Encounters w/ Missoni Baia

Guests celebrated Missoni Baia, a 57-story luxury condominium tower branded by Italian fashion house Missoni. Vladislav Doronin hosted 200 guests at his Star Island Home. 1. Ottavio Missoni, Mayor Philip Levine, Vladislav Doronin, Jonathan Goldstein 2. Veronica Cervera, Carmina Zamorano 3. Murat Tabanlioglu, Oktay Cini 4. Aldo Faetti, Tracy Koço, Heather Logerais

Encounters @ Poltrona Frau

Award-winning Italian design firm Poltrona Frau wowed VIPS during Art Week with an elegant soiree complemented by the abstract art of Andrea Sampoalo. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Massimo Melchiorre, Yeliz Titiz, Sampaolo Andrea 2. Elisabetta Planta, Monica Castiglioni 3. Oscar Mendez, Jessica Ozores, Giampiero Di Persia 4. Silvia Cerolini, Carlos Andrade, Floriana Cancelli

Encounters @ SLS Brickell

Excited guests celebrated the official grand opening of SLS Brickell that included a special live performance by Boy George. 1. Markus Linnenbrink, Darlene & Jorge M. Pérez, Amelia Fernandez, Alicia & Bernardo Dias 2. Catherine Russell, John Kolaski 3. Dan & Kathryn Mikesell 4. Carlos Rosso, Abash Azarbarzin 5. Sam Nazarian, Emina Cunmulaj Nazarian, Michele & Margot Caniato 6. Scott Flatley, Sonia Figueroa, Carlos & Estefania Rosso

Encounters @ Aqua Art Miami

Aqua Art Miami, sister fair to Miami’s longest-running contemporary art fair, Art Miami, celebrated its 12th year with an invite-only VIP Preview at Aqua Hotel. 1. Patrick Hull, Katelijne De Backer & Ben Frost 2. PJ Linden & Sarah Stuve 3. Ellen Farber & Jasminka Smudga 4. Bea Miranda & Stephanie Zabriskie 5. Latifa Metheny & Susan Mumford 6. DJ C Money, Tiffani LeBlanc, & DJ Moonra

Encounters w/ Poltrona Frau Group

The Unicorn Gallery from Milan introduced A Look In The Life Of Children by Fabio Nova at Aqua Art Miami. The 150 gigantic images from his personal collection were taken during the photographer’s extensive travels. 1. Fabio Nova, Anna Gnocchi, Llaria Consolo 2. Diana Coppola 3. Andrea & Marina Gallian 4. Giovanni Raco, Claudia Rotella 5. The Finley-Bologna Family

Encounters w/ PMG

Property Markets Group hosted a private preview of award-winning swimwear designer Lenny Niemeyer’s latest collection at the Muse Sales Gallery in Sunny Isles Beach. 1. Laissa Medeiros, Caroline Marcelini, Ema Kovac, Sylvia Dysen, Natalie Brabner, Stella Giraldelle, Janica Compte, Zoe Brossy 2. Raquel Kaufman, Veronica Gorson 3. Caroline Marcelini, Bianca Mendoncia 4. Stephanie Rimes, Sylvia Dysen 5. Katie Manhire, Geane Brito, Jenny Pimentel

Encounters @ Gary Nader Art Center

Gary Nader Art Centre hosted a Latin American, Modern & Contemporary Art Auction to benefit the Nader Art Museum Latin America. — Photos by Carol Walton 1. Ana & Tomas Regalado, Emilio Estafan, Lourdes & Jesus David Alvarez 2. George Nader, Vidal Cadena, Annick Cadena, George A. Nader 3. Jillian Jacobson, Paola Chiarelli, Elena Uzcartegui 4. Mauricio Rivera, Karen Rodriguez, Giancarlo Perez, Benerdo Moller

Encounters w/ Big Brothers Big Sisters

Guests celebrated the 5th Anniversary of the Lori Brener Scholarship Fund of the Women’s Committee of Big Brothers Big Sisters during a Bollywood-inspired soiree. — Photos by Alberto E. Tamargo 1. Susan Rutrough, Sonia Gibson, Julia Alba, Miriam Salazar, Neyda Arol 2. Frank Schwartz, Ana Trejos, Debora Schirripa-Schwartz 3. Patsy Bilbao, Maggie Suarez, Nikki Berkowitz, Vivian Arriola 4. Lisa Brayer, Lourdes Tudela

