Issue – April 2010

Green Sake-tini

Find your inner and outer Zen with this enlightened cocktail made with utter relaxation in mind.

FUN FEST

The Vanguard School of Coconut Grove celebrated a Fun Flamenco Fest at CIFO recently. Parents, friends and staff gathered for a wonderful evening filled with dinner, dancing and an incredible auction.

Meet & Greet

The American Academy of Dermatology recently hosted the annual Women’s Dermatology Society’s meeting on Key Biscayne, bringing together dermatology professionals and their friends under one roof.

Catered with class

Puntino catered another phenomenal event during the launch party for tennis twins Bob & Mike Bryan at The Wolfington’s residence in Key Biscayne.

Rock ‘n’ roll

Friends and fans gathered to enjoy two fun-filled nights of rock ‘n’ roll at the Ibis Lounge featuring the sounds of local band “As-Is.”

For the Kids!

The Key Biscayne Presbyterian School held their 8th Annual Stone Crabs Under The Stars dinner and fundraiser to benefit the school.

What a Ball!

Lourdes Jofre Collett and Tim Collett hosted a kick-off party at their private residence for Baptist Hospital Gold Anniversary Ball, which will take place on Nov. 20, 2010.

Community first

The Key Biscayne Community Foundation held their annual Aqua Party at The Ocean Club, hosted by Event Chair Christina Termine and Co-Chairs Christine Housen and Ximena Antuñez de Mayolo. It was a great night with cocktails, dinner, dancing and a fantastic auction.

POWER LAUNCH

EFG International’s principal wealth management business in the U.S., EFG Capital, recently established an office in Key Biscayne supported by the KeyStar Group of EFG Capital.

Your guide to the best entertainment, shopping, dining, libations & relaxation in South Florida.

Burger Heaven

Key Biscayne’s first authentic burger joint will not only satiate your appetite for a world-class hamburger with a twist, it’ll also give you a whole lot more to look forward to whether you dine in or take out.

Midas Touch

These days, it seems like everything serial entrepreneur and Key Biscayne resident Jose Luis Bueno touches is turning to gold. His key to success is turning his passions and pastimes into reality — from launching car clubs and real estate firms to creating family entertainment centers from scratch and everything in between.

Legal Warrior

Immigration and business lawyer James Gagel promises to seamlessly help take any entity to the next level, no matter where it originated thanks to his unique expertise locally, nationally and abroad with a variety of clients in almost every circumstance imaginable.

Key Players

Meet the people who are shaping the future of the communities they live in while inspiring everyone they meet along the way. Though their stories are all different and their backgrounds, histories, hopes and dreams vary, the one thing each has in common is a passion for what they do and their ability to see past themselves for the benefit of others. In the following pages, you’ll meet this issue’s Key Players and get a brief glimpse into their lives. If you happen to run into one of them during your daily routine, take a moment to salute them. They’ve earned it.

Wardrobe Impact

Sometimes all you need to do if you want to take your look to the next level is to tap into your inner Bond Girl and let fashion take its course one outfit at a time.

Surreal Living

This spacious home in Key Biscayne offers plenty of room for living and entertaining all year round, indoors and out — all in a perfect, spacious package that will turn this dream house into a dream home the moment you move in.

The Senses of Healing

Seen, heard, felt, tasted or smelt anything lately? The five senses (and in some cases, the “Spiritual Sixth”) help get us through life on a daily basis by allowing us to avoid dangers and enjoy everything else around us. Now use your invisible extensions to the world to your advantage with some new therapies aimed at energizing and empowering.

Welcome Home!

Key Biscayne hero Ann Moran wants nothing more than to ensure that as many underprivileged families as possible in Miami have a place they can call home.

Popular

Love Those Tunes

Sylvia Bennett’s much-anticipated CD release for I Wish You Love included a Dinner & Show held inside Mariposa at Neiman Marcus Coral Gables.

All United

The All For Venezuela fashion show in Key Biscayne benefitted Friends Of The Children Of Venezuela, a Miami-based nonprofit in charge of vulnerable and hospitalized children in Venezuela.