The Ritz hosts SocialMiami and friends.
Breakfast was a three-course affair, beginning with fresh seasonal fruit served with a honey-mint yogurt sauce. Next, an egg white frittata with wild mushrooms and spinach, accompanied by herb roasted potato, jumbo asparagus and bacon; and the pièce de résistance – brioche French toast, berry compote and the cutest little individual jars of syrup on each plate…
…Convening over coffee and juice, we were surprised that none of our guests knew each other. It didn’t seem to matter as they got caught up in the camaraderie, exchanging cards and talking about collaborating on future projects…
Above: Ilene Zweig, Michele Sadkin, Paulina Munoz and Mindy Cassel
Below: The Ritz-Carlton’s elegant ballroom
11th Judicial Circuit Centennial Gala
More than 500 members of Miami’s elite business, civic and legal communities gathered at Downtown Miami’s JW Marriot Marquis for a celebration of historic significance as the 11th Judicial Circuit Court of Miami-Dade County marked its 100-year anniversary at the momentous Centennial Gala.
The gala was just the culmination of the festivies celebrating one of South Florida’s oldest institutions. Other events included a renactment of Al Capone’s 1930 perjury trial and a 5k run that weaved it’s way through downtown and up the courthouse steps.
Pictured: The Honorable Valerie Manno-Schurr and Joseph H. Serota
CBC Young Leaders Cocktail Event
The Children’s Bereavement Center’s Young Leaders raised over $5,000 at their most recent event. About 300 people attended to taste desserts from STK and have drinks provided by Wodka Vodka, Mar Azul Tequila and Crown Wine and Spirits at Coco de Ville in the Ganesvort hotel.
The Children’s Bereavement Center (CBC) provides peer support groups for children, teens and young adults who are grieving the death of a loved one. Proceeds from the event will directly sponsor five children to attend the CBC for a full year.
Pictured: Brianna Guerra and Bryan Wilner