Tory Burch and UPENN Team Up for Education
Fashion designer Tory Burch recently hosted a shopping event to benefit the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated from in the Class of 1998. Co-Hosted by Andy Porter Dean of PennGSE (UPenn’s Grad School of Ed) Trustees George A. Weiss, Lee Spelman Doty, and Susan F. Danilow, along with Jennifer Saul Diane N. Weiss, Dr Reina Bassini and Emilio Bassini, Elyse Viner, Tiffany Watkins, and Penn Club of Miami power couples Allison & Chip Brady and Faquiry Diaz & Amelia Balonek. Music mogul Russell Simmons, who is a friend of the Bradys, served as Honorary Co-Chair.
More than one hundred University of Pennsylvania alumni and friends flocked to the Tory Burch boutique in the Meatpacking District in New York City to network, shop, and support the launch of an exclusive new UPenn networking group of future Penn leaders entitled Penn Pacesetters.