The 2016 Top Twenty Professionals Under Forty. We scoured The Magic City to bring you what we deem to be the next generation of business leaders at the tip of The Sunshine State. These young professionals represent a variety of industries and excel at their respective crafts with superior sophistication and their own unique blend of style a
Enduring Pieces. The season's enticing architectural looks, alongside timeless furniture objects, combine to define a quintessential and striking living aesthetic. Photographer: Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio Styling & Creative Direction: Jhon Jairo Santos Styling Assistant: Gustavo Espinoza Hair & Makeup: Joshua M. Ribadeo @ M.A.C Cosme
Maximizing Midtown. Visionary developers Jorge Perez and Gil Dezer, groundbreaking hotelier Sam Nazarin and design genius David Rockwell recently joined forces to create a unique development that has “everything you need, nothing you don’t.” The result is Hyde Midtown. Text by Sandy Lindsey Photos Courtesy of Hyde Midtown. Featuring:
Networking vs Not Working. Your calendar is packed — from lunch with your BNI group to seminars at the Chamber of Commerce and happy hour at a networker. You are one social butterfly for sure, but is your business flying as high as your social life? Text by Dena Roché. Featuring: Nader Anise, a South Florida-based Attorney & Legal Market
Hyper-Feminine Connotations. A strong focus on detail evokes maximalism to its chic limit, turning even the most masculine piece into an interesting, dainty desire. Photographer: Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio Styling & Creative Direction: Jhon Jairo Santos Styling Assistant: Gustavo Espinoza Hair & Makeup: Joshua M. Ribadeo for M.A.C Cosmetics Model: Anna Boyar for Elite Mode
The Reinvention of Me. Oh, life, you crazy, winding (sometimes whining) road. From the moment we take our first breath to the beginning of our sunset years and beyond, one thing is certain: We must evolve every day, and nothing ever stays the same. It’s the essence of our existence and a constant we must embrace. Text by Cecilia Dubon Slesnick
Haute Hobbies. Stop holding off on learning a new skill or delaying a beauty appointment. Instead, treat yourself to some personal enrichment and broaden the lens you use to see the world. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila.
Getting Wild In The West. Venture to the Prairieland of South Dakota and plunge into history and nature like nowhere else on Earth. Text by Francesca Cruz.
The Joy of Living. An open letter to my 18-year old self: What flying in a rickety plane over The Caribbean contemplating success, yielding to the present moment, quoting Kerouac and deathbed wishes taught me about love. Text by Francesca Cruz.
Bar Tab. Eddie Fuentes, one of Cocktail Cartel Co.’s homegrown cocktail kings, serves up sensational sips under the shade of breezy trees at Glass & Vine’s secret garden by the sea. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila. Photos by Ximena Etchart. Featuring: Eddie Fuentes, Cocktail Cartel Co.’s and Glass & Vine.