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In the dog days of summer, we all need a little afternoon pick me up- and please let it be the caffeinated kind. The Brooks Brothers Flatiron Shop x Handsome Coffee Roasters present Iced Coffee Bar from Friday August 17-Friday August 24, 2pm-5pm daily. For an entire week, the Brooks Brothers Flatiron Shop, 901 Broadway at 20th Street, will host the Iced Coffee Bar. All are invited to come in daily from 2pm-5pm daily for the week to receive a complimentary iced Handsome coffee served up by World Barista Champion and co-founder of Handsome Coffee Roasters, Michael Phillips along with New York-based Handsome barista, Park Brannen.
The Brooks Brothers Flatiron Shop opened in November 2011. The instantly popular concept store offers a variety of some of Brooks Brothers’ most iconic items for men and women all presented in a casual atmosphere.
ABOUT HANDSOME COFFEE ROASTERS
Handsome Coffee Roasters was founded by Michael Phillips, Tyler Wells and Chris Owens in 2011. Their Los Angeles based coffee bar opened in February 2012 in the Arts District of downtown Los Angeles. www.handsomecoffee.com
ABOUT BROOKS BROTHERS
As America’s oldest retailer, Brooks Brothers has long been a fashion innovator. Established in New York City in 1818, Brooks Brothers was the first to offer ready-to-wear clothing and has continued throughout history with iconic product introductions including: seersucker, madras, the non-iron shirt and the original button-down collar. Nearly two centuries later, Brooks Brothers is proud to uphold the same traditions and values and to be the destination for ladies and gentlemen from every generation. Since its founding 194 years ago in New York, Brooks Brothers has become a legendary international brand while maintaining a steadfast commitment to exceptional service, quality, style and value. www.brooksbrothers.com
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
NFL Wide Receiver, TERRELL OWENS Teams Up with Music & Film Icon, Olivia Newton-John to Co-Host Baltimore Pink and Blue for Two on Saturday September 3rd in Baltimore.
Music and Film Icon, Olivia Newton-John and top NFL Wide Receiver and star of The T.O. Show (VH1), Terrell Owens have teamed up to host Pink and Blue for Two (PB42) on Saturday September 3, 2011 taking place during the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix. A portion of the proceeds will benefit will the Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre (ONJCWC), currently under construction in Melbourne, Australia as well as the Baltimore-based Cool Kids Campaign which focuses on the social, emotional and academic needs of children living with cancer.
After two very successful first events in 2010, raising much needed funds and awareness for the initiative, PB42 has joined forces with the IZOD IndyCar Series, for what will be a stellar evening of awareness, philanthropy and fun. For the PB42 team, the opportunity to bring their message to the people of Baltimore will only help in their goal of reaching across the country in the effort to link the strikingly similar statistics between breast and prostate cancers and to urge couples to remind one another to visit their Dr.’s regularly for life saving cancer screening tests.
Music and film icon, Olivia Newton-John, will be back to host her third PB42 event and will treat the night’s guests to a couple of her classic songs. As a breast cancer “thriver”, Newton-John has passion for the PB42 cancer awareness campaign that was founded by her nephew and former professional racecar driver, Emerson Newton-John.
Terrell Owens, will be joining Olivia to co-host his first PB42 event and help bring awareness to how important it is to help lower the rate of breast and prostate cancer diagnosis through early detection. “I am honored to be asked by Olivia to join her in co-hosting such an important event and am committed to bringing awareness to how important early detection is in our fight against cancer,” says Terrell Owens.
Numerous celebrity guests will be on hand to show their support, and will range from the Hollywood, sporting, motorsport, and political worlds. Notably, legendary racecar driver A.J. Foyt will be in attendance to show his support of the initiative and the PB42 team. On the musical side of things, local Baltimore favorites and acclaimed musicians, the Kelly Bell Band, will keep the crowd entertained with their impressive blend of blues, hip-hop and funk.
Baltimore’s #1 entertainment venue, Rams Head Live!, will serve as PB42 party central, blending its unique rock and roll flavor with the elegance of the Pink and Blue for Two brand. With its multi-floored layout, impressive stage, numerous bars and open feel, the guests will surely have an amazing evening
Tickets are available to the public for purchase. Guests will not only experience the wonderful sights and sounds of the evening, but will also be treated to fantastic food created by the Ram’s Head Live chefs and top-shelf liquor, courtesy of GREY GOOSE®. Ticket prices range from $45-$500.
Key event partners and sponsors include; GREY GOOSE® , Romulo and Robert Yanes, Amazon Herb Company, Marriott Hotels, CBS Radio, WBAL-TV, and the IZOD IndyCar Series . For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit
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SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday August 16, 2010 World Barista Champion, Co-Founder of @HandsomeRoaster and all around gentleman Michael Phillips will be doing a special guest barista shift at RBC NYC. He’ll make espresso for you, your mother, your accountant and your neighbor, so treat yourself and give way to his charms.
Meet Michael Tuesday, August 16th, 9am-3pm @ RBC NYC
71 Worth St (between Broadway and Church St) Tribeca
(212) 226-1111 www.rbcnyc.com
Subway: A, C, 1, 2, 3 to Chambers St
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