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Elite Professionals Summer Celebration
elite professional group picture

Eddie Novetti Director of Operations and International Soprano Singer Estere Diva

First Row:
 Robin Vetere Fortis Lux Financial, Bill Lee Lanndis, Leslie Ediza Aim Image Consulting, Miss Ohio,
Lindsey Davis, Gloria T. Cressler International Editor Black Tie International Magazine and Host and Producer of the event, Irina Gubenko of Fragrant Wellness and Demetria Daniels Gotham Gossip

Second Row:
Neil Rollon Founder Qudos, Award winner and PBS Host pop and opera singer Cristina Fontanelli, Ann Ledford, Yvette Onofre MS Hohm Wellnes, and Hilary Gabrielle

Third Row: 
Atty. Gary Ross Founder/Managing Attorney Jackson Ross Law Office, Kasia Komorka, Dorato Janul of Janul Jewelry,
and William Ledford Executive Director Morgan Stanley,

Fourth Row:
 European Super Models Elena Kolonova and Angelina Shipilina, Stefan J. Nieborak Executive Director Morgan Stanley Bartek Dom, Klaudia Komorka,  Georgios Michailidis Trade Commissiner of Greece, Celebrity Architect Stephen Valentines and European Super Model Liga Freimaine

Not in the picture, Sabina Klimek, the Trade Commissioner of Poland and economist
Wojtek Tro repreesenting the Polish Consulate who came a bit late



Article by:
Gloria Consolacion Tamayo Cressler

International Correspondent and Host


Photographs by: Barry Brown of


It was time again to welcome in summer, bringing out our light summer dresses and trim white outfits. That particular day was a scorching 90 degrees, but the people who showed up ended on a high note with a good crowd. We want to thank our loyal superb friends, our beautiful guests, especially our VIP guests who attend regularly. The beautiful ladies and good looking men including our VIP guests at our fabulous event...which included Miss Ohio Lindsey Davis, the German Baroness Marion Von Buchard, the beautiful Sabina Klimek, Trade Commissioner of Poland who came with his husband Economist Wojtek Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate, Georgios Michailidis, Trade Commissioner of Greece, celebrity Architect Stephen Valentine, Liz Stern Founder and President of Global Giving Advisors, and Gerald McKeon, Publisher of Black Tie International Magazine. Award Winning Opera and Pop Singer, PBS TV Host Cristina Fontanelli and International Opera Singer Estere Diva attended and entertained. And of course, our European super models starting off with the gorgeous Angelina Shipillina,Elena Skovorodko and Liga Fremaine.


Thank you to our great friends, our regulars and new friends for their monthly support especially our VIP GUESTS our members from Elite Professional Networking Group (EPNG) and friends of Black Tie International Magazine. Our guests always have such a fabulous time starting off with a group picture again for the Magazine "Black Tie International Magazine" then we introduced our birthday celebrant: Irina Gubenko, a Sponsor. Our guest singer for the night International Opera Singer Estere Diva lead and when the birthday cake was brought out our guests joined in by singing HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Then we introduced our VIP Guests including our Award Winning Opera and Pop Singer and PBS TV Host: Cristina Fontanelli who also sang for us. Cristina mentioned that she will start the filming of her show broadcast on PBS TV on Saturday, July 15 at 7:30 pm called Opera and Broadway of the Hamptons. Cristina Fontanelli and her fabulous friends, also starring Metropolitan Opera Tenor Raul Melo and Metropolitan Opera Baritone Michael Corvino at Duck Walk Vineyard North, Southhold NY. This is a great time to get out of the busy city and enjoy having delicious wines while watching the show and even purchase wines to take home. To buy tickets call 1-800-838-3006. We will see you there!


Our Entertainment was by International Soprano Singer Estere Diva. Soprano ESTÉRE DIVA is an International Concert Vocalist who performs in concerts throughout the U.S.A and Europe, at private and social events, fundraisers, corporate events and fashion Shows. She has performed in musicals and various European productions, TV shows and movies and won first place with her group at the famous song festival in Europe called "The Eurovision" when it was held in Paris. Estere grew up watching her father during his rehearsals and shows who is also an opera singer. She performed twice at the famous CARNEGIE HALL and at Westchester Broadway Theater, LeFrak Concert Hall in Queens College, Triad Theater NYC, Italian Festival in Syracuse, NY, Italian Festival in Long Island NY, Hod HaSharon, Israel, Valetta Malta and more places. As always our guests enjoyed listening to Estere’s beautiful high ranging melodious voice. Her contact phone number is 201-248-1112.


