Nasir Kassamali

Friday, April 13th, 2012

Nasir Kassamali, along with his wife Nargis, is the creator of Luminaire, a design store that specializes in lighting, furniture and home accessories. Luminaire’s first showroom opened in North Miami Beach in 1974 as a 500 square-foot kiosk, which grew into a 4,500 square-foot space in two years. Trailblazers of design, the Kassamalis idea is to bring the best designs from around the world to the American public; and as such, many major projects tap Nasir’s talent as a design consultant.

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Stanlee Gatti

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

We first introduced readers to Stanlee Gatti for our inaugural issue in January 2009, but he has been such a staple of high-society events in San Francisco that he needed little introduction. He is the premier event designer in town. His resume is chockfull of […]

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Ken Paige

Sunday, January 15th, 2012

On a list dominated by tech titans and venture capitalists, Paige can read like a breath of fresh air. His eye for beauty translates into various categories, including art, design, and fashion. He is a well-known philanthropist, art collector, and CEO of Paige Glass Co., […]

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Brad Korzen and Kelly Wearstler

Friday, January 13th, 2012

He’s the founder of Kor Realty Group and responsible for commercial investment properties including the Viceroy Palm Springs and Viceroy Santa Monica. His wife, Kelly, is a famous designer with a haute, self-named boutique on Melrose Avenue. She can also be credited with the award-winning interiors of her husband’s hotels and has appeared as a judge on Bravo’s Top Design.

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