Currently residing in Manhattan and East Hampton, Harry Slatkin wouldn’t be where he is today without his sense of smell. As one of the top fragrance experts in the country, Slatkin is the founder and president of Slatkin & Co., the premier fragrance brand best known for its delectable scents and design aesthetic. The brand, which was originally launched at Saks Fifth Avenue in the early ’90s, has expanded to other luxury retailers over the years, including Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Barneys, and well-known international stores, like Harrods, as well.
Where were you born ?
How long in New york:
Upper East Side
President of Home Design Limited Brands; President of Slatkin & Co.
Best Ethnic Food:
Best place for late night dining:
The Caramel Soufflé at my house
Best Sunday brunch:
I don’t brunch.
I don’t club or lounge.
Best place for a power business meeting:
dining at the Four Seasons
All-around favorite spot in New york:
All of Manhattan
If you have out of town guests, which hotel would you recommend?
Favorite shopping venue/boutique:
Best place to buy Jewelry/Watches:
Christie’s or Sotheby’s
The Peninsula or Mario Badescu
Favorite Charity Event:
Comedy Central’s Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education
Favorite Cultural Institution:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Best Aspect of New york:
The noise and the quiet
Bistro Le Steak
The Ultimate in Pizza Inc. on 1st Avenue, Manhattan
Best Gym/Athletic Facility:
Four Seasons Hotel
Best Limousine/Driving Service:
"American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity" at the MET
Favorite historic/legendary place to see or explore:
Statue of Liberty