On Wednesday, October 22nd, Roger Vivier Creative Director Bruno Frisoni was joined by New Yorkers For Children host committee Marisa Brown, Dayssi Olarte de Kanavos, Zani Gugelmann, Julie Macklowe, Maggie Rizer, Rachel Roy, Susan Shin and Ashley McDermott for an evening of cocktails and shopping in the Roger Vivier Madison Avenue boutique. NYFC supporters, including Andre Leon Talley, Anne and Mario Grauso, Danielle Ganek, Helen Schifter, Alina Cho, John Dempsey, Nancy Jarecki, Andrew Saffir, Daniel Benedict, Eric Chan, Heather Schatz, and new NYFC Board Member Kevin Liles attended to thank Roger Vivier for their generous Platinum sponsorship of the Fall Gala. In addition, Roger Vivier pledged 10% of sales from the week to the 6th Annual New Yorkers For Children Wrap to Rap holiday gift wrapping event.
Following the cocktail reception, Board Member Ashley McDermott and her husband Jeff hosted an intimate dinner at their home, which showcases an impressive collection of modern art. In addition, several vintage Roger Vivier pieces were on display throughout the home. The evening was a wonderful way to honor Mr. Frisoni for his talent as well as his generosity.