Sightings: Brazil, Shangri La and Kempisnki in New York

New York was the place for three swanky events filled with travel advisors. JG Black Book of Travel celebrated the cuisine of southern Brazil at the Maison Relais & Châteaux, Shangri-La had a client appreciation dinner at Daniel and Kempinski hosted VIPs at the Metropolitan Room.

 

At Maison Relais & Châteaux, Bill Fischer of Fischer Travel, Nicolas Peluffo of Brazil’s Ponta dos Ganchos Resort and Jason Miller, president of The Accomplished Traveler

 

Also at Maison Relais & Châteaux: Jena Gardner and Vanessa Giovannelli, JG Black Book of Travel; Altour’s Sheila Tucker and Joyce Horowitz; and Allisson Griesedieck of JG Black Book of Travel

 

At Daniel: Sheila Yellin, president of Courtyard Travel; Ignacio Maza, executive vice president of Signature Travel Network; and Brian Windle, vice president of sales and marketing, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts

 

Celebrating with shangri-la was Anne Morgan Scully, president, of McCabe World Travel. She’s pictured with (at left) Wolfgang Krueger, general manager, Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo, and Michael Cottan, vice president and general manager, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore

 

 

At the Kempinski event: Jennifer Wilson-Buttigieg of Valerie Wilson Travel and Gianni van Daalen, president of Kempinski Hotels Europe

 

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