Compass Real Estate

Featuring; Florenica Moni, Barnes Realty, Brigitte De Langeron & Michelle Shurtleff

Compass Travel

Featuring; Four Seaons

Compass Auto

Featuring; Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables

Compass Health

Featuring; Dr. TJ Giuffrida, M.D. of the Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center

Compass Home

Featuring; Myriam Rojas of MZ Design & Siematic

Compass Balance

Featuring; Shavon Jones

Compass Finance

Featuring; The Law Office of Adorno-Cunill & Damas


Featuring; Cristina Figueredo Zizold

Trendy Travels

Asian skies, culinary-themed adventures, Croatian delights, venturing to the source from whence cometh Gangnam Style, and the home of The Hobbit are all on the globetrotting trends forecast for 2013 and beyond.

Serene Living

If a home in paradise is on your horizon, this Key Biscayne residence on Allendale Road may be just the address you’ve been looking for. Featuring Daniel Gaviria.

Key Players

Featuring: Jennifer L. Wanner of Lancaster & Reed, Michael Penney of PREPWORKS & Ernesto Bethencourt of PersonalGofer.

Putting On The Ritz

Karim Alibhai and his family are behind the oasis of luxury in known as The Ritz- Carlton Key Biscayne and many more hotel properties around the world. Their Bollywood-esque story of love and success that yielded a dream-come-true life is thanks to lots of hard work, a focused vision and a nice helping of fate.

Outdoor Adventures

25 Florida Outdoor Adventures To Try Before You Die! Feeling adventurous? Check out our list of bucket-list worthy outdoor experiences to be had in The Sunshine State. All you need to bring is a little courage, an open mind and plenty of adrenaline.

Drop Tops

Whether you’re cruising down the street or speeding down the highway, the journey will be more fun in one of these sophisticated, agile and powerful luxury convertibles designed with our year-round fabulous weather in mind. Featuring Mercedes-Benz of Coral Gables

Luxe Waters

Whether on water or on land, these looks are sure to make you feel you’re best no matter where your itinerary takes you this season. Photography Nick Garcia from Blindlight Studio.


Featuring; Lualdi, Violetas, Baltus & Ligne Roset

Encounters @ The Grand Bay Club

The Alvarez & The Botero families of Key Biscayne recently hosted an event for the Diabetes Research Institute at The Grand Bay Club. During the event, Dr. Camilo Ricordi presented the next quantum leap toward a biological cure. 1. Natalie Geary, Robin Nemery, Barry Hauser 2. Robert A. Pearlman, Juan Carlos & Uchi Botero, Natalia Botero, Camillo Ricordi, Tatiana Botero, Maria Fernanda Alvarez, Veronica & Rodrigo Alvarez, Rodrigo Alvarez, Cherie Stabler 3. Maria Fernanda Alvarez, Tatiana Botero 4. Ana Maria Perez, Dr. Pedro Llaneza, Ana Victoria Llaneza 5. British Consul-General Kevin McGurgan and his wife Vicki 6. Tammy Klein, Carly Klein 7. Robert A. Pearlman, Bonnie Inserra 8. Tina Poo, Mitra Zehtab, Deborah Chodrow, Ramon Poo

Encounters w/ KB Women’s Giving Circle

The Key Biscayne Women’s Giving Circle held their annual fundraiser to present their 2013 grant recipients at the Adrienne Arsht Center. They were entertained by The Alice Camp Miami Dancers & The Miami Music Projects. 1. Fran Gaynes, Marilyn Levin, Diane Schilit, Marian Rocker, Harriet Stein 2. Ellen Brooks, Arlene Tuck, Marja Engler, Merle Friedman 3. Sylvia Westphal, Flo Tallisman, Nichole Aldrich 4. Essie Herman, Suzanna Valdez, Fran Gaynes 5. Sandy Kasoff, Barbara Cherande, Joyce Kean 6. Janet Baldinger, Linda Himmelrich, Nancy Praver, Phyllis Weisberg 7. Julian Mayfield, Gabriela Alcalde, Stacey Mancuso, Khristine Perez, Kevin Savillon 8. Harriet Stein, Rosanna Rodriguez, Liliane Delbor, Robin Barr, Marilyn Levin 9. Carolyn Cruz, Melissa White, Maria Toro 10. Sylvia Westphal, Flo Tallisman, Nichole Aldrich 11. Sally Corley, Karen Raymond, Denita Meyer 12. Karen Bowes, Lynn Allen, Ava Pinckney, Patricia Ellis 13. Sissi Feltman, Susan Collar 14. Robert & Rosa Dominguez, Levi Mora, Valentina Rodriguez, Ricardo Mendez, Marianella Nuñez

Encounters w/ K B Community Foundation

The Key Biscayne Scientist Project was recently introduced in conjunction with Key Biscayne Community Foundation, Knight Foundation and UM’s RSMAS with the goal of helping Key Biscayne stay an island paradise. 1. Michael Schmale, Maria Phillips, Angie Schott, Jennifer Coote 2. Andre Britell. Sally Brody, Melissa White 3. Michele Estevez, Jorge Mora 4. Kathye Susnjer, Theo Long 5. Joan McCaughan, Victoria Tompkins, Carlos Mandiola 6. Jamie, Isabella & Will Tompkins 7. Alvin Lindsay, Lorraine Sonnabend, Theo Holloway 8. Pat Woodson, Mayra Lindsay, Betty Sime-Conway 9. Maria Bueno, Lauren Batlle, Mariela Chavarria 10. Frank Caplan, John Gilbert 11. Lynne Fieber, Dean Rose Mann 12. Diego Lirman, Andrew Baker 13. Cristina Mendia, Silvia Tarafa, George Mendia 14. Jennifer Duque, Marilyn Myles, Susie Westfall 15. Richard & Kattia Goldstein 16. Gabriel Chaw, Joe Coote 17. Stephanie Schopmeyer, Peter Laibongsai, Laura Bracken

