• Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    1. Guests gather in front of the historic St. Anthony for the hotel’s reopening. 

    <p>1. Guests gather in front of the historic St. Anthony for the hotel’s reopening.&nbsp;</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    2. Clyde J. B. Johnson IV, founding principal, gives his opening remarks. 

    <p>2. Clyde J. B. Johnson IV, founding principal, gives his opening remarks.&nbsp;</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    3. DJ Brandon Olds entertains guests on the St. A Sky Terrace. 

    <p>3. DJ Brandon Olds entertains guests on the St. A Sky Terrace.&nbsp;</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    4. Guests feast on exquisite flavors prepared by the hotel’s culinary team. 

    <p>4. Guests feast on exquisite flavors prepared by the hotel’s culinary team.&nbsp;</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    5. The history of The St. Anthony told in pictures with video mapping by JSAV. 

    <p>5. The history of The St. Anthony told in pictures with video mapping by JSAV.&nbsp;</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    6. Founding Principal Brandon S. Raney’s opening remarks during the grand reopening celebration.

    <p>6. Founding Principal Brandon S. Raney’s opening remarks during the grand reopening celebration.</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    7. Viola’s Ventanas entertains guests in the historic Anacacho twostory ballroom. 

    <p>7. Viola’s Ventanas entertains guests in the historic Anacacho twostory ballroom.&nbsp;</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    8. Entertainment on the rooftop pool; a ballet dancer performs in a bubble. 

    <p>8. Entertainment on the rooftop pool; a ballet dancer performs in a bubble.&nbsp;</p>
  • Event Snapshots: Honoring the Jewel of Texas

    San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel unveils meticulous restoration.

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    9. The official ribbon cutting by, from left, Clyde J. B. Johnson IV, founding principal; Kevin Thorsentson, general manager; Hoyt H. Harper II, senior vice president, global brand leader—The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts; Samuel J. Kasparek, principal; and Michael Lynd, principal.

    <p>9. The official ribbon cutting by, from left, Clyde J. B. Johnson IV, founding principal; Kevin Thorsentson, general manager; Hoyt H. Harper II, senior vice president, global brand leader—The Luxury Collection Hotels &amp; Resorts; Samuel J. Kasparek, principal; and Michael Lynd, principal.</p>

From the time it opened in 1909, The St. Anthony, a Luxury Collection Hotel, has set trends, hosted celebrities and thrown celebrations that have left an indelible mark on the city. Its reopening ceremony offered a peek into the hotel’s storied past, as well as its detailed and grand renovation.

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.

 

Question: What is your one must-have for business travel?
 

"My Mophie power station so I don’t have to compete for outlets during a flight delay or have that awkward moment of leaning into my neighbor’s lap while trying to find an outlet on the plane."

India Rhodes, CSEP Dallas Partner | Wilkinson Rhodes