• Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: A Toast to the Past and Future

     
    FROM THE Fall 2017 ISSUE
     

On May 10, the MPI Minnesota chapter celebrated its members and the successes of its 2016-17 year at Union Depot in St. Paul. The theme was “Soirée: An Evening in Paris,” and attendees dined on French-inspired food from Crave. The 2017-18 Board of Directors and incoming president, Jen Ruthig, CMP, were welcomed, and EMPI awards and scholarship recipients were announced.

New concept Everywhen Burger Bar debuts.

Centro Restaurant Group opened its latest multi-concept bar and restaurant on August 4. The 15,000-square-foot location is home to the group’s second Centro—an abbreviated version of Vivir and its newest concept Everywhen Burger Bar.

 

Minneapolis’ historic Rand Tower Hotel debuted the first-floor lobby bar and restaurant, Bar Rufus, on July 8. The hotel will open two additional establishments later this summer along with curated in-room dining, all concepted by chef and Twin-Cities restaurateur Daniel del Prado.  

 

Radisson Blu Mall of America promoted Kate Anastasi to director of sales and marketing. Anastasi has been with the Radisson Blu Mall of America team for eight years and has held many support and leadership roles within the sales team. She had most recently served as the assistant director of sales and marketing. Anastasi won the 2021 Radisson Blu Manager of the Year award.