People

Tackling Hunger

Paco Velez, President & CEO of Feeding South Florida, believes that hunger impacts every aspect of our community, and although it’s an enormous issue, it’s solvable with the commitment of the community.

Ethical Eats

Aside from delicious Asian gastronomy, Chef Michael Lewis & Steven Haigh commit to green practices and paying it forward.

Photo Impact

Although inhabiting a genre long considered too pedestrian to be considered art, the sports stills of celebrated Miami-based Photographer Al Diaz show the composition and poise of a true master.

Bar-Side Manner

In between pouring, mixing and serving up some of the best drinks in town, Toro Toro’s Adam Beech shares his inspiration for his chosen profession with a passion that’s at once contagious and completely refreshing.

Just Call Him G.O.A.T…

…That means “Greatest Of All Time,” in case you were wondering. Top-ranked tennis player Roger Federer is a world-class athlete who needs no introduction.

Touching Lives

An integral aspect of the Key Biscayne community, Ed & Claire London bear a success not measured in networths and property values. To this philanthropic couple, true success has only one barometer: The number of lives they touch.

Ensuring Education

As President & CEO of the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe, Evelio C. Torres works to help children reach their full potential every day by providing school readiness services to over 50,000 young children yearly.

Salvage Sculptor

With a wide body of work that always makes one look twice, Miami-based artist Federico Uribe’s recycled sculptures are a bold mix of the Seussian and the sobering.

Voice For The Voiceless

Enlightening the lives of miniature Miamian’s for the last 30 years, below is just one example of the many charitable changes the Voices For Children Foundation have made in our city.

Shoegazing Supreme

Seeking to further satisfy their clientele, a number of exciting new changes are coming to the Neiman Marcus at Shops At Merrick Park. First on the list? A massive expansion of an already impressive shoe selection.

Grace & Gratitude

When Nicole Pritchett’s brother way deployed to the most dangerous combat region in Afghanistan, she wanted to do something to ease the burden of distance. That is how iPads For Soldiers was born.

Positive Impact

Bibiana Domit believes that we are in this life to live our dreams. She credits her fearless confidence, quiet nature, excellent imagination, creativity and stubbornness with helping her launch Tullys, a globally endearing children’s brand.

Global Credentials

Alexia Kim specializes in U.S. & International Tax matters, with a focus on international clients who live abroad, just moved to the country or otherwise feel frustrated because they are not familiar with the complexities of U.S. taxation.

Pursuing Goals

The example set by her hardworking parents has led Diaset Cabrera to put an equal passion into everything she does, including her enthusiastic marketing for the trendsetting Pandora jewelry brand.

Winning Influence

Oswaldo “Ozz” Negri says he’s blessed to be able to make a career out of he favorite thing in the world: Racing; and to be fortunate enough to be able to give back by raising awareness about causes close to his heart.

Family, In Focus

An award-winning photographer reinvigorating contemporary family portraiture, Stephanie Anders has built an entire career on capturing intimate moments.

Pure Pampering

Suffering from the slings of a bad hair day? Or just feel that the comforting treatments you deserve have been few and far between? We’ve found a few pampering professionals ready to give you the top-tier treatment you deserve.

Body Shifters

Confident that your best body is just a few sessions away, meet the top trainers making Miami mighty, one workout regimen at a time.

Pros Of Pretty

We’ve scoured the ever-expanding aesthetic enhancement scene to bring you the city’s best and brightest beauty makers.

Youth Fit

At some point in her life, Sofia Victoria De La Pena has played nearly every sport: soccer, tennis, golf, volleyball, swimming, etc. In 2012, her zeal for physical activity and her wish to better her community through service led to her launching Fit Kids Day.

Sensational Saluti!

Think you have a dream job? Meet Carlo Biasiotto, CEO of Italian sparkling wine titans Foss Marai. His business? Celebration.

Kil(n)in’ Me Softly

Practicing a primeval artform carefully refined over millennia, Miami-based Ceramicist James Herring’s work bridges a widening gap between our past and present.

