EVENTS, NEWS

Head OVO Heels

September 9, 2010

Visually Astounding. Cirque Du Soleil brings their latest traveling show (twenty-one in all) to the Washington National Harbor.  Called OVO, this arthropod-inspired production reveals the beauty of a bug’s life.…

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EVENTS

Puppy Love at the Park

September 7, 2010

What a day for the dogs! General Manager Walter Brindell was on hand to greet friends and their their collared companions to mix and mingle at “Paws at the Park,” a…

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EVENTS

United We Food.

August 29, 2010

Here’s an idea. Bring a group of food lovers to the table and listen to what they have to say. That was the privilege I had recently at Nage Bistro, where…

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SPACES

HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates

August 19, 2010

From the Mandarin Hotel: Leading the hospitality interior design industry since 1964, HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates remains keenly attuned to the pulse of changing industry trends governed by today’s sophisticated traveler.…

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EVENTS, NEWS

WACA Gala

August 16, 2010

Last Sunday, I was so fortunate to attend the Washington Area Concierge Association‘s annual gala. If there was a group of people who appreciate the hotel lobby, it would be this…

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EVENTS, NEWS

Sweet Success!

July 22, 2010

On Monday, the Mandarin Oriental was transformed into a sugar coated culinary amusement park created by some of our best regional restaurants and catering companies. Executive Chef David Serus from the Ritz…

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EVENTS

Competition at Quill

July 20, 2010

A epic tournament between juggernauts was fought on Sunday. No, it wasn’t the World Cup, but a battle of the city’s best mixologists at Quill Bar in the Jefferson Hotel. Competitors…

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LOBBIES

Hotel Palomar

June 19, 2010

This past Sunday evening brought me to Kimpton’s pet-friendly Hotel Palomar. This 335 room hotel has been open since 2006 and serves as a bridge between Georgetown and Dupont Circle.…

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EVENTS, SPACES

Room & Board

June 19, 2010

Sustainable furniture designers, Room & Board opened their doors to a few friends last Thursday, where good design was met with a good time. Changing hands from a former car…

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