SocialMiami Editor in Chief

Brett Graff

Brett Graff is’s managing editor and has been a journalist covering money, people and power for over 20 years. Graff contributes to national media outlets including Reuters, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Maxim, and the PBS show, Nightly Business Report.

SocialMiami Contributors

Manny Hernandez

Manny Hernandez has been covering Miami’s social, lifestyle and art scenes for more than 29 years. Manny was born and raised in Miami’s Wynwood neighborhood and is a proud alumnus of Miami-Dade College and Florida International University. His contributions are showcased weekly in The Miami Herald, Ocean Drive and Indulge magazines and his popular and much anticipated photo gallery, SOCIAL Manny, on

Cristina Mas

Cristina Mas is the Owner and Founder of CIM Consulting, a company that allows her pursue a love for social entrepreneurship and positive growth.

Claudia Potamkin

Reporting on books and music, Claudia Potamkin began her professional career in media as a sportscaster in the late 70’s, producing sports news for newstalk radio WNWS and ABC’s Channel 10 and broadcasting play-by-play and color commentary for Miami Hurricanes baseball on WVUM.

Kara Burnstine

Kara Burnstine is the owner of Nutrition Your Weigh in Miami. She’s a registered dietitian who offers professional nutrition education and counseling.

Chris Weinberg

Chris Weinberg is a wedding and event producer who designs and produces outstanding, fun, once-in-a-lifetime, memorable events for high net worth clients.

Lauren Cohen

Lauren Cohen was born and raised in Miami Beach and graduated from the University of Miami with a bachelor’s degree in Motion Pictures. She has been writing about film since 2009 and has interviewed some of the most recognizable faces in the film industry.