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We’re proud to be new members of Soho House New York! Who’s coming with us?



Soho House was founded in London in 1995 as a home from home for people working in creative fields. A converted warehouse in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District with 44 bedrooms of varying sizes, Drawing Room, Club Bar, Library, Pantry Bar, Restaurant, 44- seat Screening Room, Rooftop with Swimming Pool and Cowshed spa. Founded in London in 1995 as a private members’ club for people in the creative industries, Soho House & Co has since opened clubs across Europe, North America and Asia, as well as restaurants, cinemas, workspaces, spas and bedrooms.



The 44 bedrooms are unique in design, ranging from 250 to 950 sq ft. Each features comfortable beds with Egyptian cotton sheets and walk-in rainforest showers. Small, Medium and Big rooms include freestanding tubs and sitting areas. Hotel guests have access to the club’s bars, restaurant, Cowshed spa, 44-seat screening room and rooftop pool.


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Family Office Networks

We are honored attending Family Office Networks (FOC) events & being afforded opportunities to meet cutting edge companies CEO’s & teams as well as other accredited investors. We are looking forward to developing  new exciting opportunities for our network together with FOC’s  Founder / CEO Andrew Schneider, Cofounder / Managing Director Steven Saltzstein and their Director of Luxury Brands, Charlotte Merello.

IDI Group/Family Office Networks Cocktail & Conversation Event

Left: Sturgus Adams, CCO Geenee
Middle: Michael Jacobson, President Madison Avenue Agency
Right: Sandro Christen, CEO Geenne

At this Family Office Networks event, The IDI Group hosted a select group of family offices at an invitation-only cocktail reception. They presented a firm update as well as an overview of one of IDI’s exciting portfolio companies, GEENNE

Geenee is changing the way affluent consumers brand engage with their customers using mobile image recognition and augmented reality technology. As a trusted partner for brands such as Warner Brothers, Miller Life, Unity and JCDecaux, Geenne has achieved significant traction. The Company’s technology is patented, test and launched in the media e-commerce, advertising, and retail industries. Geenee would be a logical acquisition target for strategic buyers and related industries.

Family Office Networks and their unique business concept has been around for centuries, allowing us to perfect wealth management and financial management for extremely wealthy individuals worldwide. The present-day Family Office Networks was first incorporated in the 19th century and includes some of the most renown financial service providers in the industry, like J.P Morgan. Interestingly, J.P Morgan was first started as a single-family office under the House of Morgan. Because of the success rate of the Family Office Networks, the Rockefellers established their own family office in 1982, which is still in business to this very day. The main objective of the family offices is to maintain and protect families that have large fortunes, trusts, and successful family-owned businesses. In addition, we offer our members effective and efficient ways to manage family fortunes through specific financial investments and charitable donations, while ensuring confidentiality, risk management consolidation, and transparency. Family Office Networks offer two types of family offices for our members, a Single Family Office (SFO) and a Multi-Family Office (MFO).
Family Office Networks hosts many networking events throughout the year through our local associations, including mixers, symposiums, cocktail receptions, polo, golf outings, poker tournaments, conferences, luncheons, cigar parties, fashion shows, caviar tastings, yacht parties, and more. In these intimate settings, families feel comfortable sharing ideas and expanding their network while giving back to the community.
Ultimately, family offices rely on their longevity through ensuring wealth preservation. The difficulty of securing market returns in recent years has led to some tension in this respect. Furthermore, during generational transitions, family office structures can be tested, often to the point of destruction, as the next generation presses for different goals and objectives to manage the family’s wealth. Family Office Networks is dedicated to offering substantial families access to stellar investment opportunities in areas such as real estate, venture capital, private equity, and hedge funds.
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6th Annual St. Barth Hamptons – Join 600+ Hamptonites For The Biggest Hampton Gala Of The Summer, Bridgehampton — Saturday, July 22nd


‣ Luxury Sponsorship Opportunity for The Hamptons
‣ Celebrity Branding and Photo Opportunity
‣ Connect with High Net-Worth and High-Income Guests
‣ On-site Pop-up, Social Media, Media Placement

2368 Montauk Hwy, Bridgehampton,

July 22, 2017


Christie Brinkley


Social Life Magazine And St. Barth Tourism


Spend an unforgettable evening at the 6th annual St. Barth Hamptons. Set among the lush green fields of Bridgehampton, in an elegant white tent, beneath a starlit sky, this exclusive event evokes the old world glamour and romance, of the ultimate luxury destination…St. Barth. From one season to the next, this glittering soirée is the pinnacle of the summer’s social calendar, an event sought after by sophisticated Manhattanites and the most discerning Hamptons-goers. St. Barth Hamptons promises an exquisite evening of glamour, gourmet tastings, and crystal glasses overflowing with champagne. Bask in the company of a carefully curated crowd, surrounded by the most elegant brands. St. Barth Ha
mptons… Join us.


