I am Downtown Boston: Neighbor Profiles
William Bunce, Ritz Boston

I Am Downtown Boston: William Bunce, General Manager Of The Ritz-Carlton, Boston And The Ritz-Carlton Residences

With more than 20 years in the hospitality industry, William Bunce’s portfolio is pretty suite. Pun intended. You could even say he has the touch that propels luxury hotels into superstar status. Especially when youR...


Melodye Mueller

I Am Downtown Boston: Melodye Mueller, VP Marketing And Strategic Alliances, CloudHealth Technologies

You might say CloudHealth Technologies is on Cloud Nine. With new remote global offices in Sydney, Tel Aviv, Singapore, and Amsterdam, $46 million in Series D funding, and a more than doubled customer base, it was time for thi...



James Razsa

I Am Downtown Boston: James Razsa, Democracy Brewing

As you’re sipping your frosty craft beer while temps soar into the 90s, the last thing on your mind is next winter. Well, it should be. That’s when Boston gets its first worker-owned brewery (the second in the nati...


I Am Downtown Boston: Alena Karabina. Photo courtesy Alena Karabina

I Am Downtown Boston: Alena Karabina, Owner Studio52 Yoga

There’s so much going on in Downtown Crossing. It has a day time work crowd hustle bustle and a night-time play hard crowd. Alena Karabina wants the area to find some balance. So she opened her boutique Studio52 in Octob...



Executive Chef Preston Miller

I Am Downtown Boston: RUKA’s Executive Chef Preston Miller

Just when you think they couldn’t be any more intriguing, the team behind Yvonne’s and Lolita’s has opened RUKA at the boutique Godfrey Hotel. The latest endeavor from managing partners Chris Jamison and Mark...


Trish Berry the new General Manger of the Ames Hotel.

I Am Downtown Boston: Trish Berry, General Manager of Ames Hotel

Walking into the Ames Boston Hotel is like walking straight into a history book. Constructed in 1893 as the Ames Agricultural Tool Company, the 19th century granite building is still considered Boston’s first skyscraper a...



Gordon Burnes, CMO, Bullhorn Inc. Photo courtesy of Bullhorn Inc.

I Am Downtown Boston: Gordon Burnes, CMO Of Bullhorn Inc.

When your customers are loving/hating you, it would be nice to communicate the good, bad and ugly loud and clear. This way, you can maintain a healthy relationship. But you don’t always have a bullhorn. Headquartered in B...


BRICK is a 20,000 sq ft urban country club smack in heart of Downtown Boston.

I Am Downtown Boston – Sarah Vazirani, Co-owner and Director of Operations at BRICK Boston

You might have seen her (or at least her high performance wear) around the CrossFit world, as the founder of apparel company Via Privé, focusing on technical performance wear for the CrossFit market. Today Sarah Vazirani is ...



Jamie Walsh

I Am Downtown Boston: Jamie Walsh, Bar Manager at Stoddard’s Fine Food & Ale

It’s no surprise Stoddard’s Fine Food & Ale won best downtown bar by The Improper Bostonian. They’ve had years of practice. At least in theory. Located in the historic 144-year-old Stoddard’s Fine Cutlery bu...


Rob Murray

I Am Downtown Boston: Rob Murray, President of Skyword

With a recent move in July from the Seaport District to 38 Chauncy Street, Skyword moved onward and upward to quite literally bigger and better things. This content strategist business doubled its space to 16,000 square feet on...