RECAP: American Red Cross of Central Texas Luminaria
April 9, 2014 – 11:18 AM | No Comment

On Friday, April 4th the American Red Cross of Central Texas hosted Luminaria, its annual fundraising gala, at the Four Seasons Hotel Austin. The organization raised a record $294,000 for disaster relief services in the Central Texas …

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RECAP: Austin Under 40 Awards 2014
April 8, 2014 – 1:00 PM | No Comment

Every Spring, throngs of young professionals gather at the Austin Under 40 Awards recognize their peers. The award winners and nominees are an always impressive list of individuals making a difference in our community, and the guests attending to honor them are just as diverse and notable.

Au40 2014 Winners

Austin Under 40 Award 2014 Winners

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RECAP: Explore Austin’s Quest for the Summit
April 2, 2014 – 7:00 PM | No Comment
RECAP: Explore Austin’s Quest for the Summit

The fifth annual Quest for the Summit, held under the stars at Contigo, raised a record-breaking $246,000 for local nonprofit Explore Austin.
A crowd of over 400 people attended the event, which was chaired by Malia …

RECAP: Man Up Event at W Austin’s AWAY Spa
April 1, 2014 – 11:02 AM | No Comment
RECAP: Man Up Event at W Austin’s AWAY Spa

Let’s hear it for the boys! The W Austin certainly let out a cheer last week week with the debut of the “Man Up” facial treatment (featuring Jack Black products) at the AWAY Austin Spa. …

RECAP: Official Drink of Austin Contest
February 28, 2014 – 11:30 AM | No Comment
RECAP: Official Drink of Austin Contest

To be named the “official” drink of Austin is quite a feat in a city never lacking in the search for adventurous cocktails. But that didn’t stop the Austin Food & Wine Alliance from hosting …

RECAP: CASAblanca 2014
February 27, 2014 – 11:30 AM | No Comment
RECAP: CASAblanca 2014

This weekend’s Moroccan themed CASAblanca Gala for CASA of Travis County was a smashing success.  The Hyatt Regency Austin ballroom was filled with more than 550 guests who were dressed to impress, ready to support CASA and …

RECAP: St. David’s Foundation Preludes & Accolades 2014
February 25, 2014 – 4:00 PM | No Comment
RECAP: St. David’s Foundation Preludes & Accolades 2014

It was a perfect Austin night for the St. David’s Foundation Preludes & Accolades event – the annual kick-off to the Toast of the Town season.

RECAP: Feed The Peace Awards
February 18, 2014 – 11:00 AM | No Comment
RECAP: Feed The Peace Awards

The worlds of music, film, art, and philanthropy collided in a most beautiful way on February 9 as The Nobelity Project gave out its 2014 Feed The Peace Awards during a sold-out gala dinner at …