The event lasted a long while, late into the night and as always our guests were having such fun talking and networking. We congratulate our lucky guests who won our amazing door prizes. Our lucky winner for the 5 NIGHTS 4 DAYS CANCUN RESORT TICKET FOR 4 PEOPLE was Yvette Onofre of Hohm Wellness. Make sure to RSVP right away for our next event and you could become our next lucky winners. To contact me email: or or


The venue was held again at The World Bar at Trump Tower World International by the United Nations, and produced by Gloria T. Cressler, CEO/Founder of Elite Professional Networking Group, and International Correspondent and Host of Black Tie International Magazine & TV. This event was co-hosted by Black Tie International Magazine, Powerteam International, Giorgio G. Cognac (by famous designer Giorgio GUCCI), and Emperors Vodka, International Wine Master and Global Fine Wines & Food Connection, and Fabulous Cooking with Queenglori and Stanglwirt Bio Hotel
 (a wooden castle in the Austrian Alps).




Stanglwirt Bio Hotel & Spa - A Castle on the Austrian Alps seen as a slice of heaven frequented by Royals, Celebrities, Presidents, Prime Ministers from many countries, and Presidents’ and CEO's of Fortune 500 Companies. Known as a place to regroup and recharge your body and soul. They have 50 beautifully designed spas and hot spring water swimming pools and the best golf courses, tennis courts, a state of the art Gym (frequently visited by Arnold Schwarzenegger), and you can also do some skiing (in fact many Sky Champions practice and stay at the Stanglwirt). Hayrides are available during the winter time and during the summer and you can go hiking, fishing or can ride their World famous Lipizzan horses. All the delicious food served is organic grown in their garden or farm.
For more information go to or email to or


AIM IMAGE CONSULTING A full-service image empowerment consulting firm offering services to develop and enhance image through color and body analyses, wardrobe planning, closet organization and personal shopping. The company was founded by Ms. Leslie Ediza, an Image Consultant and Personal Branding Coach, who graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. For more information, please visit website and to get a free initial consultation, please call 347-938-6626.


The Big Apple Indie Music Series: The Big Apple Indie Music Series is in Tampa Bay and Nationwide and have the Best Artist Indie Music Series. It is a monthly music and networking industry event featuring the hottest independent pop, rock, country and the top 40 acts of Country music. TBAIMS LLC Connecting through Music-Supporting Independent Music Artists of most Genres. Make sure to click on their link at


Fragrant Wellness A holistic wellness for women's health specializing in aromatherapy, women’s health and sensuality, love and relationships coaching, and personal consultations. You can find Young Living essential oils and natural products, comprehensive wellness plans for overall vitality, and the Groove movement method. Services are provided by knowledgeable owner and founder of Fragrant Wellness, certified Aromatherapist and Groove Method Facilitator Irina Gubenko.


Once again, we thank Kenneth McClure, Vice President and Group General Manager of Hospitality Holdings owner of The World Bar at the Trump Tower and 8 other world renowned establishments, including the Carnegie Club. They always serve us such sumptuous food which our guests thoroughly enjoy every time. We graciously thank their staff for providing us with such great on-going service.


Our Additional Guests: William "Chip" Ledford, Executive Director of Morgan Stanley, Ann Ledford, Stefan J. Neiborak, Executive Director of Morgan Stanley, Edward Novetti, Director of Operations Tilden International Inc., Celebrity Architect Stephen Valentines, Liz Stern Founder & President of Global Giving Advisors, Atty. Gary J. Ross, Founder/ Managing Attorney of Jackson Ross Law Office, Hilary Gabrielle of Design & Innovation, Dorata Janul of Janul Jewelry, Klaudia Z. Apteki Komorka, Kasia Komorka, Bartek Dom, Jolanka Komorka, Irina Gubenko, Certified Aromatherapist and Wellness Consultant, Leslie Ediza, Founder of Aim Consulting, Robin Vetere of Fortis Lux Financial, Yitzchak Engelberg and Klaudia Engelberg of 5 Star Pharmacy, Yvette Onofre, MS Hohn Wellness, Lu Caldara, River TowersYoung Marines, Maria Vourlides, Douglas Elliman, Real Estate, Atena Korska Douglas Elliman Real Estate, Steve Franco, New York Life Insurance Company, Demetria Daniels of Gotham Gossip, Dawn Lincoln, Ravi Kandala, CEO of Knespro Coffee, Sirilak Cates, Claudia Falz, and so many more who attended our event. My apologies since we cannot list the names of the guests.


