Articles By: Pamela Sorensen

NYC : Bella Launch Party for New On Demand App & Beauty Concierge Services

Last week Bella, a full service beauty agency located in New York City and Washington D.C. held a party to launch their new on demand app and beauty concierge services at the elegant Christo salon in midtown Manhattan. Christo, being one of the company’s salon partners, was a most ideal venue for the celebration during [...]

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Punch Pick: Now on Sale: Tickets to Sips & Suppers 2015

Tickets to D.C.’s biggest culinary weekend, Sips & Suppers, are now on sale. Join Joan Nathan, Alice Waters and José Andrés on January 24-25 for two extraordinary evenings of fine dining all to support the vital work of DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table. Sips: Saturday, January 24 | 7:30 p.m. Sips will feature top mixologists and chefs [...]

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Masters of Food and Wine: What to Do with Thanksgiving Leftovers

And we all have them, leftovers that is. That’s part of Thanksgiving tradition, having leftovers to stuff in your fridge or to send home with friends and family. I mean, who eats every single morsel on that Thursday, no matter what time you choose to dine (or how many times)? Saturday afternoon, the Park Hyatt [...]

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Cady’s Alley Holiday “Pop-Up” Bazaar Is Now Open For Business

The yearly “pop-up” holiday bazaar is now open for the festive season in Cady’s Alley located in Georgetown’s Design District. For the second year running, EastBanc and Jamestown are helping to make spirits bright this cheerful time of year by again hosting the original Cady’s Alley Holiday Bazaar now through Sunday, January 4. This 8,000 sf split level open [...]

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Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Celebration Featuring the Pinnacle Pitch Rocket Marketing Competition

  We are all about energizing entrepreneurship at the Punch and hope you will join us on December 2nd in Maryland at Howard Community College’s Center of Entrepreneurship & Business Excellence. Expect a pitch competition to be awarded that evening and great networking. The next “big thing” (and company founder) could be discovered that evening. [...]

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The Still Point Wellness Spa to Open at Haven on the Lake

On Saturday, December 6, ​the ​visionary healers behind The Still Point wellness spas, Tori Paide and Marla Peoples, will unveil the third location of their growing DC-area presence, with the launch of The Still Point at Haven on the Lake in downtown Columbia, MD. Columbia Association will open the doors to the brand-new, multi-dimensional sanctuary, located in the Whole Foods Market building. The facility will feature lakefront views overlooking scenic Lake Kittamaqundi. Health and [...]

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Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Tryst Coffeehouse, Bar & Lounge, located in the heart of Adams Morgan is proud to announce a Bullfrog Bagels takeover this Saturday, November 22nd, where they will be offering a limited amount of DC’s much buzzed about Bullfrog Bagels for purchase from 6:30 a.m. until supplies last. Tryst, a coffeehouse in Adams Morgan, opened its [...]

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The Huxley Celebrates Two Years in DC

And to think I discouraged Ryan Seelbach from opening a nightclub in the District when he came to me a few years ago for frank advice, as referred by an old nightlife friend (and Ryan’s business partner) Eric Lund. Hey, what do I know? I’m too old to hang out in nightclubs! The private event [...]

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Punch Profiles: People to Know / 7 Questions with The Gussy Founder Jamie Brown Hantman

As I write this, I’m seated on the second floor of one of my favorite Georgetown cafes (I won’t share with you which one because I love the intimacy and privacy of this spot). I gaze out the steamed window. It’s raining in sheets. Really, it can only be defined as “sheets of water” being [...]

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WIIT Charitable Trust Elegant High Tea to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington

The WIIT Charitable Trust (Association of Women in International Trade) hosted an elegant High Tea on a lovely afternoon the first week of November to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington. A sparkling cross-section of the international trade community attended the event at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery, including several mother-daughter sets—in one [...]

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Bite (or Drink) the Power! Power Supply Offers Advice on What to Eat & Drink Pre-and Post-Workout

If you have been following @pamelaspunch on any social media platform over the past year, you’ve seen a growing uptick in my personal exercise regimen. Ok, let’s call a spade a spade. It went from 0% to 1000%. After being introduced to SoulCycle (NYC, LA), Yoga Shelter (LA), Pure Barre (DC, LA), then Zengo Cycle (DC), my life has turned around and [...]

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All Charities Count Foundation 2014 Holiday Toy/Book Drive Starts NOW

The 3rd annual All Charities Count Foundation Toy/Book Drive has officially kicked off. The team along with ACC Business Partners are seeking your help to spread the Holiday joy to deserving children and families within the Washington Metropolitan Area. The 2013 campaign raised $1700.  All Toys and Books were donated to the The National Center for [...]

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