As an actor and producer, Rachel Blackman has a love for devising creative ways to turn chaos into art. Art, she believes, can help in the world’s yearning for what is honest and direct. Having starred in The Matrix, it’s unsurprising that Rachel is drawn to exploring human truths, notions of freedom and experiences of connection…
As the owner and managing director of Jeeves of Belgravia, New York, Jerry Pozniak is the best in the business. Just another day in the office can find him either working on a project for the Louvre, ensuring the Victoria’s Secret angels are ready to take flight or dangling 30 feet above ground in the Lincoln Center. Taking all the excitement home from work, Jerry relaxes by flying his 2-seater plane.
Owner & Managing Director, Jeeves of Belgravia, New York
Location: New York, NY
There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of being able to say that you’re the best at what you do. As the owner and managing director of Jeeves of Belgravia, New York, Jerry Pozniak is familiar with the feeling. Jeeves is the trusted destination for high end garment care.
Jerry has been called upon to work on projects for the Louvre, the Metropolitan Opera House and the Lincoln Center. His clients include no less than Vogue‘s Anna Wintour and a few angels – Victoria’s Secret angels that is. Victoria’s real secret is that each year, they host two back-to-back fashion shows in a day and Jerry, along with his team, are there to keep the angels’ wings (and knickers) immaculate and ready for the epic flight(s) down the runway.
After growing up in France, designer Maud Heline now creates her eponymous collections out of her Brooklyn Studio, where she fuses her chic French aesthetic with the no non-sense New York vibe. Time is precious for the busy designer and down time means getting back to the basics, indulging in her happy pleasures of movie nights and long Sunday brunches.