Soho House (club)
|Type||Private members' club|
|Headquarters||72-74 Dean Street, London, England|
Membership is selective and its members drawn mainly from the media, arts or fashion industries. Members are purged regularly, since the club aims to maintain the right balance of people. The club targets candidates under 27 years, although older people can apply too.
Soho House New York was featured in Season 6 of the TV Series Sex and the City in an episode titled Boy Interrupted. In this episode, Samantha Jones (Kim Cattrall) pretends to be a member by using a stolen membership card.
On 9 December 2010, swimwear designer Sylvie Cachay was found dead in a bathtub in a hotel room in the New York location. Her boyfriend at the time was found guilty of murdering her.
On 13 January 2012, the Financial Times announced that Soho House Group had been acquired by the US billionaire Ron Burkle, through his investment fund Yucaipa. The acquisition value was not released but Burkle now owns 60% of the group.
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- Iaboni, Rande; Kristina Sgueglia (09-23-2013). "Boyfriend gets maximum sentence in swimsuit designer's murder". CNN.
- "US billionaire Burkle buys UK’s Soho House". Financial Times ft.com. Retrieved 18 February 2012.