Venga Has an App for a Swanky Launch Party

GoVenga.com celebrated its app launch with a yummy party -- with Pamela Sorenson, Ryan Zimmerman, Top Chef's Mike Isabella & more.

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GoVenga.com celebrated its app launch with a yummy party. Guests included Brandt Squires, former GM of LivingSocial, Anne Weih, Heather Downen of Arlington, and Nationals pitcher Ryan Zimmerman.
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Venga (“C’mon, let’s go” in Italian and Spanish) was celebrating the release of their iPhone and Android apps. The apps offer those in in the D.C. area a customizable source for exclusive offers, specials, happy hours, and music at restaurants, bars and nightlife venues.
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Redskins Hall of Famer Darrell Green (2nd from L), Venga co-founder Winston Bao Lord (2nd from R), Pamela Sorenson of Pamela's Punch (R)
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NBC's "Meet the Press" Moderator David Gregory, Redskins Hall of Famer Darrell Green, Venga co-founders Reg Stettinius and Winston Bao Lord
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The Venga launch party gathered notable names from around the city -- hey, who doesn't want to know about the best places to dine and drink?
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Alexi Drucker of the Embassy of Canada and Mark Drapeau of Microsoft.
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Burson Snyder and Pete Snyder of Belle Haven.
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Fiola (601 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.) provided a suitably posh backdrop for Venga's app launch bash.
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Redskins Hall of Famer Darrell Green with Venga co-founder Winston Bao Lord.
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Ashley Reeves and Jerry Jeffries of Logan Circle.
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Fiola calls itself a modern Italian Trattoria, serving Italian cuisine with an emphasis on fresh local ingredients.
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We will have some, please.
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Anne Weih and Brandt Squires of H Street Corridor.
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Jackie Ludden, Sarah Von Pollaro and Executive Chef of Zaytinya Mike Isabella (also of "Top Chef" Season 6)
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Amanda McClements, founder of the blog Metrocurean with Sam Von Pollaro, co-founder of Venga.
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Karl Johnson, owner of Pound Coffee, and Danielle Granville.
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Rahul Bansal of Arlington and Jason Adams of Bethesda.
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Lindsey Becker of West End and Tiffany Evans of Arlington.
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Jackie Ludden and Lindsay Gutekunst of Petworth.
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We'll go Venga because the cupcake told us to.
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