Save the Date

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The Metropolitan Club | 1 East 60th Street

Silent Auction Preview 11:30am

Luncheon & Program 12:00-2:00pm


Melissa Biggs Bradley

Founder & CEO, Indagare

Award of Excellence

Melissa Biggs Bradley

Melissa Biggs Bradley is the pioneering entrepreneur behind Indagare, an innovative digital player in the luxury travel space. At Indagare, Melissa has created a new, expertise-driven, membership-based approach to travel. Indagare offers members transformative, personalized travel experiences featuring exclusive access to carefully crafted experiences with local experts and adventures that draw on an unsurpassed depth of knowledge in the space. In the decade since its founding, Indagare has grown rapidly, and has been named to Inc.’s Fastest Growing Companies in the US and to Crain’s 50 fastest growing companies in New York.

Prior to founding Indagare, Melissa served as the travel editor at Town & Country for twelve years. During her time there, she launched the Town & Country Travel magazine. Under her leadership, the magazine was nominated for a National Magazine Award for General Excellence by the American Society of Magazine Editors.

Tickets & Tables

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Charlotte Moss


Laurie Beard, Jessica Cho, Anne Shearman, Jessica Tcherepnine


Anita Cruso


G.P. Schafer Architect, Tim Hamilton, Barbara Robinson, Guy Robinson, Barbara Tober


Veronica Bulgari, Sharon Casdin, Mary Beth Donohue, Leslie Johnson, Bridget Lower

List as of July 17, 2018.