Francois-Henri Pinault, Chairman and CEO of Kering and husband of film star Salma Hayek, was honored by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) at its November 18 Gala.
“When I was young, I asked my mother what do you want me to be when I grow up?’” said HRH Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia at Lifeline New York’s Annual Benefit Luncheon at Le Cirque. “She said: ’I want you to be a good example.’” Among the 200 guests Ivana Trump, Countess LuAnn de Lesseps, Jean Shafiroff **, **Audrey Gruss, Janna Bullock, Nikki Haskell, Sharon Bush, Mona Al Nasser, Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia and former New York Governor David Paterson.
The first time I met Israel’s Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and his wife Leah, was at a November 12, 1993 reception held at the Jewish Museum, hosted by Israel’s Consul General at New York, Colette Avital which was attended by the then Who’s Who of the Jewish community. Among the guests Yitzhak Perlman and his wife Toby, Simcha Dinitz, and Shoshana Cardin.