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PartyLite Key Sponsor Of Humane Society

It’s always a super glamorous event when 500+ guests from all over the world gather in New York City for the annual black-tie Gala of The Humane Society of the United States — the nation’s largest and most powerful animal protection organization.
But this year, on Nov. 21, after walking the red carpet and enjoying cocktails, guests will sit down for dinner at tables featuring candleholder sculptures of the very animals they are raising funds to protect.
Center stage on each table will be dramatic centerpieces donated by PartyLite featuring the newest designs from the new Jonathan Adler for PartyLite® Safari Chic Collection. The golden glow of candlelight will emanate from the newest votive, pillar and tealight holders, among them will be Adler sculptures of beloved animals — elephants, zebras and lions. Cocktail tables will feature his stunning gold Santorini Hurricanes, accompanied by his charming Squirrel Tealight Holder and, Jonathan’s personal favorite, the Peace Dove Tealight Holders.

“We became sponsors of this year’s HSUS Gala because it’s such a perfect fit,” says Rob Goergen, President of PartyLite Worldwide. “They wanted to make this year’s Gala even more special to celebrate their 60th anniversary.  At PartyLite, we’re celebrating the success of our first Jonathan Adler


Jeunesse Co-Founder, Wendy Lewis, Named Woman of the Year & Wins Six Stevie Awards

After being named one of The Most Influential Women in the multi-level marketing industry by Direct Selling News for the second consecutive year, and celebrating a record-breaking 50 million-dollar month, Wendy Lewis has been named Woman of the Year in the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees, and the organizations they run. All individuals and organizations worldwide are eligible to submit nominations—public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. 
The 2014 awards received entries from 22 nations and territories and 1,200 nominations from organizations of all shapes and sizes. Wendy won Stevie Awards in the following categories: Gold for Woman of the Year in the Industry Category, Silver for Fastest Growing Company of the Year, Silver for Maverick of the Year, Silver for the Lifetime Achievement Award, Silver for Woman of the Year in the Business Services Category, and Gold for fifth place among all nominations submitted for the Stevie Overall Achievement Award.
As Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer at Jeunesse, Wendy makes key decisions daily to support the development of distributors in the field. By opening new markets strategically, she initiates sustainable