St Barth Hamptons production professionals are experts in producing and managing opulent, highprofile events. and are experienced in managing celebrities and the media.

The setting is luxury. Ideal for high-profile events that prominently showcase your brand.

Professional production and management of your on-site activation, as well as pre-season
configuration of events and brand activation production.

A carefully curated guest list of affluent & influential clientele.

Customized design and décor for on-site activations, such as permanent installations, soft furnishings,
displays, lighting, etc.

Staffing; including hosts, bartenders, wait staff, valet parking, door check-in, and security — all
professionally trained to accommodate elite clientele. Opportunity for branded staff apparel.

All bar set-up, tables, linens, staff and food by top caterer.

Opportunity for customized on-site brand activations for the sponsor; such as signage, named
specialty cocktails, multimedia, gift bags, and a pop-up store.

Photography done by Wire Image to capture the event and provide photos to press outlets.

Creation and design of invitations, press releases, step-and-repeats, and other promotional material.

Press and media outreach via two publicity firms retained by St Barth Hamptons.

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Mike Jacobson


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Common Threadz Fundraising Gala Raises $35,000 – At Essex County Country Club, NJ – 10/8/16


On October 8, 2016, Common Threadz hosted a Fund Raiser for the who’s who in Real Estate and over 100 congregated to support fund raising efforts for the Children of Tanzania at the prestigious Essex County Country Club. This Club was founded in May 1887, and is the oldest club in the State of NJ, and the 6th oldest in the country. The night was a huge success for this worthy charity raising $35,000 to support the building of a new school for the children scheduled in 2018.






Ravi Reddy, the Executive Director of Common Threadz hosted the evening, and talked about his own father who was illiterate until his teens, came to the United Stated and received a PHD from Michigan State University a few years later. His love and importance of education was passed onto Ravi, and many of his other family members, and how education plays an important role in living a productive and successful life, hence Common Threadz was born in 2005.



Evening Highlights included: Key Note Speeches: Ravi Reddy, Executive Director; Educator Dr. Donna Gunn, The Founder of Africa Promise Village. Ms. Gunn told us all the story of how she visited with other retired teachers Tanzania and was exposed to the children’s misfortunes, and poverty stating, “some never ever washed their face as they had no water, and eat 1/3 of a cup of grain a day, and maybe a glass of milk 3 times a week”; Former NFL Full Back and Philanthropist Tony Richardson attended in support, and noted as their newest board member, Robert McCloud, The McCloud Group captivated us all with his hear felt support, and was instrumental securing the Essex County Country Club as venue host, and brought in many supporting contributors. While all up on stage, they encouraged many to donate what ever they can, and awarded a balloon for a $1,000 donation. A mom went up first with her two daughters who were Girl Scouts, and instead of keeping the money they earned from selling cookies the two girls graciously donated each together $500 for a total $1,000 and received the first balloon. This paved the way for many more to jump up on stage in support donating $1,000 for their very own balloon. Madison Avenue Agency, with the support of Renovation Angel, the leading luxury kitchen renovation company brought in renowned photographer, Griffin Shapiro who exhibited and sold several frame photographs works with partial proceeds going to the charity. Billy Fazio, Mortgage Loan Originator NMLS #330460 at HomeBridge Financial Services bought the first photograph of the evening, and also contributed to the worthy cause. These works included at the beach in Montauk, and captivating Manhattan skylines, and awarding Dr. Gunn a Manhattan skyline framed work to bring back home, and last, but certainly not least Country Music sensation, KR WOOD kept us all musically entertained singing and walking the room with violinist support. If this was not enough, there was an open bar, appetizers, carving, salad and pasta stations for all to enjoy.








Photographer: Barker Keith

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NY Fashion Week Kicks Off September 7th – 14th

Nolcha Shows

Minan Wong Fall/Winter 2016

Minan Wong Fall/Winter 2016

New York Fashion Week is here. The 6’ foot models are ready to strut their best stuff for household name designers, such as Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Rodarte and the hottest independent designers down the catwalks, as hundreds congregate at each show to catch a glimpse of the hottest new Fashion trends, and attend the fun after party galas.