Encounters @ Fashion Fights Cancer

Fashion Fights Cancer honored Angeles Almuna with a music and fashion showcase. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Pamela Garcia, Irma Martinez, Andrea Lopez, Daniela Baqueiro 2. Sandra Santiago, Angeles Almuna, Tara Solomon 3. Alexandra Tessier, John Cipriaso, Adrian Bonvecchio, Nao McKenzie 4. Kailey Magder, Annie Velazquez, Joana Peña 5. Brianna Dooley, Stephanie Rao, Ramses Principe, Adriana Manzano 6. Dave Caldara, Angeles Almuna, Irma Martinez. 7. Lauren Gavazzo, Angelica Lenox 8. Giancarlo Martell, Valeria Krasavina. 9. Katie Repici, Casey Dachs 10. Juan Bautista Herrera, Paloma Correa

Encounters w/ Cer vera Real Estate

A proclamation for “Alicia Cervera Day” was held to acknowledge a lifetime achievement in South Florida’s real estate development. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Veronica Cervera, Alicia Cervera, Tomas & Ana Regalado, Alicia Cervera 2. Blanca Rivero, Susan Ochoa, Joanna Gutierrez 3. Carlos Melo, Lucia Dougherty, Martin Melo 4. Daniela Riveros, Anouka Maria Perkins, Vivian Perez 5. Anuca Valverde, Alicia Cervera, Omar De Windt, Alexandra Elfmont 6. Paola Chapman, Lancelot Sebastian Lenard, Ethel Jacdedt, Karel Dibos 7. Alberto & Alicia Lamadrid 8. Angelica Fajardo, Susan Ochoa 9. Yovani Garcia, Walter Steven 10. Marcella Ocasta, Ken Rodman, Maricarmen Sega, Ariela Diaz 11. Lindsay Smith, Sildy Cervera, Marc Hubert

Encounters @ Artefacto

Artefacto unveiled its highly anticipated 6th Annual exhibition in interior design and home decor entitled Design House 2017. — Photos by World Red Eye 1. Alicia Cervera, Mariana Lima 2. Andrea Remski, Sarah Felix, Katie Salzman 3. Paulo & Lais Bacchi 4. Claudia Gastaldo, Cary Fernandez, Stacy Conde

Encounters w/ Baptist Health Foundation

Baptist Health Foundation held a kickoff celebration at Tamarina Brickell in anticipation of “The Grand Gala” at Miami Cancer Institute. 1. Bill Banchs, Karel Foti, Michael Zinner, Lourdes Jofre- Collett 2. Dan & Trish Bell 3. Erin Dowd, Steve Owens 4. Jill Demone, Freddy Gadala 5. Lourdes Jofre-Collett, Dr. Leonard Kalman, Karel Foti 6. Debby Kalman, Dr. Leonard Kalman, Roberto Smith, Anabella Smith 7. Maritza & Steven Minor 8. Anabella & Roberto Smith 9. Dr. Leonard & Debby Kalman 10. Sanjay & Gerli Matai

Encounters w/ Humane Society

My Home Fashion Boutique in North Miami held a Fall Fashion Night Out to benefit the Humane Society of Greater Miami. — Photos by Gabriel Bancora 1. Angela Birdman, April Donelson, Jillian Posner, Dana Rhoden, Inga Miller 2. Angelica Galan, Patricia Perez, Nicole Hernandez 3. Lauren Galbut-Geduld, Maria Andy Tettamanti, Jenni Coba, Dana Richards 4. Inga Miller, Kaki Kemp 5. Nicole Berger-Rainis, Jillian Posner, Angela Birdman, Rebecca Brock 6. Justin Trabert, Dana Rhoden 7. April Donelson, Jessica Anderson 8. Dr. April Patterson w/ Oliver 9. Ginger Fulkerson Harris, Maria Andy Tettamanti 10. Jennifer Fernandez, Miosay Tirado 11. Nicole Hernandez, Dana Lyons

