Armani, Christiane Amanpour, Claudio Bisogniero, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Elle Magazine, Giorgio Armani, Heather Podesta, Hilda Solis, Italian Ambassador, Jennifer Hing, Juleanna Glover, Julianna Smoot, Louis Vuitton, Norah O’Donnell, Robbie Myers, Roberta Armani, Sheila Johnson, Shelia Johnson, Susan Rice, Valerie Jarrett, Villa Firenze, Washington, Women in D.C. Power List
Wednesday’s glittering dinner at the home of new Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero was one of those classic win-win-win nights: Lots of promotion served in an elegant setting by one of Washington’s A-list diplomats.
Roberta Armani and Italian ambassador Claudio Bisogniero at Elle magazine’s “Women in D.C. Power List” dinner at the Italian embassy on Wednesday. (Alfredo Flores )
Embassies are the most sought-after venues to throw a D.C. party, but you need connections: In 2010, Elle magazine teamed up with luxury brand Louis Vuitton for its first “Women in D.C. Power List” event held at the French embassy. For Wednesday’s dinner, the magazine partnered with Armani, which landed them a spot at Villa Firenze, the Italian residence. See how it’s done?