NEW YORK: Allure magazine holds a party in honor of its 10th anniversary and honoring Editor in Chief Linda Wells. (From l.) Rita Mangan, senior VP, Federated Stores; Suzanne Grimes, publisher, Allure; Len Lipson, VP-associate media director, MediaCom; and Diane Miles, senior VP-marketing, Christian Dior Parfums.
NEW YORK: Bloomberg holds an event celebrating Black History Month and the Mercedes-Benz USA sponsorship of "Bloomberg Urban Business Report." (From l.) Burton Waddy, advertising manager, "Bloomberg Urban Business Report"; Al Sharpton, National Action Network; Dianne Thompson, anchor, "Bloomberg Urban Business Report"; Joe Johnson, chief diversity officer, Mercedes-Benz USA; and Earl Graves Jr., president and publisher, Black Enterprise.
CHARLOTTE, N.C.: Fox Sports Net and the Charlotte Sports Commission hold a Fight Night for Kids fundraiser. (From l.) Dave Wharton, manager-Olympic/event marketing, Bank of America; David Jessey, VP, Bank of America; Jackie McGinnis, guest; Fred Steck, account executive, Fox Sports Net; Calvin Brock, U.S. Olympic Team heavyweight boxer; Larry Holmes, former World Boxing Council heavyweight champion; Jeno James, Carolina Panthers offensive lineman; and James "Bonecrusher" Smith, former World Boxing Association champ.
NEW YORK: Advertising Women of New York hold a luncheon. (From l.) Jennifer Basher, AWNY luncheon chair and media planner, BBDO Worldwide; Steve Howe, VP-advertising, The Wall Street Journal; David Selby, senior VP-marketing, Sears, Roebuck & Co.; Stephanie Kugleman, chairman-CEO, Y&R Advertising; Arie L. Kopelman, president-chief operating officer, Chanel; Jill Manee, AWNY VP and VP-Publisher, Advertising Age; and Clare Davis, AWNY luncheon chair and Northeast sales manager, USA Today.