Tag Archives: alcohol

Raise your glass

“It was super-easy because it was a lot smaller,” the event chairwoman says of planning then and now. “We did it at the Waterford, but we grew out of that. It started off with a staff of seven on the committee. Now there’s over 40.” And six subcommittees. “It’s great for the arts,” Kirkpatrick says.

Law suits

Shinn, a lawyer with McAfee & Taft, is working with the University of Oklahoma College of Law to help students understand what an employer is looking for in terms of appearance and presentation. In addition to intensive legal studies, the college’s 155 first-year law students are taking part in professionalism sessions on everything from dining

Downtown drinks

As more residences and businesses have been added to the fabric of Downtown, retail options slowly are coming online to meet that growing community – from restaurants and bars to service options such as dry cleaning and liquor stores. Lack took a chance that paid off in his nearly 3,000-square-foot space at 824 N. Broadway.

Sooner spirits

Very soon, something similar will be. As one of Oklahoma’s newest on the entrepreneurial scene, Merritt is taking a gulp of the growing industry of alcoholic beverages. His Prairie Wolf Distillery will be the first in Oklahoma since Old Russia Distillery in Oklahoma City closed. Prairie Wolf isn’t the only one. Within weeks of filing

Gift of the grape

What do you get the boss? What’s appropriate for a client or employee? How much is enough or too much? okcBIZ consulted several metro wine experts to get their general guidelines. 1. Know the person’s preference. Vance Gregory, owner of Edmond Wine Shop, 1520 S. Boulevard in Edmond, says the most important factor is to