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How can you tell a great wine from the ordinary? French sommelier, David Stephan showed Citigold members some amazing wines that are worthy companion to wonderful conversations with friends. It was an evening of great food and wine pairing as many developed a deeper appreciation on wines through a guided wine tasting. 5 different wines from around the world were served during the event.
Exclusive private styling session with Tory Burch
Citigold members were treated to an evening of style and exclusivity, as Tory Burch featured their Holiday Collection together with a renowned stylist, Andrea Wong. Fashion tips coupled with Tory Burch's intricate tapestry designs that featured a mix of textures and patterns, kept the crowd in an upbeat mood throughout. Delectable refreshments and a heart-capturing styling presentation by Andrea Wong were just icing on the cake of this stylish and glitzy event.
Imagine the delightful smell of flowers and beautiful surroundings everywhere you turn. It was the kate spade Soirée, and an evening of style, luxury and gourmet desserts. Organised exclusively for selected Citigold and Citi Priority female members and their girlfriends, it was an outing of extraordinary pleasure. This was an evening where privileged women get to try on the latest kate spade handbags, clothes and shoes, and even indulge in the pleasure of learning the finer points of fashion from Andrea Kee, the former editor of Female magazine. To top it off, they even learnt the art of flower arrangement by a seasoned florist. It was indeed a soirée like no other.
Wouldn’t you like to know tips on increasing your wealth? Many who attended the “2015 Second Half Market Outlook” by Citi’s Chief Investment Strategist for Wealth Management Asia Pacific, Haren Shah, certainly learnt new ways. Haren shared his insights into ways to manage wealth in light of current developments in the global economy and financial markets. Many were enthralled at his tips on maintaining a balanced portfolio despite the prevailing climate of market volatility. Haren Shah kept a positive outlook on equities, recommending investors to start looking for long-term value opportunities.
A select group of Citigold members were invited to a day of high performance cars, beautifully crafted golf clubs and brilliant diamonds. It was an “all under one roof” affair as members got to try out new BMW models, includes the new 2-Series Active Tourer and a few other signature models from BMW. The day of many delights did not end there as golf equipment maker Taylor Made engaged golf enthusiasts with a putting challenge and rewarded the best putters with Taylor Made merchandise. As if that wasn’t lucrative enough, members was also shown a diamond masterclass, where they learnt the exquisite beauty and true value of diamonds. The day came to a close with an exciting lucky draw where many walked away with exclusive prizes.
Citigold, in collaboration with Rolex Swiss Watch Gallery, hosted a select few Citigold members with their family and friends in Penang to a Father’s Day Cocktail event filled with luxury. These privileged guests were invited to view some exclusive Rolex pieces and for one day only, Citigold members walked away with an exclusive deal from Rolex Swiss Watch Gallery as part of their privileges. With delectable canapés and drinks served throughout the night, customers also enjoyed a relaxing hand pampering session using Lancôme's finest products and also received a complimentary Lancôme facial treatment or makeover voucher to be redeemed at their convenience. All in all, it was a Father’s day to remember.
Organised in collaboration with Ermenegildo Zegna, Citigold members were invited to a not-to-be-missed luxury fashion event at the brand’s prestigious flagship boutique in Pavilion Kuala Lumpur. Male fashion enthusiasts were treated to a made-to-measure service that came complete with over 700 fabric selections, as well as the attention-to-detail of a Su Misura Stylist. On top of this, all guests walked home with an exclusive Ermenegildo Zegna tie.
Citigold, in collaboration with Khronos Unique Horlogerie, hosted a select few members at 'The Personification of 7 Years' cocktail party, an exclusive event that unveiled the latest timepieces by Armand Nicolet, BLU, Romaine Jerome and Speake Marin. Attended by brand owners and watch connoisseurs alike, the night consisted of food, drink, gifts and plenty of beautiful timepiece displays.
Citigold celebrated the festival of lights with a few Citigold members at a screening of the latest Bollywood action-comedy, Happy New Year, which was directed by Farah Khan and starred by the likes of Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and many more. Members had the privilege of watching the movie at TGV's latest luxury theatre, Indulge, that is equipped with comfortable reclining chairs and blankets.
