Etonella Christlieb & Monica Erickson Named as Honorary Chairs of Second Annual Portrait of a Woman Spring Luncheon
March 21, 2013 in Palm Beach
2013 Honorees to Be Named Later
(Palm Beach, FL – July 30, 2012) The second annual Portrait of a Woman Spring Luncheon will be held in Palm Beach on Thursday, March 21, at 11:30 a.m. “The goal of this annual charitable event is to raise much needed funds for Quantum House while honoring some incredible local ladies during Women’s History Month,” says benefit founder Renee D. Plevy, who is also a celebrated portrait artist.
STEVEN CARAS: SEE THEM DANCE
Strikes Gold at The Emmys
(West Palm Beach, FL – July 31, 2012) Last Saturday evening, July 28, with the dashing Nick Clooney as master of ceremonies, STEVEN CARAS: SEE THEM DANCE, a new public television documentary, was awarded an Emmy for Arts and Entertainment at the 48th Annual Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Awards.
PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL
Returns to South Florida, January 21-26, 2013
11 Award-Winning Poets to be Featured:
B.H. Fairchild, Terrance Hayes, Jane Hirshfield, Tony Hoagland, Laura Kasischke, Thomas Lux, Marty McConnell, Rives, Tracy K. Smith, Lisa Russ Spaar
& Special Guest Poet Billy Collins
Ninth Annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival Will Offer Eight Workshops, Craft Talks & Readings, Interview & Panel Discussion at Old School Square in Delray Beach
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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Tasman Consulting Completes U.S. Integration of
SlideShare Employee Pool
Tasman Led End to End Integration of LinkedIn-SlideShare
Oppenheimer Presenta Broadcasts Interview with Projected Winner of the Mexican Presidential Election Enrique Peña Nieto
This Sunday, July 22nd at 9pm (ET), CNN en Español’s show, Oppenheimer Presenta, hosted by journalist Andrés Oppenheimer, will broadcast a special interview with the projected winner of the Mexican presidential election, Enrique Peña Nieto. During a face-to-face dialogue from Mexico City, Peña Nieto discussed topics like his foreign policy, his reactions to situations like the Paraguay case and the Venezuelan elections in October, and his plans to carry out his proposed structural reforms even though his own party is skeptical about them.
Marilyn Swillinger is Named President of Lynn University's
Friends of the Conservatory of Music
(July 17, 2012 - Boca Raton, FL) Lynn University’s Friends of the Conservatory of Music announces Marilyn Swillinger as its president for a two-year term.
As a former teacher, Marilyn left the education field for a career in sales and marketing, mentoring and managing thousands of consultants and managers in the United States and abroad.
Since arriving in Boca Raton 10 years ago, Marilyn has been actively involved in the community and the nonprofits that serve it.
Crane’s BeachHouse Hotel & Tiki Bar Hosts 100+ Supporters of the Spady Museum at 3rd Annual JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION
Cathy Balestriere, general manager of Crane’s BeachHouse Hotel & Tiki Bar, said that more than 100 supporters of the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum attended the recent JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION at the popular, Key West-style boutique hotel in Delray Beach. The THIRD THURSDAY FUN-RAISER at Crane’s BeachHouse Hotel raised more than $6,100 to support the museum’s public offerings and programming.
The National Honey Board Joins Sno-Con Amor Founder and Raspado Expert Lauda Flores to Bring You Tasty Twists on a Classic Favorite
The Colony Hotel, Palm Beach Continues Summer Cabaret Season with Award-Winning Cabaret Star JENNIFER SHEEHAN - July 20-21 & 27-28
The Colony Hotel - which The Palm Beach Post has hailed as "probably the best place for cabaret on the planet" - continues its world class summer cabaret season with another multiple award-winning cabaret star:
July 20-21 & 27-28
Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades Names Thais Piotrowski to Board of Directors
(Lake Worth, FL – July 3, 2012) Nancy Marshall, President of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades, which champions the restoration and preservation of the greater ecosystem of Florida’s historic River of Grass, today announced that Thais Piotrowski has been named to the nonprofit organization’s Board of Directors.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Names John H. Kessler to Board of Directors
(West Palm Beach, FL – July 2, 2012) William A. Meyer, Chairman of the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, today announced that Palm Beach resident John H. Kessler has been named to the nonprofit organization’s Board of Directors. Also announced was the election of the officers for the organization.
