Author: Matt

The Event of the Year

Everything you need to know about hospitality’s hottest event – the 2024 Bar Magazine Awards – we share words from attendees and sponsors, revealing why you should get involved next year! Where you there? Kicking 2024 off with a bang, the Bar Magazine Awards brought the

KOSTAS BARDAS

Sitting down with winner of the Best Venue Manager Award, Kostas Bardas, Bar & Beverage Manager at St James Bar, Sofitel London, where he reveals more about his career so far, detailing the key attributes to his big win at the Bar Magazine Awards! Please tell

IAIN MCPHERSON 

Iain McPherson, Owner of Panda & Sons, and esteemed winner of the Best Mixologist Award, reveals more about his successful career in the bar industry, detailing his accomplishments and sharing some wise words of advice for fellow visionaries of mixology.  Please tell our readers briefly about

THE ZETTER CLERKENWELL

We speak to The Zetter Clerkenwell’s General Manager, Altan Buyukgiray, who shares more details about the outstanding venue and what winning the Best Venue Design Award means to the team. Please tell our readers briefly about The Zetter Clerkenwell. The original idea for The Zetter Clerkenwell was

BARGE EAST

Winner of the Best Dining Concept Award, Barge East’s Marketing Director, Greg Swaby, tells all about the exceptional venue in Hackney Wick, detailing the importance to venues of outstanding culinary offerings, as well as the key elements of the team’s success.  Please tell our readers about

THE ALCHEMIST

We sit down with Kieran Corbitt, Brand PR and Social Manager at The Alchemist, who details the brand’s exceptional marketing efforts, sharing the elements of their success and the contributing factors to their well-deserved win at the BMAs. Please tell our readers about The Alchemist and

BOW BAR

Francesco Betti, Bar Manager at Bow Bar, Hilton London Metropole, shares more about the planet-forward venue, revealing what winning The Environment Award means to the team. Please tell our readers about Bow Bar and the venue’s approach to sustainability. Bow Bar is the East London-inspired destination bar