Encounters w/ Mercy Hospital 186 1

Mercy Hospital hosted a special “Pretty In Pink” happy hour to bring awareness to women’s health issues in the community. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. J. Reid, Victoria Jackson, Alicia Ortiz, Dale Al Ward, Michelle Bookout, Vivian Forhat, Fleur Lobree, Irma Rey 2. Alicia Ortiz, Madelin Pacheco, Ana Rodriguez, Maria Martell 3. Karina Robau, Olga Bello, Monica Garcia, Imilsis Orozco 4. Marlene Sarria, Carmen Morales Gomez, Janet Didonna 5. Steven Henriques, Alison Gold, Daniel Calva, Michelle Bookout, Edward Silverman 6. Mary Urbina, Jacqueline Prieto, Dolores Rivero 7. Anthony Alfred, Vivian Calzadilla 8. Kristy Gibson, Jeffrey Gibson 9. Muriel Alvarez, Jennifer Rosado 10. Camila Quaresma, Marsha Jouben, Erika King 11. Monica Couso, Alicia Ortiz

Encounters w/ Vacheron Constantin

Swiss watchmaker Vacheron Constantin hosted an intimate fête in celebration of the Overseas Collection at EAST. 1. Vincent Brun, Javier Perrigo 2. Alex Cohen, Julieta Velez, Katy Stoka, Dario Stoka 3. Amar & Meghana Rajadhyaksha 4. Veronica Lopez-Lopez, Valentina Guchess 5. Jesus Iglesias, Teresa & Bertrand Savary 6. Rafael Ribeiro, Javier Perrigo, Hans Bachmann 7. Tara Solomon, Vincent Brun 8. Susanne Birbragher, Luis Rigual 9. Armaud Sursock, Philippine Naintre 10. Lexing Zhang, Soledad Lowe, Yeliz Titiz 11. Luca Mencarini, Liset Fontanilles, Massimillano 1 Morlacci

Encounters w/ Sabadell United Bank

Sabadell United Bank held the grand opening of their new Key Biscayne Branch. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Fernando Perez-Hickman, Mayra Mesa, Orlando Roche, Dwight L. Hill 2. Charles Akhal, Laurelie Lecussan, Mayra Mesa, Juliet Ventour 3. Ana Ordoñez, Tracy Koço, Andre Siegel 4. Andrea Benedetti, Andre Siegel, Ana Ordoñez 5. Mayra Mesa, Raul & Karen Lllorente 6. Patricia Peraita, Kathie Susnjer, Patricia Romano 7. Tatyana Chiocchetti, Mayra Mesa, Karen Llorente, Patricia Romano, Patricia Peraita, Kathie Susnjer, Michele Estevez 8. Tatyana Chiocchetti, Donna Dickey, Andrea Benedetti, Mariella Oliva 9. Donna Dicket, Mariella Oliva 10. Julian Mesa, Michele Estevez, Arnau Llopart

Encounters w/ Lululemon

The BrickLife Lululemon Athletica Brickell City Centre opening rooftop pool party at Epic Hotel included live art, craft beer, music and much more. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Russ Brooke, Monica Ochaney, Carlyle Bernard 2. Alba Guzman, Linda Cuadros 3. Arnaud Bellefroid, Zacory Ruiz 4. Elizabeth & Adrian Gonzalez 5. George Schechter, Nicole Darnell 6. Julio Lajara, Ricki Goldsmith, Brooke Cariski 7. Jonathan Shupert, Olympia Ridge 8. Jessica Lilly, Jorge E. Rodriguez 9. Robyn Fink, Jessica Schwartz 10. Sloan Tate, Rob Tubajon

Encounters w/ Casacor

Casacor, America’s greatest landscape, architecture and interior design events out of São Paulo, hosted a private rooftop affair at the Icon South Beach announcing their Miami Show. 1. Antonio Barreto, Roberto Dimberio, Giancarlo Civita, Arnaldo Thibyrica, Benjamin Ramalho 2. Amanda Prado, Giancarlo Civita 3. Kristelle Gauchet 4. Roberto Dimberio 5. Vanessa Nunes, Marianna Bracco, Serena Ugolini

