Danish brand ECCO presented a limited line of shoes made from the brand’s innovative material – ECCO SHINEBRIGHT leather. The new ECCO collection is made of leather with microparticles of glass – it reflects bright light, like an animal’s eyes flashing in the dark! Katerina Osadchaya, Leonila Guz, Olga Harlan, Alexander Pedan, Alexandra Kucherenko, and others had the chance to enjoy this new collection in a special “dark room”.
A grand opening of New German Films took place at Kiev Kino on 18 October. This fest is organised by Goethe-Institut Ukraine together with Arthouse Traffic thanks to ProCredit Bank Ukraine. “Transit” by Christian Petzold was presented at the opening. Even if you didn’t make it you too can enjoy German films until 24 October!
Twenty-four beauties competed, but on 24 September, it was Leonila Guz of the Kherson region who took the title “most beautiful” along with the crown in Kyiv at the Miss Ukraine International 2018 beauty pageant showcased on 1+1. In fact, the crown initially went to Veronica Didusenko, who was stripped of it once judges learned she was married. Guz will represent Ukraine this year at the Miss World in China in
December – good luck!
Kyiv’s international business community celebrated the start of the weekend on 6 October at Fandom. There were delicious desserts, a bountiful bar menu and an inspired interior with The Big Meet. Will you hit up the next Big event?
The Women’s Executives Leadership Development Initiative (WELDI) by the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine unites over 400 high-level managers – successful, goal-oriented, and modern female leaders. The sunny morning of 5 October started with an inspiring WELDI Business Breakfast at Gurama, featuring Yaryna Klyuchkovska, an expert in strategic and crisis communications. An interesting and dynamic discussion was set around the role of communication in building your personal reputation and the reputation of your company. John D. Rockefeller, an American oil magnate and philanthropist, was first person to hire a PR specialist. One hundred years later, Klyuchkovska talked about how far the communication industry has come since then.