Atlanta Real Simple hosts a luncheon for advertising clients to meet the magazine's managing editor. (From l.) Kristin van Ogtrop, managing editor, Real Simple; Judy Popky, VP-media director, WestWayne; Tammy Gietl, media director, Home Depot; Claire Bucalos, southeast account manager, Real Simple; Kevin White, associate publisher-advertising, Real Simple.
Newark, N.J. Audi of America and Savoy magazine launch the Audi Savoy Jazz Unwrapped festival. (From l.) Len Burnett, group publisher, Vanguarde Media, Savoy's parent company; Mary Ann Wilson, national advertising manager, Audi of America; Gary Lewis, national marketing director, Vanguarde Media.
East Hampton, N.Y. VH1 holds a "Musical Chairs" silent auction to benefit its Save the Music Foundation. (From l.) Morris L. Reid, founder and managing director, Westin Rinehart; Christina Norman, general manager, VH1; Hootie and the Blowfish front man Darius Rucker.
New York International Advertising Association's New York chapter holds its summer gala event. (From l.) Bernadette Brennan, director, IAA's New York chapter; Ellen Lavery, marketing executive, News Corp.'s Star Group; Tyler Schaeffer, senior VP-worldwide media director, Foote, Cone & Belding Worldwide; Katarzyna Herink, coordinator, IAA's New York chapter.
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