Salvatore Ferragamo co-hosted this years Mid Winter Gala in San Francisco, with Trevor Traina, Vanessa Getty, Kathryn Lasater, and Allison Speer. Guests included Marissa Mayer, Jonathan Ive, Dita von Teese, Balthazar Getty, Camilla Belle, Jessica Hart, Derek Blasberg, John Gidding, Lauren Remington Platt, Liz Goldwyn, Libby Leffler, Douglas Friedman, David Sacks, Jacqueline Sacks, Devon Aoki, Gary Friedman, among others.
Over 400 San Francisco Symphony patronsâ€™ enjoyed breathtaking views of the Bay at the Americaâ€™s Cup Pavilionâ€™s exclusive â€˜Club 72'. Guests mixed and mingled with talk of the Symphonyâ€™s upcoming Opening Night Gala. On hand to share his excitement about the Symphonyâ€™s new season was Mayor Ed Lee who addressed the crowd and even confirmed his attendance at the gala on September 3, 2013.
Supporters of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Symphony recently gathered together for a joint membership party for all four young professionals organizations. Membership in one of the arts groups was required in order to gain access to the event at the Julia Morgan Ballroom. William Hill Estate Winery and La Marca Prosecco provided complimentary beverages. DJ beats filled the ballroom as patrons feasted on a generous spread provided by Credo. The festive event was thrown by Event Chairs Vadim Nebuchin (ArtPoint), S B Hadley Wilson (BRAVO! CLUB), Wilson Yan (ENCORE!), Anjelika Koulebakina and Valerie Bantner Peo (Symphonix), as well as Presidents Barclay Rogers, Rebecca Miller, Jane Burkhard, and Julie Yarbrough. Guests were also able to purchase tickets to the 2013 San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco Opera, and San Francisco Symphony Opening Night Galas. It's going to be an exciting cultural season!
Symphonix recently hosted their Summer Membership Event at Redford. The bar, which has been attracting San Francisco trend-setters upon opening just a short time ago, with its whole-heartedly American vibe, served as the perfect compliment to the "Americana Affair." Guests sipped wine from William Hill or La Marca Prosecco bubbles and enjoyed horsdâ€™oeuvres provided by Redford. While complimentary for Symphonix members, all who attended had the opportunity to join and be part of the San Francisco Symphonyâ€™s young professional league. The 200+ attendees were treated to another amazing Symphonix event thrown by Event Chairs Liz Curtis and Christopher Lee along with Symphonix President Ye-Hui.