Pray for rain at Basque in West Palm Beach

The rainy season will soon invade South Florida, so with that in mind, Basque, one of the hottest new restaurants in West Palm Beach, has started “When it Rains, We Pour” featuring half price tapas and drinks until the rain stops. “We don’t shut down for rain. We party,’’ said Basque owner Manny Bornia. In […]

Salazar new senior VP of food and beverage for Interstate Hotels & Resorts

Interstate Hotels & Resorts – a leading U.S.-based global hotel management company – has appointed Fernando Salazar to the newly-created position of senior vice president of food and beverage. “As Interstate Hotels & Resorts continues to evolve as the leader in hotel management, we’re expanding our team to be best in class and add value for our hotel owners,” said Mike Deitemeyer, president […]

Salamander Hotels & Resorts names Slavonia as chief sales/marketing officer

Salamander Hotels & Resorts, the luxury hotel company founded by Sheila Johnson, has named Tracey Slavonia as its new chief sales and marketing officer. Slavonia will oversee corporate strategic sales, marketing and revenue management initiatives for the company’s growing portfolio. The Salamander Signature Collection includes Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg, VA; The Henderson in Destin, FL; NOPSI Hotel in New Orleans; and Hotel Bennett, opening in […]

Gabby Reece, Laird Hamilton to conduct fitness classes at 1 Hotel South Beach

Here’s a way to prepare (or not) for Cinco de Mayo on May 5. Power couple and owners of XPT Experience, professional volleyball player Gabby Reece and world-renowned surfer Laird Hamilton, will host two complimentary workouts at 1 Hotel South Beach’s Spartan Gym on May 4.  https://www.1hotels.com/south-beach The first class will be XTP’s High Interval Training Workout led by Reece at 7 […]

Santiago Calatrava’s art on exhibit in Prague beginning in June

The first comprehensive exhibition of work by renowned architect, engineer, and artist Santiago Calatrava will be on display at the Stone Bell House in Prague from June 7 to September 16, 2018. The show, Santiago Calatrava: Art and Architecture, will provide unprecedented insight into the work and creative process of the acclaimed Spanish-born architect. It’s also […]