We want to thank our superb co-host, sponsors, guests and new friends who support us monthly at our amazing events and charities. Also I want to give my heartfelt thanks to Mr. Gerard McKeon the Publisher of Black Tie International Magazine, Irina Gubenko, and Dorota Janul many other guests for bringing their friends to the events. We also want to thank Bill Lee Lanndis, Carlos Mallol who helped at the Reception Table. It was another great event for everyone.


Make sure to RSVP NOW for our UPCOMING EVENTS you know we put on elegant fun, fun, fun events. Our Grand Door Prize again will be a 5 nights 4 days stay on CANCUN RESORTS for 4 people. If you want to sponsor a table and speak on stage, please send me your picture and company information for Black Tie International Magazine and/or if you want to be a member email us or
We will see you at our next fabulous event!


We will have a lot of surprise VIP GUESTS attending again.
 So come and celebrate our Mid-Summer Celebration on July 11th with us.
 See you very soon.


This is your host: Gloria Cressler signing off.
We will see you at our next elegant fun, fun, fun events.




Midsummer Night Celebration – Tuesday, July 11

We will be away for the summer then back for our


COSTUME EVENT on Tuesday, Oct. 17,


THANKSGIVING Celebration and FASHION SHOW on Tuesday, Nov. 14,


CHRISTMAS Celebration on Friday, Dec. 08,


Welcome NEW YEAR on Tuesday, Jan. 09, 2018,


VALENTINES DAY Celebration on Tuesday, Feb. 13, &


ST. PATRICKS DAY Celebration on Tuesday, Mar. 13, 2018


Gloria T. Cressler

International Editor/TV Host

Black Tie International Magazine/TV

Founder & President

Elite Professional Networking Group

(P.R & Celebrity Event Producer Company)


Fabulous Cooking with Queenglori

Global Ambassador

Power Team International


United Nations Association & United Nations Foundation

United Nations Women Association

NGO Women's Association

Leslie Ediza, Aim Image Consulting
Leslie Ediza, Aim Image Consulting
  Irina Gubenko of Fragrant Wellness With Robin Vetere, Irina Gubenko and Ann Ledford

  Irina Gubenko of Fragrant Wellness With Robin Vetere, Irina Gubenko and Ann Ledford

  Gloria T. Cressler, Host & Producer and Maria Vourlides of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, Klaudia Apteki Komorka, Dorota Janul of Janul Jewelry, Jolanka Dom,

  Gloria T. Cressler, Host & Producer and Maria Vourlides of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, Klaudia Apteki Komorka, Dorota Janul of Janul Jewelry, Jolanka Dom,
 Back side: Kasia Kamorka , Lu Cardera River Towns Young Marines and Bartek Dom

Edward Novetti, Gloria T. Cressler.

Sitting: Edward Novetti, Gloria T. Cressler.
 First Row: Award winning Opera Singer and PBS Host Cristina Fontanelli, International Soprano Singer Estere Diva, Miss Ohio Lindsey Davis, European Super Model Liga Fremaine, 
Second Row:
 Bill Lee Lanndis, European Super
Models Elena Kolonova and Angelina Shipilina and Georgios Michailidis Trade Commissioner of Greece.

European Super Model Angelina Shipilina, Miss Ohio Lindsey Davis, Irina Gubenko,Gloria T. Cressler, European Super Models,  Liga Freimaine and Elena Kolonova

   European Super Model Angelina Shipilina, Miss Ohio Lindsey Davis, Irina Gubenko,
 Gloria T. Cressler, European Super Models,  Liga Freimaine and Elena Kolonova

  Irina Gubenko celebrating her birthday

  Irina Gubenko celebrating her birthday

International Opera Singer Estere Diva our singer for the month.

   International Opera Singer Estere Diva our singer for the month.

