Issue – September/October 2011

SLEEK LAUNCH

Vallvé hosted their official grand opening with quite the reception at their showroom on Biscayne Blvd.

TOP DOWN

SAMAS’s first convertible competition, appropriately called “Topless in Miami”, took place this summer and it was a hit!

CITY VIEWS

Vizcayne, Downtown Miami’s luxury real estate twin 49-story towers located alongside Biscayne Bay, welcomed more than 350 guests to their “Summer in the City” beach party.

Momentous celebration

The 11th Judicial Circuit Court of Miami-Dade County marked its 100-year anniversary at the Centennial Gala at the JW Marriott Marquis in Downtown Miami.

POLITICAL POISE

A fundraising reception honoring Hipólito Mejia, Dominican Republic Presidential Candidate, was recently held at One Tequesta Condo.

FLY AWAY

TAP Portugal recently celebrated the opening of their new route from Miami to Lisbon at the Conrad in Brickell.

TALK OF THE TOWN

The official launch of the site BrickTWN.com was hosted at Kyma, the new hip lounge at the Epic Hotel. BrickTWN is the exclusive classifieds community for residents of Brickell, Downtown and Midtown.

WISH GRANTED

The “Memorable Mixer” at Mandarin Oriental Hotel’s private beach benefitted Wish Upon A Wedding, America’s only wedding-wish granting organization.

The 411

Spotlighting news, launches, announcements, happenings, products & places in and around South Florida.

SPA MAGIC

If you’re in search for a much-needed spring spruce-up, head over to The Spa at Conrad Miami to get a revitalizing experience like none other.

BRICKELL MAGAZINE’S 2011 Dressed For Success

Introducing The Magic City’s Best Dressed Professionals!

Superior Home

Marble and quartz have been highly valued throughout time in high-end residences and commercial buildings. Compac’s “technological” versions take these rich, aesthetically pleasing materials and adapts them to our modern world.

Lavish Living

This modern oceanview condo at Mei within Miami Beach’s legendary “Millionaire’s Road” neighborhood right on Collins Ave. is one of South Florida’s most sought-after residences thanks to its spacious interior, luxurious finishes and breathtaking views.

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?

TRENDY APPS

First impressions are lasting ones, and with these autumn must-have apps you’ll have instant access to priceless information on how to improve your personal style right at your fingertips.

Luxe Look

If you’re looking for one-of-a-kind pieces to complement your new season’s wardrobe, designer Shannon Saint Clair has something special for just about every look.

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.