DuJour Magazine’s Founder and Publisher, Jason Binn, along with the owner of The Forge, Shareef Malnik, welcomed Miami Heat’s new team power forward, six-time NBA All-Star and Florida native, Amar’e Stoudemire with a VIP cocktail party and intimate dinner for their closest friends at The Forge, on Thursday September 24, 2015. Dinner was prepared for guests by The Forge’s Executive Chef, Julia Doyne. The evening also included special live performances by the cast of Project F and music by DJ Ynot.
This was not a night of pomp and circumstance but an evening with great friends. In the spirit of hospitality, a Forge tradition, Jason Binn, Shareef Malnik and his wife, actress Gabrielle Anwar, welcomed the guest of honor at the door.
All-Star Miami Heat players and local VIPs came out to celebrate this special occasion. Guests included: Amar’e Stoudemire, Alexis Stoudemire, model Karolina Kurkova and her husband Archie Drury, Mayor Philip Levine, Erik Spoelstra, Chris Bosh, Adrienne Bosh, Alonzo Mourning, DJ Irie, Gabrielle Anwar, Tui Pranich, Matthew Chevallard, Dave Grutman, Michael Capponni, Andrew Sasson, Josh McRoberts, Greg Whittington, Goran Dragic, Justise Winslow, Keith Benson, Luol Deng, John Lucas III, Briante Weber, Tre Kelley, Corey Hawkins, Eddie Lampert, State Attorney for Miami-Dade County Katherine Fernandez Rundle, DJ Khaled, Kijafa Vick, Wendell Haskins, Kamal Hotchandani Lauren Bealle, David Bealle, Carol Iacovelli, Matt Sinnreich, Sergio Alvarez, Larry Mullin, Athina Marturet and Eduardo Marturet.