Today at 7:00 pm (ET), CNN en Español will broadcast an interview with the projected winner of the Mexican presidential election, Enrique Peña Nieto, hosted by CNN en Español's anchor Mario Gonzalez.
Peña Nieto will reiterate his call to build a national reconciliation agreement. He will also discuss his political plans for the next five months, principally focusing on fiscal and energetic reforms.
Palm Beach Photographic Centre Hosts 600 Photo Fans at Opening Reception for INFOCUS Juried Show & PICTURE MY WORLD Exhibition
Fatima NeJame, president and chief executive officer of the world renowned Palm Beach Photographic Centre (PBPC), hosted more than 600 photo fans at the June 20 opening reception for two popular exhibitions: the INFOCUS Juried Show and the annual PICTURE MY WORLD exhibition.
Arthur R. Marshall Foundation Welcomes 125 Supporters to Summer Solstice Celebration at Cha Cha's in Palm Beach
Nancy Marshall, president of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation, which champions the restoration and preservation of the greater Everglades ecosystem, said that 125 supporters attended a reception on June 20 at Cha Cha’s Latin Fresh Kitchen & Tequila Bar in Palm Beach.
Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, is a life-long educator and an active member of her community. As Second Lady, Dr. Biden works to bring attention to the sacrifices made by military families, to highlight the importance of community colleges to America’s future, and to raise awareness around areas of particular importance to women, including breast cancer prevention. Dr. Biden also continues to teach English full- time at a community college in nearby Virginia.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Alejandro Mayorkas delivered the Oath of Allegiance to 35 candidates who became America’s newest citizens on Wednesday, June 27, during the League of United Latin American Citizens' (LULAC) National Conference at Disney's Coronado Springs Convention Center. LULAC National President Margaret Moran will deliver keynote remarks.
The following is a media alert on upcoming shows of the national syndicated radio programs Voces de Nuestro Mundo and Voices of Our World.
Voces de Nuestro Mundo (Spanish Language Program)
"I’m Addicted to the New Technology" Week of July 1st
Dependence on technology is an addiction. Although it is not as toxic as drug addiction, it involves the same tolerance, dependency, and lost of self control commonly found in drug addiction. We interviewed Dr. Mariano Choliz, author of the book “Youth’s New Addiction” about this new phenomenon that is deeply affecting young people.
The Colony Hotel, Palm Beach Continues Summer Cabaret Season with Fast Rising Young Song Sensation NICOLAS KING - July 6-7 & 13-14
The Colony Hotel - which The Palm Beach Post has hailed as "probably the best place for cabaret on the planet" - continues its world class summer cabaret season with a fast rising young song sensation who is a frequent opening act for Liza Minnelli:
July 6-7 & 13-14
Marketing Expert Margaret Wilesmith is Named to Dean's Advisory Board of FAU's Schmidt College of Medicine
Marketing Expert Margaret Wilesmith is Named
To the Dean’s Advisory Board of FAU’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
(West Palm Beach, FL – June 25, 2012) Margaret Wilesmith, President/Creative Director of Wilesmith Advertising/Design in West Palm Beach, has been named to the prestigious Dean’s Advisory Board of Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine.
Arthur R. Marshall Foundation Welcomes Five New Everglades Interns This Summer
Interns Hail from Coral Springs, Fort Myers, Stuart and Sunrise, Florida and Georgetown, Texas
(Lake Worth, FL – June 22, 2012) John Marshall, Chairman of the Board of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation & Florida Environmental Institute, Inc., which champions the restoration and preservation of the greater Everglades ecosystem, today announced that five new Everglades Interns are working this summer with the nonprofit organization.