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"We like to champion the city. It’s a city that’s on the rise as we all know and...we want to be one of the standard bearers of that growing tide."

Aaron Pierce &
Craig Arthur Von Schroeder
Owners and Designers, Commonwealth Proper

Simon Doonan
Creative Ambassador-At-Large, Barneys New York

Simon is a best-selling author whose book Beautiful People was turned into the BBC hit comedy of the same name. Along with his pioneer creative work at Barneys New York, he is a contributing writer for The New York Observer.