Recap Of Platform Magazine Launch Party
NEW YORK — On Saturday night, August 16, 2014, hundreds of Fashionistas, Socialites, Media and Industry professionals joined Dr. Judy Staveley, Founder and CEO of The Platform Magazine and her team, the Dreams in Heels Public Relations team, and What’s the Buzz NY? for The Platform Magazine’s exclusive New York City Launch Party red carpet event . The event was hosted by Olga Maria Czarkowski, Founder and CEO of Dreams in Heels PR, entrepreneur, Brand Specialist, Philanthropist, and the August Cover girl of the magazine, who has experience in reporting, writing, and modeling, and is also the winner of the MasterCard and Latina Magazine, “The Next Generation Latina” Crystal award.
The event took place at one of the hottest New York City venues, Inc. Lounge at the Times Hotel, located at 224 West 49th street between Broadway and 8th avenue, NY, NY 10019, and it was full of Entertainment, Fashion and Philanthropy. Guests sipped on sponsored Birthday Cake Wines while listening to the hottest music played by DJ Jarret A. The Master of Ceremonies, Bob Paff, was charismatic and funny, winning the crowd. The red carpet was graced with the likes of the US Open Team, Celebrity guestAdrian Menendez-Maceiras, Miss Latina International, Lorena Arbelaez, Mrs. Texas International, Whitney Montgomery, Supermodel Vanessa Carolina Rodriguez and much more who flew in from all over the United States to be a part of this unforgettable night.
The night didn’t end there. Seventeen year old phenomenal Singer-songwriter Sydni Alexander sang not only one of her smash hits, but three, including a lovely rendition of Beyoncé’s “Halo.” Hot Pop Princess Brielle also amazed the guests with her hits, including the mega hit “Avalanche” while her dancers got the crowd going and on their feet.
Up and coming designers, Ferret Campos Designs and Mariely Pratts Designs showcased their fabulous creations from their recent collections with help from the beautiful models and the backstage glam squad, Makeup artists Rosanna Andrade, Ximena Samuelian, and Hairstylist Helen Bardner. The highlight of the night was Cover Girl Olga Maria Czarkowski closing the runway modeling one of Campos’s exquisite designs, with hair and makeup by International Hair Studio NY. Guests also won amazing prizes on raffles. It was truly a night no one would forget.
The night wouldn’t have been possible without the graciousness of the sponsors, Peter Staveley of Southwest Airlines, Beauty World Monthly, Roberto Chaires and Julio Cesar Gallegos of International Hair Studio NY, Leslie Gerson of Arbonne, Swirlgear, Go Lo Foods, Shear Dream Salon, Mike Cadotte of MidAtlantic Photography Group, Bella Moda Studio, Cera Sport Drinks, Kevin J Wade, Glimmer Gear, Rea Wilke, Irina Zlatkina, Sweat Pink Ambassadors, and V. Agency, Inc.
Article photo provided by Charles Worthen