The city’s top socialites and CEOs came together at Hampton Hills Golf & Country Club for a fun-filled day of cocktails and cigars as part of the Hamptons Golf Classic. The event, which was founded by Zev Norotsky 10 years ago, has become a Hamptons institution and one of the most sought after tickets of the summer.
This year, Haute Living joined forces with the event and Nike Golf on a commemorative hat that was given to all attendees upon arrival to help kick off a summer filled celebration of the magazine’s tenth anniversary as well. Participatns were encourage to win a BMW at a special hole-in-one challenge, try on the latest styles from Bogner Apparel, puff on the newest offerings from Nat Sherman Cigars and enjoy copious samples of Chef’s Cut Jerkey, Zico Vitamin Water, Red Bull and Pop Chips throughout the afternoon. The day would not be complete with specialty cocktails and refreshments provided by Absolut Elyx, Glenlivet, Avion, Jameson, Martell, and Perrier Jouet, for the festive fete.
Following golf, participants and spectators alike joined Hamptons restuarant Georgica for a 19th hole cocktail reception with sushi from celebrity chef Greg Grossman while DJ Adam Lipson kept everyone in the groove on the custom Red Bull DJ booth. Attendees included power players Stanley Pine and Barry Beil (Hampton Hills), Ryan Grant (Former NFL Running Back), Larry Holmes Jr., DJ Steve Powers, Kamal Hotchandani, Bruce Schoenberg (Oasis Day Spa), John Medhessian (Madame Paulette), Michael & Shereen Pollak (Hyde Park Jewels), Seth Levine and Topher Grubb (Gurneys), Dave Shulman and Antonio Fuccio (Georgica), Ross Meisel and Victor Jung (The Line Group), Claude Zdanow (Stadium Red), Jay Decker (BMW), Jonathan Kleiman (UBS), Kate Zaman and Martin DeDruille (Pernod Ricard) and Eric Fleet (Threads For Thought).