 Cristina Fontanelli, Sabina Klimek Trade Commissioner of Poland, Estere Diva, Miss Ohio Lindsey Davis, Gloria T. Cressler Event Producer and Host and Celebrity Architect Stephen Valentine  Back Row: Bill Lee Lanndis, Economist Wojtek Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate, European Super models Elena Konolova and Liga Freimaine

   Cristina Fontanelli, Sabina Klimek Trade Commissioner of Poland, Estere Diva, Miss Ohio Lindsey Davis, Gloria T. Cressler Event Producer and Host and Celebrity Architect Stephen Valentine  Back Row: Bill Lee Lanndis, Economist Wojtek Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate, European Super models Elena Konolova and Liga Freimaine

  Door prize winner Klaudia Komorka

   Door prize winner Klaudia Komorka

   Door prize winner Hilary Gabrielle

   Door prize winner Hilary Gabrielle

   Door Prize winner Stefanie

   Door Prize winner Stefanie

   Winner of 5 nights 4 days stay in a CANCUN RESORT for 4 people iwas

   Winner of 5 nights 4 days stay in a CANCUN RESORT for 4 people iwas
 Yvette Onofre, MS Hohm Wellness

See You All Again for our
June Celebration


Singing at Stanglwirt Bio Hotel with the Hauser Family
Fabulous Cooking With Queen Glori - European Edition - Stanglwirt Bio-Hotel


Please Click on this link to watch the series of
"Fabulous Cooking by Queenglori

other episodes will follow please share this with your friends,
we will be featuring different guests.
You could be the lucky one that will be chosen to be our next guests on our next filming. 
 gloria cressler book cover
We have a cookbook that we recently Launch called
Portions of these Proceeds will benefit Several Veterans Charity Organizations and Children Organization. This is such an easy way for you or to give as a gift, and at the same time helping our selected charities. The cost is $ 14.00 plus $ 3.95 for shipping.
You can pay with PayPal to the email address or to send a check, write and mail the check to Gloria Cressler Enterprises at 8801 51st Avenue, Elmhurst, NY 11373.
Anybody who buys the cookbook will also get a FREE E-Book copy.



Extra Extra!!!!

Black Tie International:
 Gloria Cressler: United Arab Emirates Trip

Our first Opening in Dubai, It was a fabulous event The guests list on the pictures starts with the Artist Bhavna Vaya,  Mr. Khalil Abdulwahid Visual Art Manager of Projects and Events, Department of  Dubai Culture, Mr. Burt Alfieri Partner Artissima Gallery, Opera Singer Paula Oleska, Gloria T. Cressler P.R./Agent & International Correspondent and Host of Black Tie International Magazine, Artist Marco, the Ministers from the Dubai Culture headed by Dr. Salah Algassim, Advisor to the Dubai Culture,Mr. Ahmad Alserkal, Founder and President of Alserkal Cultural Foundation,  Aurela Cuku partner Artissima Gallery Artist Pellumb Rira, Denald Cuku Manager Artissima Gallery. Not included in the picture are the Consul General of Peru Carlos Tavera, Robert Lester of Vienna Austria, and Etienne Van Den Peereboom Of Belgium


Black Tie International Magazine Travel
Gloria Cressler-European Spring Tour 2014

European Spring/Summer Tour  

Elite Professionals European Spring/ Summer Tour 2016

At the Wine Festival in Wagram Austria in the picture Günther Kassner,  Anton Bauer, Jing-Dong Zheng, Melanie-F. Klein, Bruno Wichland, Caroline Heyer, Gerald Hörmann, Ricarda Omenitz, Gerlinde Seif, Helga Öllinger, Gudrun Steinböck, Barbara Obermoser-Pondorfer, Anton Kerschbaumer with wife, Roland Hinterreiter, Anton Reithner, Josef Wildburger, Klaus Wittauer, Heinz Seif, Sascha Roudnik, Infront Gloria T. Cressler, Alicia Lundquist

Gloria Cressler-European Spring Tour 2014

  Some of the guests of Anton Bauer Winery at the Wine Festival in Austria. Monica Erber, Pepi Obermoser, Barbara Obermoser, Inna Hofner, Kim Solomon, Gloria T. Cressler and other friends of the winery

Gudron Partner Anton Bauer Wines, Retired Navy Greek General Achilles A, Gloria T. Cressler, Executive Chef and Hotel & Restaurant owner Toni Morwald, Toni Bauer 3rd Generation Wine Maker and Author Kim Solomon



