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    1. Signature drink by Playa Real Premium Tequila.

    1. Signature drink by Playa Real Premium Tequila.
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    2. Kirbi Olson and Amy Casserleigh.

    2. Kirbi Olson and Amy Casserleigh.
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    3. Asian glazed chicken steam buns, carrot slaw and cilantro by Relish Catering.

    3. Asian glazed chicken steam buns, carrot slaw and cilantro by Relish Catering.
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    4. Madison Greene, Teresa Osinski and Riley Horton.

    4. Madison Greene, Teresa Osinski and Riley Horton.
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    5. Infused cotton candy by Yours Truly Cupcake.

    5. Infused cotton candy by Yours Truly Cupcake.
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    6. Registration desk at Ironworks.

    6. Registration desk at Ironworks.
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    7. Jason Green and Yan Volodarsky.

    7. Jason Green and Yan Volodarsky.
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    8. Tiffany Carson and Ashley Davis.

    8. Tiffany Carson and Ashley Davis.
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    9. Rob MacKenzie, Chad Kolakowski, Bob Haddad, Nikki Kolakowski and Nell Roberts.

    9. Rob MacKenzie, Chad Kolakowski, Bob Haddad, Nikki Kolakowski and Nell Roberts.
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    10. Jon Sederberg, Justin Weaver and Mike Wheeler.

    10. Jon Sederberg, Justin Weaver and Mike Wheeler.
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    11. Kevin and Betty Kay Becker.

    11. Kevin and Betty Kay Becker.
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    12. Bruce Horii and Beth Buehler.

    12. Bruce Horii and Beth Buehler.
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    13. Billieray Stephens and Dave Camp, music sponsored in part by 5 Star Talent and Entertainment.

    13. Billieray Stephens and Dave Camp, music sponsored in part by 5 Star Talent and Entertainment.

More than 500 representatives of the meetings and events industry gathered on March 11 at Mile High Station and Ironworks in Denver to celebrate the 13th annual Colorado Meetings + Events Best of 2019 readers’ choice awards and Hall of Fame induction. Thank you to our event sponsors and partners!

Denver-based Dazbog Coffee has delivered a taste of Russia and Colorado through its eye-catching packaging, branding, small-batch roasting and blending of hand-selected coffee from around the globe. Leonid and Anatoly Yuffa immigrated to The Mile High City from St. Petersburg, Russia with their family in 1979 and later combined their skill sets and business savvy to launch Dazbog Coffee in 1996. Today, the company has more than 30 coffee shops across Colorado and Wyoming and a product line with names like KGBlend and White Nights Espresso.

 

A cocktail in honor of the hotel’s rooftop opening for its first season. Cheers!

INGREDIENTS:
—2 oz. Plantation 3 Stars Rum
—.5 oz. Lifesaver syrup*
—.75 oz. lime juice
—2 oz. club soda

DIRECTIONS:
Combine all ingredients, except soda, in a small shaker tin and add ice. Shake 20 times. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice, top with soda and garnish with a lime wheel.

*Lifesaver syrup:
INGREDIENTS:
—2 cups water
—36 peppermint Lifesavers

 

The completion of Denver Art Museum’s (DAM) ambitious North Building project coincides with the building’s 50th anniversary in 2021. Designed by world-renowned Italian architect Gio Ponti and Denver-based James Sudler Associates, the North Building opened to the public in 1971. When renovations are complete, it will house the majority of DAM’s permanent collection galleries.