23 City Blocks Brings Inventive Menus to Innovation Hall: Catering in Cortex District: Everything from a carafe of coffee to a seated dinner

Article by Stacy Ross Photo by Abbie Takes Pictures  Menus will be as inventive as the venue’s technology when Innovation Hall opens in the Cortex district this fall. 23 City Blocks Catering will be the exclusive caterer for Venture Café St. Louis’ expansion project, a 14,000-square-foot mixture of restaurant and event space at the heart […]

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MeetOverEats: Well-travelled, creative chef and teamwork bring extraordinary results to Ritz-Carlton dining venues

Article by MME Staff Writer As Executive Chef, Melissa Lee oversees anything to do with food and drink at the Ritz-Carlton St. Louis. That includes banquets and catering, room service, the members-only cigar lounge, and the hotel’s four dining options. Her results cause clients to say “Wow.” Lee, the only woman executive chef among more […]

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Children are Taboo: How to recognize underage sex trafficking within the hospitality industry

Article by Astrid Zeppenfeld Human trafficking – especially that of underage sex trafficking – has been thrown into the public eye again and even more so than ever with the recent FBI seizure of  Backpage.com, a large classified ad listing service, and the even more recent signing of FOSTA. FOSTA (Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act) […]

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