Hosted the Annual Ferrari & Maserati of Long Island
Charity Brunch at Private Bridgehampton Estate
August 18th, 2018
Home of Maria & Kenneth Fishel and Family
Kenneth Fishel, Maria Fishel, Bradford Rand, Marion Waxman, Dr. Samuel Waxman
(Photo Credit: Rob Rich/SocietyAllure.com)
RAND Luxury, Inc. produced another successful private charity brunch in collaboration with Ferrari and Maserati of Long Island. The exclusive, invitation-only brunch took place at the Bridgehampton estate of Kenneth and Maria Fishel and benefitted The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation which is dedicated to finding cures for cancer.
Notable attendees included: Bradford Rand, Michael Strahan, Dr. Samuel Waxman, Marion Waxman, Kenneth Fishel, Maria Fishel, Bradley Fishel, Pantone Founder Lawrence (Larry) Herbert, Lisa Herbert, Andrea Fornarola Hunsberger, Will Hunsberger, Missy Brody, Rajid Chaudhri, Payal Chaudhri, Liz Kwon, Justin Estill, Tracy Marzova, Diane Supinsky, Jeffrey Supinksy, Julie Pignataro, Andrea Catsimatides, Pranay Parmar, Steven Knobel, Nicole Noonan, Christopher Gravagna and Sofia Gravagna
Annually, the luxury, invitation-only Hamptons brunch showcases the latest models from Ferrari and Maserati of Long Island which included the 2018 Ferrari Portofino and the 2018 Maserati Quattroporte GranLusso. As guests arrived they eagerly awaited their personalized test drives of the all-new 2018 models. The Icon A5 light sport aircraft was among the endless rows of luxury cars on display which provided guests the perfect photo opportunities during the brunch. Guests also browsed exclusive luxury brands and experiences including home electronics & décor, private aviation, tourism opportunities, fashion and more.
Throughout the course of the event, guests had the opportunity to vote for their favorite car model to receive this year’s Best in Show People’s Choice Award. The winners from each participating brand were the custom painted 2016 Maserati Grand Turismo MC owned by Pranay Parmar and the 2015 Ferrari 458 owned by Jeffrey Supinsky.
Additional fine objects and experiences were bid upon in exclusive silent and live auctions in support of The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation. During the spirited bidding war facilitated by auctioneer Howard Schwartz, CEO Kenneth Fishel of Renaissance Properties matched a $6,500 bid, and raised double, for a Rao’s VIP dinner. The top-tier experiences available for bidding also included a getaway to private villages in Bali for eight days and seven nights, five-star getaway to wine country and a private South Italy villa vacation for a group of 16.
The brunch buffet provided by Lessing’s Hospitality Group served exceptional cuisines and refreshments. Guests were greeted at the entrance to the concours with Bronco Wine featuring Bivio Italia’s Prosecco DOC Slim. The bar line up included sponsors such as fine Rose’ from Malene Wines, The Macallan, Mule 2.0, Peroni, Boxed Water, HINT and Saratoga Water.
Sponsors included: Ferrari Maserati of Long Island, Hamptons Magazine, SmartFlower Solar, Cayman Islands, Cohiba Cigars, Gigi B. Couture UVO Luxury, Compass Realty / The Breitenbach Team, Golf Pro Delivered, Godiva Belgium, ICON Aircraft, Jamaica Tourism, JetAviation, Kube by Thomas & Darden, Laviano, Le Blanc Spa Resort, Lucas Sams, North Shore Gates, Prêt-à-Fleur, Resorts World Bimini Bahamas. SI Yachts and truMedic.
About RAND LUXURY:
RAND Luxury is an international event-production company founded by entrepreneur Bradford Rand that caters to the world’s finest and most unique brands. Based in Manhattan, the RAND team has produced over 1,100 events since 1993. Events include “The Luxury Technology Show," in New York & Los Angeles, "The Luxury Lounge" during The Sundance Film Festival and the Toronto Film Festival which showcase brands during exclusive film receptions to producers, directors, celebrities, film investors, directors and VIP guests, “The Hamptons Brunch Series” takes place on $6 to $20+ million dollar estates featuring driving experiences from Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Maserati, Lamborghini & Aston Martin. RAND Luxury has also produced unveiling events for such brands as Rolls-Royce, SONY, Bugatti, Hasselblad, Giorgio Armani, Leica, Lexus, Aston Martin, LG Electronics, Bentley and more. Other notable shows and charity fundraisers the team has produced include The Luxury Review, Go Green Expo, The Red Cross Ball and City Harvest. The team also produces the Fashion Career Expo, a professional hiring event for the industry since 2003 that is sponsored by WWD / Women’s Wear Daily. Bradford Rand’s other conferences include The Cyber Security Summit & TECHEXPO Top Secret.