Monthly Archives: August 2012

Training Jobs at Breslow Partners’ PR Boot Camp

It’s that time again. Breslow Partners is searching for the next smart, savvy and confident Samantha Jones, that confident and cunning PR gal on Sex and the City. If you’ve got the kind of hunger that will drive you into a position you love, Breslow Partners five month training program will help you reach the pinnacle of success. It will open doors with the best employment opportunities. If you’re serious about PR, this is your chance to beat out the competition. Breslow Partners, an award-winning public relations agency is based in Philadelphia, and specializing in lifestyle and hospitality.

The lucky candidate will participate in an intense, hands-on training program. BUT, he or she must be willing to give this opportunity everything. In return you will learn public relations from the bottom up. We’re looking for highly motivated individuals, who are eager to work hard to obtain excellence in his/her career, and obtain a fabulous job in the process. You will work directly with the company president and have the ability to experience how accounts are won, participate in campaign development, and manage day-to-day operations. You must be an outstanding communicator, both written and oral, organized and have the potential to be effective project managers, capable of performing multiple tasks under tight deadlines, as well as able to work both independently and in teams. If you think you’ve got what it takes for this position, email your resume asap to: tina@breslowpartners.com. To learn more about the company, check out the website at http://breslowpartners.com.

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Spoons Across America seeks Executive Director

Hey there foodies,

Looking for a great job in NYC? Do you love food and are you interested in helping kids gain knowledge about healthy eating. Here’s a position you shouldn’t pass up. Spoons Across America (SAA) is seeking an Executive Director who will advance its mission – educating children, families and teachers about the benefits of healthy eating. “We are seeking someone who is energetic, has proven fundraising abilities, strong communication skills, and will work collaboratively with the Board of Trustees and staff members.” The Director will oversee the development and systematic growth of fundraising activities to support SAA programs and increase public awareness of SAA’s ability to influence the eating habits of children.

This individual is the primary public face of the organization and is responsible for maintaining strong and productive relationships with program partners, schools, donors, and other community agencies who promote, celebrate and influence the essential role of food, its local sources, and cultural traditions in America. For more info, check out this link. http://www.idealist.org/view/job/Kzdb84X4dCxd/

The position reports to a Board of Trustees consisting of professionals and volunteers strongly committed to SAA’s vision: To ensure that every child, family, and teacher can understand, appreciate and act on the central role that food plays in daily life as its weaves its way from the farm to the table.

E-mail cover letter summarizing interest, qualifications/experience and salary requirements, along with a current resume (Word document) to Jeffrey Bank, V.P. Board of Trustees: jbank@wsgr.com and place SAA Director Search in the subject line.

Buy a Bag, Give a Bag to help homeless animals

Pet adoptions are on a rise, but so are the numbers of stray, abandoned and feral animals in local shelters. In fact, many shelters are having trouble keeping up financially and are literally running out of food. But, your local Pet Valu store is making it easy to help stop this alarming trend before it’s too late.

Right now, while you are picking up food for your own pets, you can purchase a second bag of food for the four-legged friends in need. Simply buy an extra bag and leave it at Pet Valu. The store will make sure that a struggling local shelter receives the donation.

Go and get that good karma! Click here to find the Pet Valu nearest you. And, keep an eye out in the future for more ways that you and Pet Valu can help our cute and cuddly animal counterparts. They won’t be able to find a new family on an empty stomach!

Book your next event at “Underbar” of Bierstube

Looking for a neat, inexpensive and fun location to impress that important client or friends? Bierstube Tsingtau offers a private lounge called, “Underbar,” located on the lower level. With an intimate space that can accommodate up to 50 guests and a private entrance, the room is in high demand.

Table seating for 30 persons, private bar seating for 10 persons and room for 10 more standing, Underbar is a perfect spot to host bachelor / bachlerotte parties, office parties, fantasy sports drafts, birthdays and even rehearsal dinners.  With free wireless internet and two monitors for computer presentations, the space can accomidate everything from a formal meeting to a relaxing underground hideaway in no time at all.  Ask to have the soothing waterfall turned on and relax in the Feng shui of over 200 beers around you!

Biestube’s extensive beer selections gives guests plenty to talk about and our friendly servers are always willing to share their beer knowledge with you. Pre-arrange a meal from our menu, or custom-build a feast with the help of our knowledgeable chefs. To make a reservation or request a consultation, email Bierstube at info@mybierstube.com. Biestube Tsingtau is located at 206 Market Street.

Job Fair for opening restaurant

Tavro 13 has something special to offer… JOBS! Chef Terence Feury and partners are hosting a job fair on September 4th. They are looking to hire front of house and back of house staff. There are over 60 positions available, including sous chefs to line cooks, servers, assistant managers, bartenders, hosts, and everything in between. All positions offer competitive salaries and benefits, with opportunities for advancement.

Tavro 13 is located on the site of the historic Old Swedes Inn. It features a fine dining room, live music lounge, expansive bar, scenic patio, and room for private parties and events. With acclaimed chef Terence Feury helming the kitchen, Tavro 13 is set to become the centerpiece for dining and entertainment in the Swedesboro area.

The job fair will be held on September 4th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tavro 13 is located at 306 Kings Highway, Swedesboro, New Jersey. If you’re interested in applying, send resumes by August 27th to hiringtavro13@AOL.com. The Tavro staff will review resumes and contact applicants to schedule appointments.

Help “Stuff the Bus” with school supplies for kids in need

Join Fox 29 ‘s Good Day for their annual school supplies collection Friday, August 24th from 7 to 10 am in front of the studio at 4th and Market Streets. All items collected will be distributed by United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and Cradles to Crayons.

The collection helps children start the school year equipped with the right tools needed to succeed in the classroom. As the poorest of the nation’s 10 largest cities, Philadelphia’s child poverty rate is the highest it’s been in 50 years. Fox 29’s Good Day Crew including Bus Stop Buddy will be collecting school supplies all morning. They need the following items:

  • Book Bags
  • Loose Leaf Paper
  • Flash Drives
  • Composition books
  • 3 Ring Binders
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Crayons
  • Pencil cases
  • Calculators
  • Erasers
  • Folders

So while your out and purchasing your children’s back to school supplies, pick up a few extra items and drop it off at FOX this Friday to help less fortunate kids have a more successful and fruitful school year!

Laugh it up on Tuesday Nights with FREE Comedy Performances

Need a little laughter in your life? Running until December 22nd, Rittenhouse Comedy, features a FREE weekly stand-up comedy show brought to you by Noche’s Lounge and Miller High Life. The show is hosted by Jack Martin, Paul Goodman and Brian Finnell.

So after a long day at work or for a fun and casual night on the town, come grab a few drinks, order some great food and enjoy a FREE stand-up comedy performance. Specials include $3 Miller High Life bottles and $3 Stoli drinks.

Noche Lounge is located at 1901 Chestnut Street. The laughter begins at 9 pm every Tuesday.