Ah, the joys of eating…the aromas, the tastes, the plating…the chewing. Below we explore some of the oft-forgotten rules of meal etiquette. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Bar Tab

A mainstay in the Miami mixology scene, Mario Alban of The Wharf proves there’s good reason their nautically-centered saloon is the hottest thing to hit Downtown in decades. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Kombucha Mojito.

Success Giving

From Wynwood Walls, to the halls of a hospital, Artist Miguel Paredes shares his passion and talent with the community for a greater good. Featuring Miguel Paredes. Text by Francesca Cruz,

Success Philanthropy

From a tough start as an orphaned boy in Havana to an esteemed professional that has dedicated his life to preventing domestic violence, Dr. Sergio Llanes went from dark times to a pillar of his community. Featuring Dr. Sergio Llanes, Hispanic Foundation For The Prevention of Domestic Violence, SALAD: The Hispanic Antidiscrimination League. Text by Francesca Cruz


Head and shoulders above the competition, Hagen Rottke and the rest of the dynamite staff at Miami Aerial are rewriting the way we think about real estate photography. Featuring Hagen Rottke, Miami Aerial. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Power Houses 2018

In one of the country’s most expensive municipalities, to say real estate is at a premium is an understatement. Interested in knowing more about the professionals who make living in Miami a reality, we’ve gathered some of Miami’s most successful realtors and found out just what it is that makes these titans tick. Featuring Micael Machado, Fortune International Realty, Carolina Rainer, Giovanni Caloretti, Douglas Elliman Real Estate, Giulietta Ulloa, EWM Realty International, Cervera Real Estate, Nelson Rios, Daniel Gaviria & Ana Somarriba, Great Properties International, Phil Gutman, Brown Harris Stevens, Claudia Negri, Duek Realty, Israel Salabarria, Engel & Völkers Miami, Related ISG International, Lisa Lader,

Success A Day With

Sure, we all love frequenting Miami’s many museums, but whose job is it to invigorate our environs with expert exhibitions? To answer that question, we tail one of our city’s finest curators at the Bass Museum of Art’s opening day. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Bass Museum Of Art’s Assistant Curator Leilani Lynch, Executive Director and Chief Curator Silvia Karman Cubina.


This holiday season, why not give the gift that keeps on giving? Consider adopting one of these perfect pups from a local rescue. Also check out what Ashley Lamber of Applause Your Paws has to say about having a reactive dog. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Good Karma Pet Rescue, Paws 4 You, Ashley Lambert and Applause Your Paws.

Success Luxe

A cornerstone of the South Florida fine jewelry arena for a decade, Christina Termine, the brainchild behind Diamonds On The Key provides a perfect blend of extraordinary personalized customer service with cutting-edge gemological know-how. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Photos Courtesy of Christina Termine. Featuring: Christina Termine the Founder & Principal of destination shopping and by appointment-only boutique Diamonds On The Key, Diamond Diploma, Gemological Institute of America and GIA-certified diamonds.

Success Beauty

Ever eager to provide the latest and greatest for his clients, Hair By Hisham’s founder wows Miami with H-Pro Extensions. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Hair By Hisham and Jamal Shami.

Success Jewelry

Born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, Jewelry Designer Irene Zingg was greatly influenced by the beauty of her surroundings and the tastes of her father who was a successful entrepreneur and fine jewelry collector. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Featuring: Irene Zingg and Sazingg.

Success Fiesta

Awesome in the most literal sense of the word, Kaori by Walter Martino is one fashionably fusioned eatery that everyone should experience over and over again. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Art Basel, “Million Dollar Chef” Walter Martino and Kaori.

Success Salud

Regenerative Platelet Rich Plasma & Stem Cell injections can regrow ligaments, tendons, muscles and joints. These minimally invasive injections can improve performance, facilitate recovery, provide stability and even possibly prevent surgery. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Featuring: Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy, Kristopher “Sean” Goddard and The Osteopathic Center.


Equal parts financial analyst and tactical trend-watcher, Chris Ferriter and the team at SoBe Promos are putting a sizzling spin on the idea of Miami-based business. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Chris Ferriter, CFO Scott Latimer, CEO Steven Kramer, SoBe Promos and Jeff Kramer CEO of groundbreaking promo provider Bullet Line.

