A local icon with a national reputation for excellence, the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza hotel is one of the world’s finest examples of French Art Deco design. The hotel, which opened in 1931, has stood the test of time through generations. Today, it retains the same intricate original details while offering updated modern touches to delight first-time guests and seasoned travelers alike.
Crossroad Health Center, Medical Director
Tri-State Centers for Sight, Ophthalmologist
Lauren Chesley is a contributor to LEAD Cincinnati, Venue Magazine and Make it Better, is writing her first book and blogging along the way about the journey of being "unapologetically you" post-50 at http://www.stuffoflifeblog.com
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Mercy Health, Interventional Radiologist
CinciCares Home Care and Infusion Services, Owner/CEO
If you think it’s the steaks that make Jeff Ruby’s restaurants so successful, guess again. It’s actually a combination of family, relationships, values, community giveback and hometown pride. These are the secret ingredients that make every restaurant in the Jeff Ruby Culinary Entertainment group so successful.
It was an interior designer’s dream: A clean-slate remodel of a living, dining and outdoor area for a young couple’s Indian Hill home. The space consisted of approximately 3,000- to 4,000- square feet in an architecturally clean, contemporary home with painted white brick walls and spacious floor-to-ceiling windows.
Dr. Janice B. Walker served as Xavier University’s Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences for 17 years. In October 2016, Dr. Walker assumed the role of Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at the school.
The Emerging Business Award honors businesses that are in the midst of experiencing growth or have been steadily growing throughout the years. Companies were selected based on their leadership, expertise in their field and the positive impact they are making in the lives of their employees.
Locals from many locales often prefer to keep their sweet spots a secret.
If a single spot on the map can represent Cincinnati’s downtown transformation, it might be an art deco storefront at West Fourth and Plum Streets. That’s where Bertie Ray III and Drew Dearwester have just opened Switch on Fourth, the newest location of their growing business, Switch Lighting & Design.
A fire in 2008 that gutted the towers of Old St. George Church was almost the period at the end of its last sentence. But a partnership between Crossroads Church and Platte Architecture + Design turned that period into a comma.
Many lumber yards and building material stores are designed to meet the needs of the individual do-it-yourselfers with a dedicated “pro” desk. McCabe Lumber has built their business and reputation by offering the professional builder and remodeler a valuable partnership that legitimately earns the label “professional grade.”
For the past 25 years, Litsa Spanos, owner and president of ADC Art Design Consultants, Inc., has been working closely with local and national businesses to style their spaces with fine art pieces that she and her team of professional art consultants personally select.
For Bob Dames and Ed Biery, co-owners of Flipdaddy’s Brilliant Burgers & Craft Beer Bar, the burger business is anything but a job. It’s a lifelong passion, a dream that has come to fruition. Their impeccable attention to detail and responsiveness to customer feedback has earned the attention of their customers, building a devoted fan base and distinguishing their brand.
No one enjoyed the convivial ambience of a cocktail party more than Art Kuhn.
A country music celebrity, a rising star, a former Bengal, and 1,600 Pink Fighters celebrated the 15th Annual Pink Ribbon Luncheon hosted by the Cris Collinsworth ProScan Fund (CCPF).
Being around for over 100 years, it’s safe to say that MainSource Bank knows a few things about what it takes to make a successful business and keep it successful. Senior Vice President David B. Cardell sat down with LEAD to share his experiences of working in Cincinnati and his advice on how to keep the city’s future bright.
During the past year, Alexander Donath, MD, of Cincinnati Facial Plastic Surgery has traveled the world, addressing colleagues in places as diverse as Rio de Janeiro, London and Dubai about the latest trends in cosmetic procedures that keep patients looking their best.
Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy (CHCA) is a fully-engaged pre-kindergarten – grade 12 learning community that enables students to engage at high levels spiritually, academically and socially.
Small firms are doing big things in the world of architecture. WentzDesign, in collaboration with Phoenix Architecture, recently completed a 75,000-square-foot office project in Deerfield Township for London Computer Systems (LCS), an IT company headquartered in Cincinnati best known for its property management software Rent Manager®.
The inspiration behind the Dragonfly Foundation was deeply personal for Christine Neitzke. In 2010, she and her husband, Jim, faced a parent’s worst nightmare when they received a grim diagnosis for their youngest son, Matt.
The Bridal Event by Venue Magazine is an elegant, invitation-only event that offers soon to be brides the opportunity to personally connect with some of the city’s leading wedding vendors all in one beautiful new downtown Cincinnati location.
If you want something done, ask a busy person, the saying goes. Especially if that person happens to be Amy Eskoff Garrett, Vice President, Sales for Beauty, Health and Grooming at Procter & Gamble.
The Christ Hospital Gala 2016: For the Pursuit of Women’s Health raised more than $650,000 to benefit Women’s Health Programs throughout The Christ Hospital Health Network, including research, wellness programs, and patients-in-need.
A holiday party, a rehearsal dinner or an intimate wedding reception, many events in Cincinnati are celebrated at a Jeff Ruby venue.
When other florists won’t tackle difficult or unusual requests, Teresa Messer, owner of Fig Tree Florist and Gifts, is happy to save the day. “Our trademark style is taking on those projects that other florists just won’t touch,” she says.
