March 29, 2019
C&A April Newsletter
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From March 11 – 17 the KOP Bid hosted KOP Shops for CHOP, a week-long retail event benefitting Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s KOP Specialty Care & Surgery Center featuring restaurants at the King of Prussia Town Center. Photo credit: @VisitKOP
Mayor Jim Kenney, Governor Ed Rendell and more gathered to celebrate the opening of The Hamilton Philadelphia in Logan Square.
From March 20 – 23, C&A embarked on our annual company retreat in Newport, Rhode Island where we heard from inspirational speakers, learned from team-building exercises, and enjoyed some delicious seafood.
FanDuel Sports-book officially opened to the public at Valley Forge Casino Resort on Wednesday, March 13, with former Eagles player, Brent Celek, making the first bet.
Di Bruno Bros. Emillio Mignucci, Owner & Vice President, Culinary Pioneering shared cheese pairings with guests at The Market & Shops at Comcast Center’s Uncorked: Wine & Cheese Tasting on Tuesday April 26.
Forbes featured AKA University City as part of “Hot Hotels to Book for the Best Sleep of Your Life” for their a.sleep bedding offering and floor to ceiling blackout shades.
Invest Philadelphia 2019 featured insights and interviews with Philadelphia industry leaders such as Jerry Sweeny of Brandywine Realty Trust, Larry Korman of Korman Communities, and Tom Scannapieco of Scannapieco Development Corporation.
Business Insider included Chef Jose Garces in a story of the best foods to serve at a wedding, featuring his one-bite cocktail appetizer, corn croquettes.
On Thursday, April 11, the Young Friends of Philly Fights Cancer will be hosting an event at Rag & Bone in Rittenhouse Square to benefit translational research and clinical trials at the Abramson Cancer Center; 15% of all sales raised will benefit the organization. See full details here.
Scarpetta Philadelphia, Philadelphia’s premier Italian restaurant with expansive views of Rittenhouse Square, is launching a new happy hour program, “$7UNTIL7PM,” where guests can enjoy $7 cocktails, beer, wine and small bites until 7 p.m. Monday – Friday starting at 4 p.m. Indulge in wallet and tastebud-friendly meatball sliders, ravioli, whipped ricotta, tuna avocado, oven baked flatbread and more, alongside signature cocktails such as Scarpetta’s Cucumber Gimlet and seasonal Bellini. Mangia!
We are proud to announce that Cashman & Associates took home the first-ever “Women Owned Business Award” at this year’s PHL Diversity Awards for enhancing the diversity of the local community and contributing to the visibility of women in the corporate world. Congratulations to all the additional leaders and organizations of this year’s awards, including The Philadelphia Tribune Media Group, State Senator Vincent Hughes and Esperanza! Together, we’ve made an outstanding impact on the hospitality and tourism industry in Philadelphia.