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Issue #227
Spring 2010

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Cover Story

Ivanka Trump

From teenage pinup to grown-up mogul, Ivanka Trump is a chip off The Donald.



Profiles

Antoine Arnault: Company Man

By Liliane-Carol Benoit

Hanging with ScarJo, Kanye, and the rest of Hollywood’s royalty, he may seem like LVMH’s dashing prince-in-waiting. But in Antoine Arnault’s own mind, he’s simply guarding the castle.

Geoff Green: Green Giant

By Janis Raisen

Whether he turned left or right, Geoff Green was destined to end up sailing the Arctic.

Dylan Lauren: Candy Girl

By Maxine Tayar

Her father made Polo a household name. Now Dylan Lauren wants to do the same for her specialty sweets.

Craig Cohon: To Russia with Cirque

By Marc Weisblott

After shepherding the world’s number one soft drink company through Europe, Craig Cohon’s taken on the challenge of bringing the Big Top back to Red Square.

Janet Crown: Endless Summer

By N.C. Maisak

She started an exercise craze, hangs out with celebs, and comes from one of the Windy City’s most illustrious families, but businesswoman and mother Janet Crown remains all about the kids.

Samantha Rudin: New York State of Mind

By Maxine Tayar

Whether she’s helping plan a high-rise, or just strolling through the city her family helped shape, Samantha Rudin loves where she lives.

Suzanne Rogers: Hello World!

By Elisa Birnbaum

By launching Suzanne Rogers Presents, the fashionista is merging her passion for couture with a deep devotion to children to stage the most-buzzed about event of the season.

Aerin Lauder Q&A

UpFront

  • Bono makes "Appeal"
  • Spirite alive post-Games
  • Colbert supports skaters
  • Gold rush
  • Google makes $2 million donation to popular website
  • Family sells home for charity
  • Billion-dollar Boone bonanza
  • President praises corporate giving
  • Secret donation society
  • WoW avatar helps Make-a-Wish
  • Water worries
  • Going...going...gone
  • We Are the World for Haiti
  • PGA players tee up for fellow golfers
  • Fore! Virginia school
  • Run, Katie, run
  • World's fastest...designer?

Events

  • BMW Art Car
  • amfAR New York Gala
  • New Yorker feted in Palm Beach
  • The Art of Craftsmanship Revisited: New York
  • NASDAQ hosts “for life”
  • Generosity at Chelsea Piers
  • $20 million raised at FIDF Gala dinner
  • Renaissance Gala at Mar-a-Lago
  • Charity cocktail event honoring UNICEF
  • Black & White Ball raises $1.1 million
  • Royal Rajasthan Gala
  • Benefit for hospital
  • Reese fights for women

The Index

Philanthropy Next

Generation, X, Y, or whichever new moniker is currently being attached to today’s crop of young leaders, cannot capture the feelings of excitement that surround their every move.

From former first daughter Chelsea Clinton, who has eschewed celebrity for a more cerebral existence, to James Murdoch who seems poised to take control of the ubiquitous News Corp., to Virgin heir Sam Branson, who has taken his father’s passion for the environment to heart and travelled to experience its devastation, change is in the air.