28 Apr 2016

The First Forty Years

The First Forty Years

When you have been married to someone for 40 years, practical wisdom on how to really keep a marriage strong comes easy. “Late at night when you’re watching television loud, make sure the room you’re watching it in is plenty far away from your wife so you don’t disturb her,” said Keith with an all-knowing […]

17 Feb 2013

Pfister Files: 120 Years

Pfister Files: 120 Years

Over the next few months, I will be dusting off pages from the Pfister’s history books and sharing bits of the Pfister’s prolific history. This is the second post in this series. A lot can happen in 20 years. Nipping at the heels of the 120th anniversary of the Pfister Hotel, I thought now might be an […]

25 Jun 2012

The Pfister Picks: Summerfest’s 45th Anniversary

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Peter Mortensen, our Chief Concierge at the Pfister, knows a lot about Milwaukee. He’s been helping people have a great time in this city for over 25 years. While he knows the ins and outs better than most, it doesn’t take a concierge to know that Summerfest is the biggest event in Milwaukee all year! Watch as […]

22 Mar 2012

Getting to know Chef Brian Frakes

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The Pfister has received countless compliments on their Marcus Celebrated Chefs series. Many of the compliments centered around the hotel’s Executive Chef Brian Frakes. People talked about how generous he was with his knowledge and always sent them home with extra food. Guests went home energized with new ideas of how to invigorate their home […]

17 Nov 2011

A Concierge Favorite: “Sunday Afternoon”

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By Keia Wegner, healing Assistant Manager at the Pfister Hotel                                                                          Originally, sovaldi I was going to write about one […]

18 Jun 2011

The Pfister Recommends: Lakefront Brewery

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In 1987, the Klisch brothers rolled out their first barrel of beer and in the process Lakefront Brewery was born. Lakefront currently brews a specialty amber for Mason Street Grill and who better to lead us on a tour of the  Milwaukee beer making institution than the Pfister’s Chef Concierge Peter Mortensen! What’s your favorite Lakefront […]