Inner Power

Following up on the success of her two meditation albums in Spanish, popular Holistic Life Coach, Certified ThetaHealing Instructor, Motivator & Meditation Leader Lorena Coyle has released her first English album: EON Meditations For The Soul.

Fashion Reimagined

After watching The True Cost, a documentary about the clothing industry and its impact on the world, Gabriella Smith knew more needed to be done to raise awareness about the wastage of fashion going into landfills. The result is The UpCycle Project.

Glimmering Grace

A Miami-based designer of peerless pieces of handcrafted jewelry, Sazingg Founder Irene Zingg gives us a glimpse into the arduous creative process necessary when pursuing perfection.

Talent On The Rise

A regal glimpse into the complex fashionways of beleaguered Venezuela, Daniela Panaro and ultra-feminine line No Pise La Grama have made an undeniable effect on our world’s wider fashion sense.

Vintage Vixens

An on-trend entrepreneur recasting consignment for the modern day Miamian, Angie Ferrer Domecq, Founder & Principal of ViBe Consignment, sat down to give us The 411 on pre-loved designer pieces.

Inspired Spaces

In a city enthused with aesthetics, who are the designers, architects and visionaries leading us into bold new terrain? Meet a few professionals in the design field who stand, powerfully, apart from the competition.

Hurricane-Proof

Captain Rick Murphy believes that when you’re a leader in the fishing community, you lead by example. So he organized a team of 30 volunteers to deliver labor and much-needed supplies to Keys residents whose homes and lives were uprooted by Hurricane Irma.

Top Neuro

A doctor dedicated unendingly to his patients, Dr. Ritesh Kaushal turned ER banter into a lifesaving program that’s benefitted hundreds.

That’s Amore!

It’s one of the many marvels of our idyllic island: That Chef Joao “Juca” Oliveira of Tutto Pizza & Pasta is one of the true rock stars of the gastronomical world.

Miami to the Rescue

Even before we had the chance to clean up the debris from Irma, days before power was fully restored and the aftermath fully behind us, Miamians were mobilizing to help others affected by natural disasters around the world.

Artistic Inspiration

Eric Smith believes that everyone has an artistic expression that is waiting to be unleashed. Through his company, Redwood Media Group, which owns 6 fine art shows across the country, he is giving back.

Numbers Game

As a Principal at the Lancaster & Reed’s Key Biscayne office, Richard Reed advises clients in matters of U.S. taxation domestically as well as global transactions including international corporations, partnership trusts and estates.

Stone Savvy

A peerless, lovable Key Biscayne resident ultimately in-tune with the island’s aesthetic and all the stylish decisions that come with it, Christina Termine and her company Diamonds On The Key exemplify all the finest qualities afforded by the perfect piece of jewelry’s show-stopping and life-altering potential with lots of personality and pizzazz mixed in. But it’s the story of how she built and continues to evolve her business that will truly take your breath away.

To Mom, With Love

We introduce you to a few marvelous mothers on Key Biscayne intent on creating a harmonious life balance while enjoying each and every second with their smiling kids as they grow up living in paradise.

Critical Issues

As a law school student, journalist, health educator and guardian ad litem, Risa Berrin has always gravitated toward health and education issues. Upon realizing that teens were dealing with serious life issues, she founded the Health Information Project (HIP).

Photo Finish

A Magic City super sensation aiming for Formula One legendom is 12-year old Santiago Trisini, and he’s making serious waves in the international go-kart racing community.

Sparkling Expertise

Christina Termine understands that a diamond is the ultimate symbol of love — valuable, precious and rare. Her 35-year career in the fine jewelry industry spans every facet from sales and buying to design and manufacturing, and her company Diamonds On The Key is at the forefront of everything that sparkles.

Creative Eye

Great pet photography elevates pictures of animals into an art form. Paola Paladini’s photos honor the bonds we have with the furry members of our family and bring as many smiles to our faces as the pets do themselves.

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