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Bruno Jamais 5th Anniversary Celebration

Cyrille Margarit, Katherine Rothman, Bruno Jamais, Metro Wine CEO Patrick Baughier.

On November 6,  Bruno Jamais and Katherine M.  Rothman, CEO of KMR Communications, Inc hosted the 5th Anniversary Celebration of Bruno Jamais Restaurant Club at 24 East 81st Street. The evening featured hors d'oeuvres and  champagne and wine courtesy of Champagne Paul Goerg and MetroWine respectively. The event was attended by hundreds of media, dignitaries, socialites, and event planners. The restaurant was transformed into an art gallery for the evening featuring the works of famed French Artist Cyrille Margarit. All guests had the opportunity to enter a raffle featuring five luxury prizes including a $25,000 necklace courtesy of Suz Andreasen Couture, a $5,000 gift certificate Bradford Rowley Portraits, David Yurman Cufflinks, a Cole Haan handbag, and a case of Chateau Guillaume Red Wine courtesy of Bruno Jamais Restaurant. $1,600 was raised through the raffle and 100% of all proceeds will benefit the charity All guests left with goody bags from Parisian skincare company Sothys.

VIPs who enjoyed the party included: Czech Republic Trade Commissioner Thomas Hart, Court TV Hollywood Heat reporter Lynne White, Fox Five chief meteorologist Nick Gregory, Arthur Backal, CEO of Backal Hospitality Group, socialites Annabel Vartanian and Kristian Laliberte, music impresario Charles Huggins, La Goulue Restaurant's general manager Steven Jauffrineau and his wife Maiwenn, Jay Friedlander, founder of Carbon NYC, and Chic TV reporter Marlie Hall.

Jay Friedlander, Bruno Jamais, Arthur Backal.

Czech Republic Trade Commissioner Thomas Hart, Katherine Rothman.

Olivier Bernasconi, Lisa Cohen.

Bruno Jamais, Maiwenn and Steven Jauffrineau.

Lynne White, Nick Gregory.

Katherine Rothman, Marlie Hall.

Kristian Laliberte and Annabel Vartanian.

Cyrille Margarit's artwork was displayed at the event.

Photos: Gregory Partanio/Manhattan
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