One weekday afternoon this month, a man walked into the Ace Hotel’s Breslin Bar & Dining Room and ordered a Guinness with a Patrón Silver, chilled. They didn’t have that. Would a Partida Blanco do? It would.
Jeffrey Rabhan, 40, the new chair of New York University’s Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music, was there Read More
Daniel Halpern of Ecco has bought the rights to cookbooks by two New York chefs, April Bloomfield and Andrew Carmellini, as announced today on Publishers Marketplace (subscription only). Bloomfield was represented by JJ Goode and Luke Janklow of Janklow & Nesbit, Carmellini by Gwen Hyman (his wife) and Kim Witherspoon Read More
Jeremy Heimans, a 32-year-old tech entrepreneur, sat at a long, rectangular table in the lobby of the Ace Hotel at 29th Street and Broadway on a recent Wednesday morning. He was writing an email on his MacBook, which was plugged into the desk. Periodically, he glanced over at his iPad, which sat on the table Read More
The much-hyped, soon-to-open Breslin restaurant, situated in the 12-story Ace Hotel on Broadway and 29th, is giving members of the Masjid Ar-Rahman mosque across the street some agita. “Five times a day, there’s a hundred cabs on the street—the good news is you can always get a cab,” co-owner Ken Friedman told the Transom the Read More