Visit Sac 2019 State of the Hospitality Industry

Visit Sacramento hosted its State of the Hospitality Industry Luncheon on June 27 at the Memorial Auditorium in downtown Sacramento. The event celebrated the city’s tourism industry and highlighted future opportunities, including growing the festival business in the region.  

Jul 26, 2019 Tia Gemmell

Shriners Hospital ‘Garden Tour of Love’

Shriners Hospital “Garden Tour of Love” was held on June 9 and the Fair Oaks home of Jerry and Sharon Haleva. The event raised donations and awareness for the Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California. The event hosted more than 100 guests and featured a tour of the Haleva’s unique gardens, as well as live music and ceremonial dove release.

Jul 22, 2019 Tia Gemmell

Generations Family Business Conference

The Capital Region Family Business Center celebrated its third annual Generations Conference Feb. 11-12 at the Sacramento Convention Center. More than 350 guests attended, representing over 75 of the region’s family-owned businesses. They gathered for networking, conversation and programming relevant to the successful transition of their family businesses.

Mar 4, 2019 Tia Gemmell

Casa Garden Restaurant Dinner fundraiser with Chef Kurt Spataro

On Feb. 2, Casa Garden Restaurant hosted a special pop-up dinner with Chef Kurt Spataro, the corporate executive chef for Paragary’s. Chef Spataro’s team included Vivian Cheung, restaurant manager/chef, Casa Gardens; Laura Ferrell, chef/kitchen supervisor, Gasa Gardens; and Teresa Urkofsky, program chef, American River College.

Feb 13, 2019 Tia Gemmell

The Women in Power Brunch

By the Women of Sacramento

The Women of Sacramento held a Women in Power brunch Jan. 27 at the Grand in downtown Sacramento. The event featured nearly 400 attendees, multiple female powered exhibitors, and a chance to network and mingle. The Women of Sacramento is a community where women of all ages connect, empower each other and thrive.

Photos: Sarah Schweyer Photography

Feb 8, 2019 Sarah Schweyer Photography

San Joaquin Board of Supervisors Holiday Gathering

San Joaquin Board of Supervisors held their annual holiday gathering Dec. 5 at The Reserve at Spanos Park in Stockton. Supervisors along with San Joaquin County department heads enjoyed a live performance by the Stockton Chorale during dinner.

Photos: Tim Ulmer

Jan 31, 2019

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics

A She Shares Conversation

She Shares held the latest conversation featuring the four authors of “For Colored Girls who Have Considered Politics” on Dec. 13 at the California Museum in downtown Sacramento. The panel conversation featured Donna Brazile, Yolanda Caraway, Leah Daughtry and Minyon Moore —  moderated by Cassandra Pye.

Photos: Beth Baugher, True Love Photo

Dec 27, 2018