Past Events

Elite Professionals May Celebration
elite professional group picture
Black Tie International:
Elite Professionals Spring Celebration
 elite professionals group picture
Elite Professional St. Patricks Day Celebration
elite professional group picture
Black Tie International:
Elite Professionals Valentine Celebration

 Robin Vetere, Sabina Klimek Trade Commissioner of Poland, Diana Baus, Qi Fei-Long Eastern Medicine Doctor, Krystyna Chmielewska Bioptron, Susana Koehler Sustainable Global Network  Margaret Citak Desiderata Shoes, Bill Lee Lanndis, Corrine Statin President Absolute Events, Melanie Fox Speech Fox, Miss Ohio Lindsey Davis, Gloria T, Cressler Producer & Host of the event & International Journalist, Sandy Jaculow Chief Information Officer Silverstein Properties of  Larry Silverstein of the World Trade Center & Galina Saucedo Interior Designer ,  Rebecca Lewis, Elizabeth A. Stern Founder/President Global Giving Advisors LLC, Michael Cole,   
Elite Professionals New Year Celebration
Clip Ledford Cyber Security & Financial Services, Margaret Citak Desiderata Shoes, Ann Ledford, Bill Lee Lanndis,  Miss Ohio, Models & Actress Lindsey Davis, Gloria T. Cressler Producer & Host of the event, President/Founder Elite Professional Networking Station & International Editor Black Tie International Magazine Alejandra Chaparro 17 Entertainment & Interior Designer Galina Saucedo
Elite Professionals Holiday Celebration
 Galina Saucedo, Bill Lee Lanndis, Abby Gold,Latin Celebrity, Coach & Author Karen Hoyos, International Editor of Black Tie International Magazine Gloria T. Cressler Event Producer & Host & Emmy Award Winner TV & Radio Host Rita Cosby, Jing Li,
Elite Professionals Thanksgiving Celebration
Dr. Victor Goncharov, Author Michael Cole & Opera Singer Estere Diva
Elite Professionals Halloween Celebration
Elite Professionals
Elite Professionals Mid Summer Celebration
Sitting: Gina Vasquez, Michael Cole, Patricia Falto of New York-Presbyterian
Elite Professionals Welcome Summer
First Row: Mr. Marco Castro Economic, Trade & Tourism Counselor Ministry of Foreigh Affairs of
 Ivon, Irina Gubenko, Susana Koehler, Gloria Cressler, Dushka Ramic, Anastasia Tretyakova & Angelina Shipilina
Elite Professionals: Valentine Celebration
Elizabeth More Senior UX/QA Sapient Global Markets, Dr. Lauren Laurino, Atty. Ross Pitcoff and
Elite Professionals: New Year Celebration
Business Executve Irina Gubenko, Atty. Ross E. Pitcoff and Orly Amor President/Founder
Black Tie International:
Elite Professionals: Christmas Celebration
Sitting: Elna Izabela Naszawa, Michael Indorato, Orly Amor President & Founder Health & Wellness  Network of Commerce and Irina Gubenko Certified Aromatherapist
Elite Professionals: Thanksgivng Celebration
1st Row: Dr. Victor Goncharov, Sabina Klimek Trade Commissioner of Poland, Rebecca Lewis, Gloria T. Cressler Host, President & Founder Elite Professional Networking Group (EPNG) International Editor & TV Host of Black Tie International Magazine, Orly Amor President & Founder Health & Wellness Network of Chamber, Galina Saucedo Interior Designer, Anely of Anely Cosmetics and Irina Gubenko, 2nd Row: Bill Lee Lanndis Actor/Director, Opera Singer Paula Oleska also President of Brain Upgrade, Lona B. Alawie Director of Sales Astoria Living Realty, TV Host Nikki Rich of Nikki Rich Show, Artist Juan Fernando Silva, Kenneth Flornes CEO/Founder Nectar Furnished Apartments, European Super Model Angelina Shipilina, Richard Alan President Richard Alan Management, Wojciech Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate and many more
Elite Professionals: Costume Event
Elite Professionals: Mid Summer
elite professionals
