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The Hollywood Reporter Takes Note!

How L.A. Concierges (Part of a Real-Life Network a la ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’) Cater to VIPs Well, i have to say it was pretty darn cool to be mentioned in The Hollywood Reporter, along with my mentor and former boss, James Little, no less! Click here to read it on their site:  http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/how-la-concierges-part-a-775582 Read the Read more

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Interview: The Grand Budapest Hotel: An Ode to Hospitality

As always, feel free to click the link below for the original article posting. Otherwise, read on! http://theindustreegroup.com/the-grand-budapest-hotel-an-ode-to-hospitality/ By Mikl Wu This is not a review of the movie “The Grand Budapest Hotel.” If you haven’t seen the movie, I suggest you do that now and then come back. Because we’ve got spoilers galore. Wes Read more

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Fox Searchlight Posts About Our Successful Campaign!

In Wes Anderson’s Academy Award-nominated film The Grand Budapest Hotel, our heroes M. Gustave (Ralph Fiennes) and Zero (Tony Revolori) must call upon an underground network of immaculate hotel concierges, dubbed The Society of the Crossed Keys.  The international association and brotherhood of hotel concierges is alive and well. Over the past 24 hours,members of the Society Read more

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Please Meet Andy Pongco Nominee from the USA Sarah Dandashy

Read below for the introduction that Les Clefs d’Or posted on their blog introducing me as one of their Andy Pongco Nominees! https://lesclefsdor.wordpress.com/2015/02/07/please-meet-andy-pongco-nominee-from-the-usa-sarah-dandashy/ Please meet Andy Pongco Nominee from the USA Sarah Dandashy Sarah works at the The London West Hollywood.  In a city where everyone has a concept in development it’s brilliant to check into a Read more

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The Los Angeles Concierge Association Joins Forces with Fox Searchlight in Social Media Campaign

Right place, right time! I am proud to announce that the Los Angeles Concierge Association and Fox Searchlight are teaming up for a great social media campaign. Kalindra Ashleigh and I spearheaded this campaign to promote awareness of the Les Clefs d’Or community while showing support for the film, The Grand Budapest Hotel. Fox Searchlight was Read more

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Les Clefs d’Or USA’s Inaugural Eugenio Chinigo Award!

For those new to Ask A Concierge, I am a proud member of Les Clefs d’Or USA. Les Clefs d’Or USA (pronounced Lay-Clay-Door) is the national organization of professional hotel concierge.  The International Congress of  Les Clefs d’Or is held every year with all respective national organizations participating from around the world. The next meeting will take place in Mendoza, Argentina, in April 2015. A highlight Read more

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