Several former contestants on Bravos Top Chef All-Stars, including local restaurateur Spike Mendelsohn of Good Stuff Eatery and We, the Pizza, will be featured at Venn Strategies 10th anniversary party later this month.
The Normandy Group reports that it will "address issues related to the Federal Trade Commission's review of competition and consumer matters with respect to Google." Google announced that it would hire the firms after the FTC began an antitrust investigation into the tech giant's business practices.
K Street Moves
American Defense International has added two new lobbyists. Jessica Kenyon, who will be ADI's director of health affairs, joined the firm after working at the Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center. And retired Army Col. David Rice signed on as vice president of business development and military affairs.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.