31 Mar 2011

Hustle and Bustle and Herb

The café has been remodeled. Its doors reopened this week. I tentatively crossed its threshold, hospital into my favorite spot in the hotel. I have to say my worries about change were eased when I ventured in the first day to find the buzz of the space was the same.             The changes are amazing […]

28 Mar 2011

The NASA Game

I’ve done a lot of organizational consulting and training. Among the structures for company retreats and more is a ropes or games course. Every one I’ve ever done says start small–ice breakers and get to know you type work. One of the games my organization and later, I, used in classes was the NASA game. […]

28 Mar 2011

Meet ‘n Greet Monday! Do you know Ellie?

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Well it’s Meet ‘n Greet Monday! While the Pfister Hotel has housed many celebrities over the years, purchase the true stars are our staff. Every week you will meet a member of our staff, and have your chance to share your memories and interactions with them. Today,we feature someone who just celebrated a very special […]

26 Mar 2011

A Portrait of the Artist

“Well, order everyone calls me Eugene,” he said, when I stuck out my hand to meet the now infamous subject of one of Katie Musolff’s paintings. I’ve seen Eugene before each time I pass through the Artist-in-Residence’s studio, but here he is, live and in the flesh and, he’s beaming. Eugene is one of the […]

24 Mar 2011

Celebrating 100 posts! Comment Lottery Winners

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Thank you to everyone who participated in our comment lottery on the Pfister Blog. We received a lot of great comments and appreciate the fantastic feedback and personal stories involving the Hotel. Julie, our Pfister Narrator was thrilled to see the great comments on her stories. And now the winners. Sonia Zilvitis JoJo Sook Brenda […]

23 Mar 2011

The Search for the Next Pfister Narrator

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With Julie’s time as the current narrator coming to a close, it’s time to select her replacement. With over twenty wonderful applications submitted this time around, it was a difficult decision for our esteemed panel. After several hours of deliberation, the six finalists were chosen. Thank you to everyone who entered and congratulations to the […]