Stand-up comedian and former “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno at an appearance at the RP Funding Center in Lakeland, Fla., on Jan. 5. From left: Jason Refermat, marketing direc-
tor; Scott Sloman, assistant director; Leno; and Tony Camarillo, executive director.
(Courtesy RP Funding Center)

Former first lady Michelle Obama with BSE Global’s Keith Sheldon (left), EVP of program-
ming and development, and Brett Yormark, CEO. She brought her “Becoming” book tour to Barclays Center on Dec. 19 for its second sold-out night in Brooklyn. (Courtesy BSE Global)