Founder of Luxarity, senior executive in the fashion industry for 20 years and a believer in the magic combination of fashion, luxury and charity. She held regional management positions with many of the leading global brands including Apple, Prada, Gucci and Louis Vuitton. She is currently SVP for a leading Luxury Company based in Asia. Cristina studied at Harvard and Stanford and is a lecturer at global conferences and universities about business, corporate communication, fashion and technology. She is a yoga and meditation teacher and vividly involved in several Hong Kong and European charities, dedicated to make a positive impact on the world.
Denise Ho is one of Hong Kong’s premier fashion stylists and a great supporter for sustainable and eco-friendly fashion in the city. A graduate from Rhode Island School of Design, Denise spent more than a decade working in the fashion industry from New York to London before returning back to her home city of Hong Kong. Other than styling celebrities, fashion campaigns and editorials for major fashion magazines, Denise is also working with Redress to promote fashion sustainability.
Coral Puig is the founder of The Love Comes in Hong Kong. The Love Comes encourages and assists corporations and entrepreneurs in using social marketing differentiation strategies and breakthrough creative communication tools to nurture, develop and grow business by doing good. The Love Comes was founded in Barcelona in 2007 and is a successful international initiative of a group of senior professionals and experts in the fields of advertising, communication, marketing and distribution.
Creativeworks Group Limited has been providing digital marketing solutions to companies and organizations since 2005. Creativeworks specializes in creating digital marketing campaigns on social media platforms with various digital media like website, mobile apps and interactive installations. Creativeworks focuses on enhancing user experience to help clients to reach their target customers more precisely and get a better emotional engagement from them. Creativeworks has been working with many MNCs and popular brands and currently has branches in Hong Kong, Barcelona and mainland China.
Dimsum & Thensome
Dimsum & thensome is the ultimate online resource for living a fun and fabulous life in Hong Kong, and around Asia. Through inspiring editorial emails, unique lifestyle events and a comprehensive list of recommended places, products and services, the site provides readers with access to aspects of the city they were unaware of and sheds new light on their old favorites. Dimsum & thensome is a "must read" for those who are new to Hong Kong and a trusted resource even for the locals, with it’s accurate, actionable information, detailed, dishy descriptions and savvy secrets. Since its launch in December 2006, Dimsumandthensome.com.hk has enjoyed unprecedented acclaim and popularity with HK ex- pats, locals and visitors and made strategic alliances with many of Hong Kong’s most coveted luxury brands.
The Total Image with Edith Chan is the realization of the stylists' total image make-over concept. A progressive and contemporary stylist and image consultant, with a strong foundation of hair design artistry, Edith has been trained with an eye to see and understand colour, style for personality, lifestyle and physical features to enhance true beauty. Though her professional experiences and living in major fashion capitals, she has built a strong sensibility of the significant trends in the fashion and beauty industry. The launch of her new creative concept brings her individually tailored talents to the next level.
HKUST Connect is a community engagement initiative of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology that aims to increase the civic awareness of its students through developing sustainable partnerships with community organizations, educational institutions, and corporations. Students are encouraged to connect meaningful service opportunities with what they learn during their university experience. The HKUST Connect Student Civic Fellowship program places student fellows in a variety of local NGOs and enterprises to support social service or corporate social responsibility projects that address real needs in the community. Luxarity will support these fellows so they can utilize their talents and passion to make a difference!
Founded in 2001 by Hong Kong-based Austrian Christian Rhomberg and his wife Maria, KEE is a private members club embracing the exclusive salon culture, which incorporates convivial fine dining and an international nightclub as well as unique lifestyle and cultural events. Discreetly located at Number 32 Wellington Street in the heart of Central Hong Kong, KEE is a sanctuary where members, their international guests and visiting celebrities can gather to eat, meet, do business, party, or just be. KEE recreates the atmosphere of a luxurious European residence while showcasing some of the finest art and design from around the world and offering a diverse selection of international entertainment including avant garde film screenings, international uber-dj’s and some of the most interesting social and cultural events in Hong Kong. KEE is renowned for its outstanding cuisine – with a full Chinese menu presented at lunchtime and a contemporary European menu available in the evening. Capitalising on its success and experience in Hong Kong, KEE opened a second club in Shanghai in September 2008, which shares its 796 Hua Hai Road address with the luxury brand Richemont’s Shanghai headquarters and the flagship showrooms Alfred Dunhill and Vacheron Constantin and has already become the city’s ultimate temple de luxe. For further details, visit keeclub.com
Paul Niel, adventurer and social entrepreneur. He believes in the power of giving back to the community. Having spent more then a decade working in finance for JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs in New York, London and Hong Kong he uses now expeditions and adventures around the world to promote and help grassroots charities in particular in Hong Kong, Nepal and Kenya.