitude” into “Service as an Expertise,” as well as building a profession that is world-recognized. In 2007 Starkey was featured in the Wall Street Journal’s Senior Editor, Robert Frank, Best Seller, “Richistan” now in its third world-wide printing, and once again in his 2011 book “The High Beta Rich”. In recent years, she has been a regular media favorite with all the major networks, The Today Show, Good Morning America, the BBC, and with Magazines such as Town and Country, Forbes, Vanity Fair, Costco, and the London Times.
Mrs. Starkey serves the high-net worth and their Family Offices throughout the US, Europe, Canada, China, Anguilla, and India through private trainings, education for employers, public media for openings, staffing of Certified Graduates, and other educational programs. A dynamic and passionate public speaker and natural storyteller, Mrs. Starkey continues her vision for the art form of service by appearing at international conventions, both here and abroad, at seminars, corporate events and hospitality forums around the globe.
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Starkey International Institute for Household Management®
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