Encounters @ Auberge Beach Residences & Spa

Auberge Beach Residences & Spa hosted an intimate meet & greet with Author Susana Martinez Vidal, for an engaging conversation on Frida Kahlo and her timeless sense of style. — Photos by Brett Hufziger 1. Sonia Figueroa, Susana Martinez Vidal, Elysze Held, Allison Goldberg 2. Wendy Marks Pine, Steven Gurowitz 3. Maria Scarola, Linda Zakheim, Patrick Campbell, Wendy Marks Pine 4. Kori Kalafer, Suzanne Kalafer, Cindy Vova- Zackowitz, Linda Zakheim, Wendy Marks Pine 5. Michelle Nunez, Patrick Campbell, Sonia Figueroa 6. Susana Martinez Vidal, Elysze Held 7. Suzanne Dunn, Jim Dunn 8. Michelle Nunez, Tomas Hoffmann

Encounters @ Quinto La Huella

Quinto La Huella hosted a series of unforgettable grand opening events for the signature restaurant at EAST. 1. Florencia Courreges, Alejandro Morales, Nano Crespo, Cornel Ruhland 2. Fabrice Tardieu 3. Yali Nunez, Laurent Fraticelli 4. Felicia Marquez 5. Ana Alfonzo, Andy Faerman, Daniel Gomez Ortigoza

Encounters w/ Veritage Miami

City National Bank presented a memorable Auction & Bubbly Brunch host committee reception for Veritage Miami at Key Biscayne Yacht Club to benefit United Way Of Miami. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Lyn Farmer, June Morris, Allen Morris 2. Alexander Binelo, Claudia Succar Ferre 3. Elise Cordell, Joe Zubizarreta 4. Javier Heuser, Rocio Figueroa 5. Soledad Picón, Gonzalo Nunez, Ana Nunez 6. Kane Velasquez, Shairy Gonzalez 7. Karla Minh, Nichole Aldrich 8. Michelle Shaw, Elise Cordell 9. Sheldon Anderson, Florence Anderson 10. Maria Paula Langer, Mariano Mataloni, Mercedes Garcia

Encounters w/ Fertility & IVF Center Of Miami

Little Pandora and California Cryobank discussed various fertility issues and costs at Books & Books in Coral Gables. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Patricia Hernandez, Dr. Fernando Akerman, Nora Rotella 2. Elizabeth Schwartz, Jesika Diaz Munar 3. Bree Bofill, Orlando Gonzalez 4. Christina Santana, Julie Santana 5. Yolanda Perez, Amy Alonso, Alison Burgos, Yesi Leon

Encounters w/ ONE Sotheby’s

ONE Sotheby’s International Realty’s Power Women’s Luncheon hosted by Turnberry Ocean Club invited a number of top women VIPs from the area to meet, mingle and learn. 1. Saddy Abaunza, Alina Sardinas, Saddy Delgado, Gloria Sesana, Mayi De La Vega, Roxana Garcia 2. Silvia Olivera, Mayi De La Vega, Diane Lieberman 3. Anabel Llopis, Tina Varjabedian, Sandra Arguello 4. Kim Knausz, Mary Forman, Jennifer Santana 5. Cristina Aguilar, Vanessa Stabile, Gabriella De Almeida, Mariana Shulga, Nikol Solares, Julissa Duarte, Mayi De La Vega, Sandra Arguello, Diana Izquierdo, Phoebe White, Kayla Barrera, Jennifer Santana 6. Julissa Duarte, Nikol Solares, Mayi De La Vega, Mariana Shulga, Phoebe White 7. BJ Martinez, Saddy Abaunza, Maria Emilia Salgado, Silvia Olivera, Adriana Faerman 8. Mayi De La Vega

Encounters w/ The Title Guy

The Title Guy and Sandy B. Becher PA hosted a private real estate sunset networking event at One Hotel’s rooftop. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Alberto Benalloun, Chloe Cohen, Hernan Gleizer, Margaret Jimenez, Glenn Asher, Richard Gutierrez, Danny Perez 2. Romina Meta, Judith Mori 3. Justin Rubin, Catalina Martinez, Filippo Incorvaia 4. Carolina Villabona, Lina Arango 5. Mark Alexander, Justin Bush, Valerie Pagan, Ricardo Vieira, Paulo Rodriguez

Encounters w/ National Parkinson Foundation

The National Parkinson Foundation’s Moving Day had guests uniting in the fight against Parkinson’s Disease and raising awareness. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Tamara Robinett, Brad McMorris, Bradley Murcia, Alan Grosse, Jessica Sullivan 2. Alan & Michelle Tannebaum 3. Carlos Vargas, Graciela Temes 4. Kent Knautz, Charles Anderson, Margaret Grzych, Ray Myers 5. Dany Weil, Mijal Abramowich, Spencer & Jennifer Enslein 6. Victoria Munoz, Alex Rodriguez, Iris Carvallo 7. Colby Taylor, Madison Roehrig 8. Lilian Rivera, Deseree Ferrer 9. Claudio & Iris Cavallo 10. Erica Massey, Raquel Tapia

