25 Oct 2012

The Beginning

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This is the first of three posts where I wrangle an unsuspecting Pfister guest into a short story project. Pt 1. – The Beginning (this one) Pt 2. – The Middle Pt 3. – The End Today, I asked for random details to shape the beginning of a story. Jeff / Milwaukee/ Writer & Producer […]

23 Oct 2012

October Gallery Night and “The Art of Marcus”

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October Gallery Night and “The Art of Marcus”

This October’s Gallery night was a particularly special one, not only for Timothy and The Pfister, but for associates across all three properties owned by our parent company, Marcus Hotels. “The Art of Marcus” Some incredibly talented artists from here at The Pfister Hotel, The InterContinental Milwaukee & The Hilton Milwaukee City Center gathered together […]

15 Oct 2012

The Art of Marcus – Gallery Night Exhibit

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The Art of Marcus – Gallery Night Exhibit

  We’re making this Gallery Night one of the most memorable ever as we feature our very own aspiring and inspiring artists, capsule in a very special Marcus associate exhibit.  Associates were invited to share the works of their artistic passion with their co-workers and the Milwaukee art community. Associates were encouraged to submit their finest pieces for inclusion in this […]

12 Oct 2012

Rock Star

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“Let me tell you a story about the Colorado River…” The speaker is only a few minutes into her keynote address. From my seat at the back of the grand ballroom, I can barely see her diminutive frame on the dais. I’m sitting on a stray banquet chair between two elaborate exhibits for water purifiers […]

2 Oct 2012

Can You See Me Now?

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Maggie Janssen is the Senior Vice President of Global Communications for one of the largest and most respected non-profit organizations in the world. Well, not yet. I found Maggie stationed at a skirted table outside of the Imperial Ballroom.  At the entrance behind her, a diagram has been pinned to the partition beginning a maze […]

27 Sep 2012

Finalists Exhibit Artist Profile – Sara Mulloy

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Finalists Exhibit Artist Profile – Sara Mulloy

As part of the Pfister’s ongoing commitment to the arts and those incredibly talented artists who’ve taken the time to submit their candidacy for our Artist-in-Residence position, we’ve put together a fantastic evening at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts to highlight Artist in Residence finalists from the first four years of the […]