The Edit, Edition 3

A Snapshot of Miamis Social Scene


Christina Getty & Juan Pablo Cappello Christina Getty & Juan Pablo Cappello

Flo Rida performs to support Best Buddies Flo Rida performs to support Best Buddies

Cabaret at Faena

Samsara Cabaret at Faena Theater opened to a VIP crowd. Over 200 guests -- including Christina Getty, Hell Campos, Sam Robin, Louis and Angela Birdman, and Carlos Betancourt -- experienced the show, which is inspired by the Sanskrit word samsara or, rebirth and featured contemporary dance, cirque nouveau, live music and a fire performance. It runs until May 2019.

Models, Athletes and Best Buddies

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit and GACP Sports, an investment firm that backs sports related businesses, hosted a Celebrity Beach Soccer Match at W South Beach to raise money for Best Buddies. Players included actor Ryan Phillippe, pop star Prince Royce and football famer Santana Moss. Later that night, the swimsuit models, the celebrities and the athletes gathered to the hotels WET Deck where they were treated to a performance by Flo Rida.

Danet Linares, Matt Haggman Danet Linares, Matt Haggman

Barbara Agozzino and Britt Maluty Barbara Agozzino and Britt Maluty

Commercial Real Estate for Kids

CREW-Miami recently hosted its yearly Community, Cocktails & Connections networking and fundraising event in Miami Towers Sky Lounge. Over 100 of South Floridas professionals - including The Knight Foundations Matt Haggman, PM Environmentals Candace Chin Fatt and Blanca Commercial Real Estates Danet Linares - came out to support the organizations scholarships, providing students with grants, recognition and real estate networking opportunities.

BALEENKitchen Party

In Sunny Isles Beach, BALEENkitchen hosted a grand opening party in the Noble House resort, Sole on the Ocean. Billing itself as a globally-inspired, locally-sourced dining outpost, guests including Sebastian Rocha and Stellar Talent Agency's Barbara Agozzino and Britt Maulty were offered refreshing cocktails and three varieties of the Moscow mules, including one poured with Brazilian cachaca. The kitchen there is headed by corporate executive chef Adam Votaw who comes from The Dining Room at Little Palm Island and executive chef Matt Richman, who recently arrived in Miami.

Brett Graff is SocialMiami.com's editor-in-chief. A journalist covering money, people and power, Graff contributes to magazines including Maxim, Glamour and Harper's Bazaar. Once a correspondent for Reuters, her nationally syndicated column ran first in the Miami Herald and then in newspapers across the country including the Chicago Tribune, The Kansas City Star and The State. A former U.S. government economist, Graff's book "Not Buying It: Stop Overspending and Start Raising Happier, Healthier, More Successful Kids" was featured in outlets such as USA Today, US News & World Report, The Today Show, BravoTV.com, and Forbes.com. Graff, a regular on Washington DC's most popular morning show, GOOD MORNING WASHINGTON, is a frequent guest major network television affiliates across the country including CBS, NBC, CW, and ABC.

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