Held two days ahead of the public launch, the night was filled with good food and excellent entertainment that made it an overall great experience for a select group of Citigold members. These privileged guests became the first few in Malaysia to view and own the all-new Samsung GALAXY Note 4, Samsung Gear S & Samsung Gear Circle. Citigold members who purchased the Samsung GALAXY Note 4 that night also went home with a free Samsung Gear S worth RM1099.
A select group of Citigold members had the chance to be the first few to view and test drive the all-new BMW X4. The journey began with the unveiling of the vehicle in an elaborate grand entrance complete with neon lights, music and fanfare. Guests then continued to an interactive tech workshop and later adjourned to test drive a fleet of BMW X vehicles through a specially-designed terrained course, which demonstrated the supreme capabilities of the BMW xDrive technology. Afterward, the day closed off with a delicious Spanish spread prepared by La Bodega.
A group of Citigold members from Penang was invited to pamper themselves courtesy of high-end beauty brand La Prairie. The event was hosted at the beautiful Lone Pine Hotel, a resort that boasted a sea-facing location along Penang’s beautiful Batu Ferringhi. Citigold members indulged in hand massages, makeovers, skin analyses and face reading, while also enjoying sumptuous food and bubbly to top off the day.
The evening, hosted in the heart of Penang in collaboration with Swiss Watch Gallery, was graced by a throng of fine watch lovers, including some of our own Citigold members residing in the Pearl of the Orient. Guests filled the air with excitement as Swiss Watch Gallery unveiled some exclusive timepieces that were displayed only for that night. The event ended with guests walking away with items acquired through one-night-only offers.
An Exclusive Ferrari Private Sales event was held at a beautiful Macalister Mansion located in the heart of Georgetown Penang. A range of Ferrari models were on display, as well as an exclusive jewellery showcase by Amee Philips. During this special occasion, selected Citigold members are given an opportunity to have a close-up view of Ferrari models and test drive the stylish Califonia 30 around the city area. In addition, a short presentation on Ferrari Tailor Made and After Sales programme were introduced to Citigold members by experts from Naza Italia. To top off the day, interesting pampering activities were organised for the guests, including a manicure service and a neck massage by Aveda.
It was a night to remember for a select group of Citigold members when they were invited to wine and dine with Sheila Majid in the presence of exquisite jewellery collections by Mouawad, as well as Composa by Sheila Majid for Facets. Hosted at Mouawad’s Private House, the night was complete with beautiful models modelling the exclusive jewellery pieces, while Citigold members enjoyed a four course dinner prepared by one of Kuala Lumpur’s most accomplished chefs. The night ended with the ladies dazzling themselves with elegant jewellery pieces, while the gentlemen enjoyed cigars and cognac.
A special Feng Shui excursion with Dato’ Joey Yap was held at The Glades, Putra Heights, Selangor, Malaysia. 150 Citigold members had an opportunity to spend an hour and a half with Dato’ Joey, who introduced various Feng Shui assessment methods and showed the guests how they could easily implement specific Feng Shui applications for their homes and offices. He even cited actual houses at The Glades as examples, to illustrate the methods clearly and effectively.
Citibank and Wine Talk hosted their second wine appreciation event in June, giving Citigold members another opportunity to immerse themselves in a wonderful wine experience. Themed around the latest headline in sports – the FIFA World Cup – David Stephan, Wine Talk’s sommelier from France, served a total of six wines from countries participating in this global event: Germany, France, Portugal, Italy, Argentina and Spain.
Stephan started the evening with a short trivia about the World Cup while guests sipped their first wine, a Riesling from Germany. As the evening continued, Stephan also gave tips and tricks to make wine appreciation simpler and more enjoyable, while more great wines and canapés were served. At the end of the night, a lucky draw was held where two guests each took home a bottle of wine.
Among the wines sampled were the Selbach-Oster Mosel Riesling from Germany, Domaine Fontarèche Sauvignon Blanc from France, Monte de Peceguina ‘Branco’ from Portugal, Ca' Bianca ‘Guardastelle’ Langhe Nebbiolo from Italy, Tucumen Malbec from Argentina and Pago De Cirsus ‘Vendimia Seleccionada’ from Spain.