We are thrilled the Nolcha Shows are being held during New York Fashion Week, for independent fashion designers to showcase their collections to a global audience of press, retailers, stylists and industry influencers. Over the past seven years the Nolcha Shows have become established as a platform of discovery; promoting cutting edge innovative fashion designers through runway shows and exhibitions.

Photo Credit: Nolcha Fashion Week

Photo Credit: Nolcha Fashion Week

Photo Credit: Nolcha Fashion Week

Photo Credit: Nolcha Fashion Week

During Fashion week Nolcha will be showcasing designers: Acid NYC, Alice Yim New York, Cashmere Song, Jody Bell, Just in Case, Kendra Ookami, House of Nwocha, Larglinda Liazi, Lu Yang by Yang Lu, Minan Wong, Nikistavia, Nokomis, NY School of Design, Olivia B, Rohitava Banerjee, Samantha Liebowitz and Syu Syu Han.

A model walks the runway at Nolcha Shows During New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016 Collections NYFW - Intrepid By Aoc at Pier 59 on September 13, 2015 in New York City.

A model walks the runway at Nolcha Shows During New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016 Collections NYFW – Intrepid By Aoc at Pier 59 on September 13, 2015 in New York City.

A model walks the runway at Nolcha Shows During New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016 Collections NYFW - Intrepid By Aoc at Pier 59 on September 13, 2015 in New York City.

A model walks the runway at Nolcha Shows During New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016 Collections NYFW – Intrepid By Aoc at Pier 59 on September 13, 2015 in New York City.

Photo Credit: Nolcha Fashion Week

Photo Credit: Nolcha Fashion Week

The Nolcha Shows have built an acclaimed reputation as a hot incubator of new fashion design talent and are officially listed by New York City Economic Development Corporation; offering a range of cost effective options to increase independent fashion designers recognition and develop their business. The successful showcase consistently receives positive media coverage including features in Forbes, Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, New York Times, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, NBC and Inc. and supported by brands including smartwater, Rusk, Vitamin Water, American Airlines, Don Q Rums and Landrover.

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Join Common Threadz, A Non-Profit And Support South Africa’s Orphans & Vulnerable Children – For A Gala Evening Fundraiser, October 8, 2016 – Essex County Country Club, NJ

Since 2008, CommonThreadz a non-profit has been helping orphans, and vulnerable children developing nations to reach their full potential through the empowerment of the children, their Caretakers and local grass root community organizations that support them.



On October 8, 2016, from 7pm – 10pm. Join 125+ of the who’s who in Real Estate, and related industries, including attorney’s, luxury, finance and entrepreneurs who are congregating to raise funds for this worthy charity. The host venue is the prestigious Essex County Country Club, Founded in May 1887, and is the oldest club in the state of New Jersey and the 6th oldest in the country.



We are excited to announce former NFL Tony Richardson as our newest Board member!



Special Photographer Exhibit

Griffin Shapiro, a New York City influenced photographer, will be exhibiting and selling his works with portion going to Common Threadz Charity during the evening. Some of his works on exhibit include: Surfer, Manhattan Skyline and Freedom Tower. Signed prints, and framed photographs will be available ranging from $30 to $200 each, (25% going to Charity).




The evening highlights include:

3 Course Fine Dining
Wine Bar

Key Note Speakers
Special Entertainment: KR WOOD

For Information:

Michael Jacobson
Or (917) 992-2525

$200 per
(50% tax deductible)
(100% tax deductible)

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Hamptons Summer Charity Event – August 27th (Southampton) To Benefit the Jed Foundation Hosted by Poker Legend, Beth Shak Leventhal with Social Life Magazine, Publisher Justin Mitchell



When Madison Avenue was approached by Social Life Magazine to support this worthy charity, and bring our clients to this exclusive Charity Event we simply replied, “All In.”

On August 27th from 6pm to 9pm 125 Select VIP guests will congregate for an evening of Poker, Libations, Hors d’oeurvres, and sit back in the Organic Prosecco Lounge, in between watching or playing a hand, provided by Super Model Christie Brinkley Bellissimo.





The Jed Foundation is such a worthy charity, as their mission, which all should support is to protect the emotional health and prevent suicide amongst teens and young adults.

JED partners with high schools and colleges to strengthen their mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programming and systems. They equip teens and young adults with the skills and support to grow into healthy and thriving young adults.

We are proud to lend all our support.

