Cleo Vauban: Broker, CORE

The Native SocietyMarch 28, 2015

BIO: Cleo Vauban is a licensed Real Estate broker with CORE after several years of working with Sotheby's in both the commercial and residential real estate industries. Well-versed on all neighborhoods throughout Manhattan. Cleo is fluent in both French and Japanese and attributes her strong understanding of global cultures to her extensive travels. In addition to her work in real estate, Cleo is also heavily active in charity work, volunteering her time to Children’s Rights, where she is on the hosting committee. A native New Yorker raised on the Upper East Side, Cleo attended the prestigious Nightingale-Bamford School. After studying abroad in Switzerland and a stint at Tulane before Hurricane Katrina, she graduated with honors from UCLA business school. She has begun focusing her efforts on investing in startups and small business opportunities and is loving it!






Uptown: The Mark


Midtown: The new Park Hyatt Flagship at One57


Downtown: Crosby Street Hotel




French: Per Se, La Sirene, Taureau


Italian:L'artusi, Malatesta, Babbo


Sushi Bars: Ichimura at Brushstroke, Sushiden, Ootoya, Sushi of Gari


Seafood: Le Bernardin, Marea, Flex Mussels


Chinese: KOA, Chin Chin, Decoy (best underground Peking Duck!)


Pizza: Di Fara, Rubirosa, Motorino


American/Burgers: Shake shack, PJ Clarkes


Steakhouse: Peter Luger's, Keens


Dessert: Levain Bakery, Momofuku, The Cinnamon Snail


Coffee: Le pain quotidien, 12 Corners, Stumptown




Uptown: Bemelman's


Midtown: Norwood


Downtown: Soho House, Up&Down, Happy Endings




CLAY Health Club + Spa, Caudalie Spa, SLT, Spa at Mandarin Oriental 




Shoes: Barney's


Bags: Barney's


Jewelry: Catbird


Clothing: Barney's, Intermix, Net-a-Porter, Moda Operandi


Art Galleries/Cultural Institutions:


MOMA, New Museum, Gagosian, The Whitney