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November 19, 2019


Lincoln Center News




Leonard A. Lauder, Chariman Emeritus, The Estée Lauder Companies,

Honored with Women’s Leadership Award

at the Lincoln Center Corporate Fund Fashion Gala

Evening Raised Over $2.1 Million for the Lincoln Center Corporate Fund

WHO: The Estée Lauder Companies Chairman Emeritus, Leonard A. Lauder, was honored with the Women’s Leadership Award at the Lincoln Center Corporate Fund Fashion Gala. The evening included tributes from Harper’s BAZAAR Editor-in-Chief Glenda Bailey and Tommy Hilfiger, who is also a dinner co-chair with his wife Dee. Guests included Elizabeth Hurley, Karlie Kloss, Carolyn Murphy, Hilary Rhoda, Aerin Lauder, Jane Lauder, Danielle Lauder, Fabrizio Freda, John Demsey, Jane Hertzmark Hudis, Sara Moss, Tracey T. Travis, and dinner co-chairs Christina and Robert C. Baker, Anne and Joel S. Ehrenkranz, Katherine Farley and Jerry I. Speyer, Bill Ford and Marigay McKee, Kenneth C. Griffin, Judy Glickman Lauder, Laura and Gary Lauder, Jo Carole and Ronald S. Lauder, William P. Lauder, and Lori Kanter Tritsch.

WHAT: An Evening Honoring… is an annual fundraising event for the Lincoln Center Corporate Fund, which raises crucial, unrestricted financial support for 10 resident arts organizations on the Lincoln Center campus. Hearst President and CEO Steven R. Swartz is Chairman of the Lincoln Center Corporate Fund and one of the evening’s hosts.

WHEN: Monday, November 18, 2019

WHERE: Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, Broadway at 65th Street


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About The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products. The Company’s products are sold in more than 150 countries and territories under brand names including: Estée Lauder, Aramis, Clinique, Prescriptives, Lab Series, Origins, Tommy Hilfiger, M·A·C, Kiton, La Mer, Bobbi Brown, Donna Karan New York, DKNY, Aveda, Jo Malone London, Bumble and bumble, Michael Kors, Darphin, Tom Ford, Smashbox, Ermenegildo Zegna, AERIN, Tory Burch, RODIN olio lusso, Le Labo, Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle, GLAMGLOW, By Kilian, BECCA and Too Faced. 

About Lincoln Center Corporate Fund

The Lincoln Center Corporate Fund is the sole vehicle that raises and distributes crucial, unrestricted corporate support among Lincoln Center’s resident arts organizations. With one gift, the Corporate Fund allows companies to support ten world-renowned arts organizations and play a part in supporting their artistic, educational, and community outreach programs that reach millions annually and make Lincoln Center a national treasure.  

About Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) serves three primary roles: presenter of artistic programming, national leader in arts and education and community engagement, and manager of the Lincoln Center campus. A presenter of thousands of free and ticketed events, performances, tours, and educational activities annually, LCPA offers a variety of festivals and programs, including American Songbook, Avery Fisher Career Grants and Artist program, David Rubenstein Atrium programming, Great Performers, Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Awards, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Lincoln Center Vera List Art Project, LC Kids, Midsummer Night Swing, Mostly Mozart Festival, White Light Festival, the Emmy Award–winning Live From Lincoln Center, which airs nationally on PBS, and Lincoln Center Education, which is celebrating more than four decades enriching the lives of students, educators, and lifelong learners. As manager of the Lincoln Center campus, LCPA provides support and services for the Lincoln Center complex and the 11 resident organizations: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Film?at?Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, School of American Ballet, and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

Lincoln Center is committed to providing and improving accessibility for people with disabilities. For information, contact Accessibility at Lincoln Center at [email protected] or 212.875.5375.  

About Harper’s BAZAAR 

Sophisticated, elegant and provocative, Harper's BAZAAR ( is the style resource for women who are the first to buy the best, from casual to couture. With authority and insider insight, Harper's BAZAAR showcases the work of visionary stylists, expressive photographers and talented designers, covering what’s new to what’s next. Celebrating 152 Years as America's first fashion magazine, BAZAAR reaches an audience of 35+ million across print, digital, social, and, and is available in 44 countries around the world. Harper’s BAZAAR is published by Hearst Magazines, a unit of  Hearst,  a leading global, diversified media, information and services company. 

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Press contacts:

Rosie Marinelli, [email protected], 212.671.4747 (Lincoln Center) 

Geri Schachner, [email protected]212.572.4453 (The Estée Lauder Companies)

Marki Zabar, [email protected]212.572.4437 (The Estée Lauder Companies) 

Alexandra Carlin, [email protected]212.649.2573 (Hearst) 

Randi Friedman, [email protected], 212.649.2578 (Hearst Magazines/BAZAAR) 

Kyra Taylor, [email protected]212.649.4454 (Hearst Magazines/BAZAAR) 

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