Linda Roth lectured at Linda Forristal's Hospitality PR class at Drexel University on April 18. She arrived bearing gifts: Red Bull gummy bears and chocolate covered espresso beans to keep everyone alert for the nearly 3-hour class.
Susan Soorenko's Moorenko's Ice Cream is now carried in 68 area Harris Teeter grocery stores. www.moorenkos.com.
Cecilia Glembocki with The Virginia Egg Council just finished her 36th year orchestrating myriad family activities for the annual White House Easter Egg Roll. She enlisted a number of Dames to help. See Dames News for photos.
Pati Jinich has been named a Top 5 Border Ambassador by Americas Quarterly magazine to highlight those who excel in bringing the two countries closer together. Sharing her love for Mexican food is Pati's way of contributing to Mexico-U.S. relations.
Nancy Piho hosted her company's seventh annual Shopping for Health conference for supermarket dietitians in Nashville, TN, April 23 - 25. In attendance were representatives from 23 national and regional supermarket chains. Food companies and association sponsors provided recipes, product updates and nutrition information for the supermarket RDs to take back to their stores and shoppers.
Polly Wiedmaier and husband Robert Wiedmaier a.k.a. RW Restaurant Group, opened Siren by RW on April 25 at The Darcy (hotel) 1515 Rhode Island Ave., NW, Washington, DC. It's their third DC restaurant since opening Brasserie Beck in 2010 and Marcel's in 1999.
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