Elite Professionals: May Celebration
Elite Professionals: Spring Celebration
Elite Professionals: St. Patricks Day
  First Row: Michael Indorato Artist, Naiana Miranda Singer, Gloria T. Cressler Host & Event Producer & International Editor & TV Host & Agent/Manager/P.R for the artist, Opera Singer & President of Brain Upgrade Paula Oleska,
Elite Professionals: Valentine Celebration
Celebrity Architect Stephen Valentine, Eddie Novetti Managing Director Tilden, Kenneth Flornes, VP Silver Suites Residences & Silver Towers which is part of the World Trade
Elite Professionals: Welcoming the New Year
elite professionals new year group photo
Elite Professionals: Christmas Celebration
 Sitting Michael Indorato, Paula Oleska Standing Award Winning Producer Director & Writer Dean Love, Orly Amor, Bill Lanndis, Gloria T. Cressler, Galina Saucedo, Rodney, Joan Pelzer, Sabina Klimek Trade Commissioner of Poland, Rebecca Lewis, Wojciech Trocewicz of Polish Consulate, Richard Alan, Jon Landers, Atty. Scott L. Fenstermaker, Jose Segarra, Victoria Shore, Yumi Kim, Krystyna Chmielewska
Elite Professionals: Pre Thanksgiving Celebration
    Artist Michael Indorato, Liza Zimmer, Gerard McKeon Publisher Black Tie International Magazine, Enna Chiang of Books n Pillows Inc., Comtesse Suzanne de Paris, Galina Saucedo, Gloria T. Cressler Host CEO/Founder Elite Professional Networking Group & International Editor & Host Black Tie International Magazine & TV, Bill Orly Amor President Holistic Chamber of Commerce, Bill Lanndis Actor/Talent Director, Joan Pelzer VP of Marketing The New York Association for American-Russian Relation to the UN,  Richard Alan of Richard Alan Management, Jose Segarra Magnum Group, Award Winning Director, Producer & Writer Dean Love, Mark Jaffe President Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, Victoria Longo of Euphoric You, Jon Landers of Creative Group  Lou Gordon Director Balcony & many other guests.     
Elite Professionals: Celebrating the Seasons
Elite Professionals: Black Tie Event and Seminar
 Bill Walsh, Gloria T. Cressler and Berny Dohrman
World Trade Day and May Celebration
Welcoming Spring
1st Row: Lily Benjamin, Galina Babushkin, Celebrity Artist MARCO, Rebecca Lewis, Andrea Spring Managing Director Blue Star Jets,
St Patrick's Day Celebration
elite professional Networking
Valentine Celebration
  elite professionals valentine day group shot
New Year Celebration
friends of black tie
Holiday Celebration
    1st Row: Patricia Martinez of Grande Naturals, Juan Plaza of Style Magazine, Rebecca Lewis, Eddie Novetti, Lisa Zimmer of Ayurvedic Natural Face Lift,
Thanksgiving Celebration
1st Row sitting: Richie Zav, Atty. Steven Goldman, William Michaels ,Lindsay Ashby,Dr. Albert Ambriz, Thelma Dixon, Josh Shulman, Actor/Director Bill Lanndis, Interior Designer Galina, Michael Romano, Abhi Chintakunta, Nick Alessi, Richard Alan, Prince Adonis, David Alan Kogut
Annual Platinum Celebrity Red Carpet Event
 Nick Alssi, Gerard Mc Keon, Larry Blascovich, Kenneth Flornes, Gloria Cressler, Rita Cosby,
Elite Professionals: MidSummer  Night Celebration
Front sitting: Don Reiser, Sam Liebowitz, Jack Cooper, HidekAndrea King, Matt Traverso, Jim Swiger, Julie Wilson, Richard Alan, Ron,eden ganMiningham, Judy, model Elaine Queiroz,  Claudia Suica, Veronica Pellot-Marrero, i Aono, Paula Oleska,Michael, Ellza Bellezza, Gloria Cressler, Bushra Khan, Victoria
Elite Professionals: June Summer Celebration
Elite Professionals: May Festival Celebration
Elite Professionals: Spring Benefit
  First Row: Kosima Malikyan, Husain Ansar, Ellza Bellezza, Harvey Dzodin, Actor/Director Bill Lanndis, Gloria T. Cressler,
Elite Professionals:Valentine Benefit
elite professionals


