Luxury Round Table - November 9, 2010
 

The Luxury Education Foundation (LEF) and Columbia Business School were pleased to present the 6th Annual Luxury Round Table “New Paths to the Luxury Consumer: Social Media & More” , which took place on Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 at 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Columbia Business School in Uris Hall, Room 142, located at 3022 Broadway (at 116th Street).

This year’s event focused on “New Paths to the Luxury Consumer: Social Media & More”, with panelists:

  • PAMELA BAXTER, President & CEO of LVMH Perfumes & Cosmetics and Christian Dior Inc.
  • MICHAEL BRUNO, President & Founder, 1stDibs.com
  • EMMANUEL PERRIN, President & CEO, Cartier North America
  • HORACIO SILVA, Fashion News / Features Director, T Magazine & The New York Times

The LEF Luxury Round Table (LRT) is an annual panel discussion in which three to four industry leaders share their views on current trends and challenges facing the industry with an enthusiastic group of business and design students. The event is designed to encourage and inspire students who will become the future business and creative leaders in luxury.

The event welcomed approximately 150 students and alumni from Columbia Business School, Parsons the New School for Design, as well as esteemed industry guests. The scope of this year's discussion was particularly dynamic, and brought forth a great level of audience engagement, thanks to the invaluable insight of our wonderful panelists.

Barbara Cirkva    Ketty Maisonrouge
   Pamela Baxter and Michael Bruno
Horacio Silva    Emmanuel Perrin
Pamela Baxter

   Ketty Maisonrouge, Pamela Baxter, Michael Bruno

   Horacio Silva, Emmanuel Perrin

Student poses a question during dynamic Q&A

Emmanuel Perrin interacts with attendee at reception

Michael Bruno and Pamela Baxter    Horacio Silva mingles with students at reception

All photos are courtesy of Anthony Yim