Citigold members were treated to a talk on investment opportunities and the latest market outlook for 2014 by renowned guest speaker Haren Shah, the Chief Investment Strategist for Wealth Management, Citi Asia Pacific. Some key topics and messages were improved global growth, stronger USD/higher bond yields, and to look out for equity over fixed income. More than 600 Citigold members attended the events, which were held in Penang, Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru. A Chinese banquet dinner was enjoyed throughout the evening, and members were given the opportunity to mingle over drinks at the start of the event. An additional private lunch was held in Penang and KL for a smaller crowd of about 30 guests.
A group of Citigold members were treated to a journey of fine French wines conducted by Wine Talk’s sommelier, David Stephan. Guests had the opportunity to try five different wines with a hands-on tasting experience and a talk on understanding wine labels. Aside from wine sampling, delicious canapés were enjoyed and guests had the opportunity to talk to David to find out more about wines. The wines sampled were the La Closerie Des Lys ‘Les Frutieres’ from Languedoc, Chateau de Fesles Chenin Blanc from Loire, Bouchard Pere & Fils Brouilly from Beaujolais, Perrin & Fils Cotes Du Rhone Reserve Red from Rhone, and Bernard Magrez – Reserve de La Famille from Bordeaux.
Citigold members were given a mid-week break at Tanzini with a preview of the Clé de Peau BEAUTÉ Spring/Summer 2014 Collection. Guests were able to enjoy a makeover at the makeup station, indulge in a relaxing hand massage and have their palms read by palmist Jackie Chin. In addition to the pampering stations and a delicious afternoon tea spread, Clé de Peau BEAUTÉ presented guests with informative talks on grooming. There was a makeup demonstration and talk by Clé de Peau BEAUTÉ’s senior trainer, while hair guru Raymond Choon gave tips on how to manage and take care of hair. Citigold members left the event feeling refreshed and perked up for the rest of the week.
This special one-night event gave select customers and Citigold privileged members an exclusive preview of the BMW 4 Series Coupé. The journey began with a walk through the first tunnel, which had an exciting line up of BMW vehicles on display. Guests then continued on to the second and third inspiration tunnel that featured the design and technology exhibits, before they were ushered to the main launch area where they were treated vibrant tunes by the AkashA band. The new BMW 4 Series Coupé was unveiled with an impressive launch gambit followed by an informative product presentation. The evening continued on with performances by N'Dea Davenport, the lead vocalist from the Brand New Heavies group and the night came to a close with DJ Kristian Hernandez.
Selected Citigold and Citi Prestige clients were some of the first customers in Malaysia to get a preview and purchase Samsung's latest flagship product before it was launched to the public. This event gave guests the opportunity to interact with Samsung's Product Managers during a product demo session. The first 50 customers to purchase the Samsung Note 3 were entitled to a complimentary Samsung Galaxy Gear. Those who missed out on this offer were given a significant discount for the purchase of the Galaxy Gear. The event concluded in style with a harpist playing the night away while canapés and beverages were served.
Citigold customers experienced a unique wellness session while learning more about Technogym's concept. The day kicked off with a calming tea appreciation session, where customers were able to sample teas from around the world. They then adjourned to a theatre room for a series of video clips to get them better acquainted with Technogym. The day came to an end with the unveiling of Tehcnogym's latest designer cross personal, where customers were given the opportunity to try the equipment while getting wellness advice from the expert consultants.
A lucky group of Citigold members were recently invited for a pampering beauty workshop to experience Shiseido's Future Solution LX. Guests were treated to high tea while they enjoyed a personalized skin care consultation, manicure service, a hand massage and an intriguing tarot card reading.
A group of Citigold clients were treated to a wine appreciation dinner done by Wine Talk's exclusive sommelier, David Stephan. The workshop provided a hands-on wine tasting experience along with a talk on understanding wine labels. Throughout the evening guests were entertained with interesting wine facts while indulging in delicious canapés and premium wines. Some of the wines sampled were the Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand, Chardonnay from Australia, Pinot Gris from France, Pinot Noir from Argentina, Bordeaux from France and a Portuguese red wine.
