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GIFF Profile: JENNA BUSH

  By MICHELE GRAHAM Photography be CHICHI UBIÑA   She’s a TV news personality, editor-at-large for Southern Living magazine, and the daughter of an American president. In-person she’s kind of like the girl next door. Jenna Bush Hager started out intending to devote her career to being a teacher, but along the way she wrote a [...]

Ladies Who Lunch: The Best Luncheons of the Spring Season

By DANIELLE BONILLA  Styling by ALI WOLFE Photography by CHICHI UBIÑA   Spring has pounced upon us like baby tigers on the plains of Africa. Basking in cold spring sunshine, excited Greenwich residents welcome a new season of philanthropic efforts alongside new spring trend-setting fashion forward outfits. We simply can’t get enough of the ladies who lunch! [...]

Swim Across America WaveMaker

By ANDY ALISBERG   Two years ago, inspired by the lives and saddened by the passing of Wendy Landes and Katha Diddel Sussman, I decided to participate in Swim Across America’s Greenwich Stamford Long Island Sound swim for Cancer research. I have been gratified by the support of family and friends who last year contributed over $18,000 to [...]

Going, Going, Gone!

Champion Auctioneer Jason Lamoreaux does it all, from cattle calls to charity balls.    By NANCY BETTER   The Greenwich Hyatt Regency ballroom is buzzing as Jason Lamoreaux, clad in a conservative navy suit and yellow tie, struts across the stage.  “Raise your paddle if you want to find a cure!” he cries.  “Who will give [...]

Graduation Style

By DEBRA OSHEA  Congratulations!!!  Your pride and joy is a graduate!!!  All of their graduation milestones are of course, important, but some ceremonies, due to formality, length, or venue require extra care, in deciding what to wear. There are definite dont's, and they all begin with with adverb "too."  Anything too bright, too short, too low cut, [...]

Dennis Hewitt President & CEO of Omnicom Capital, Breast Cancer Alliance Supporter

By MICHELE GRAHAM   Throughout his career Dennis Hewitt has focused on numbers. As the President and CEO of Greenwich-headquartered Omnicom Capital Inc., a subsidiary of global advertising and communications giant Omnicom Group, Dennis works with millions of dollars and currencies across the world. But there is one number that he also focuses on these [...]

Kia Heavey Author Profile

By NANCY BETTER   Kia Heavey never set out to write a popular psychological thriller -- or a torrid romance novel, or a science fiction fantasy.  As a full-time Greenwich working mother with two young children, she hardly expected her late-night hobby to find a devoted audience. Yet after self-publishing her first two books – [...]