Breakthrough Success

Blind spots are beliefs, traits or behaviors that we embrace without even knowing it, and they limit our peace, power, joy and personal empowerment, affecting how we interact with the world around us.

Meet The Mendelsons

When it comes to South Florida’s multigenerational families, few have made a difference Quite Like the Mendelsons have across the arts, culture and world of Brickell real estate development. Their support for Florida Grand Opera started in the 1950’s when it was the Greater Miami Opera Association — born of a love for opera and a desire to ensure its presence For Future Generations.

Strokes of Genius

Artists from near and far are inspired by Miami’s tropical vibes, energizing breezes and endless sunshine. We’ve curated a list of the most intriguing creative minds in the city to add to your collection.

Customers First

Now the Official Bank of the Miami Heat and the Official Hometown Bank of the Miami Hurricanes, Amerant Bank, with Chairman & CEO Jerry Plush at the helm, is changing how Miami experiences financial services.

Julissa Leo

To say Julissa Leo loves what she does, would be an understatement.

Irena Romanova

For Irena Romanova, design has always been her passion.

Financial Standout

Banking is very transactional for some, but Tairis Alsina views each client’s financial journey as a relationship that deserves to be nurtured over time. She and her team at Amerant Bank are committed to delivering consistent, high-quality financial solutions to clients with varying individual needs.

Always Adelante

Brickell Magazine partnered with Amerant Bank to present our Latino Visionaries for 2022. This year’s finalists embrace their Hispanic heritage in every facet of life and use their cultural perspective to dream big while taking their respective careers and philanthropic pursuits to new heights.

Pet Saviors

Patricia Lara & Paulina Claure turned their mutual adoration for animals into a humble foster-based organization called Wonder Paws Rescue to help neglected and ill animals find forever homes.

Defending Children

Inspired by her mother’s work within the child welfare system, Kadie Black became a Guardian Ad Litem at just 19 years old. Today, she is the proud new CEO & President of Voices For Children Foundation.

Wealth Coach

Suzanne DeWitt’s 24+ years of experience reads like a brunch buffet on Mother’s Day, her role has morphed into what she describes as a “legal, tax and business finance life coach.”

Lofty Innovation

Harvey Hernandez, Founder & CEO of Miami-based Newgard Development Group, brings his creativity and a diehard entrepreneurial spirit to Lofty Brickell Residences, an industry-leading concept taking flexible condo ownership into the future.

Musical Legacy

Under the guidance of General Director & CEO Susan Danis, the Florida Grand Opera (FGO) has grown into the world-class powerhouse it is today — while reflecting the Miami community, both in its staff and what it puts on stage. At the forefront is the central notion that Opera is for everyone.

Miami Chic

The city’s most stylish professionals dress up to strike a pose in the center of it all.

Miami Strong

In a city where beach bodies reign supreme and fitness goals shine brighter than the sun, get inspired by fit locals finding balance in paradise amid all the hustle-and-bustle.

Fitness First

If a healthier lifestyle is on your horizon, get inspired with a group of Panorama Tower residents taking wellness to new heights in the heart of Brickell.

Thrive Drive

Every morning when Alejandro Aljanati wakes up, he practices the art of living — the passion that comes from appreciating every single aspect of an amazing life. That zest for living is reflected in the Aston Martin Residences.

He Pops!

Mamút’s works are strongly linked to his lifelong passion for art, music, social justice and the power of color.

Mindset Evolution

In His New Book, W. Allen Morris shows you how to take the trials and challenges of life and launch a personal transformation toward your true calling.

Father Knows Best

Meet a few of Miami’s Most Outstanding Dads and find out what fatherhood means to them and how they balance it all by always putting family first.

Top 20 Professionals Under Forty

We scoured The Magic City to bring you the next generation of leaders at the tip of The Sunshine State. These young professionals represent a variety of industries and excel at their respective fields with their own unique signature blend of style, savvy and sophistication.

Vision Realized

For Andrea Boet of California Closets Miami, helping her clients create dream spaces is one of the great joys of her life.

