NEW YORK: Glamour tossed a party for its 1999 Women of the Year Awards at Lincoln Center. Some attendees included (from l.): Leonard Lauder, chairman-CEO, Estee Lauder Cosmetics; Deborah I. Fine, publisher, Glamour; Steve Florio, president-CEO, Conde Nast Publications; and Evelyn Lauder, senior corporate VP, Estee Lauder Cosmetics. Ms. Lauder was honored as one of Glamour's Women of the Year.
CHICAGO: Johnson Publishing Co.'s Ebony and Jet treated advertisers and agency folk to the world premier of the new Elton John-Tim Rice musical "Aida" at the Palace Theater and a reception at the adjacent Hotel Allegro. Among the executives in attendance (from l.): Dennis Boston, senior VP-Midwest ad director, Ebony; Linda Jefferson, senior VP-group media director, Burrell Communications Group; Mary Kay Eschbach, U.S. media director, McDonald's Corp.; Faye Ferguson, exec VP-director of account services, Burrell; Charles Mootry, VP-Midwest ad director, Jet; and Dawn Steele Halbert, associate Midwest ad director, Ebony.
NEW YORK: Advertising Women of New York hosted a luncheon panel entitled "Women Who Have Turned Their Passions Into Profits" at the New York Hilton Hotel. Among those attending (from l.): Tabor Butler, financial consultant, Merrill Lynch & Co.; Nancy Lindemeyer, editor in chief, Victoria; Carolee Friedlander, president-CEO, Carolee Designs; Bobbi Brown, CEO, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics; Josie Natori, CEO, Natori Co.; Alan Waxenberg, exec VP-publisher, Victoria; and Carol Evans, chief operating officer, Chief Executive Group, and publisher, Chief Executive.
NEW YORK: The Advertising Club of New York and Magazine Publishers of America hosted New York 1999 Magazine Day at the Grand Hyatt Hotel. Among those enjoying the event were (from l.): Robert Wehling, global marketing officer, Procter & Gamble Co.; Nina Link, president, and Christine Miller, exec VP-marketing, both of the MPA; Micki Linen, principal, MK Linen Consultancy; and Ed Padin, senior associate, Publishing & Media Group.