Aloft Hotel Harlem: The People

When Starwood’s Aloft Hotel brand decided to open a New York outpost they made history, choosing to put it in the heart of Harlem. As the first hotel to be opened in the historic neighborhood in 50 years it was bound to be more than just another place to stay. Starwood wanted to make sure the new Aloft was a part of Harlem and hired us to show everyone how.

Celebrity Cruises Healthy Dining Event: Vegetables Are Hot!

When Celebrity Cruises wanted to showcase their commitment to more than just all-you-can-eat restaurants at sea, they put together a showcase featuring some of the biggest names in fine dining. Food & Wine Editor Dana Cowin hosted the discussion with Landmarc owner and chef Marc Murphy, Jeremy Bearman Executive Chef at Michelin-star-rated Rouge Tomate, Celebrity Cruises’s Directory of Culinary Operations John Suley and SPE Senior Culinary Nutritionist Natalia Hancock. They talked about food trends, what impact all those food allergies are having in the kitchen and in this case, how vegetables have become the new center of the plate at the finest restaurants. Cauliflower steak anyone?

Celebrity Cruises Healthy Dining Event: Travel

When Celebrity Cruises wanted to showcase their commitment to more than just all-you-can-eat restaurants at sea, they put together a showcase featuring some of the biggest names in fine dining. Food & Wine Editor Dana Cowin hosted the discussion with Landmarc owner and chef Marc Murphy, Jeremy Bearman Executive Chef at Michelin-star-rated Rouge Tomate, Celebrity Cruises’s Directory of Culinary Operations John Suley and SPE Senior Culinary Nutritionist Natalia Hancock. They talked about food trends, what impact all those food allergies are having in the kitchen and in this case, how to keep eating healthy while traveling.

Aloft Hotel Harlem @ The Apollo

Starwood’s Aloft Hotel brand chose to open its first New York City location in Harlem and since Aloft is all about being a try part of the communities they build in, that meant a little bit different way to hire the staff. Aloft chose an open call at the historic Apollo Theater and asked use to capture the day on video. The fun vibe made it a must-see for travel reporters looking to tell the Aloft Harlem story.

Celebrity Cruises Healthy Dining Event: Allergies

When Celebrity Cruises wanted to showcase their commitment to more than just all-you-can-eat restaurants at sea, they put together a showcase featuring some of the biggest names in fine dining. Food & Wine Editor Dana Cowin hosted the discussion with Landmarc owner and chef Marc Murphy, Jeremy Bearman Executive Chef at Michelin-star-rated Rouge Tomate, Celebrity Cruises’s Directory of Culinary Operations John Suley and SPE Senior Culinary Nutritionist Natalia Hancock. They talked about food trends, how to keep eating healthy while traveling, and in this case, what impact all those food allergies are having in the kitchen. You can tell Murphy has been on Chopped and Iron Chef from his thoughts about killing diners (by accident).

Aloft Harlem Hotel Opening

When Starwood’s Aloft Hotel brand decided to open a New York outpost they made history, choosing to put it in the heart of Harlem. That was historic enough but Aloft asked us to create a memorable video press kit that the travel media would remember. So we created a series of videos with a fun TV sitcom vibe and then places them on a flash drive in the shape of an electronic Aloft room key.