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10.10.18

Experience the tradition of afternoon tea at the Pfister® hotel

The Pfister Hotel’s 10th Artist in Residence and local fashion designer, Stephanie Schultz has been using her residency to create a collection of pieces inspired by the historic hotel. Learn more about her creative process, her collection and more from Milwaukee PBS’s The Arts Page. https://www.pbs.org/video/exceptional-and-original-bjfn2z/

When hotels try to be good local citizens, one of the most natural avenues for them to help others is through food and beverage projects. In Milwaukee, Blu Bar & Lounge at The Pfister Hotel supports the community through its Blutender program. Read more about its efforts in The Hospitality Experience.

https://www.thehotelexperience.com/HX2018/Public/Content.aspx?ID=1253&inf_contact_key=73dbf2541b12421065abf2fe649202a4e336101fbf25162b8078a8eaf425bad8

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10.10.18

The Hospitality Experience: Hotels are Helping Others through F&B Initiatives and Projects

Hospitality news website, The Hospitality Experience, ran an article quoting Tim Smith, general manager of The Pfister Hotel, discussing the hotel’s community outreach initiatives, such as Blu Bar & Lounge’s Blutender program. Click here to read the full story.

Blu and Tim Smith Quoted in Hotel Experience Newsletter

10.09.18

Milwaukee Business Journal: On the Table discussions kick off Tuesday at a ‘super chat:’ Slideshow

Milwaukee Business Journal ran an article highlighting the Hilton Milwaukee City Center‘s Super chat for Milwaukee’s On the Table – a day of discussion about the issues most affecting the city. To see pictures from the event, as well as more information about On the Table, click here.

On the Table at Hilton Milwaukee City Center

10.02.18

Next Avenue: 8 Historic U.S. Hotels That Will Take You Back in Time

Next Avenue, a news site for older Americans, ran an article about historic U.S. hotels and featured The Pfister Hotel. Read the full story here.

The Pfister Hotel a Historic US Hotel

09.14.18

The Arts Page: Exceptional and Original

Milwaukee PBS’s The Arts Page program featured Stephanie Schultz, The Pfister’s 10th Artist in Residence, during its latest segment. In the segment, Schultz discusses her inspiration, her work and what it means to be a designer. Watch the full clip here.

The Arts Page Featuring Pfister Artist in Residence Stephanie Schultz

09.01.18

Indianapolis Monthly: Destination Hotels: Check Out These Unusual Amenities

The Pfister Hotel’s Artist-in-Residence program was featured in Indianapolis Monthly‘s September issue. The magazine highlighted a number of regional hotels with unique guest amenities. Read the full story here.

Indianapolis Monthly Features Pfister Artist in Residence

08.23.18

The Pfister Hotel featured in Historic Hotels of America’s Top 25 Most Magnificent Ceilings and Domes

The Pfister Hotel lobby ceiling is as iconic as the 125-year-old hotel itself. The ceiling’s mural is painted like the sky to recall the lobby’s original 1893 vaulted skylight. It now showcases artistic and aethereal beauty. Learn more about the hotel’s historic and magnificent ceiling at Historic Hotels of America.

More info: https://www.historichotels.org/ceilings.php

08.21.18

BizTimes Milwaukee: Getting There with Erin Levzow

Erin Levzow, vice president of marketing at Marcus Hotels & Resorts, was featured in BizTimes Milwaukee‘s “Getting There” column. To read more about her career, her advice for entry-level professionals and her favorite part of her job, click here.

BizTimes Milwaukee Getting There Column Featuring Erin Levzow

08.21.18

Historic Hotels of America: Top 25 Most Magnificent Ceilings and Domes

The Pfister Hotel is featured in Historic Hotels of America’s Top 25 Most Magnificent Ceilings and Domes. To learn more about the iconic hotel’s ceiling and history, click here.

Historic Hotels of America names The Pfister Hotel as a Top 25 Magnificent Ceiling

07.12.18

Hotel News Now: Mass-hiring for new builds requires flexibility, timing

Steve Martin, vice president of human resources, was featured in Hotel News Now’s article on how to hire a large amount of staff for a brand new property during historically low unemployment rates. Read how Marcus Hotels & Resorts finds the best talent for its properties here.