Oct 31

President Obama’s Gatekeeper Ferial Govashiri Honored at Marie Claire New Guard Lunch

One of the new stars of Marie Claire’s 50 Most Connected Women , Ferial Govashiri, was one of the most popular at their New Guard lunch Thursday at Hearst Tower.

WHC Insider Editor Tammy Haddad with New Guard Honoree Ferial Govashiri

WHC Insider Editor Tammy Haddad with New Guard Honoree Ferial Govashiri

Washington super lobbyist Liz Robbins, joined Marie Claire consultant Alyssa Mastromonaco and SKDK’s Audrey Gelman. Two other favorites were SKDK’s Lindsey Green and Bloomberg’s Stephanie Ruhle while CNN’s Kate Bolduan charmed the crowd with baby pictures. Betsy Beers, Executive Producer of Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal, and How to Get Away with Murder dazzled the crowd with a inspiring a speech about how television saved her life.

Curl up with the new Marie Claire this weekend and memorize the New Guard. You will want to meet them.

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Oct 22

Ben Bradlee and Sally Quinn with Obama Adviser Austan Goolsbee and wife, Robin

Sally Quinn, Austan Goolsbee, Ben Bradlee and Robin Goolsbee 2011

Sally Quinn, Austan Goolsbee, Ben Bradlee and Robin Goolsbee 2011

Oct 22

Ben Bradlee: A Consummate Washington Editor

Washington mourns the loss of Ben Bradlee, the man who made them run to read the Washington Post every morning.

Ben Bradlee, Washington Post editor with his son,  Quinn on April 15, 2009

Ben Bradlee, Washington Post editor with his son, Quinn on April 15, 2009

Sep 21

Ms. Megan Smith Goes to Washington

Mikey Dickerson,Megan Smith, Hilary Rosen, Tammy Haddad, Kara Swisher, Lucky Carney

Mikey Dickerson,Megan Smith, Hilary Rosen, Tammy Haddad, Kara Swisher, Lucky Carney

Vicki Kennedy, Rita Braver, Bob Barnett, Jeremy Bash

Vicki Kennedy, Rita Braver, Bob Barnett, Jeremy Bash

One of Google’s top thinkers, Megan Smith, joined the White House as Chief Technology Officer and Saturday night Washington rolled out the Design Cuisine treats for a proper welcome for Ms. Smith.
Hilary Rosen, Hunter and Kathleen Biden, Kara Swisher, Tammy Haddad and Edie and Walt Mossberg introduced Ms.Smith to some of Washington’s top influentials and media.

See the slide show to the left of this post for more photos.

Sep 16

Gillibrand Campaign for Women Washington, D.C. Stop

Tina Smith, Senator Amy Klobuchar, Senator Kirstin Gillibrand, Connie Milstein

Tina Smith, Senator Amy Klobuchar, Senator Kirstin Gillibrand, Connie Milstein


She didn’t need a band or cheerleaders or a theme song but Senator Kirstin Gillibrand’s campaign to push women into the C-suites and front offices continued at Connie Milstein’s book party for her Monday evening in Washington,D.C. Milstein introduced Gillibrand as a friend of all women and Gillibrand then told the intimate crowd of friends and media that she is proud of the conversation she has started.
Here is Politico Playbook’s pool report.
OUT AND ABOUT: Connie Milstein hosted a party at her Georgetown house to toast Kirsten Gillibrand on her new book “Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World.”SPOTTED by Daniel Lippman: Andrea Mitchell, Tammy Haddad, Karen Finney, Jeremy Bash, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Stephanie Cutter, Bob Barnett and Rita Braver, Nick Massella, Matt Dornic, Ret. Gen. George Casey and wife Sheila, Debbie Dingell, Jack and Susanna Quinn, Neera Tanden, Martha Slagle, Emily Heil, Glenn Caplan, Kathleen Sebelius, John Coale, Fred Hochberg, Harold Ickes, Kelley McCormick, Jay Newton-Small, Polson Kanneth and Nikki Schwab.

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