• Event Snapshot: ISES Day of Education

     
    FROM THE Winter 2015 ISSUE
     

    A glimpse of the Day of Education lineup.

    <p>A glimpse of the Day of Education&nbsp;lineup.</p>
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    Erica Prewett

    <p>Erica Prewett</p>
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    Steve Kemble

    <p>Steve&nbsp;Kemble</p>
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    Sue Babin, publisher, BizBash Chicago.

    <p>Sue Babin, publisher, BizBash&nbsp;Chicago.</p>
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    Lindsay Rosenberg, ISES member; Susannah Mikulin, 11:11 Events, ISES member.

    <p>Lindsay Rosenberg, ISES&nbsp;member; Susannah Mikulin, 11:11 Events,&nbsp;ISES member.</p>
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    Senor Amor, Whole Foods, and vice president of membership, ISES Austin; Kyle Hayden, Strong Events, and vice president of programs and education, ISES Austin; Kevin Molesworth, owner of Brass Tacks Events, and president, ISES Austin; Sean Leahy, owner, Full Spectrum Ice; Jordan Adams, Crave Catering, and director of programs and education, ISES Austin; Erica Prewett.

    <p>Senor Amor, Whole&nbsp;Foods, and vice president of membership,&nbsp;ISES Austin; Kyle Hayden,&nbsp;Strong Events, and vice president of&nbsp;programs and education, ISES Austin;&nbsp;Kevin Molesworth, owner of Brass Tacks&nbsp;Events, and president, ISES Austin; Sean&nbsp;Leahy, owner, Full Spectrum Ice; Jordan&nbsp;Adams, Crave Catering, and director of&nbsp;programs and education, ISES Austin;&nbsp;Erica Prewett.</p>
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    FROM THE Winter 2015 ISSUE
     

    Gary Jones, CSEP, Fab Green Dot.

    <p>Gary Jones, CSEP, Fab&nbsp;Green Dot.</p>
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    Attendees at the ISES Day of Education. 

    <p>Attendees at the ISES Day&nbsp;of Education.&nbsp;</p>

The ISES Austin Day of Education event took place Sept. 23 at the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin. The event featured keynote speaker Steve Kemble, also known as America’s Sassiest Lifestyle Guru, along with other notable presenters including Erica Prewett, the owner of A Big To Do Event of Atlanta and president elect of ISES Atlanta.

Built at the turn of the 20th century, Mattie’s at Green Pastures was once the estate of Henry and Martha “Mattie” Miner Faulk. In 1946, Faulk’s daughter Mary and Mary’s husband Chester Koock opened the fine dining restaurant Green Pastures at the address, and over the years, they hosted lavish parties and grand occasions for celebrities, governors and visiting dignitaries. Mary Koock also catered many parties at the Lyndon B. Johnson Ranch.

 

If there is a better hair-of-the-dog drink than a bloody mary, we sure don’t know what it is. Visit Beaumont shared its recipe for a tasty Sunday brunch cocktail, and they even made it for eight, so you can treat your friends!

 

Born and raised in Bryan, about 90 miles east of Village of Salado, Chadley Hollas, Village of Salado’s director of tourism, says he came to the town with one goal: to help Salado become Texas’ best small destination. His favorite thing about his adopted hometown is the people. “They are quirky, creative and hospitable—a neat combination that makes for many good conversations,” says Hollas.