Venga Launch Party at Fiola
Venga celebrated the launch their new website and iPhone/Android apps on Wednesday April 20th, with a swanky, celeb-studded party at Penn Quarter's newest restaurant Fiola. Special guests included Washington Nationals' Ryan Zimmerman, Pro Football Hall of Famer Darrell Green, "Meet the Press" host David Gregory, Fox News' Chris Wallace and "Top Chef" finalist Mike Isabella.
The online service provides consumers in the D.C. metro area with realtime exclusive offers, specials, happy hours, and music at nearby restaurants, bars, and nightlife venues directly to their phones. Venga already has over 70 restaurants and bars signed up, including those from such notable chefs as Mike Isabella, Spike Mendelsohn and "Chef Geoff" Tracy.
“With Venga, I'll be able to send real time updates to give guests in the area another reason to stop by Graffiato, like - 'Just made 20 orders of zeppoles, get them while they're hot,'" said Isabella.
Pictured: Washington Nationals Ryan Zimmerman