A group of Citigold members were given the luxurious treatment when they were flown via private chartered flight to the beautiful island of Langkawi, where our guests were hosted at the exclusive Four Seasons Resort. Our Citigold members had the privilege of dining by the beach overlooking the breathtaking Andaman sea with the amazing dinner prepared by renowned chef Sho Naganuma. The main highlight of the event was the preview of the new BMW 7-series, where our guests test drove the marquee car amidst the island's scenic vista.
Cle de Peau Beute conducted an exclusive pampering session and beauty workshop for invited Citigold female members with the launch of its Spring/Summer make up collection. Our Citigold members enjoyed a true day of pampering which included a makeover, skin care demonstration, palm reading and beauty tips. At the end of the evening, each guest went home with an exclusive door gift from Cle de Peau Beute worth RM450.
In this exclusive preview, invited Citigold female members got first-hand look at Omega's elegant Ladymatic watches, which is worn by the timeless Hollywood star Nicole Kidman. The event saw models showcasing fine jewelry which was paired with the Omega watches to make it a visual experience those present. Throughout the event, the guest were served with canapés and champagne, while entertained by top Malaysian harpist, Jee Fei, before leaving with a gift of specially made chocolates.
Citigold members were the first in the country to lay eyes on Gucci's latest designs from its pre-fall fashion collection when they were invited to a closed door private viewing at the fashion house's boutique in Pavilion recently. The night was a fashion feast for the senses as models gracefully flaunted the season's latest gowns, blouses and bags for the discerning guests to have a closer look.
Invited Citigold members attended a private wine-tasting workshop in Bangsar recently to gain a better understanding and appreciation for the tipple. This session of wine sampling was hosted by WineTalk's resident sommelier David Stephen who educated the guests on the finer points of enjoying different types of wine from around the world. Each guest left the event with a better appreciation for the popular dinner beverage of choice.
It was a mini makeover to remember for 10 Citigold and Citi Prestige members who were treated to some luxury grooming at the world's oldest English barbershop and perfumer, Truefitt & Hill, recently. Each guest had a haircut or a shave by experts taught in the old traditions of male grooming which began more than 200 years ago in absolute style. Needless to say, each man walked out not only looking more dapper, but also brought home with them a signature shaving cream, courtesy of Truefitt & Hill.
Invited Citigold members got a taste of the ultimate cognac experience with the unveiling of the iconic Martell Trunk by Pernod Ricard Malaysia in the latest Martell Pure Gourmet series dinner.
Commissioned by Martell Chairman and CEO Lionel Breton, Martell collaborated with French luxury designer Pinel and Pinel to create a masterpiece of pure opulence which symbolises the very finest traditions and qualities of Martell, all the way from the Chateau de Chanteloup in Cognac, France.
At the event, Citigold members also learnt more about the brand's luxury heritage, while enjoying a sumptuous fare prepared by French chef Nathalie Arbefeuille.
DeGem showcased their latest pearl collection in a private function held at KL Hilton. Citigold members were treated to hi-tea, a fashion showcase and also had the privilege of buying the pearls at special prices.
Spanish jeweller, Carrera y Carrera previewed their "Circulos de Fuego" or dragon collection of exquisite hand-crafted jewellery at their flagship boutique in Starhill Gallery recently. During the event, Citigold members also enjoyed a hand-pampering session by Dr. Sebagh and delicious canapés bites from Sentido Tapas before walking away with exclusive door gifts.
In this exclusive event, Citigold members got a first peek at the luxury leather goods maker's Spring/Summer collection of handbags, wallets, shoes and accessories. Held at their Pavilion boutique, Citigold members also enjoyed champagne, wine and canapés, as well as a hand-pampering session by La Mer to complete the occasion.
A total of 110 Citigold members were amongst the first few in Malaysia to be invited to the preview of BMW's newest 3-series sedan at Mines Convention Centre recently. At the preview, dubbed "Athletes on the Move" the glitzy affair saw the new cars being unveiled fashion-runway style, with the Citigold members seated in a reserved area of the launch zone, enjoying refreshments of champagne, wine and finger foods prepared by Le Meridien.