Walter DUrso With Gary DePersia And Bradford Rand

RAND Luxury hosted its second ultra-exclusive private brunch of the season showcasing the latest marques from legendary car maker and main event sponsor Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, a division of Manhattan Motorcars. The event also featured goods from a variety of luxury brands including private aviation, timepieces, spirits, tourism, fashion, yachting & accessories and home decor.

The event’s official media sponsor was AVENUE on the Beach. The private Hamptons residence, where the event was held is currently listed for $5.995 million by official real estate sponsor Gary DePersia of Corcoran Real Estate. Tours of the residence were offered throughout the day.

Notable attendees included: Bradford Rand, Randi Schatz, Gary DePersia, Ramona Singer, April Malloy, Craig Rivera.

Rolls Royce

Hors d’oeuvres, champagne, scotch & spirits were served throughout the day. During the event, guests were also able to participate in a silent auction, with a portion of the proceeds going to the American Heart Association. Auction highlights included: a Bruce Springsteen guitar, a getaway to a private villa in Bali, a getaway to a private villa in Tuscany on the Italian Countryside, a Las Vegas vacation package, a Canadian resort getaway, a night out with New York Rangers captain mark Messier, a Silver Oak wine experience and a VIP package to new Broadway show Hamilton.

Guests had the opportunity to test drive the latest Rolls-Royce models throughout the course of the event. There was also a luxury showcase featuring sponsoring brands; Chateau Saint-Maur, Condado Vanderbilt, Louis XIII, Don Q, Drettmann Yachts, Hamptons Cigar Manufactory & Museum, LG Electronics, Government of Turks & Caicos, Honda Aircraft Company, Jet Aviation, Palm Bay Int’l Wines, St. Barths / Saint-Barthelemy Tourism, Saratoga Spring Water, Sekas International, Maison Lautrec, Honest Tea, Bucco Couture and Tiret Watches.


RAND Luxury is an international event-production company founded by entrepreneur Bradford Rand that caters to the world’s finest and most unique brands. Based in Manhattan, the RAND team has produced over 1,100 events since 1993. Events include “The Luxury Technology Show," in New York & Los Angeles, "The Luxury Lounge" during The Sundance Film Festival and the Toronto Film Festival which showcase brands during exclusive film receptions to producers, directors, celebrities, film investors, directors and VIP guests, “The Hamptons Brunch Series” takes place on $6 to $20+ million dollar estates featuring driving experiences from Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Maserati, Lamborghini & Aston Martin. RAND Luxury has also produced unveiling events for such brands as Rolls-Royce, SONY, Bugatti, Hasselblad, Giorgio Armani, Leica, Lexus, Aston Martin, LG Electronics, Bentley and more. Other notable shows and charity fundraisers the team has produced include The Luxury Review, Go Green Expo, The Red Cross Ball and City Harvest. The team also produces the Fashion Career Expo, a professional hiring event for the industry since 2003 that is sponsored by WWD / Women’s Wear Daily. Bradford Rand’s other conferences include The Cyber Security Summit & TECHEXPO Top Secret.

For more information, visit: www.RANDLuxury.com


A 40-year history as Manhattan's original society magazine, AVENUE has undoubtedly earned the affection and respect of New York's elite. Published monthly, we cover people of influence in NY who have achieved success in a variety of ways – philanthropy, art, fashion, business, real estate etc. We also follow are readers with additional distribution in the Hamptons over the summer and South Florida in the winter. We maximize our exposure with an extended digital reach. Each week we send out a newsletter covering the latest news from charity events to restaurant openings and monthly AVENUE’s digital issue is sent to a database of CEO’s and CFO’s in Latin America, international real estate brokers in Latin America, Europe, Australia, Asia, South Africa, Canada and the Caribbean. AVENUE readers are the wealthiest residents in the country; readers average an annual net worth reach of $19.8M, 76% own additional real estate and recorded spending in the last 12 months of $124,200 on fine jewelry, $21,600 on shoes and $78,500 on Designer/Couturiers. A recent addition to its New York coverage, the magazine now also covers the Hampton's all summer long with Avenue on the Beach and follows the paths of its readers to Palm Beach and Miami, Florida throughout winter months. 

 Photos By: Lenny Stucker