Nunzio Bellofatto and Melinda LaPlaca
Paul Varadian and Nancy Richard Marcie Haley and Peter Herink
AKRIS BOUTIQUE OPENING
Melvin Gouthro and Dorothy Aufiero
Francesca Rosella, Trang Spratt, and Carmen Rodriguez
Daniela Corte, Alisa Kapinos Goldberg, Abby Cushman, and Jessica Diaz
PHOTOGRAPHY BY MICHAEL BLANCHARD (AKRIS); PAUL MAROTTA/GETTY IMAGES FOR ALLIED INTEGRATED MARKETING (THE FINEST HOURS)
Swiss haute couture house Akris hosted an exclusive reception to celebrate its new Boston boutique location at 29 Newbury Street. Peter Herink, Akrisâ€™s CEO for the Americas, and Boston Common Editor-inChief Lisa Pierpont cohosted the evening. Guests enjoyed light bites and Champagne while shopping the Spring collection.
Doris Yaffe, Joni Shore, Tom Aaron, and Ali Ehlich
Casey Affleck, Chris Pine, and Craig Gillespie
THE FINEST HOURS SCREENING
A special screening was held in Boston for the made-inMassachusetts movie The Finest Hours. Director Craig Gillespie, actors Chris Pine and Casey Affleck, author Casey Sherman, and members of the US Coast Guard were all in attendance at the A-list event.
Derek Suba and Frank Staph