A New Year…

With a new year comes new ideas… One of those ideas is having more Outstanding in the Field private events. Florence was fun. New York City was good. And here in California in late December ‘just up the road’ is great. Yesterday, north of Santa Cruz, Pie Ranch barn was dressed up for an occasion.

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Cities Farm

Recently Absolut Vodka asked Jim to come up with a visionary idea for their ‘In an Absolut World‘ campaign. Jim’s idea: “In An Absolut World Cities Farm” resulted in an exciting gala fete on a Manhattan rooftop above Rockefeller Plaza honoring New York City’s farmers and gardeners. A celebration of urban agriculture, our dinner ingredients

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Chicago to Slow Food Nation

Chicago Time After our successful City Farm dinner a more lengthy break between events gave the crew time to take in the big city sights and visit some of our new Chicago friends. The bus was parked and we happily moved into temporary luxury digs in a downtown Chicago highrise (which included a rooftop hot

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Dinner with David

If someone had told us last summer while we were driving through Texas – four of us in the Jeep and trailer munching on truck stop snacks – that we would be flying to Italy in January to organize a dinner for a hot NYC men’s wear designer, I’m not sure we would have believed

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