CHIVAS Partners with Bremont Watches for the ̵ ...
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This year’s Chivas ‘Made for Gentlemen’ collaboration celebrates the craftsmanship and style of the ultimate male accessory – the mechanical watch. Award-winning British watch company Bremont has partnered with Chivas to design the latest Chivas 12 ‘Made for Gentlemen’ limited edition gift tin. To celebrate the occasion Chivas and Bremont hosted an elegant dinner where the elegant watch and design was introduced along the culinary delights, Chivas tastings and plenty of Chivas cocktails.
The collaboration between Chivas Regal and Bremont highlights the similarities between the two luxury British icon brands, both of which were inspired by brothers and have gone on to become global successes, admired throughout the world for their quality, craftsmanship and timeless style.READ MORE
ABSOLUT ELYX Launches Casa Elyx at Art Basel Miami ...
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Absolut Elyx – the first single-estate, luxury vodka – will exclusively create a private pop-up club, Casa Elyx during Art Basel’s Miami Beach show this year. Inspired by the effervescent creativity arising out of Latin America, and Miami’s position as a connection point between the northern and southern hemisphere, Casa Elyx will showcase the most exciting artists, curators and projects that have emerged over the past year. Absolut is the official sponsor of Art Basel.READ MORE
It’s a sad statistical fact: The holidays, from Christmas to New Year’s, are a treacherous time when it comes to our health. “There’s a spike in heart attacks and other cardiac issues,” says Dr. John Young, a physician specializing in the treatment of chronic illnesses through biochemical, physiological and nutraceutical technologies, and the author of “Beyond Treatment: Discover how to build a cellular foundation to achieve optimal health,” www.YoungHealth.com
“The incidence of pneumonia cases spikes – in both cold and warm climates. And deaths from natural causes spike. In fact, more people die of natural causes on Christmas Day than any other day of the year!”READ MORE
CÎROC and Sean “Diddy” Combs “Step Into The Circle ...
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With Times Square set to become the center of New Year’s Eve celebrations in a few weeks, the time seems fitting for the makers of CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka and Sean “Diddy” Combs to “Step Into The Circle,” and take over the Crossroads of the World. The Times Square Takeover was the perfect backdrop for the introduction of CÎROC’s the new promotional spot focusing on toasting to special holidays and memorable moments. The positioning of this campaign is an evolution from the widely popular “Luck Be a Lady” commercial. It highlights the importance of celebrating life achievements with those closest to you.READ MORE
Latin Grammys Celebrate with BUCHANAN’S
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Last week, top Latin entertainers and musicians gathered in Las Vegas to celebrate the 15th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards. Scotch whisky Buchanan’s was the official spirits sponsor of the iconic event. To celebrate Latino talent the brand toasted nominees, presenters and performers with El Cantante, the official cocktail created by Moses Laboy, exclusively for the Latin GRAMMYs.
Prior to the Awards ceremony, artists including Carlos Vives and Chiqui Delgado, among others, visited the Gifting Lounge and enjoyed cocktails and their own engraved rocks glass.READ MORE
EA SPORTS FIFA Increasing the Popularity of Soccer ...
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2014 was a big year for soccer in the USA. The inspired performance of the US Mens National Team at the World Cup erupted an unprecedented level of soccer fandom and with escalating MLS playoff excitement, soccer is once again captivating Americans. It was also a big year for EA SPORTS FIFA in the USA, with the country emerging as the #2 best-selling territory for FIFA 14. To highlight the relationship between the best-selling videogame franchise and soccer in the USA, EA SPORTS created an infographic featuring findings from a recent consumer research study and new in-game telemetry statistics.Some notable findings include:- EA SPORTS FIFA is increasing the popularity of soccer in the USA - a new study conducted by Rich Luker of “Luker on Trends – ESPN Sports Poll” reveals for the first time the positive correlation between the game and interest in the sport:o 34% of EA SPORTS FIFA gamers became pro soccer fans after playing the videogameo 50% of EA SPORTS FIFA gamers are more interested in pro soccer after playing the videogame- Americans are playing EA SPORTS FIFA a loto 95% of Americans who play soccer videogames, play EA SPORTS FIFAo USA was the #2 best-selling territory for FIFA 14o In one year, Americans:§ Played 293M matches§ Spent 3.1B minutes playing the game§ Scored 637M goals- There’s also significant growth in engagement with Major League Soccero There was a 112% increase in the number of people playing with an MLS Club in FIFA 15 vs. FIFA 14READ MORE
