Issue – March/April 2010

LOVE FEST

Green Grass, Isa Zapata and international photographer Sergio Fama teamed up for a “Love Fest” event featuring artist Isa Zapata’s signature hearts. A total of 5% of the proceeds went to the International Rescue Committee to help the survivors of the earthquake in Haiti.

Grand celebration

Evangeline Gouletas has been the talk of the town recently, thanks to her efforts in securing Miami as the location of artist Ginés Serrán’s massive masterpiece, The Union of the World: Monument to World Peace.

Paradise Social

Canyon Ranch Miami Beach hosted “Cocktails & Networking by the Sea,” an event that brought together area movers-and-shakers and VIPs.

VIP Experience

The team at Brix 46 introduced themselves to Brickell’s finest during their Grand Opening event. The area’s VIPs were glad to welcome the new venue offering good times every night of the week.

Tan Time

Boca Tanning Club Brickell recently opened its doors ready to make area movers-and-shakers look their best day and night.

HAppy Birthday!

Giada Pignata celebrated her birthday with an elabroate party at Puntino Downtown with family, friends and guests.

Diversions

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

Mamma Mia!

If you’ve been scouring the city in search of an authentically Italian good time in a welcoming setting, Puntino Restaurant in Downtown may be just what you’ve been craving. And we promise you won’t leave hungry — or thirsty.

Burn, Baby, Burn!

Want to break a sweat in style? The Sports Club/LA-Miami offers every resource, service, and amenity available to help members get in tip-top shape.

The POWER of TAN

Sometimes, a tan is just a tan. At Boca Tanning Club Brickell, it’s an experience that’s peppered with Zen-grade tranquility packaged up into a multi-sensory journey toward a better-looking you — morning, noon and night.

Home in the Sky

This sprawling condo residence at the Four Seasons Hotel in Miami will take your breath away as you take in some of the most expansive vistas of The Magic City right from the comforts of home.

Mason of the Millennium

The Beacon Council’s President & CEO, Frank Nero, is out to make sure business stays booming in Brickell and beyond with the signature leadership style he’s developed from all the lessons he has learned along the way.

Couture Courts

As the Sony Ericsson Open rolls into town for another global installment, all eyes will descend upon the city. These looks will ensure you don’t get lost in the crowd on or off the courts.

Aces

Meet the people who are shaping the future of business with every handshake, transaction and bottom line. The passion, attitude, outlook and savvy they all share has yielded an ingrained need to succeed no matter what the consequences. These inspirational visionaries are some of the top leaders of today and tomorrow who will inspire, motivate and in many cases complement the very goals that keep you going. After all, business is all about who you know, isn’t it?

On With The Show

Sometimes a day in the office can feel like a shift at the nut-farm — or a set-up on Candid Camera. For the sake of your mental fitness, we’ve put together a list of some of the most common — and difficult —office personalities, along with our tips for how to keep them from driving you to Prozac.

Wholly Holistic

Ginny Simon, Holistic Nutrition Practitioner & Chef is out to make the world a little healthier with Mindful Organics, a company she created to educate and encourage people to live life to the fullest.

Popular

Mastering Business

As the way we do business constantly evolves, a familiar force in the Miami area is taking on the challenges of an unpredictable future. For Miami Business School, students from all backgrounds are adopting an ethos that business is much more than dollars and cents.

Culture Shift

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we tracked down a few of Miami’s leading Hispanic entrepreneurs to get a glimpse into what it means to be your own boss and how to effectively balance an ever-changing world where a regular 9 to 5 just won’t cut it.