Encounters @ The Rust y Pelican

Fundacion Manos del Sur & Pan Y Amor Asociacion held their 8th Annual Champagne Breakfast at The Rusty Pelican, featuring a fashion show by Coco Paris, a silent auction and incredible raffle prizes, all for a great cause. 1. Maritza Minor, Charlotte Somarriba, Paulina Montes, Maria Patricia Somarriba, Katia Goldstein, Ana Somarriba 2. Elisa Duemichen, Katia Goldstein, Luchi Houlzet, Coralie Duchamp 3. Maria Somarriba, Heidi Brito, Alejandra Pasarel 4. Natalie Ramani, Christina Termine 5. Bea Reguera, Mercy Brito 6. Ana Gonzalez, Eva Garcia-Arani, Lola Mantero 7. Maria Cruz Waterhouse, Ruth Sapetnitzky, Florencia Moni, Maria Isabel Fuenmayor 8. Lucia Robelo, Charlotte Somarriba, Gigi Guerra, Maria Patricia Somarriba 9. Christina Ulvert, Marianela & Soledad Vivas, Maria Elena Urcuyo 10. Consuelo Raskosky, Gabriela Lopez, Antonella Palazio 11. Yanna & Francisco Paz 12. Zita Delevic, Paola Padovan 13. Michele Casteleyn, Monica Martinuzzi, Kenni & Monica Sanchez 14. Ana Somarriba, Sandra Borgonovo, Andrea Prado, Vanessa Rosales 15. Silvia Montana, Virginia Aristizabal, Angela Camacho 16. Concha Coca, Ana Maria Tarajano, Natalia Cadahia 17. Mariana Lopez, Silvia Fassardi

Encounters @ The Links

Save Our Sisters hosted the 5th Annual Pink Rocks Around The World with SOS at The Links @ Crandon Golf. It was an evening of music and dancing with international flair. 1. Josefina Lago, Gerri Emkey, Tracey Ashton, Eve Martv 2. Nancy & Hector Romani, Maida & Hamid Yanes 3. Stu Ames, Sandi Winters 4. Jim Brewster, Bunny Southam, Susan Brewster 5. Ron Erbel, Victoria Jackson 6. Angela Toscano, Jim Carnahan, Mary Boatman 7. Stephanie Parker, Rosalie Lopez, Nuris Jurado, Victoria Jackson, Ana Aviña 8. Nany Stoner, Mayra Stone, Tilky Lopez-Blanco, Allene Nicholson 9. Sol Benegas, Debie Hughes, Vicky Mas 10. Peggy Sullivan, Jane Torres 11. Lilia & Carlos Bergougnan 12. Ron Omo, Ron Erbel 13. Ron Cohn, Mahi Livain, Tom Nixon 14. Andres Ibon, Cheryl Ettelman, Rich Bonomo 15. Silvia & Alfredo Rotenberg 16. Bryan Schang, Helena Novakova, March Applewhite, Kristin Stickels

Encounters w/ UM Miller School Of Medicine

Recently, Dr. Jorge A. Picaza, his family, colleagues & friends got together to honor the 2013 Picaza Lecturer of University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine Department of Neurosurgery, Dr. Paul Nelson. 1. Esther Picaza Beato, Ana Picaza Soler, Sandra Dufay 2. Dr. Mike Wang, Jorge H. Picaza 3. Drs. Roberto & Deborah Heros 4. Dr. & Mrs. Alejandro Forteza 5. Jorge A. Picaza w/ Dr. Jose Ernesto Picaza 6. Dr. John Serak, Lauren Shive, Dr. Andrew Middleton 7. Dr. Jacques & Fiona Morcos 8. 2013 Picaza Lecturer Dr. Paul Nelson, Dr. Roberto Heros

Encounters w/ Sony Open

More than 1,500 children from public schools in Miami- Dade & Broward descended on The Sony Open for the annual Lindt Kids’ Day. The children participated in a tennis clinic and received encouraging words from players and former champs. 1. Christina McHale 2. Maria Sharapova 3. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 4. Li Na 5. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6. Robert Lindstedt, Andreas Seppi, Benoit Paire, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Philipp Kohlschreiber, Feliciano Lopez 7. Lucie Hradecka, Andrea Hlavackova, Lucie Safarova 8. Nick Bollettieri, Lleyton Hewitt

Encounters w/ Oasis Park Square

The Oasis Park Square At Doral launch was a hit as guests welcomed the newest luxury residential community to town. 1. Frank Silva, Steve Patterson, Masoud Shojaee, Uri Man 2. Jesus Noriega, Cristina Cancian, Andrea Angel 3. Carolina & Juan Rodriguez 4. Priscila Chong, Edwin Innamorato 5. Keyer Dominguez, Yiska Ricardo 6. Cesaz Vasquez, Luis Cremonesi 7. Claudia Ramirez, Jeanine Correa, Pilar Becerra 8. Luisana Rincon, Ruvi Tavera, Melida Romeo