• Monthly Meeting

    April Meeting Recording

    Many thanks to those who were able to join us this month for a restorative meeting with Angela Vieira, founder of The Barre + Yoga Experience, courtesy of our friends at YAY Concierge. If you missed the meeting, please click this link to check it out! Skål…and Namaste!

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    April 2021 Meeting Details Announced

    We have another amazing meeting planned for you on April 15th. This month we will be partnering again with our friends from YAY Concierge to present to you a BREATH, BALANCE + RESTORE session. Full details are available here. You don’t need to be a yogi to have fun learning these new skills – this will be very accessible for everyone! We are also THRILLED to announce that the board is meeting in person in April. Board Member Dan Donahue from The Lenox Hotel will be hosting the group safely. We can’t wait to report back. Looking forward to seeing you all in person soon, and on zoom April 15!

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    General,  Monthly Meeting

    March 2021 Recordning

    What a meeting! From traditional Irish ballads sung by our amazing Skål USA President Jim Dwyer, to a whiskey tasting from expert Grace Bennet from YAY Concierge – this meeting was CRAIC! Happy St. Patrick’s Day… …and Happy St. Joseph’s too for those who made sure we didn’t forget! Watch the full meeting here on our YouTube channel:

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    Monthly Meeting

    March 2021 Meeting

    Skål Boston Welcomes Whiskey Expert Grace Bennett Courtesy of YAY Concierge for our March Meeting Join us for our March meeting on the 18th at 12pm as we learn about Irish Whiskey and learn to make a true classic cocktail – the Irish Coffee. Click below to view the PDF with all of the details about the event and some background on our presenter Grace. Shopping List for the meeting: Jameson Irish Whiskey Freshly Brewed Coffee Heavy Whipping Cream Cinnamon or Nutmeg Chocolate Shavings (Optional) Sugar (for simple syrup) Bar Kit with Jigger Coffee Pot Bar spoon / or stirring spoon Handheld Mixer or Shaker for Cream Mug / Georgian…

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    Skål International to win the World’s Leading Tourism Association Award

    Uzakrota Global Travel Awards Has Announced the Global Winners for the Travel and Tourism Industry – 2020 Uzakrota Travel Awards – the global initiative to recognize and reward excellence in travel and tourism – unveiled the 2020 winners of its World Leading categories yesterday. It has been announced that Skål International has won the World’s Leading Tourism Association Category among eight other associations that were nominated for this category. After registration between 18th and 24th January 2021, the voting began on January 25, lasted until midnight on February 5, 2021. As a result of the competition, 182,475 votes were registered globally awards were distributed in 45 categories. The awards will…

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    Skål Boston February 2021 Meeting

    Welcome to our new board for 2021 – congratulations and thank you! Thank you to Past President Terrilynn Haak for bringing us Sandy Block, Master of Wine, for a Sancerre Rose tasting and a ton of wine knowledge. To learn more about Sandy, please click here to follow him on Instagram. If you missed the meeting, or just couldn’t take notes fast enough to keep up with Sandy’s amazing wine tips, watch the full meeting here: Finally, please click around the website. There are lots of changes happening and more to come! We have our 2021 events calendar loaded, your 2021 board directory, and a brand new careers page! The…

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    Envoy Boston is Hiring!

    Update February 18: the position has been filled but please keep an eye on our new careers page for more opportunities as they arise Hello Fellow Skålleagues, Our friend Joe Melia asked that we share the following with you and your networks: We have a fantastic opportunity for a talented individual to join The Envoy Hotel, Marriott Autograph Collection As we are looking for a Full-time Night Auditor (5 days per week). Do you have a hospitality or tourism job in Greater Boston / New England you’d like to share? Send us a message at info@skalboston.org

  • Monthly Meeting,  President's Messages

    Songwriters Hall of Famer Steve Dorff Dazzles Skål Boston with Stories and Songs during January Meeting

    If you were able to join us for our January meeting you too must have been pleasantly surprised by the incredible show that Songwriter Hall of Famer Steve Dorff put on for us. Thanks to Chris Pappas, and her friend Dan Spears from BMI for creating such a special program for us to enjoy! Read more from BMI here. Missed it? Want to see it again? Please enjoy our full meeting below! Many thanks too to Jim Dwyer, President of Skål USA for joining us and leading our toast. Here’s to a safe, prosperous, and friend-filled 2021. Skål!

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    Skål Boston 2020 Holiday Party

    Skålleagues we are grateful to have had the opportunity to toast together on December 17, 2020. It has certainly been an unexpected year, but the fellowship of this group has been a light. Our President, Beth Stehley, welcomed us all to the event and acted as event emcee taking us through a terrific program. Everyone who pre-registered for the meeting was surprised by the Skål elves with a holiday surprise to make your toast a little sweeter. We toasted with outgoing Skål USA President Dave Ryan, who’s been a regular with us this year, and with incoming President Jim Dwyer. Carrie Campbell announced our 2020 charity and David Colella introduced…

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    You are not alone.

    Skål Boston is supporting the AFSP of MA in honor of Walter Janulewicz Our local hospitality industry recently lost one of our own, Walter Janulewicz.  Walter served the last 29 years as a concierge at the Four Seasons Boston.  Whatever our Skal Boston Chapter raises during our event will be given to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), Massachusetts Chapter in Walter’s name.  AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. For more information, visit www.afsp.org/massachusetts. Donate and Learn More Here To learn more about the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention of Massachusetts, or to access their important resources, please visit: AFSP Massachusetts…