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H H H H H PEOPLE FOR YOUR

SUMMER 2019 LITTLE BLACK BOOK By Norah Bradford

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ach summer among the throng of visitors and residents who mingle in the Hamptons are the personalities you need to meet who not only help make the Hamptons the special place it is but also bring something unique to it.

DEDE GOTTHELF

MARYANNE PARKER

OWNER OF THE SOUTHAMPTON INN

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS & SOCIAL ETIQUETTE EXPERT

Dede Gotthelf bought idyllic Southampton Inn in 1998. After the economic downturn in 2008, Dede took on the role as manager and has since transformed the inn into Southampton’s premier family-friendly, affordable, hospitality and event year-round venue. Dede is on the boards of the Southampton Historical Museum and Pianofest of the Hamptons. She generously donates the inn’s meeting and event rooms, and Claude’s Restaurant to the Southampton Animal Shelter, Children’s Orchestra Society, and Strings and Things. Dede has also supported the Southampton Cultural Center, Southampton Arts Center, local churches and synagogues, Hope for Depression Research Foundation, local media and press groups. southamptoninn.com

Maryanne Parker has been teaching the timeless practice of etiquette in the boardroom, ballroom, and classroom for nearly a decade. She is the founder of Manor of Manners, an etiquette consulting business that provides its clients with the confidence, skills, self-awareness, and knowledge that will help equip them to reach their professional and personal goals, using proven methods for easy learning. Maryanne is also a bestselling author of two No. 1 international bestselling books, The Sharpest Soft Skill (about business etiquette) and Posh Overnight (about social etiquette). Maryanne has shared her etiquette advice on more than 35 TV shows during the past 24 months, including NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, as well as being featured in several major publications. manorofmanners.com

ALLEN SALKIN

KEVIN NICHOLAS

AUTHOR & JOURNALIST

MODERN MENTALIST

Allen Salkin, along with his co-author, Aaron Short, have released their new book, The Method to the Madness: Donald Trump’s Ascent as Told by Those Who Were Hired, Fired, Inspired—and Inaugurated. Salkin and Short have written an objective, nonpartisan oral history devoid of anonymous sources. The book shows that Trump had carefully planned his bid for the presidency since he launched what many considered to be a joke candidacy in 1999. Allen Salkin was a reporter for the New York Times and the New York Post for over two decades, and he covered Donald Trump and Jared Kushner. He has reported on media and culture for Vanity Fair, the Washington Post and New York Magazine. Allen currently lives in Los Angeles. allensalkin.com

Kevin Nicholas is more than your average magician. He is known as a mentalist, a modern mentalist. Since the age of thirteen, Kevin has been developing his astounding skills. By the time he was fifteen, Kevin already was an international award-winning mentalist, and on his way to dazzling audiences around the world with his illusions. Kevin’s dedication to his craft has brought him throughout the world to perform his own brand of magic known as Modern Mentalism. Kevin’s illusions will stun and amaze even the most skeptical. One trick and you’ll be hooked on the Modern Mentalist. modernmentalist.com

Social Life

Profile for Social Life Magazine

Social Life - August 2019 - Sasha Pieterse  

Social Life Magazine is the premier luxury publication for the Hamptons, celebrating 16 years of print. This issue features Sasha Pieterse.

Social Life - August 2019 - Sasha Pieterse  

Social Life Magazine is the premier luxury publication for the Hamptons, celebrating 16 years of print. This issue features Sasha Pieterse.