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Coniglio Nation

Strong bonds, good humor, and an unwavering support of each other make this Palm Beach tribe a force to be reckoned with

In this day of reality television and Insta-celebrities, the Coniglio family could easily be an overnight sensation. Frank and Gail’s six children (five daughters and a son) have distinct personalities but share the same beach-kissed good looks and outgoing nature destined to build a fan following. Around Palm Beach, the Coniglio name is synonymous with great food and laid-back revelry,…

World View

During his extraordinary life, Alex Dreyfoos has been an inventor, pilot, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and visionary. It all began with his passion for photography.

During his extraordinary life, Alex Dreyfoos has been an inventor, pilot, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and visionary. It all began with his passion for photography.

Lori Berg

Lori Berg inherited her fashion sense and luxury retail know-how from her mother, who opened the first Jean Claude Jitrois couture boutique in the United States. Berg followed in her fashionable footsteps, becoming the president and owner of the Jean Claude Jitrois location in Dallas before continuing her career at Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Henri Bendel. She’s also…

Palm Beach Rising: Jacob Jennings

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

Although Jacob Jennings was on track to become a professional opera singer, he decided to switch gears to pursue competitive dancing and instruction while in his freshman year at Old Dominion University in Virginia.

Palm Beach Rising: Brandon Phillips

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

When professional polo player Brandon Phillips arrived in Wellington in 1995, 120th Avenue was just a dirt road where he and his fellow riders would exercise their horses.

Palm Beach Rising: Paige Bellissimo

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

While her father, developer Mark Bellissimo, is a prominent figure in Wellington, Paige Bellissimo is forging her own path by combining a passion for horses with philanthropic diligence.

Palm Beach Rising: Nicole Kirchhoff Sargent

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

A lover of the outdoors and especially the ocean, aquaculturist Nicole Kirchhoff Sargent began considering the importance of marine baitfish species after completing her Ph.D. at the University of Tasmania and working on commercial bluefin tuna farms in Australia.

Palm Beach Rising: Emily Pantelides

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

Leaving her position as morning news anchor for WPEC CBS12 is one of the biggest risks Emily Pantelides ever took. It’s also proven to be one of the most rewarding leaps of faith for the entrepreneur.