A record crowd for Third Thursday

| March 23, 2011
J.P. Davis and Bridgette Borraga at The Voice-Tribune’s March Third Thursday event at Majid’s.

J.P. Davis and Bridgette Borraga at The Voice-Tribune’s March Third Thursday event at Majid’s.

Lynn Mattingly, of ProFormance Bootcamp, and Tony Seidt came out to Majid’s to Eat • Play • Live with The Voice crew.

Lynn Mattingly, of ProFormance Bootcamp, and Tony Seidt came out to Majid’s to Eat • Play • Live with The Voice crew.

Dinhy Lam, Jawon Dunn and Yao “DJ Fluid” Money at Majid’s.

Dinhy Lam, Jawon Dunn and Yao “DJ Fluid” Money at Majid’s.

Last week, we celebrated our monthly Third Thursday After-Work Party with a record crowd at Majid’s. In lieu of green beer – it was St. Patrick’s day – guests enjoyed Collingwood Canadian Whisky, a new beverage from Brown-Forman, and free appetizers from Majid’s.

We appreciate everyone who made it out, including our networking sponsor, Northwestern Mutual.

Join us at the next Third Thursday After-Work Party on April 21 at a location to be announced.

A dashing trio: Erich Bluefeld, Kirk Stone and The Voice’s Jacob Zimmer were red hot at Wrapped in Red 2011 at the Louisville Marriott Downtown.

A dashing trio: Erich Bluefeld, Kirk Stone and The Voice’s Jacob Zimmer were red hot at Wrapped in Red 2011 at the Louisville Marriott Downtown.

Red Hot

We cover a ton of parties and galas, so it’s always refreshing to attend a brand-new charity bash. You can rank Wrapped in Red 2011 as a fete we hope to see return in 2012.

Not only was the inaugural Red Cross gala a delight, but it’s less expensive companion, the Red Lounge – which began later in the evening ­– offered a high-energy, enjoyable atmosphere with a well-staffed bar, DJ Fluid spinning the latest club tunes and access to The Atlanta Allstars in the main ballroom. Kudos to Lisa Cofer and the rest of the Wrapped in Red committee for organizing a top notch night.

Runway Ready

This year’s Runway for the Roses fashion event begins at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 24, at The Kentucky Center. The evening includes a fashion show presented by Dillard’s along with shopping opportunities from local vendors. Tickets range from $50 to $75 and will be available at the door. All proceeds benefit The Center for Women and Families.

Get more Dish at www.voice-tribune.com. Contact Angie at (502) 551-2698, angie@voice-tribune.com, www.facebook.com/angiefenton2 and www.twitter.com/angiefenton.

photos by JACOB ZIMMER | chief photographer

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Angie Fenton
Angie Fenton is Managing Editor of The Voice-Tribune, a Blue Equity company. She is also an entertainment correspondent for WHAS11′s new morning show, “Great Day Live!”, which debuted August 22 on Louisville’s ABC affiliate. Additionally, Angie is an entertainment correspondent for the Saturday Morning Show with Ron ‘n’ Mel Fisher on 84WHAS (840 AM) and has served in the same capacity for Churchill Downs, the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks; Breeders’ Cup; and Circuit of the Americas during the Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix in November 2012. Angie also serves as an emcee, host, voiceover professional and on-camera commercial talent.

Angie has a bachelor’s and master’s in English from Central Michigan University and began her career as an adjunct professor at her alma mater. She is the youngest of five — four of whom were adopted, including Angie, and none of whom are biologically related. She is also a Michigan native who moved to Kentucky in June 2002. Angie is owned by two dogs — Herbie and Yoda — and feels lucky to have loved and been loved by many more, including Pooch, Jessie, Onyx, Jack and Big Bud, who took his last breath on Christmas Day 2012.

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