We want the fashion community to familiarize themselves with Duane Street Hotel and view us as a space where they feel at home to work, play and enjoy Tribeca
New York, NY (PRWEB) August 30, 2012
Amidst the hundreds of bloggers vying for coveted tickets to the hottest shows at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center, only a chosen few will be successful. Where does that leave the others? Duane Street Hotel, a boutique hotel on the corner of Duane and Church, has an alternative.
To celebrate New York Fashion Week, Duane Street Hotel is hosting a week-long complimentary Bloggers Lounge for beauty and fashion bloggers, co-hosted by Bloggers Night Out. In the Lounge, bloggers can work, hold meetings and attend presentations by industry insiders. Other perks include: a certificate for a free make-up touch-up at neighboring Pas de Deux Salon in Tribeca, complimentary beverages courtesy of Perrier and light treats by renowned Chef Jehangir Mehta a contender on Food Network’s “The Next Iron Chef”. Mehta owns the much loved Graffiti in the East Village and operates Mehtaphor, located within Duane Street Hotel. Admittance is complimentary for all attendees.
"We want the fashion community to familiarize themselves with Duane Street Hotel and view us as a space where they feel at home to work, play and enjoy Tribeca,” said Nicolas Daeppen, Duane Street Hotel general manager. “New York Fashion Week is the perfect time to show our support for emerging artists in the world of fashion. From the well-established influencers to the newbie blogger, blogging is an exciting form of creative expression and everyone has an exciting and fresh point of view.”
Recognizing the power of social media to influence trends, Duane Street Hotel has partnered with Bloggers Night Out, an innovative event company founded exclusively for bloggers by bloggers. For the organization, the partnership provides added value to its loyal blogger community.
“From the Lucky FABB conference to the Independent Fashion Blogger (IFB) conference, so many bloggers are traveling to New York for multiple events taking place in the city geared towards them specifically,” said Caitlin Moran, Bloggers Night Out co-founder. “Partnering with a great boutique hotel like Duane Street for fashion bloggers was a clear choice for us so that bloggers could have a place they could call home during Fashion Week.”
The Bloggers Lounge is open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily from September 6 until September 13. The Lounge is open to the public, but RSVP is requested for admittance. RSVPs should be sent to: bloggerslounge(at)duanestreethotel(dot)com
The Duane Street Hotel is a charming 45-room boutique hotel located in Tribeca. The hotel embodies all that is downtown New York – modern, stylish and undeniably fresh. Nestled amongst the stylish boutiques, galleries, eateries and all that Tribeca has to offer, Duane Street Hotel is the perfect urban oasis.
Duane Street Hotel is owned by Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE: HT) and managed by HHM. HHM currently operates 110 branded and independent hotels in the nation's leading markets. The company provides turnkey hotel management and asset management for properties with leading brand affiliations and the company's newly launched Independent Collection of which Duane Street Hotel is a member.
Bloggers Night Out is an innovative event company founded exclusively for bloggers by bloggers. Their events are tailored to the blogging community and offer networking opportunities that encourage an exchange of ideas and an open creative dialogue between all bloggers.
The Independent Collection is a growing collection of smaller, more intimate boutique lifestyle hotels located in truly unique neighborhoods of gateway cities across the U.S. The hotels of the Independent Collection are developed for the independently minded traveler and invite guests to experience the true spirit of the city.
For further information, please contact Duane Street Hotel at 212.964.4600 http://www.duanestreethotel.com
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