PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Charlie Cinnamon – Media Maestro
Who are you?
I’m still trying to figure it out. But I go by the name of “Charlie Cinnamon.”
What do you do in real life?
Pretend I’m a publicist for very glamorous people
How many years have you been working in Miami?
40-something…(some say since the Spanish American War)
What is the most significant difference in Miami from when you first moved here?
The wonderful concrete skyline…you can no longer see the water
What do you do now, that you did not do 20 years ago?
Count sheep before I go to sleep
What are we still missing culturally in Miami?
Attention paid. We have everything a serious metropolitan city has to offer.
What is the wildest event you have handled? No need to mention names or addresses unless you want to.
A tie between the opening of Elizabeth Taylor in “The Little Foxes” (thanks to producer Zef Buffman) and Pavarotti on The Beach (thanks to impresaria Judy Drucker).
What one person that you have met in your life has made the biggest impression on you?
My dog “Coalie Cinnamon,” who everybody knew and, of course, was a real person.
What do you do when you are not working?
Laundry, read, and watch”Nurse Jackie.”
Something new that you have just discovered about yourself?
I’m still here
One luxury that you cannot live without?
My loving Lexus.
Barton G The Restaurant (if I want to live..)
Three Words to describe you?
Happy, hostile, hilarious
So what’s next for Charlie?
Tomorrow is another day.