Cornerstone Capital Group hosted a gathering of financiers and entrepreneurs on April 2nd at The New York Yacht Club’s “Model Room” for an evening dedicated to new business models and innovation. The event featured welcome remarks from Richard Parsons as well as co-hosts Justin Rockefeller of The Rockefeller Bros. Fund and Dale Hemmerdinger of ATCO Realty. The Clinton Global Initiative’s Bulbul Gupta and Sharon Vosmek of Astia Angels rounded out the host committee. Participants were also treated to presentations by Guy Halfteck of Knack, Julie Lerner of PanXchange, Ron Gonen of Closed Loop Fund and Greyston‘s Mike Brady — social enterprises that are helping to reshape the way we assess and attract talent, bring transparency to commodities trading and rebuild fractured lives.

Event Gallery


Crowd gathers to listen
Richard Parsons & Erika Karp
Felix Leslie, Jenna Levine
& Robert Clark

Guy Halfteck
Erika Karp & Justin Rockefeller
A view from Above

Erika Karp, Mike Brady, Justin Rockefeller, Mark Hornfield
Robert Clark with Dale Hemmerdinger
& Felix Leslie
Erika Karp, Mike Brady, Justin Rockefeller
& Mark Hornfield
Erika Karp, Pierre DuPont
& Ariane de Vienne
Ron Gonen
Richard Parson addresses the crowd
Sari Kessler Trio
Mitch Draizin
Erika Karp & Rita Johnson
Mark Sy, Mauricio Barbeiro & Juan Lois
Sari Kessler Trio
Raymond Chen & Amy Millman
Betsy Emerson & Peter Fusaro
Anna Haakan & Rosemary Sagar
Margarita Pirovska & Ivan Sacks


Photography Credit: Joe Jenkins