Perse in New York – Head’s Visit to the US
Date: 26 Sep 2016, 18.00 - 21.00
Location: Terrace Club, 25 West 51st Street, New York City
The Headmaster, Edward Elliott, warmly invites all Old Perseans, current and past Perse parents and friends of the School living and working in North America to join us at the Perse in America drinks reception on Monday, 26th September 2016.
The reception will take place at the Terrace Club, with guest speaker Mr James von Klemperer. This will be an opportunity to catch up with the latest news from the School, meet up with fellow Old Perseans in the region and hopefully to refresh some useful connections.
About the Speaker
James von Klemperer left The Perse in 1974 and is now President and Design Principal at Kohn Pederson Fox Associates, responsible for leading over 550 staff in 6 offices worldwide. KPF have worked on a number of high-profile projects globally, including Abu Dhabi International Airport, The World Bank Headquarters, and Unilever’s London Headquarters. Jamie’s work has won a number of AIA design awards, and his design for the upcoming One Vanderbilt building has been hailed as a 21st Century successor to the Rockefeller Center.
If you would like to attend this event, for which there is no charge, please reply to PerseADO@perse.co.uk or call +44(0)1223 403 808 by Wednesday 7 September 2016. You are very welcome to bring a guest, please let us know if you plan to do so.