Sheila Rosenblum With Lucia Hwong Gordon

Michael Travin With Ramona Singer & Melissa Kassis

Resident Magazine’s Publisher Michael Travin, Associate Publisher Melissa Kassis and Editor-In-Chief Hillary Latos hosted a Summer 2016 Cover Star Party at Southampton’s new Japanese fusion restaurant Kozu.

Resident Magazine offered its readers engaging profiles about people of influence, fashion, art and trends in Manhattan and the Hamptons. The cocktail party celebrated the July 2016 cover stars Ramona Singer and Dr. Christopher Calapai. The event featured wines from Lila Wines, sparkling wine from Rotari Trentodoc and cocktails from 50 Bleu Ultra Premium Vodka.

Zach Erdem

Notable attendees included: Hillary Latos, Ramona Singer, Melissa Kassis, Michael Travin, Zach Erdem, Leesa Rowland, Larry Wohl, Sheila Rosenblum, Lucia Hwong Gordon, Joe & Jane Pontarelli

Guests had the opportunity to mingle restauranteur Zach Erdem’s new restaurant, Kozu, while tasting delectabe hors d'oeuvres from the Japanese-Peruvian inspired kitchen. Kozu boasts Head Chef John Keller, Sous Chef George Nikolopolous, and Sushi Chef Joseph Kim. Signature dishes includes the Kozu JalapeƱo Yellowtail with Smoked Tomato Ponzu and the Summer Corn and Lobster Salad with a Corn "Pudding", Shiso, and Yuzu Dressing.

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