New York The Advertising Club and Rainbow Media host a Fashion Advertising/Advertising Fashion luncheon. (From l.) Kenneth Cole, chairman-CEO, Kenneth Cole Productions; Andy Spade, CEO-chief financial officer and creative director, Kate Spade; John Varavatos, chief designer-CEO, John Varavatos.
New York Child hosts its Children's Champion Awards. (From l.) Dave Mevorah, publisher, Child; Miriam Arond, editor in chief, Child; award recipient Raymond LaMontagne, chairman of the board, Association of Hole in the Wall Camps; recipient and author Judy Blume; Russell Denson, president-CEO, Gruner & Jahr USA.
New York Essence presents Smart Beauty II, a panel discussion about the spending power of African-American women and their relationship with the beauty industry. (Standing, from l.) Mikki Taylor, beauty director and cover editor, Essence; Barbara Britton, VP-associate publisher of sales, Essence; Michelle Ebanks, group publisher, Essence; Diane Weathers, editor in chief, Essence; Cindy Schriebman, associate publisher-marketing, Essence; Dr. Rosemarie Ingleton, dermatologist. (Sitting, from l.) Tina Wells, CEO, Buzz Marketing Group; Vabra Hornsby, senior makeup consultant, Sephora; actress Mo'Nique; Wendy Liebmann, president, WSL Strategic Retail.
New York Metropolitan Home celebrates the winners of its 2004 Modernism awards. (From l.) Barbara Turf, president, Crate & Barrel; John Miller, senior VP-women's service and shelter group, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.; Annie Triece, VP-publisher, Metropolitan Home.
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