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NBCUniversal Vice Chairman Ron Meyer, Steven Spielberg Inaugurate Universal CityWalk’s New State-of-the-Art Universal Cinema

NBCUniversal Vice Chairman Ron Meyer and acclaimed filmmaker Steven Spielberg celebrated the grand opening of Universal CityWalk’s all-new Universal Cinema in Los Angeles, shining a spotlight on this state-of-the-art cinema as the place to “see movies where movies are made.” Along with director’s Jordan Peele and Will Packer, and producer Jason Blum, the group took part in the ribbon-cutting […]

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Friends of the Children NY honor AT&T with Friend Award for all their support

The Friends of the Children New York’s Annual “An Evening with Friends” benefit gala honored AT&T with this year’s Friend Award. Over 400 guests during the festive evening heard from some of the organization’s Professional Mentors and youth regarding the impact of the honorees support and how it has made a difference in their lives. On hand to […]

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Chelsea Clinton, Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen, Nicky Hilton at Youth America Grand Prix Gala

Last Thursday night’s Youth America Grand Prix’s “Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow‘ Gala” at Lincoln Center brought out some famous and talented ladies like Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen and Chelsea Clinton with husband Mark Mezvinsky, to the David H. Koch Theater. Along with Nicky Hilton Rothschild, CBS’s Keltie Knight and many more, they […]

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Beauty Fashion Celebrates 100th Anniv & Symrise’s 220-Year Heritage in Paris

BEAUTY FASHION celebrated their 100th Anniversary and Symrise’s 220-Year Heritage in Fine Fragrance at the exclusive Cercle de I’Union Interalliee in Paris. Industry leaders from L’Oreal, Estee Lauder, LVMH, Coty, Unilever, Puig, Interparfums, Chanel and Hermes, gathered together to celebrate the event sponsored by Symrise which has a 220 year heritage in fine fragrance having enabled the creation of such […]

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Clarion Music Society 60th Anniv Masked Gala raises over $100,000

The Clarion Music Society presented their 60th Anniversary Masked Gala at the JW Marriott Essex House and raised over $100,000. Lead by The Young Friends Committee Co-Chairs Andrea Desy and Daniel Levien, guests enjoyed a cocktail hour, a seated ballroom dinner, a silent auction, and an evening of music directed by Artistic Director, Steven Fox. He directed the evening’s program, a […]

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Classy Palm Beach fundraiser hosted by Sharon Bush, Galerie Mag raises funds for Brooklyn High School

Galerie Magazine’s James & Lisa Fayne Cohen hosted a private dinner and auction with philanthropist Sharon Bush to benefit Cristo Rey Brooklyn High School, at their historic home  in Palm Beach built by the legendary Otto Kahn. Fifty guests including Dr. Mehmet Oz, Gene Pressman, Leonard Lauren and Jacqueline Kent Cooke, enjoyed live entertainment by Italian Tenor […]

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Photographer Patrick McMullan in the limelight

Woman about town Jean Shafiroff hosted a private surprise dinner in honor of celebrity photographer Patrick McMullan at Jue Lan Club located within the old Limelight space. Over 50 friends and family including the famed photographer’s son Liam McMullan who DJ’d at the after party while wearing a silver Andy Warhol, came out to support […]

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Designer Maggie Norris Nautical Inspired Daywear at Sailing Heals Charity Runway Show

Fashion designer Maggie Norris, who has dressed Nicole Kidman and Jennifer Aniston, and whose clients include Diane Keaton and Naomi Watts and Rene Ruiz, gave a show at a prestigious private yacht club in Manhattan to benefit Sailing Heals. The Massachusetts based nonprofit offers healing sails for those individuals and families facing a serious health setback like cancer. […]

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Cate Blanchett, Debra Messing, Martha Stewart, Deborra-Lee Furness at UN Women For Peace Luncheon

The UN Women for Peace Association’s annual awards luncheon held at the UN Nations Headquarters in the Delegates Dining Room, celebrated International Women’s Day and brought out superstar actresses Cate Blanchett and Debra Messing honoring some of today’s most courageous and accomplished people. As has become the tradition, UN Women for Peace Association’s Chair Muna Rihani […]

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Renee Fleming Honors Henry Segerstrom with “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”

Henry Segerstrom, philanthropist and visionary developer of California’s South Coast Plaza was celebrated at Carnegie Hall by a VIP gathering of philanthropists, cultural dignitaries, filmmakers, performing artists, and leaders of global fashion brands. The evening began with the New York premiere of a PBS documentary film about Segerstrom’s life screened at the Directors Guild of America […]

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