Facetime: Adweek’s Annual Watch Awards and Some Summertime Celebrations

Agency luminaries gathered for Adweek’s second annual Watch Awards in New York, and Michael Kassan hosted the media world for a summer cocktail fete in East Hampton. Here's a look at the week's top events.


Watch Awards

From left: R/GA svp, ecd Taras Wayner, R/GA ecd Chris Northam and Adweek editorial director James Cooper attend Adweek’s Watch Awards.


Redbook September Issue

(L. to r. ) Redbook publisher, CRO Sue Katzen, Mindshare senior partner, print director Evan Spector and Redbook EIC Meredith Rollins celebrate the magazine’s September issue in N.Y. 


East Hampton Party

(L. to r.) Robin Steinberg, MediaVest evp of publishing and digital director of investment and activation; MediaVest investment president Melissa Shapiro; TBS president David Levy; and Initiative’s global managing partner of business development Leah Meranus attend MediaLink chairman Michael Kassan and his wife Ronnie’s cocktail party in East Hampton.


Popsugar’s Style Sessions

(L. to r.) Popsugar founder, EIC Lisa Sugar, Westfield’s head of contemporary art initiative Isolde Breimaier and Popsugar style director Meg Cuna attend Popsugar’s Style Sessions event in N.Y.


Fresh Dressed Screening

GQ publisher, CRO Howard Mittman and film director Sacha Jenkins attend a screening of Fresh Dressed, a documentary presented by GQ. 

This story first appeared in the Aug. 31 issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.