Elite Professionals: New Year Veterans Benefit
Tery Fugate, James Gross, & Sandy Jacolow Chief Information Officer of Silverstein Towers
Elite Professionals: Holiday Veterans Benefit
     1st Row   Qi Fei-Long Eastern Medicine Doctor, Mario Oliveri of New Yankees, Gloria T. Cressler Producer of the Event
Elite Professionals: Thanksgiving Veterans Benefit


Friends of Black Tie / Elite Professionals: Platinum Awards 
 Lawrence Blascovich Group Director,Senior VP Signature Bank, Ariana Datil, Miss Northern US, gloria cressler,col.gonyo, gerard mc keon
Friends of Black Tie / Elite Professionals: Platinum Awards 

Lawrence Blascovich Group Director,
 Senior VP Signature Bank, Ariana Datil, Miss Northern US .
LTC James Gonyo ll
Commander Battalion of the 1st

Battalion 69th Infantry,
Bill Walsh 
President & Founder Power Team International,
 Gerard Mc Keon
Publisher and Founder Black Tie International Magazine,
and the Producer of the Event
Gloria T. Cressler
President & Founder Elite Professional Networking Group


elire professionals May event
Marc Segelnick Partner Central Securities of America, Nancy Duffy Hospitality Professional, Zoraida Orellana Make Up Artist, Bill Lanndis, Karen Hoyos, Gloria T. Cressler, Veteran Corporal Nichols Calabris and Mrs. Calabris, Reverend David Johnson, Julian Sturton, Eugene  Torand, Celebrity Architect Stephen Valentine, Award Winning Producer, Director & Writer Dean Love, Neal Johnson, Larry Blascovich,
Elite Professional Networking: April Veterans Benefit
Elite Professional Networking: St Patrick's Day
Valentines Day Red Carpet Event
elite professional networking group holiday reception
Holiday Red Carpet Event 2011

Celebrating 250th Anniversary of NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade



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 Dee Dee Sorvino

The Metropolitan
 Opera House
Opening Night Gala


Celebrity Philanthropy News


Usher and Sharon Bush with Honoree Harry Belafonte.  Photo by:  Rose Billings/

Sharon Bush
 Harry Belafonte

RFK Human Rights
Ripple of Hope Awards


Society News


 JB Smoove.  Photo by:  Vince Bucci

JB Smoove

Boys and Girls Clubs
of America
Great Futures Gala
Beverly Hills, CA


Celebrity Philanthropy News


Annual Giants of Broadcasting Honors

Library of American Broadcasting:
 Annual Giants
 of Broadcasting Honors


Society News


Selena Gomez. Photo by: Ed Lefkowitz

Selena Gomez

Lupus Research Alliance
Breaking through Lupus


Celebrity Philanthropy News


Global CeylonTea Party

Permanent Mission
 of Sri Lanka
 to the United Nation

Global Ceylon Tea Party
in Celebration of the
150th Anniversary of
Ceylon Tea


Society News


Ashley Judd, Audrey Grus©Patrick McMullan/Photo - Jared Siskin/PMC

Ashley Judd
Audrey Grus
Hope for Depression
11th Annual
Luncheon Seminar



Celebrity Philanthropy News


Ralph Fiennes and Elizabeth Segerstrom at South Coast Plaza's Art, Excellence + Friendship event, an evening with the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra at Segerstrom Center for the Arts Monday, October 30, 2017.

Ralph Fiennes
Elizabeth Segerstrom

South Coast Palaz's
Art Excellence
and Friendship


Celebrity Philanthropy News


Taye Diggs presented the Spirit of Entertainment Award to Nancy O’Dell, co-anchor of Entertainment Tonight

Nancy O'Dell
Taye Diggs
Associates for Breast and  Prostrate Cancer Studies
Talk of the Town Gala
Beverley Hills, CA


Celebrity Philanthropy News


Open Your Hearts Chair Jean Shafiroff, with Honorees Ralph S. Mosca, M.D. Photo by:  Rose Billings/

21st Annual
Hamptons Heart Ball


Society News


National Meningitis Association Rings
The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

Society News


The Ocean Conference

Our oceans, our future: partnering for the implementation of
 Sustainable Development
 Goal 14

United Nations

Society News


Gala Chairs Wendy and Michael Esposito with His Eminence, Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan

The 41st Annual
Inner-City Scholarship
Fund Friends Gala
Raises Over $1 Million

Society News


Lawrence and Lori Fink, Ken and Elaine Langone, Robert I. Grossman, MD, Dean and CEO of NYU Langone, Elisabeth J. Cohen, MD, and honoree Thomas S. Murphy at the 2017 Violet Ball

NYU Langone
Medical Center
2017 Violet Ball
Raises Over $5.2 Million

Society News


KidneyTexas, Inc.

