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Elite Professionals May Celebration

elite professional group picture

 Atty. Sunny Barkats of Founder JS BARKATS PLLC and Conville Mason

First Row:
 Bill Lee Lanndis, Maria Carter NYC Chapter President Estate Managers Coalition,
Belly Dancer Patricia Burke, Gloria T. Cressler Producer and Host of the event, Sandy Jacolow Chief Information Officer Silverstein Properties of Larry Silverstein of the World Trade Center and Towers, Margarett Citak of MC DESIGN MEDIA, Demetria Daniels and  Georgios Michailidis
Trade Commissiner of Greece

Second Row:
Robin Veterre, Leslie Ediza of Aim Image Consulting, Economist Wojtek Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate and William Ledford Executive Director Morgan Stanley

Third Row:
James Pecora DJK, Steve Knowles Energy Solutions, Thomas Buckley New York Life, Economist William Werkmeister Award winner Producer, Director & Writer Dean Love, Stefan J. Neiborak Executive Director Morgan Stanley, Richard Alan, Founder/Partner Richard Alan Management, Model Ellen Chiu and Michael Cole



Article by: Gloria Consolacion Tamayo Cressler

International Correspondent and Host


Photographs by: Barry Brown of


There is a reason that I love May, the entire month is considered a festival month, and the month prior to June, beginning of summer which I always truly look forward to. We were lucky this year that we did not get much snow
- so it is simply wonderful to welcome in summer.


As always we want to thank our good friends, beautiful ladies, and good looking gentlemen including our VIP guests who attended our event. Despite the fact that many of our friends were sick (which also included me) Bill Lanndis, Miss Ohio, Lindsey Davis, and many of our friends and Super Models who were traveling. We had another spectacular event! Our guests graciously thanked us for creating
another memorable event.


Our VIP Guests included Award Winner Producer, Director and Writer Dean Love (of Life in Mars, FBI File, Queen Elizabeth 1 The Virgin Queen and other movies) and the German Baroness Marion Von Buchard back from her European trip. Also in attendance that evening was Georgios Michailidis, Trade Commissioner of Greece, Sandy Jacolow Chief Information Officer of Silverstein Towers of the World Trade Center and other Towers, and the Economist Wojtec Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate husband of the lovely Sabina Klimek, the Trade Commissioner of Poland. More guests: Debbie Higgins President of Galaxy Jets, and Sunny J. Barkats Founder/President of JSBARKATS Law Office who has 18 lawyers in his practice. I have known him for many years remembering when he started off with only 1 lawyer, and now has 18 lawyers - I admire him greatly for his amazing success. Also who was there was Celebrity Architect Stephen Valentine who travels all over the world and who always attempts to come to our events when in New York, Gerard McKeon Publisher of Black Tie International Magazine. And we must mention of our International beautiful super model, actress and beauty queen, the gorgeous Angelina Shipillina. The other models were sick or traveling. It was another fabulous night with everyone having had such a great time. Those who missed our last event make sure to RSVP right away for our next event.


Recently, we came back from our European Tour, traveling withme: Bill Lee Lanndis, Kristoffer Lepsoy and Mary Tavarez as my Press Crew where we covered several events in Europe for Black Tie International Magazine & TV. Every year I get invited to Europe for the WINE FESTIVAL in VIENNA, AUSTRIA (we stay consistently at the Intercontinental Hotel in Vienna) which we thoroughly enjoy. From there we journey on to the famous WOODEN CASTLE called "STANGLWIRT" in the AUSTRIAN ALPS where royals and celebrities vacation. Guests you may recognize who stayed there: The PRINCE OF MONACO, ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER and many other celebrities. We next head off to SALZBURG to the residence of the famous COMPOSER MOZART and the REAL MANSION from the movie SOUND OF MUSIC. Then we travel on to Berlin Germany and London where we usually stay at the Intercontinental Hotels and the Crown Plaza (except when we go to the Austrian Alps we stay at the Wooden Castle: "Stanglwirt"). We dined with one of Royals’ friends, the Baroness Maria and after dinner she gave us an amazing tour of Kensington Palace showing us all the rooms on the first floor all the way to the very top. The Kensington Palace is where the Royals in England live and grew their dynasty since the 15th Century before Buckingham palace was built. Queen Victoria grew up in and Princess Diana lived there, and now it is William and Kate’s turn to live there. You will read more in about this in the Black Tie International Magazine when I finish our European Tour article.


Thank you to our great friends our regulars and new friends for your monthly support, especially a generous nod to our VIP GUESTS and our members from Elite Professional Networking Group (EPNG), and friends of Black Tie International Magazine. Our guests always have such a fun time usually we start off with a group picture, again for "Black Tie International Magazine" We introduced our birthday celebrant Ellen Chiu with her birthday cake, who works as a model for Richard Alan Management, and then afterwards began the entertainment.


ENTERTAINMENT BY: Patricia Burck, a Belly Dancer.
The guests enjoyed her show very much. To get in touch with Patricia email her at



The evening again lasted way past midnight, and as always our guests were having such fun talking and networking so when my group and I had to leave at midnight we did not want to leave. We congratulated our lucky guests who won our door prizes. Our lucky winner for the 5 NIGHTS 4 DAYS CANCUN RESORT TICKET FOR 4 PEOPLE was William "Chip" Ledford, Executive Director for Morgan Stanley. Make sure to RSVP right away for our next event so you could be our next lucky winner.


