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Affluent Magazine Oct / Nov 2009

Oct / Nov 2009

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Sail Across Narragansett Bay into the Never-Ending Legacy of The Carnegie Abbey Club

by Affluent Magazine

Sail Across Narragansett Bay into the Never-Ending Legacy of The Carnegie Abbey Club The Gilded Age defines legendary Newport, R.I., where the grandeur of opulent mansions beckons with rich history. Their stately halls echo with the footsteps of a storied past, where luxury and comfort awaited after a stroll along the lovely ocean side. So it’s only too appropriate that The Carnegie Abbey Club is located just minutes from this famed coastal community, with its rich tradition of social distinction and seafaring adventure. Built with the same lasting values as the neighboring estates, The Carnegie Abbey Club beckons as an exclusive retreat on Narragansett Bay. Read More

Go Green in the Kitchen with Scanpan

by Affluent Magazine

Go Green in the Kitchen with Scanpan Increasing amounts of people are buying organic foods, avoiding harsh chemicals in household cleaning products and opting for body and hair care that’s free of agents suspected to cause cancer.  However, not as many are aware of the environmental affects posed by some non-stick cookware, which can directly affect the food you eat every day. Read More

True Commercial Appliances for the Luxury Home Kitchen by TurboChef

by Affluent Magazine

True Commercial Appliances for the Luxury Home Kitchen by TurboChef TurboChef® high-performance gourmet ovens are designed specifically for today’s home chef. Unique in both design and technology, our signature style serves as a centerpiece in today’s high-end kitchen. From family favorites to gourmet dinners, our speedcook ovens enable you to cook fresh, delicious food up to fifteen times faster than conventional methods, with the flavor and quality endorsed by some of the world’s most well-respected chefs. Read More

Van Kirk & Sons Selected One of the Top 50 Pool Builders in the Nation, Again

by Affluent Magazine

Van Kirk & Sons Selected One of the Top 50 Pool Builders in the Nation, Again Pool & Spa News is owned by Hanley Wood LLC, the leading business-to-business media company serving the pool and spa, housing and construction industries.  This prestigious industry magazine is known for its thorough research of the movers and shakers in the pool and spa industry.  This high status publication recognizes Residential and Commercial pool builder, Van Kirk & Sons of Deerfield Beach, Florida to be one of the best in the nation. Read More

Gucci Hosts "Gucci For FFAWN Day" to Benefit Mary J. Blige's Foundation For The Advancement of Women Now

by Affluent Magazine

Gucci Hosts To benefit the Foundation For the Advancement of Women Now, Inc. (FFAWN), Gucci and Mary J. Blige celebrated September 16th as Gucci for FFAWN Day in New York.  Gucci donated 10% percent of the day’s sales from its New York 5th Avenue Flagship store to FFAWN.  Gucci toasted the evening with a private in-store cocktail party co-hosted by Mary J. Blige with guests including Alicia Keys, Estelle, Devon Aoki, Leigh Lezark, Serena Williams, Mark Ronson, Donald Trump, Russell Simmons and Lebron James.  Read More

Change the Outcome of Your Job Search: Five Steps for Executive Level Warriors

by Leslie G. Ungar

Change the Outcome of Your Job Search: Five Steps for Executive Level Warriors The thank you note came in the weekend mail. The handwritten cursive conveyed the message that this was not a bill. Once opened, the thank you note began, “as a result of our meeting, I have gotten my hair cut, a make-over, researched acrylic nails, played dress up in some clothing stores, and made your suggested changes to my resume”. A woman, like millions of others, looking for a job, wrote this note. Read More

Panel Presentations Require Respect

by Joseph Sommerville, Ph.D.

Panel Presentations Require Respect Using presentations as part of your business development is a cost effective and high impact strategy to increase your visibility and enhance your credibility within your target market.  One of the most productive applications of this strategy is presenting on an expert panel organized by a trade or professional organization.  After all, such an appearance means you’ve literally been christened an “expert.” While the opportunity is rich in potential, speaking as part of a panel presents its own set of challenges. Read More

Innovative Design Solutions by Francois & Co.

by Affluent Magazine

Innovative Design Solutions by Francois & Co. Every room in a house is a sculptural opportunity that begins with form and ends with embellishing details. François & Co. applies a great tradition of passion and artistry honed over centuries to bring design projects to life. Inspired by a legacy of travels and century-old breathtaking stonework, François & Co. goes to great lengths to create stretches of versatile and distinctive stone architectural details. Read More

Yacht Slips Continue To Slip Away At Ocean Reef

by Affluent Magazine

 Yacht Slips Continue To Slip Away At Ocean Reef Defying the recession, a mega-yacht slip has sold for a record $4 million at the prestigious Ocean Reef Club, located at the northern tip of Key Largo, Florida. This may not come as a surprise to those already familiar with the yachting, golfing and family-oriented community. Read More

Carved Stone Creations: Creating an Estate that will Endure Countless Generations

by Affluent Magazine

Carved Stone Creations: Creating an Estate that will Endure Countless Generations Dreaming of leaving a legacy that will keep your spirit alive for generations to come? Creating an estate home that captures the essence of your life does just that, and can be effectively achieved through the use of natural stone. Carved Stone Creations will help you on your journey, as the company specializes in carving personalized designs from natural stone. Selected for its commanding presence yet subtle elegance, natural stone is the ideal choice to interpret your individual project with style.  Read More
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