Pulling back the curtain

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On June 26th, Jane Lauder and Kevin Warsh, with Emil and Jody Henry, held a reception at a private club to celebrate Madeleine Henry’s debut novel Breathe In, Cash Out.  This well-reviewed summer read is being called The Devil Wears Prada of Wall Street. The book has captured the attention of many senior bankers by pulling back the curtain on the grueling lives and amusing antics of junior investment bankers. Madeleine Henry worked for Governor Warsh at the Federal Reserve and then at Goldman Sachs.


Kevin Warsh and Emil Henry.
Kevin Warsh Introduces the author.

Friends from finance, government and media were on the guest list including Tom Edelman, Congressman Harold Ford, Jamie Kempner, Ian Snow, Daily and Gordon Pattee, Gary Cohn, Joan Hamburg, Arthur Zeckendorf, Craig Huff. Author Jay McInerney writes that Henry’s portrait of the “ambitious, sleep-deprived, paranoid peons of Wall Street and their tyrannical masters is brilliantly observed. This is a very stylish and entertaining debut.”


Jane Lauder, Elizabeth McCreery, Diane Van Amerongen, and Nathalie Kaplan.
Sara Ayers, Brooke Laughlin, Janine Hill, and Diane Van Amerongen
Sam and Georgia Kendall.
Peter Melhado with Joe and Mary Beth Donohue.
Olivia and John Farr.
Kevin Warsh and Jane Lauder.

John Pyne with Mary Beth and Joe Donohue.
Joe Perella and Bill Kourakos.
Jody Henry, David Alexandre, Madeleine Henry, Emil Henry, Parker Henry, and Michael Gilson.
Jennet Conant, Steve Kroft, Lee Ainslie, and Madeleine Henry.
Jennet Conant and Steve Kroft.
Janine Hill, Jeff Habib, Jessica Habbib, Piper Habbib, and Tom Hill.
Doug Band, Irene Shaw, Sandy McManus, and Mary Laughlin.
David Netto with Russell and Anne Byers.
Claudia Lebenthal, Emil Henry, and Alexandra Lebenthal.
Charlie Ayers and Michael Meehan.
Cara Dealy and Emil Henry III.
Anne Byers and Michael Peterson.
Amy and Darrell Crate.
Click to order Breath In, Cash Out.

Catch-up. A few weeks ago, the historic 92nd Street Y hosted its annual Spring Gala headlined by three-time Tony Award winner Nathan Lane and Emmy Award-winning actress Debra Messing. The event featured all facets of the institution’s diverse programming including; dance, innovation, music, food, Jewish life, renowned talks, and community building. The $4.37 million raised from 650 guests will go towards the thousands of annual cultural, education and entertainment programs produced by the organization.


Paul Rudnick, Taylor Mac, Julie White, Kristine Nielsen, and Nathan Lane.
L. to r.: Toby Milstein, Philip Milstein, and Cheryl Milstein; Stacey Mayrock and Kristina Dominic.
Lauren Muss, Michael Lorber, Andy Levine, Susan Bordeau, and Howard Lorber.
L. to r.: Ashley Taylor and Jason Rosenberg; Mark Ethan Toporek and Annette Insdorf.
L. to r.: Matthew Bronfman and Henry Timms; Sven Johanson and Punya Mon.
Harry Milstein, Philip Milstein, Meredith Milstein, and Lance Polivy.
L. to r.: Lauren Sorrel, Cheryl Milstein, and Jennifer Lipschultz; Taj Greenlee.
Carole Olshan, Stellene Volandes, Debra Messing, and Andrea Olshan.
Jody Arnhold and Phil Milstein.
Joshua Haber and Jaime Rosenstein.
Laurence Milstein, Cheryl Milstein, Toby Milstein, Phil Milstein, Meredith Misltein, and Josh Milstein.
Marc and Jennifer Lipschultz, Josh Milstein, and Rachel Kushnick.
Marnie Nussbaum, Cristina Alger, and Briony Raymond.
Greg Smith, Shane Horlowitz, James Adams, Duran Katar, Ryan Guyser, Lori Thomas, Tom Gaftan, and Amy Silva.
Barry and Lizanne Rosenstein.
Corrine Goldman, Glen Kopp, Stacey Kopp, Eleanor Heyman Propp, Jennifer Heyman Millstone, and David Millstone.
Henry Kissinger and Tom Kaplan.
Constance Littman, Sally Tannen, and Lesley Stahl.
Debra Messing and Fern Mallis.

Photographs by Richard Lewin (Breathe In, Cash Out); Aurora Rose/PMC (92nd Street Y).

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