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 in the Austrian Alps, 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. They have 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). Hay rides are available during the winter time and during summer you can go hiking, fishing or can ride their World famous Lipizzan horses. All the delicious food they serve is organic all coming from their own garden or farm. For more information visit:


MC Design - MC DESIGN is a Graphics Design, Website Design, Passionate Photography agency. Margaret Citak services include designing company website, managing online store, creating all aspects of business graphics including: brochures, business-cards, cd covers, logos. She also executes photo shoots including studio product photography, as well as posting educational blogs. To see more of her work please visit http://margphotography.


AIM IMAGE CONSULTING - Aim Image Consulting is a full-service image empowerment consulting firm. It offers services to develop and enhance image through color and body analysis, wardrobe planning, closet organization and personal shopping founded by Ms. Leslie Ediza, an Image Consultant and Personal Branding Coach who graduated at 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. They have the Best Artist Indie Music Series, 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 this link


Once again, we thank Kenneth McClure, Vice President and Group General Manager of Hospitality Holdings owners 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:

 J. Barkats President/Founder JS BARKATS Attorney at Law, Sandy Jacolow Chief Information Officer of Silverstein Properties, Stefan J. Neiborak Executive Director Morgan Stanley, William Ledford Executive Director Morgan Stanley, Richard Alan Founder/Partner Richard Alan Management, Margarett Citak Founder MC DESIGN MEDIA, Michael Cole of Quanta, Rajib Ahmed President & CEO MEGA Insurance, Economist William Werkmeister, Thomas Buckley, Lu Caldara River Towns Young Marines, Demetria Daniels Gotham Gossip, Steve Knowles Energy Solutions, James Pecora DJK Realty, Krystyna Chielewska BIOPTRON and many more. My apologies that we cannot list all the names of our guests who had attended since they do not have there business cards with them.  



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


Make sure to RSVP NOW… for our UPCOMING EVENTS - we put and 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, speak on the stage and have your picture and company information contact me at Black Tie International Magazine or if you want to be a member email us at 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 Summer Celebration on June 13th and July 11th for our Mid-Summer Night Celebration. Make sure to come! These 2 events are our last events for the summer. And we won't be back until October 17th. We will see you soon!


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




Welcome Summer – Tuesday, June 13


Mid-Summer Night Celebration – Tuesday, July 11


Costume Night Event – Tuesday, October 17


THANKSGIVING Celebration - Tuesday, November 14


CHRISTMAS Celebration – Friday, December 08


Welcome NEW YEAR – Tuesday, January 09, 2018


VALENTINES DAY Celebration - Tuesday, February 13,2018


ST. PATRICK’S DAY Celebration - Tuesday, March 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




 Qi Fei-Long Eastern Medicine Doctor

 Qi Fei-Long Eastern Medicine Doctor

  Leslie Ediza of Aim Image Consulting

  Leslie Ediza of Aim Image Consulting

Sandy Jacolow Chief Information Officer Silverstein Properties of Larry Silverstein of the World Trade Centers and Towers

 Sandy Jacolow Chief Information Officer Silverstein Properties of Larry Silverstein
 of the World Trade Centers and Towers

Economist Wojtek Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate

   Economist Wojtek Trocewicz of the Polish Consulate

    Atty: Sunny Barkats Founder JS BARKATS Attorneys at Law

    Atty: Sunny Barkats Founder JS BARKATS Attorneys at Law

Debra Higgins President Galaxy Jets

Debra Higgins President Galaxy Jets

 Ellen Chiu Birthday Celebration with Richard Alan

 Ellen Chiu Birthday Celebration with Richard Alan

   Belly Dancer Patricia Burk

   Belly Dancer Patricia Burk

    Krystyna Chmielewska receiving her door prize

    Krystyna Chmielewska receiving her door prize

Margarett Citak receiving her door prize

Margarett Citak receiving her door prize

Award Winning Producer, Director Writer Dean Love Receiving his door prize from Fei Long

  Award Winning Producer, Director Writer Dean Love Receiving his door prize from Fei Long

 Economist William Werkmeister winner of a door prize

  Economist William Werkmeister winner of a door prize
from Leslie Ediza of Aim Image Consulting

William Ledford Executive Director Morgan Stanley winner of the 5 nights 4 days stay in Cancun Resorts for 4 people.

William Ledford Executive Director Morgan Stanley
winner of the 5 nights 4 days stay in Cancun Resorts for 4 people.


See You All Again for our
Summer 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

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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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
Talk of the Town Gala
Beverley Hills, CA


Celebrity Philanthropy News


the ocean conference

The Ocean Conference

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

United Nations

Society News


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
Awards Luncheon

Celebrity Philanthropy News


Crown Prince Alexander, Joyce Brooks

Crown Prince Alexander
 Joyce Brooks


Society 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

2017 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)


Event Resources Directory

gerard mc keon, Event Resourcess

Everything you need
to run a
World Class Event

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Event Resource Directory



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