Until recently, it was common for a client’s interest and return on investment to take a backseat to a stock brokers’ own quest for personal profit.
Healthy Moms & Babes has been making a difference for mothers and infants for three decades, a milestone few non-profit agencies reach.
Stepping Stones 12th annual Bloom event drew more than 400 guests to Greenacres Arts Center in Indian Hill on a balmy October 1. The event raised more than $270,000 to support Stepping Stones’ programs for children, teens and adults with disabilities.
Dean Johns of John D. Dovich & Associates, LLC, recently sat down for a chat with three young professionals, to get their perspective on some financial “do’s and don’ts” for the newly married.
The Backstage Event Center, a loft-style space above Nicholson’s Tavern and the Horse & Barrel Bourbon House, finished a full renovation last fall to offer terrific options for hosting any or all of your wedding celebrations, from ceremonies to receptions and showers. Overlooking the heart of the theatre district, you and your guests will enjoy this warm, urban, vibrant setting.
High atop Mt. Adams, under the stars and with a magnificent view of the diamonds in the Queen City’s skyline, you will find the acclaimed Celestial Steakhouse. Renowned for the quality of its menu and equally superb service, the Celestial Steakhouse is the city’s four-star and four-diamond award winning restaurant.
It is predicted that 1.6 million Americans will be diagnosed and another 600,000 Americans will die from cancer this year. Additionally, it is projected that cancer-related medical costs will increase by 27 percent ($158 billion) by 2020.
Land Rover buyers who do want a taste of the roughing-it experience can head to the wilds of Blue Ash. The region’s only dealership, Jaguar Land Rover Cincinnati, has built a three-acre off-road course complete with rocky paths, hills and mud and a fairly deep faux riverbed. Four times a year, those who bought a new vehicle in the previous six months or so are invited to get them dirty by trying out the track in the rear of the facility.
BDO USA, LLP, one of the nation’s leading accounting and consulting organizations, today announced that Sandra L. Worthington has joined as the Cincinnati Office Audit Managing Partner.
If I say the words "cold feet" what is the first thought that comes to mind? A little word association game if you will. Don't over-think it, just spew out the first words that come to mind when you hear "cold feet". Remember there is no right or wrong answer. Well, maybe there is.
A Trusted, Temporary Home Away From Home
Deborah and Curt Tweddell could bend your ear with all the things their 35-year-old son, Bowen, who was born with severe cerebral palsy disorder, can’t do. Instead, Deborah delightedly shares the amazing abilities and awesome attributes of a young man who must tackle daily living challenges the rest of us cannot possibly understand.
Survival rates for most cancers are climbing, but a cancer diagnosis still carries an enormous impact for patients and their loved ones. Adding to the difficulty, patients often experience many unpleasant symptoms during or after their treatment.
The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati is proud to announce that their 2017 Campaign Chair is Debbie Brant, an extraordinary community leader who genuinely cares about making the community better. Currently a vice-president on the Federation Board, Debbie has been president of the Mayerson JCC, is an alumna of the National Young Leadership Cabinet, and has served as a lay leader at the Federation in many roles.
Brides throughout Greater Cincinnati have trusted the BonBonerie to create gorgeous wedding cakes for their big day for more than three decades. And those cakes are more than just beautiful centerpieces – they taste as good as they look.
Since 1966, the Randolph Company has been serving Greater Cincinnati through sound investment opportunities and portfolio management. Chairman and president Carter F. Randolph, PhD and his team manage portfolios worth more than $500 million.
St. Elizabeth Healthcare is the first hospital system in Greater Cincinnati to use a dissolving stent technology called Absorb, which is used to treat heart disease.
The Cincinnati Art Museum exhibition, “Dressed to Kill: Japanese Arms and Armor,” introduces Japanese samurai culture and arts from the 16th-19th centuries and boasts many rare and never-before-seen objects.
Roehr Insurance Agency has created a name for itself thanks to a hard-earned reputation for superior customer service. Alvin Roehr, Jr., the president and CEO, prides himself on delivering protection for each client based on their specific needs. His agents cultivate a personal relationship with each customer.
Cincinnati brides and grooms need look no further than the Elements Conference and Event Centre to see their wedding wishes come to fruition. The meticulous event planning staff takes your vision and shapes it into the wedding of your dreams.
If your son or daughter gets hurt in the evening while skateboarding or playing sports, you would probably take them to an emergency room, right? But what if you could take them to an orthopedic clinic to see a specialist? You now have that option at the new Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine walk-in clinic in Northern Kentucky.
On Monday, November 14th, the Ladies of Kindervelt 50 hosted an exclusive fashion show and luncheon featuring the Best of Saks Fifth Avenue. This was one of KV #50 most successful fashion show, raising over $43,500.
As financial advisors, our team at Beshear Financial gets to see firsthand the abundance of resources our clients manage beyond money. I was recently reminded of the resources we all have beyond money. We’ve found the following “Life Account Paradigm” incredibly helpful in planning and strategy for clients, and I believe these are important even if you are not a person of faith.
Roderick Hinton knew the Children’s Home of Cincinnati was the right fit for him. Now he wants to spread the word.