A TASTEFUL AFFAIR

Palm Bay International teams up with Gotham magazine to benefit Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation with an elegant wine tasting and silent auction.

 

Palm Bay Intl CEO Marc Taub, Gotham publisher Dawn Dubois and SWCRF Founder & CEO Samuel Waxman, MD

 

Palm Bay International, a longtime supporter of the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF), welcomed philanthropic wine connoisseurs to the New York Public Library on April 20 for its biennial international wine tour and tasting to benefit the funded research of the SWCRF. 

Palm Bay’s media partner, Niche Media’s Gotham magazine, supported the event with a VIP reception and silent auction offering nearly 60 coveted items for bid donated by generous companies such as Lord & Taylor, Clarins, The Rainbow Room and the Langham Hotel, among others. The event was promoted with an ad in the Spring issue of Gotham, which featured House of Cards star Kevin Spacey on the cover.Palm Bay International, a longtime supporter of the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF), welcomed philanthropic wine connoisseurs to the New York Public Library on April 20 for its annual international wine tour and tasting to benefit the funded research of the SWCRF.

 Sarah Sarpolis, Kara Council and Marion Waxman

Well-heeled New Yorkers enjoyed premium wines presented by makers of 90 brands from 15 countries within Palm Bay’s impressive portfolio. Popular Harlem eateries Streetbird Rotisserie, Madiba and Settepani  served delicious bites throughout the evening.

Palm Bay International CEO Marc Taub and SWCRF Founder and CEO Samuel Waxman, MD joined Gotham publisher Dawn Dubois for welcoming remarks to the guests. Dr. Waxman’s wife Marion Waxman, who is founding co-chair of the SWCRF’s A Hamptons Happening benefit, joined Ms. Dubois to address the guests during the silent auction.

“We are grateful to Marc Taub and his team at Palm Bay International for their friendship and generous support for our work to cure cancer through research,” said Dr. Waxman. “Also, the exposure and funds provided to us by Gotham through their participation is much appreciated.”

Sandy and Marc Taub

For more information about Palm Bay International, visit www.palmbay.com.

For more information about Gotham magazine, visit www.gotham-magazine.com.