RAND Luxury hosted its fourth and final ultra-exclusive private brunch in the Hamptons showcasing the latest in Italian motor artistry from legendary car makers and main event sponsors Ferrari and Maserati of Long Island, a division of The Experience Auto Group. The event, which took place Saturday, August 6th, 2016 from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, also featured an exclusive luxury showcase of fine time pieces, private aviation, tourism, electronics, fashion, jewelry, home furnishings and more. Previous RAND Luxury brunches this season include the Bentley Motors brunch in Connecticut, and the Rolls-Royce and Aston Martin brunches in the Hamptons.
The event’s official media sponsor was Beach magazine, a division of Modern Luxury magazine. The private Bridgehampton residence where the event was held was also showcased by one of Corcoran’s star real estate agents, Gary DePersia. The Estate at 280 Highland Terrace in Bridgehampton where the event was held, built by Farrell Building Company, is available for acquisition for $18.495 Million.
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Notable attendees included: Bradford Rand, Gary DePersia, Margo Manhattan, Jean Shafiroff, Andrew Flach, Julie Hayek, Bonnie Comley, Nicole Noonan, Steven Knobel, Jenny Welton, Natalie Merkle, Ralph John, Jennifer Tammaro, Lorena Sarria and Charlotte Caldwell.
Hors d’oeuvres, signature cocktails, fine wine and cigars were offered to guests throughout the mid-day soiree. During the event, guests were also able to participate in a silent auction, with a portion of the proceeds going to the Patient Airlift Services. Auction highlights included: a getaway to a private villa in southern Italy, a Silver Oak wine experience, a VIP package to new Broadway show Hamilton and an In-home dinner prepared by the Executive Chef from Rao’s.
Guests had the opportunity to test drive the latest Ferrari-Maserati models throughout the course of the event, including the 2016 Ferrari California. There was also a luxury showcase featuring sponsoring brands; LG Electronics, Jet Aviation, Chateau Saint-Maur, D’Angelico New York, Drettmann Yachts, Kube by Thomas & Darden, Govberg Jewelers/WatchuWant, Antigua and Barbuda, HeliNY Helicopter Flight Service Inc., Honest Tea, Blatt Billiards, The Islands of the Bahamas, Natuzzi Italia Harmony Maker, Palm Bay International, Saratoga Spring Water, Telluride, Puku, Turks & Caicos Islands and Bucco Couture.