On December 31, 2006, when he was simultaneously hosting New Year's Eve Galas at both the French Embassy and the Washington Plaza Hotel, the Washington Post wrote a cover story about Karlan that characterized him as "an expert party guy." On December 31, 2007, Karlan hosted the farewell party for the historic Hotel Washington, Washington, D.
C.'s oldest continuously operated hotel, the hotel located across the street from the White House.
At our African American Speed Dating Events, you'll meet up to a dozen other black single professionals in your age group through a series of six minute "pre-dates" at a local upscale restaurant or bar.
A typical event ranges from as few as 30 attendees at some of our smaller events to more than 2,000 attendees at our New Year's Eve gala. All Set Restaurant and Bar 8630 Fenton Street Silver Spring, MD 20910 Silver Spring Red Line Metro is 1 mile away Parking Options: Street Parking Spring Cameron Garage (8530 Cameron Street) Montgomery Center Garage (Free after 5PM weekdays, after 3PM on Saturday and free on Sundays.) Please do not park in the lot across the street (to avoid being towed).
Hilton Garden Inn, Old Town Alexandria 1620 Prince Street Alexandria, VA 22314 Within 0.1 miles from the King Street Metro (the hotel is located one block from the Metro station).
In August 2009, Nikkei Trendy in Japan featured Karlan and his Professionals in the City speed dating events as what is currently trendy in the United States.
In October 2010, Washington, DC Mayor Adrian Fenty officially commended Karlan for Professionals in the City surpassing a membership of 200,000 in the Greater Washington, DC metropolitan area and for enhancing the quality of life of residents of Washington, DC.