Post Tagged with: "Carol Joynt"

#WHCD: Eric Podwall and Dom Pérignon Host an Intimate Dinner at Fiola Mare

#WHCD: Eric Podwall and Dom Pérignon Host an Intimate Dinner at Fiola Mare

LA super talent manager Eric Podwall of Podwall Entertainment and Dom Pérignon hosted an intimate gathering in Fiola Mare’s secluded back room Friday evening as part of the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner merriment. Still playing on the theme of west coast-east coast, The Hollywood Reporter described the Georgetown Waterfront’s most recent kid on the [...]

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Got an Opinion About the Virginia Gubernatorial Race (and other DC Politics)? Mark Plotkin Does at the Next Q&A Cafe

Got an Opinion About the Virginia Gubernatorial Race (and other DC Politics)? Mark Plotkin Does at the Next Q&A Cafe

My mother inquired of me the other day on the phone, “what the word is about the shutdown, the governor’s race, the progress, the talks…” I interrupted her and said, “Actually, I just watch my Facebook and Twitter feed along with the talking bobble heads on television. Maybe I’ll get some breaking news on my [...]

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Trust for the National Mall’s Women’s Committee Hosts the 6th Annual Luncheon & Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Invests $10 Million in National Mall Restoration

Trust for the National Mall’s Women’s Committee Hosts the 6th Annual Luncheon & Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Invests $10 Million in National Mall Restoration

The Trust for the National Mall held its 6th annual Benefit Luncheon under huge white tents on the Mall last Thursday. Assembled only a day after Central Park’s highly coveted luncheon, this fancy hat and and proper topper affair is hosted by the Women’s Committee. Roxanne Little was the Capital Chair and Leslie K. S. [...]

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Addiction to be Addressed at this Thursday’s Q&A Cafe with Carol Joynt and Christopher Kennedy Lawford

Addiction to be Addressed at this Thursday’s Q&A Cafe with Carol Joynt and Christopher Kennedy Lawford

Addiction, once the shunned and shied away topic of high society has slowly and surely made its way to the forefront of mainstream media.  This Thursday, May 9th, Carol Joynt will interview Christopher Kennedy Lawford during the Q&A Cafe taping  at the Ritz Carlton Georgetown.  They will be talking addiction and recovery, saving one’s life and [...]

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#WHCD Weekend Wrap Up : We Made It Out Alive (Part 2)

#WHCD Weekend Wrap Up : We Made It Out Alive (Part 2)

I write our final #WHCD post while in a health condition more favorable than during the past two days, which was in basic recovery mode.  Funny enough, Carol Joynt and I were writing each other last evening, me responding to an email containing a bevy of her recent Washingtonian online articles, asking if she was [...]

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Knocking Back the “1-2 Punch”

Knocking Back the “1-2 Punch”

July is the “1-2 Punch” month at the M Bar & Lounge within the Renaissance Dupont Circle hotel (1143 New Hampshire Avenue, NW).  Because of the generosity of the property, 100% of the proceeds from this refreshing cocktail (which includes Tuaca, sparkling rose’, blackberry juice and some berries), as well as Carol Joynt’s “Innocent Spouse” [...]

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Serendipity 3 Opens in Georgetown

Serendipity 3 Opens in Georgetown

Talk about timing.  I finish and shut close Carol Joynt’s just released memoir “Innocent Spouse” which has much ado about Nathans, the closed landmark saloon whose haunting memory brings a bit of discomfort now that I’ve read the book (review coming soon, but may I just throw in: I was thoroughly entranced.) and what do [...]

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Carol Joynt’s “Innocent Spouse” Releases

Carol Joynt’s “Innocent Spouse” Releases

Carol Joynt is known in D.C. circles as the former owner of the former Nathan’s (formerly found on the corner of M and Wisconsin where Serendipity 3 is about to reside), an Emmy-winning network television producer, a Washington writer, interviewer, blogger, photographer and one of the “faces of Georgetown.” Besides being a columnist that represents [...]

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Howard Fineman at the Q&A Cafe

Howard Fineman at the Q&A Cafe

Howard Fineman, Senior Political Editor of the Huffington Post, was Carol Joynt’s guest at her Q&A Cafe held at the Georgetown Ritz Carlton on Friday.  Known for his position at Newsweek as Senior Washington Correspondent and Columnist, senior editor and deputy Washington bureau chief, as well as cable show pundit, it was announced in September [...]

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