CHICAGO: To celebrate its fifth anniversary, RPM Advertising hosted a bash for more than 300 clients, employees and friends at the Field Museum, benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northern Illinois. Presenting a donation to Make-A-Wish's Paulette Ciofanie are (from l.) Mark Malin, president; Steve Platcow, ceo; and Bill Rodi, chief creative officer, all of RPM.
LOS ANGELES: Country Living Gardener magazine celebrated summer by hosting a performance of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at the Ahmanson Theatre. Attending the reception following the performance were (from l.) Pam McNeely, sr. VP-group media director, Dailey & Associates; Ed Conn, publisher, Performing Arts magazine; and Maureen Conn, West Coast sales, Country Living Gardener.
LAS VEGAS: Yahoo! Internet Life explored how the Internet and e-commerce are revolutionizing the face of fashion at a special Fashion on the Net panel at this year's MAGIC fashion trade show. Getting together afterwards were (from l.) Rhonda Brown, chief operating officer-director, Steve Madden; Maurizio Vecchione, president & co-ceo, Styleclick.com; Paul Turcotte, publisher, Yahoo! Internet Life; Kimberly Brooks, founder & co-ceo, Shopping the World; Annette Hamilton, editor of "Reality Bytes," Yahoo! Internet Life; Ross Klein, VP-marketing director, Polo Jeans & Todd Oldham; and Kristine Givas, New York fashion manager, Yahoo! Internet Life.
NEW YORK: GQ and General Motors partnered to host "Men for the Cure," an event to honor men who have helped in the fight against breast cancer benefiting GM Concept:Cure. Attending the event were (from l.) actors Richmond and Rosanna Arquette; designer and honoree Joseph Abboud; actor David Arquette; Tom Florio, VP-publisher, GQ; Phil Guarascio, VP-general manager of advertising and corporate marketing, General Motors; actress Patricia Arquette; Jim Kornas, GMC Sierra brand manager; and actress Courteney Cox Arquette.
NEW YORK: Yachting magazine and the Luxury Marketing Council celebrated the end of summer with an evening on the water aboard the Utopia II. On hand were (from l.) Debra Clark, VP-marketing, La Mer Cosmetics; Nancy Ticktin, Lincoln Consolidated Corporate Fund; Hal Duchin, senior consultant, American Express Publishing; Bill Gibson, director-commercial development, Steuben; and Peter