Muralist Mashup

It’s an artform inextricably linked with democratic values, the plazas of South American cultural construct and a whole-hearted embrace of color and light. So it’s only natural it would find a home in this, the most magical of cities. Meet a curated bunch of ace artists unafraid to tackle the challenges, joys and intrigues of the modern Miami mural — no matter what their medium of choice. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Photos Courtesy of Respective Artists. Featuring: Daniel “Krave” Fila, Wynwood Walls, Ritz-Carlton Palm Beach, MTV, Greyhound, Krave Art, Magda Love, Magdalena Marcenaro, New York’s magisterial Fort Tilden National Park, Marcus Blake, Lascaux, Nice ‘N Easy, Allison Matherly, Jeffrey Noble, We Are Nice N Easy, Photo by Zachary Balber, Yuhmi Collective and Michelle & Victor Vazquez.

Bar Tab

Long recognizable parked behind the stick of a number of notable, nay, notorious Miami hotspots, if you haven’t met JC Sanhueza of RedBar Brickell, Lutum and El Grito, you haven’t been drinking enough. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: JC Sanhueza RedBar Brickell, Lutum and El Grito.

Success Real Estate

The rapidly transforming Hollywood Beach skyline is set to get even more glamorous with the addition of Hyde Beach House, an eyecatching 40-story tower designed by renowned architects Cohen, Freedman, Encosa & Associates. Featuring Hyde Beach House, The Related Group.Text by Sandy Lindsey

Success Finance

Got the escrow jitters? Don’t worry! To steer you in the right direction, we’ve collected a few of the most frequent faux pas people make when purchasing their first home. Featuring Wesley Ulloa, Luxe Properties LLC,

Success Prime Properties

We’ve scoured every inch of our city to bring you the best and brightest in top-tier real estate listings to help you find a place to call your first, second or third home. Featuring Natalia Betancur P.A., Yaffé Int’l Realty, Giorgio Vecchi, Brown Harris Stevens, Dario Stoka, Nelson Duque, Fortune International Realty. Compiled by Ryan Jarrell

Success Wardrobe

Venezuelan sisters Ana & Mariana Quintero bring global style essentials to Miami from the world with their Aussie-inspired Quiwi House, a a must-shop for any Magic City woman aiming to socialize with the fashionable and fabulous. Featuring Quiwi House, Ana Quintero, Mariana Quintero, Text by Mariela Ortega


Why settle for a short vacation to the exotic South Pacific? As the owner of 305 Design Center, Richard Kiibler is ready to help us bring their exotic handmade décor into our everyday life. Featuring Richard Kiibler, 305 Design Center, Text by Sandy Fernandez

This & That

Read on to discover 5 Things NO ONE ever told you about owning a home. Once you’re done, you might wonder what all the fuss of homeownership is really all about — and if it’s really worth it. Text by Bill Lindsey


’s that most archetypal of Americana imagery: The turkey — crisp and fragrant, laid in the middle of the family table. Below we provide some toothsome tips on making your big bird a stuffing success! Featuring The Dutch, Perricone’s, New Canton Text by Ryan Jarrell


Understated is the new opulence. That trend has never been more true than with the Bang & Olufsen's BeoLab 50 Speaker. Featuring Bang-Olufsen,

Success Metropolis

A Colombian economist eager to rewrite modern metropolitan living, Habitat Group President & CEO Santiago Vanegas’ Smart Brickell condominium complex will further invigorate our already booming business district. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Founder & Principal of the Habitat Group Santiago Vanegas and Smart Brickell Condos.

Success Flashback

For all the history buffs out there, find out some of Vizcaya Museum & Gardens' history! Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, Mason-Dixon, Chicago Industrial Executive & Antiquarian James Deering, Project Director Paul Chalfin, Architect F. Burrall Hoffman and Garden Designer Diego Suarez.


Think you know what the typical software startup looks like? Think again. Brian Brackeen and formidable facial recognition giants Kairos provide a muscular forecast to the future of Miamibased tech initiatives. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Kairos President & CEO Brian Brackeen, Black Girls Code, Girls Who Code and Black Tech Week.

Success Creative

With a keen artistic eye, South Florida Photographer Clyde Butcher introduces viewers to a world they thought they’d never want to see, or even knew existed. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Big Cypress and Photographer & Sustainability Activist Clyde Butcher.


Oktoberfest? A bit warm for Teutonic commemoration, don’t you think? Halloween? Great for an evening’s entertainment. October, however, to the truly discriminating South Floridian, means one thing and one thing only: The opening of Stone Crab season. Below we elucidate and celebrate this most craveable crustacean. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Florida Stone Crab.

Success Style

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. Featuring No Pise La Grama, Daniela Panaro. Text by Hugh Marchand

September 2017