 The Runway Report

2017 Luncheon
and Fashion Show 

Dallas, TX

Society News


ecosoc 2017

ECOSOC    2017
“Partnerships for
promoting opportunities, increased prosperity and sustainable development
 for all”

Society News


Kathryn and Leo Vecellio

The 62nd Annual
Palm Beach Heart Ball
Raises Over $1 Million


Palm Beach Society


 Silvia Frieser (Co-Chair) (Executive Director) Michael Peenik (Co-Chair).  Photo by:  Rose Billings/

 The 62nd
Viennese Opera Ball


Society News


Lois Pope and Dr. Robin Ganzert. Photos by CAPEHART

LIFE's 23rd Annual
"Lady in Red" Gala
Raises More Than
 $1.2 Million



Palm Beach Society


 Deborra-Lee Furness, Leadership Award Recipient and Cate Blanchett, Presenter.  Photo by:  Rose Billings/

Deborra-Lee Furness
 Cate Blanchett

UN Women for Peace Association
Awards Luncheon

Celebrity Philanthropy News


Andrew Solomon, Meryl Streep, Stephen Sondheim

Andrew Solomon
Meryl Streep
Stephen Sondheim

PEN America
Annual Literary Gala
Raises $2 Million

Celebrity Philanthropy News


Jane Alexander (Master of Ceremonies) and Frances Beinecke ((Audubon Medal).  Photo by:  Rose Billings/

Jane Alexander 
 Frances Beinecke


2017 Audubon Gala
Raises More Than
$1.1 Million


Celebrity Philanthropy News


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 20: (L-R) Fashion designer Issac Mizrahi, honoree Linda Lloyd Lambert and President and CEO of ASPCA, Matt Bershadker attend the ASPCA hosted 20th Annual Bergh Ball at The Plaza Hotel on April 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for ASPCA)

 Issac Mizrahi
Linda Lloyd Lambert
  Matt Bershadker
20th Annual Bergh Ball
Raises   $1.5 Million

Society News


Crown Prince Alexander, Joyce Brooks

Crown Prince Alexander
 Joyce Brooks


Society News


Elizabeth Taylor and Kathy Ireland

Elizabeth Taylor
 Kathy Ireland

The Elizabeth Taylor
 AIDS Foundation
 Legendary Stars
 85th Birthday

Celebrity Philanthropy News


Jude Demorest, Lee Daniels and Brittany O'Grady.  Photo by:  Vince Bucci

 Jude Demorest
 Lee Daniels
 Brittany O'Grady

Extraordinary Families
2nd Annual Awards Gala
Beverly Hills, CA


Celebrity Philanthropy News


From left: Dr. Steven J. Corwin, president and CEO of NewYork-Presbyterian, Jessica M. Bibiliowicz, chairman of Weill Cornell Medicine's Board of Overseers, Frank A. Bennack, Jr., chairman of NewYork-Presbyterian's Board of Trustees, and Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi, interim dean of Weill Cornell Medicine, during the annual Cabaret benefit dinner on Nov. 9 at Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers. The event raised $3.5 million to support the institutions' ongoing work in patient care, biomedical research and medical education..  Photo by:  Studio Brooke

 Weill Cornell Medicine
Annual Cabaret Benefit
Raises $3,5 Million


Society News


T. Denny Sanford

T. Denny Sanford
 $100 million Gift
Sanford Stem Cell
Clinical Center


Society News


Nancy Grand, Stephen Grand

Nancy &Stephen Grand
commit $50 million
to the
Weizmann Institute
of Science


Society News


Marc Anthony, Carlos Slim, Petra Nemcova

Marc Anthony
Carlos Slim
Petra Nemcova

 Hearts Fund


 Celebrity Philanthropy News


Israel's 65th birthday

Birthday gift


Philanthropy Giving


Black Tie International Realty

amayan beach, palawan, philippines

 Amayan, Beach,

348 acres
$5.25 million

International Realty


Philanthropy Giving

2015 US Charitable Giving
Sets New Record $477.55 Billion



Global Sustainability News


Cortés Desalination and Tidal Electric Generation Project

and Tidal Electric
 Generation Project

Impact Investments


sustainable development goals

United Nations 
  Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's)


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