Angels Among Us

Recognized as one of the most philanthropic cities in the world, Miami is at the epicenter of generous people giving their time, talent and treasure to causes near and dear to their heart. We introduce you to local heroes who are making a difference and changing lives.

Haute Home

Dyanne Zamora not only manages the tallest building in Florida, she’s a proud resident. A natural born leader, she takes great pride in doing what she can to make her neighbors at Panorama Tower comfortable and happy.

Renaissance Man

Jordi Mollà is a self-trained artist for whom painting is an act of spontaneity. His works regularly surprise the viewer with both his ability to manage the media and power to express himself on canvas or paper.

The Go-Getters 2022

Located in one of the most diverse and dynamic business centers in the world, Miami Herbert Business School offers unparalleled opportunities to learn, engage and grow. The graduates are thought-leaders who transform business, scholarship and lives. To honor them, Brickell Magazine and the school have partnered to showcase the annual “Go-Getters,” an honor spotlighting current students and recent grads, their successes, hopes and dreams.

So Happy Together

When it comes to the bond between people and their pooches, there’s no better feeling than saving the life of an animal in need. Herewith: True stories of heroic humans and the rescues they love.

Diamond Girl

Christina Termine of Diamonds On The Key may look like a million bucks, but you won’t have to spend nearly as much on her unique jewelry creations — unless you want to.

Double Lives

Florida Grand Opera’s production of Thomas Mallon’s highly-acclaimed bestseller Fellow Travelers, as imagined by lavish composer Gregory Spears, is at once astonishingly beautiful and coolly provocative.

PR Power

For more than 30 years, Kreps PR & Marketing has been a valued, strategic communications partner to some of the most recognized and celebrated brands in the world as creative storytellers, brand-builders, relationship-makers and idea-generators.

Design Mind

Diana Rossi’s style is defined by her diverse cultural background and life experiences, which enables her to express herself through color, cultural influence and intentionally constructed visions of experiential “paradises.”

Power Of Love

Successful couples sidestep distractions and embrace challenges to establish the perfect love-work balance.

New View

Retired professional skateboarder Danny Minnick was recognized globally for his dark and mysterious artwork inspired by his unceasing pain. Then he saw the specialists at Miami-based Vitruvia and his art has done a total 180.

Have A Ball!

As the social season launched in full swing, stylish soirees, lavish launches and special occasions took center stage as Miamians dressed to impress and arrived ready to meet, mingle and celebrate.

Hot! Hot! Hot!

Miami’s real estate market is on fire and the insiders you’re about to meet are happy to share all the ins-and-outs to help guide you on the right investment path in 2022

Cultural Roots

Seeking inspiration from other classically trained artists such as Picasso and Kahlo, Ana Trelles Portuondo works with acrylic paints, mixed media, collage, graphite — and Cuban coffee!

Conversation Pieces

Whether you’re a novice art aficionado, a seasoned collector or something in between, we’ve gathered some emerging Miami artists that you should consider adding to your collection. Some you may have heard of, some you will discover here first, but all have one thing in common: They’re on the verge of greatness and thrilled to share their passion with the world.

Art Wealth

An appreciation for art goes beyond the aesthetic. Leading Miami attorney Suzanne DeWitt designs tax savings strategies utilizing high-end artwork for many of her clients.

Pilo’s Purpose

Beyond its colorful interiors and exteriors, vibrant entertainment lineup and authentic Mexican cuisine, Pilo’s aims to be the largest employer of individuals with special abilities.

Elevated Experience

Duke & Dame is a premium craft whiskey with robust salted caramel flavor and just the right amount of sweetness — sophisticated enough to be sipped neat yet playful enough to be enjoyed as a shot or in a cocktail.


Shimmer & Shine

With the social season in full swing, Miami VIPs took their RSVPs to the next level with special occasions galore.

Power Perspective

We scoured The Magic City to bring you Outstanding Latino Visionaries who look toward their heritage as inspiration, honoring their culture through a strong work ethic, deeply rooted family values and career achievements that are sure to inspire generations to come.