10 Ways to Cut Costs While Having a Truly Joyful H ...
You know “stuff” isn’t what makes the holiday season truly fulfilling. Yet each year, despite your best intentions, you end up shopping too much, rushing too much, stressing too much…and savoring the moment too little. Here, financial adviser Donna Skeels Cygan offers 10 suggestions to help you maximize your joy by making small, deliberate changes in the way you spend (or don’t spend) your money this holiday season:
Set a budget for gift-giving. By the time we reach adulthood, Cygan says, most of us have learned that giving and receiving unneeded gifts is an enormous waste of money. (“Many clients have told me they do well all year and then lose control during the holidays because of gift-buying expectations,” she shares.) Consider the following cost-cutting strategies:READ MORE
Baker’s Bourbon is the ideal spirit to warm up those chilly days. Made by Beam Suntory and aged for seven years in new oak barrels, it’s a silky smooth bourbon with warm vanilla and caramel overtones and a sweet yet smooth finish, reminiscent of cognac. Although best enjoyed in a snifter over ice, it can also make for tasty mixed drinks. With the holiday season upon us we bring you creative cocktails for your Holiday Celebrations.READ MORE
PARK CITY Mountain Resort Begins New Era
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Park City Mountain Resort begins an exciting new era, under new ownership, with the new 2014-15 winter season which just opened. Three lifts will serve six runs, two terrain parks and a jump line. PayDay Chairlift will service beginner and intermediate terrain; with additional beginner terrain available via First Time Lift; while 3 Kings Lift will provide access to a jib set-up in lower 3 Kings park, beginner park in upper First Time, and a jump line on Quicksilver.READ MORE
Are you familiar with this holly-but-not-so-jolly cycle? As the holidays approach, you promise yourself that this year you won’t get caught up in a frenzy of overspending. You know that piles of gifts do little to enhance your family’s seasonal joy—and you definitely don’t want a debt hangover that carries into January. And yet, every year, your resolve disappears under a mountain of shopping bags and wrapping paper.
You can’t seem to stop yourself from adding one more person to the list…agonizing over finding gifts at the “right” price point so recipients won’t think you’re cheap…charging “just” one more gift for each kid so that the pile under the tree will be big enough…and so on.READ MORE
It’s hard to imagine, but it was only six years ago when Google introduced Android to the world. By creating an open platform Android has become the most popular mobile operating platform. Nowadays there are over a billion devices in the world and growing by the millions every day. This month, Lollipop 5.0, the latest and most advanced platform is unleashed to the masses. We at HOMBRE had the privilege of being first to test the platform and the latest devices. In the coming days and weeks we’ll be bringing you individualized reviews. Launching this month, right in time for the holidays, is the Nexus 9 tablet (Nov. 3) and Nexus 6 smartphone (Nov. 12). Also available on Lollipop are the Nexus Player and Android Wear.READ MORE
PETROSSIAN Celebrates 30th Anniversary With Tasty ...
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Petrossian, the premier name in Caviar is celebrating 30 years in America. To toast the occasion we joined Messr. Alexandre Petrossian for a sumptuous afternoon of caviar, champagne, vodka and cocktails. The tasting included a full range of decadent delights, newly created treats, single-servings of caviar, and exciting innovations designed to prolong the brand’s legacy and take it beyond its long established success.READ MORE