Encounters w/ Amaray Las Olas

The Amaray Las Olas ribbon cutting ceremony was followed by an exclusive tour of the meticulously designed tower where guests experienced all the development has to offer. — Photos by Jose Larrotta 1. Dean Trantalis, Terry Stiles, Jack Seiler, John Petricola, Gary Crane 2. Brian Strope, Ben Boies, Monique Henley 3. Dr. Moon, Ann Marie Moon, Brian Reeves, Delia Szeinbein 4. John Petricola, Zack Sackley 5. Gary Crane, Lanie Zerret, Dania Podgorski, Jim Fawcett

Encounters @ Equinox Brickell Heights

Equinox invited guests to celebrate the arrival of the 5th South Florida club at Brickell Heights. Photos by Edward Leal 1. Natalia & Andres Larin, Maria Mora 2. Viviane & Marirlena Camejo 3. Shreya Shah, Seyyedeh Saneeymehri, Ditte Vangsgaard Olesen 4. Ray Myers, Gosia Grzych 5. Michael Wong, Yifei Wang, Jasmine Wong, Courtney Loonie, Andy Aguilar 6. Elliot Machado, Anthony Spitaleri 7. Dylan Reich, Nicole Martinez 8. Jackie Jacobs, Nick Dusseau 9. Estefania Arosemena, Gabriela Betancourt 10. Gus Rodriguez, Daniel Navarro 11. Will Smith, Gail Gensler 12. Adrian Laurent, Jessica Bechard

Encounters w/ Make-A-Wish

Make-A-Wish Southern Florida hosted a VIP kick-off party in anticipation of this season’s gala, La Nuit De l’Animal (Night Of The Animal) taking place on Nov. 12 at the InterContinental Miami. 1. Robert Hill, Shareef Malnik, Norman Wedderburn 2. Maxwell Blandford, Wanda Trouba, Norman Wedderburn 3. Robert Hill, Brenda Baty, Brett Rose 4. Brenda Baty, Shareef Malnik, Sherri Gutierrez 5. Suzanne, Stephanie & Luis Diaz 6. Jonathan Babicka, Missy Babicka 7. Tara Solomon, Brownyn Miller 8. Linda Levy Goldberg, Kaki Kemp 9. Richard Polidori, Deanna Skaggs 10. Naomi Llerena 11. Lee & Chris Lentz 12. Taylor Gang, Lisa & Andrew Mandala 13. Jamie Elias, Zainab Killidar, Robert Elias

Encounters w/ Latin Jewish Business Connection

The Board of Latin Jewish Business Connections hosted an exclusive business networking event at the Turnberry Ocean Club Sales Gallery in Sunny Isles Beach. 1. Vanessa Stabile, Julissa Duarte, Mariana Shulga, Pheobe White, Sandra Arguello 2. Jonathan Beda, Gaby Beraja 3. Linda Cohen, Katherine De Pavia, Matha Comtro, Paulina Madrazo 4. Leon Cases, Claudio Riess 5. David Sheinheit, Abraham Benmergui, Gabriel Brakha 6. Horacio Rozenblum, Bella Abadi, Rosana Maneinelli 7. Belle Hochman 8. Veronica Strauss 9. Daniel Naim, Alvaro Psevoznik 10. Lotty Baum, Joel Anidar, Lea A. Salma DiMitri 11. Rebeca Reiner, Samy Cadosh, Tali Lusim

Encounters w/ BASF

BASF and Association law Group hosted a business networking and cocktail reception after a special presentation by Alan Ojeda of Rilea Group. 1. Alan Ojeda, Ben Solomon, Truly Burton, Diego Ojeda, Lucia Ojeda, Ashley Bosch 2. Arthur Polsky, David Ramos, Ary Perez 3. Javier Cardenal, Daniela Riveros, Jesica Julio, Manuel Moratiel 4. Nahthan Hao Hu, Steve Vargem, Andre M. Brown, Justin Jones