Model Adriana Lima was spotted Monday dining at Makoto sharing bottles of sake with friends including New England Patriots party boy Rob Gronkowski.
Reggaeton recording artist and actor Don Omar was spotted Monday night at the Mondrian South Beach.
Pitbull and his production team were seen Thursday preparing for The Bad Man Tour at Palmeiras Beach Club at Grove Isle along with Prince Royce and Farruko. After having lunch with Voli Vodka shots, an always animated Pitbull posed for pictures with starstruck fans.
Washington Wizards player Alan Anderson was seen with a friend Wednesday at Meat Market.
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David Caruso had dinner a deux Wednesday at The Forge.
This year’s Discovery Channel Shark Week kicks off with science from University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science shark researcher Neil Hammerschlag and collaborators in the Bahamas. The show, airing at 8 p.m. Sunday, is called Tiger Beach and will follow Hammerschlag and colleagues as they study tiger sharks. “I am proud to be involved in a show that focuses on the science and conservation of these magnificent predators,” said Hammerschlag, a research assistant professor at the UM Rosenstiel School and UM Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy. “Many shark populations throughout the world are in decline primarily from overfishing. Understanding the behaviors of these animals is needed to implement effective protection.” But wait, that’s not all! Hammerschlag will also be featured on Nat Geo Wild’s fourth annual SharkFest with an episode on hammerheads airing also on Sunday at 9 p.m.
Congrats to Miami-based 2C Creative, which won eight awards in the 2016 PromaxBDA Promotion, Marketing and Design Awards competition in NYC: seven for North America and a first-ever Global Excellence award. These wins — two Gold, five Silver and a Bronze — span multiple categories. Among the shows for which they won: Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown; Science Channel’s Are We Alone?; and HBO’s Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao. “To take home eight coveted PromaxBDA Awards amid such fierce competition is especially gratifying,” said Chris Sloan, 2C’s founder and chief creative officer. “Every honor is a testament to the talent shared by the 2C team and our fantastic partners. I couldn’t be prouder!”
Cheers to another winner: Miami Beach bar Sweet Liberty Drinks & Company and its owner, John Lermayer, were named Top 4 Finalists for the prestigious Tales of the Cocktail 10th Annual Spirited Awards. Sweet Liberty is one of four finalists for Best New American Cocktail Bar, and Lermayer is one of four finalists for American Bartender of the Year. Winners will be announced in New Orleans on July 23.