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Tickets and Sponsorships

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5th Annual St. Barth Hamptons Gala – July 23rd Host: Super Model, Christie Brinkley And Co Hosts: Social Life Magazine And St. Barth Tourism

Madison Avenue is thrilled to be part of the biggest and best party of the summer in the Hamptons.


Over 800+ Hamptonites will congregate on Saturday, July 23rd from 6pm to 10pm to celebrate with Social Life Magazine and St. Barth Tourism unleashing the latest issue of Social Life featuring event Host, Super Model Extraordinaire Christie Brinkley on cover.

The activities include open bar from 6pm to 10pm, traditional Starbucks coffee, passed Hors d’oeuvres, lounge seating, networking with high net-worth individuals, sponsor branding, and much more.








Upon entering you will be greeted by Madison Avenue model brand ambassadors and a fleet of the most luxurious exotic cars for rent or via chauffeur.

Tickets are limited with general admission for $100 and VIP ticket $150 please visit The event locale is in Bridgehampton at the Museum located at 2368 Montauk Highway under the stars and in luxury tents.

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Manhattan Rooftop Cinema Club At Yotel Hotel Summer, 2016


The days of the outdoor drive-in movie are back and this summer in Manhattan seeing a movie outdoors, caressed by warm breezes and sipping an alcoholic beverages is now possible. London’s Roof Top Cinema Club are the guru’s of this experience, and are pleased to exclusively announce the second year of local summer programming.

For the second year in a row, the movie screening will be held on the terrace of midtown’s ultra chic YOTEL, the largest outdoor hotel terrace in NYC this summer. This is truly the perfect locale with great views of the setting sun and foodie inspired restaurant Green Fig and the upcoming Social Drink and Food. Their series commenced May 3 with the immortal Hollywood romance Casablanca and runs through September.


Doors open at 6pm each night. You have drinks, wait until the sun sets (generally around 8pm) and then settle into the movie with your own High quality earphones, comfortable seating, and an impeccable line-up of cult classics under a starlit summer sky… all this might make you forget you’re on a terrace smack-dab in the middle of one of the busiest neighborhoods in New York City!


Admission tickets are available through Time Out NY and priced at $30 (plus a $3 booking fee), which includes a 187ml bottle of Moet & Chandon and a bag of buttered popcorn — everything that makes a date night true perfection!

May titles include (expect more announcements in the coming weeks). The selections are terrific, ranging from die-hard cult classics (Blade Runner, Taxi Driver, The Big Lebowski), last year’s Oscar contenders (Room, The Big Short, Straight Outta Compton) and some of the most fun rom-coms ever made (Clueless, Dirty Dancing, Manhattan.) Click on each of the handy below links to buy tickets via Time Out New York. Sorry most of May is sold out but there are openings in June and July, so book fast before it’s sold out.

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A Carefree Lifestyle


Yes, we know we’ve all been there. You’re ready to book your next vacation and want to impress your significant other. But here is the question: I want something really special?

Good news – there is a solution. Carefree Lifestyle, a luxury lifestyle rental services company with its headquarters in Miami Beach and two other big city locations (Beverly Hills and New York) delivers unique and unmatched travel experiences for their affluent customers. This can include renting out exotic cars, marvelous yachts, and luxurious villas and condos with premium amenities, such as your very own chef during your stay.


Carefree Lifestyle understands its customers and tries to provide the best service for them, offering a delightful and glamorous travel experience. The clients are offered a vast array of service packages, including the destination, accommodation, and transportation you want to take for your exotic getaway. When renting with Carefree Lifestyle, vacationers have options of beach villas, exquisite mansions, modern luxury condos, and architecturally designed homes in locations worldwide.


Their loyal customers are political and influential public figures, entertainers, athletes, and vacationers who all want to bring their vacation fantasies into reality. Anthony Marotta, a founder of Carefree Lifestyle, believes that every vacationer has the privilege to have a hassle-free, stress-free vacation, where the traveler is in a complete state of relaxation and enjoyment. Carefree Lifestyle also has satellite offices in The Hamptons and Las Vegas.


So stop admiring the other guy/gal zooming down the road in an exotic car. Let your next night out on the town or vacation be luxurious, unique and special through Carefree Lifestyle.

For more information, please visit:

New York
555 West 53th Street, New York, NY
Toll-Free: (866) 589-8796
Call: (212) 774-5999

Beverly Hills
8929 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Toll-Free: 1866-589-8796
Call: (310) 289-7791

Miami Office
1031 5th Street, Miami Beach, FL
Toll-Free: 1866-589-8796
Call: (305) 534-3531

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