Noted New York And Hamptons Publicist John Wegorzewski Dies At 66
John Stanislaus Wegorzewski. (Photo: Annie Watt)
Well-known and respected Manhattan and Hamptons arts & entertainment publicist John Stanislaus Wegorzewski died on September 11th, 2016 at NYU
Medical Center due to complications from cancer. Co-Founder and Principal of Alchimia Public Relations & Marketing, John survived his business and life partner Edward Callaghan
who died in April 2015. The firm was best known for working with fine artists, art galleries and art festivals.
John was born in Toronto on July 25, 1950. He attended York University and began his career in sales, transitioning into high-end jewelry and watch design, which brought him to Manhattan. He is survived by his mother Mary and his sisters Kristine, Rozia and Maria, as well as his daughter Alicia, her husband Adam, and many hundreds of friends and associates that dearly loved "Johnny."
A Memorial Mass will be held on Monday, October 17th, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the Basilica Parrish Church of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary in Southampton (168 Hill Street), where he and Edward were active and devoted congregants. Details of a reception that will immediately follow the mass will be announced at the service.