MidiCi Fort Lauderdale brings pizza and passion to South Florida

MidiCi, the Neapolitan Pizza Company, one of Fort Lauderdale’s more popular new pizza restaurants, is  extending its day-long Happy Hour promotion through the remainder of the summer. Every Thursday, MidiCi for $3 beer and wine specials during “Best Friends Thursdays.’’ Inspired by his travels throughout Naples, co-founder Amit Kleinberger sought to bring authentic Neapolitan Pizza […]

Scream for ice cream at Serendipity Creamery in Surfside, Fla.

The South Florida town of Surfside is fast becoming a culinary mecca. A prime example is Serendipity Creamery. The family-owned shop is the brainchild of longtime Surfside resident, Jessica Levison. Serendipity Creamery features 24 eclectic flavors, such as toasted coconut, pear riesling sorbet, pistachio, breakfast cereal, lychee sorbet, pecan pie, lavender orange and salted caramel. All ice cream and sorbets […]

Experience the Palm Beach lifestyle thanks to The Chesterfield hotel and The Gardens Mall

Here’s a good way to experience the Palm Beach liftestyle. The Chesterfield Palm Beach – of the island’s more lavish hotels – is teaming with The Gardens Mall in Palm Beach Gardens for a “Lifestyle Palm Beach” package available July 1 through October 31, 2017. chesterfieldpb.com The package includes: 3-day/2-night accommodations • Continental breakfast for […]

Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company’s first yacht will set sail in late 2019

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is entering into the luxury yachting and cruises arena. Created by The Ritz-Carlton and maritime experts Douglas Prothero and Lars Clasen, in collaboration with funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., The Ritz-Carlton will provide luxury hospitality service under a long-term operating agreement. Named The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection, this venture represents a unique foray […]

Carl Emberson returning to Punta Mita as Director of Marketing & Operations

Carl Emberson, an esteemed figure in the hospitality industry with more than 30 years of experience operating some of Latin America’s most successful and celebrated resorts, has been named Director of Marketing & Operations of Punta Mita, a gated, 1,500-acre, master-planned resort community on the Riviera Nayarit. Emberson’s appointment marks his return to Punta Mita, where […]

Julien Pierlas new F&B director at New York Hilton Midtown

New York Hilton Midtown has named Julien Pierlas as director of food and beverage. Pierlas will manage the food and beverage program for the 1,929-room hotel including the Herb N’ Kitchen market/restaurant and banquet facilities. Pierlas joins the hotel’s F&B team from Manhattan’s renowned Waldorf Astoria New York where he held positions including senior restaurant […]

Omni Amelia Island Plantation teaming with The Amelia Island Club Golf Channel Academy at Long Point

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, one of Florida’s top golf and family resorts, is partnering with  The Amelia Island Club Golf Channel Academy at Long Point to offer guests access to coaches and top-tier teaching facilities dedicated to improving players’ games. The Golf Channel Academy, located at Long Point golf course and directed by Ed […]