Board of Trustees

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Joseph Cinque

Chairman & CEO AAHS New York
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Emma Cinque

President AAHS New York
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Rita Cosby

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist TV & Radio Host New York
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Uzma Sarfraz

Honorary Trustee Middle East & GCC
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Dean Carras

President / CEO Restaurant Programs of America President AAHS Insurance Sector Worldwide
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Brandon Dawson

Founder/CEO 10 X Worldwide

HONORARY TRUSTEES

ARMAND ASSANTE
Actor/Director/Producer
New York, NY

HEINZ BECK
Three-Michelin Starred Chef Worldwide

DAVID BOULEY
Restaurateur, Executive Chef
Worldwide

DAVID BURKE
Restaurateur, Celebrity Chef Worldwide

VICTOR CLAVELL
Area Vice President 
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co.
Asia-Pacific

JERRY COLANGELO
Sports Executive
New York, NY

BERNARD DE VILLÉLE
General Manager
The Ritz Carlton Bahrain, Manama

MARY GOSTELOW
President Owner/Editor Gostelow Report
London, UK

CHRISTIAN HASSING
Vice President Area at Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
New York, NY

KARLHEINZ HAUSER
Celebrity Chef
German

HEINZ HORRMANN
Editor in Chief, Die Welt
Berlin, Germany

ENZIO INDIANI
General Manager
Hotel Principle di Savoia
Milan, Italy

BERNARD LACKNER
CEO, Fisher Island Club
Miami, FL

MARK LETTENBICHLER
Regional Vice President Area General Manager The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co.
Tokyo

BERND LEMBCKE
EVP/Managing Director
The Mar-a-Lago Club
Palm Beach, FL

ENRICO MAMBELLI
President M Partners Inc.
Milan, Italy

EDWARD MADY
General Manager,
The Beverly Hills Hotel / USA Regional Director Dorchester Collection
Beverely Hills, CA

HENRY MEER
Chef/Entrepreneur
New York, NY

ONNO POORTIER
Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO
NOW Travel Advisory 
Worldwide

PHIL SUAREZ
President
Suarez Restaurant Group
New York, NY

GEORGE  VENIZELOS
Executive Vice President
Red Apple Group
New York, NY

JEAN-GEORGES VONGERICHTEN
Restaurateur/Michelin-starred Chef
Worldwide

DAVID WINFIELD
MLB Hall of Famer

HEINZ WINKLER
Restaurateur/Michelin Chef
Residenz Heinz Winkler
Aschau, Germany

TRUSTEES

VITTORIO ASSANTE
Restaurateur
Da Umberto Restaurant
New York, NY

TOMACZEK BEDNAREK
Cinestage Media Group
Bishop Lyons Entertainment
New York, NY

EMANUEL BERGER
President of the Advisory Board
EHL Group
Lausanne Switzerland

STEVEN BOGGS
Directory of Global
Guest Relations
The Beverly Hills Hotel

SALVADOR BRIMAN
International Trustee – Mexico

SARA BRIMAN
International Trustee – Mexico

KATERYNA BROOKE
International Trustee – New Jersey

DEAN CARRAS
President
AAHS Insurance Sector

JOSEPH CIOLLI
Restaurateur/Entrepreneur
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria

ROBERT DIPILLA, DDS
Aesthetic and Rejuvenation Dentistry,
Birmingham, MI

JAY GORSIA
CEO & Architect
Gorsia Design
Worldwide

STEVEN G. HUGHES
AAHS International Trustee
New York

TED JOHNSON
AAHS International Trustee
Greater New York

JHONG UNK KIM
CEO | Grand Master
Professor, International
USA | Korea

RICHARD S. KENDALL
Founder/CEO of FEHSF
New York, NY

DR. SRGJAN KERIM
Former President of 62nd Session
United Nations General Assembly
New York, NY

VLADIMIR KRALJEVIC
AAHS International Trustee- Croatia

MICHAEL KRAUS, DDS
Cosmetic & Restorative Dentistry
New York, NY

JOSEPH LAPADULA
Automotive Events Coordinator
Martino Auto Concepts
Glen Cove, New York

HOWARD LORBER
Chairman, Douglas Elliman LLC
New York, NY

TONY LO BIANCO
Actor/Director/Producer
New York, NY

FRANCISCO LOZANO
Global Strategic Financier
WorldWide

WILSON LU
Founder
Amerasia Capital
Washington, DC

RICHARD W.J.,LIU
International Trustee
CHINA

CHRISTOPHER MACCHIO
International Trustee
New York Tenors
NY

MIRJANA MIRJANIC 
President of QBS
New York, NY

FINTAN O’DOHERTY
GM Sultan Hotel &
Residences Jakarta
Jakarta, Indonesia

HIMANSHU B. PATEL
Founder & CEO
Triton Solar
Worldwide

JOSEPH PATTI
International Trustee
California

NICHOLAS PERRICONE M.D. 
Global Leader In Anti-Aging
Worldwide

RONALD PRIMAS M.D.
Medical Director
TravelMD.com
New York, NY

MICHEL REY
International Trustee
Zurich, Switzerland

DAVID SARNER
AAHS International Trustee
Singapore

DAVID SCHUTZENHOFER
GM Trump National Golf Club
Bedminster, NJ

MARVIN SCOTT
Emmy Award Winning Journalist
New York, NY

JAMES SLEVIN 
1st District Vice President
Intl. Association of Fire Fighters
New York, NY

SAMUEL SHATKIN M.D. 
Aesthetic Association Center
Plastic Surgery & Skincare
Buffalo, NY

TODD SHATKIN DDS
Aesthetic Association Center
Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry
Buffalo, NY

PETER W. TISCHMANN PhD
Former GM,
Ciragan Palace
AAHS International Trustee

CHRISTOPHER TRUCILLO
NJ Chief of Police Transit

EDWIN A. YOUNG
NYPD Assistant Chief-Ret.

ERIC TIMBERMAN
U.S.Marshal Chief Deputy-Ret.
New York, NY

TRUSTEE ADVISORS

JOHN J. BRUNO JR.
Counselor
Law Bruno & Ferraro
Rutherford, NJ

ANDREW LANGSAM
Intellectual Property Attorney
New York, NY

LLOYD LEVENSON
CEO, Cooper Levenson
New Jersey

STUART PERRY
General Counsel to AAHS
New York, NY

GILL WACHSTOCK
International Trustee
New York, NY