Issue – December 2014


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?

Shot Caller

Kori Baxter has diverse experience putting her Dietetics&d Nutrition degree to work slinging low-calorie shooters at Spazio Nightclub. Now armed with Massage Therapy credentials, she can cure what ails you mentally and physically.

Stalk Exchange

The average fast food combo is prepared with an extraordinary amount of additives — often on par with a high school science fair. We may not all be registered dieticians, but we’ve become more conscious about what we’re putting in our bodies than ever before.

Power Sours

Sour beers are measured by an acidic pH and dry demeanor that shares more in common with champagne than cerveza, but that shouldn’t deter microbrew enthusiasts.

Light Advice

Table lamps, floor lamps, ceiling lights, recessed fixtures, exterior options...the many ways to illuminate a home can seem overwhelming at times. Here are a few outstanding options in a world of wonderful design.

Major Milestone

Echo Brickell celebrated their highly-anticipated groundbreaking ceremony for the 180-unit residential development in the heart of Brickell.

Perfect Vision

Italia-Independent launched a Unique Edition Collection of sunglasses in collaboration with prestigious Florida retailer Edward Beiner: Purveyor Of Fine Eyewear.

Next Level

Swire Properties celebrated the launch of sales for Brickell City Centre’s second condominium tower, Rise, with a cocktail reception, live outdoor concert and exclusive fashion installation by Saks Fifth Avenue Bal Harbour.

Culinary Mastery

Coastal Italian Cuisine and good cheer took center stage at the highly anticipated opening of Tamarina in the heart of Brickell.

Impressive Success

Property Markets Group and ISG World celebrated a big milestone for Echo Aventura, the 190-unit development that already has both the East & West Towers topped off and is on track to start welcoming residents in 2015.

Drink Up

A few of Miami’s top bartenders and libation connoisseurs gathered at Bocce Bar to learn new ways to mix it up during the “Truth About Vermouth” experience.

Impressive Arrival

Barnes Miami invited guests to witness its grand unveiling in partnership with Markowicz Fine Art

Design Dreams

LEMA Miami officially opened its new flagship store in The Design District welcoming design and décor aficionados with open arms.

Iconic Soiree

Brickell Travel welcomed their 5th Anniversary in a big way at the legendary National Hotel with a ‘30s theme that had employees, clients and vendors celebrating in style all night long.

Funny Haha

Yelp hosted a hilarious evening at Open Stage Club with a series of comedians who had the audience cracking up the whole night as they explored the venue’s culinary offerings — and a drink or two.

Pulse Power

The American Heart Association’s Pulse recruitment event at Chop House 305 welcomed new members.

Strong Start

YOO at Metropica, the first residential tower at Metropica, hosted a Sales Gallery launch party where they welcomed over 400 attendees to the private event.

Loud & Clear

Voices For Children’s annual “Be A Voice” awards luncheon honored key philanthropists and raised more than $150,000 for the cause.

Future Buzz

The Ebuzzing & Teads Group recently changed their name to Teads in a full identity rebrand that was celebrated at Club 50 with top adtech world VIPs.

All Abuzz

The Canvas Sales Center Unveiling featured curated cocktails, live art performances, an exhibition and a special film screening.

Whisky Dreams

Johnnie Walker invited guests to sample the new gold standard of celebration with their Gold Label Reserve launch at The Cruz Building.


Aqua Harmonia

Inspired by visionary artist Antuan Rodriguez’s Water Codes collection, this editorial invites you to immerse yourself in a world where the human body forms a profound connection with our most precious element. Through this fusion, we celebrate the essence of life itself.

Art Wow

From watercolors and sketches to out-of-this-world sculptures and societal statements, the South Florida artists we’ve gathered can be found in the collections of some of the world’s most discerning art aficionados.