buildOn Dinner

BuildOn Bay Area Dinner

In a festive burst, BuldOn’s annual Bay Area Dinner at the Westin St. Francis commenced with a hero’s welcome of arriving guests by the program’s delightful student volunteers. Student members charmed guests throughout the cocktail hour by sharing, tete-a-tete, their part in BuildOn’s global good works. Charismatic CEO and founder Jim Ziolowkowski later brought dinner…

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Destination: Epiphany

Once again, Joie de Vivre Hotels lived up to its name by setting the latest jewel in their hotel-crown, with The Epiphany. The joyride to hospitality started by boarding a lux-bus complete with air-conditioning and flat screen TV’s, which departed from  the Hotel Vitale in San Francisco, until it reached its final terminal of inspiration. The eight-story…

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San Francisco’s 2014 Art Market

Art lovers and collectors clad in fabulous fashion flocked to Art Market San Francisco’s Benefit Preview Reception on Thursday evening at Fort Mason to benefit the de Young and Legion of Honor. Throughout the stunning maze of galleries from across the continent, bright-eyed Gallerinas and Art Dealers were all too delighted to share their eclectic collections with…

Big Bang Gala

Big Bang: Theory of Philanthropy

The menagerie out front of the Academy of Sciences’ Big Bang Gala, like the aquarium world within, was a veritable seascape— jazz music bubbled up over the entryway and glittering fashionistas glided over a sea blue carpet as brightly festooned sea urchin dancers welcomed guests into the Academy to experience an evening of tasty cocktails…