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AMP3 PR Adds Polpettina Homestyle Pizza Kitchen To Client Roster

AMP3 Public Relations is thrilled to announce that we’re handling the publicity agency needs for Polpettina Homestyle Pizza Kitchen– a new Italian influenced New American restaurant in Eastchester, NY, just a short metro north ride outside the city.

Polpettina is in the midst of an expansion, scheduled to be complete October 1st, 2011, that will add the Polpettina Market to their existing space. Polpettina Market will bring additional seating as well as a market where you can buy homemade jarred Polpettina products and organic Blue Bottle coffee.

We will be holding an opening party for the restaurant later this October.

For press inquiries, contact Ashley Lutzker at 646.827.9594 or [email protected]

Milk Street Cafe Holds A Press Preview

Milk Street Cafe held a private press preview this past Monday night, June 6th, at their new New York City location at 40 Wall Street in the Trump Building. The new Milk Street Cafe is a 23,000 square foot ‘food hall’ space featuring a high-end selection of various food stations and gourmet cuisine which will include: a barista station, made-to-order breakfasts, made-from-scratch breads, desserts and pastries, pasta bar, Asian specialties, sushi bar, two create-your-own salad bars (one vegetarian, one not), homemade soups, a grill, a rotisserie and a carving station.

The press preview featured guided-tours of the space, interviews with the owner, Marc Epstein, as well as samples based off of the menu (created by Executive Chef Steven Mettle) including brushetta and risotto, spring rolls and pan fried noodles, fresh sushi and sashimi, and specialty dessert smoothies like strawberry-banana, vanilla bean, and mocha espresso.

The public opening of the Milk Street Cafe Food Hall will kick off on June 23rd with an Opening Bell Ceremony and complimentary cookies and coffee between 10-11am.

Check out photos from the Milk Street Press Preview on their Facebook Fan Page:

La Vie Lounge Celebrates Grand Opening

La Vie Lounge celebrated their Grand Opening last night, April 28th, with a private party featuring tastings from their new French-Moroccan fusion menu, designed by Chef Momo Terien.

Guests at the event were treated to an open bar, hookah, passed hors d’oeuvres from the new menu, and an impromptu belly dancing performance.

Check out all the photos from the night on the La Vie Lounge Facebook fan page.

AMP3 Adds La Vie Lounge to Client Roster

AMP3 PR is proud to announce that we have added a new restaurant to our client roster, La Vie Lounge!

La Vie Lounge is an exotic, upscale French-Moroccan fusion restaurant & lounge nestled in NYC’s East Village. With it’s beautifully intricate hanging lanterns and intoxicating ambience, stepping into La Vie is like stepping into a scene from Arabian Nights. La Vie offers a full French-Moroccan fusion menu put together by newly acquired chef, Momo Terien, and nightly entertainment including live Arabic music, belly dancers, and some of the best DJ’s in the city. La Vie is also known for offering one of the best happy hour’s in town; $15 fresh fruit hookah, $4 sangria, $3 select beer, and $6 well drinks from 6-10pm, every day.

Become a fan of La Vie Lounge on their Facebook page or follow them on Twitter: @LaVieLounge, to find out about other great promotions.

To find out more about La Vie Lounge or for any press inquiries, please contact Ashley Lutzker via 646-827-9594 or [email protected]

Food Bloggers LOVE Goodburger

Working under the notion that people like to watch their food being cooked, AMP3 PR client goodburger recently unveiled their new open-cooking concept at the Union Square location in mid February. With plans to carry this concept to the other 5 locations in the coming months, the Maiden Lane restaurant was the next to adopt the new look this week. Additionally, goodburger recently made changes to their burger seasoning and switched to a juicier, red Roma tomato and a leafier green lettuce. So far the response has been great, with many area food bloggers jumping on the goodburger bandwagon. See what great things bloggers have been saying:

BurgerConquest Blog
Donuts4Dinner Blog
The Burger Review
Burger Business

For all the latest goodburger news, follow them on Facebook & Twitter.

AMP3 adds goodburger to the roster!

AMP3 PR is proud to announce that we have added a new restaurant to our client roster, goodburger, “home of the goodburger”!

goodburger is New York City’s burger joint! One of the first true burger joints in the city, they really started the current burger craze. goodburger is committed to quality and has ingredients delivered fresh to their restaurants every morning. goodburger takes pride in what they do, and it all starts from quality, natural, fresh ingredients and they wouldn’t do it any other way because when it comes to burgers, fries and shakes, getting fresh is a good thing.

Become a fan of goodburger on their Facebook page or follow them on Twitter: @mygoodburger, to find out about other great offers.

goodburger currently has 6 Manhattan locations and can be found at

To find out more about goodburger or for any press inquiries, please contact Ashley Lutzker via 646-827-9594 or [email protected]

Blazetrak Partners With Nolcha For New Fashion Week Competition

Blazetrak is partnering with Nolcha, a leading platform for independent fashion designers, for a contest that will ultimately give one aspiring designer the opportunity of a lifetime to participate in Nolcha Fashion Week: New York in February 2011.

Effective immediately, fashion designers from all over the world are invited to be considered for this online competition. By submitting pictures of their best work through Blazetrak, they will be officially entered and guaranteed a review by Nolcha’s team.

The winner of the competition will receive: complimentary exhibition space at the Nolcha Fashion Lounge: New York; a two-hour consultation regarding target, retailers, supply chain, breakeven and scale of the line by Global Purchasing Group; free membership to plus featured spotlight and interview; a complete business formation package by; and a sourcing package that includes premium level membership to Source4Style, including complimentary swatches and sourcing consultation.

Nolcha Fashion Week: New York is a four day fashion week event held simultaneously with New York Fashion Week annually in February and September reaching 10MM+ media impressions which includes runway shows, accessory exhibition and Ethical Fashion Preview.

For one month, from November 17th through to December 17th, 2010 – fashion designers are invited to submit up to 6 images of their best work through Blazetrak (images can include drawings, models wearing garments, just garments, etc).

Contestants will be given two submission choices at two price points on Blazetrak. At a lower fee, contestants may submit up to 6 images of their best original fashion designs and receive a notification that their submission was reviewed. At a higher fee, contestants may submit up to 6 images of their best original fashion designs and receive a guaranteed, personalized video response with feedback from Nolcha’s CEO, Kerry Bannigan.

All submissions will be fully considered for the competition, but only video response submissions are guaranteed to be reviewed by Kerry Bannigan herself. All others may be reviewed by Kerry Bannigan or her representatives.

On January 7th, 2011, the winning fashion designer will be announced live on Ustream, giving the winner just under a month to prepare their collection for February Fashion Week in New York City.

To enter or for specifics on this competition, visit:

For more information on Nolcha, visit For more information on Blazetrak, visit For any press related inquiries, please contact Alyson Campbell of AMP3 Public Relations via 646.827.9594 or [email protected].

Trey Morgan Featured in the Wall Street Journal

AMP3 PR client Trey Morgan was featured in the Wall Street Journal this morning as the paper’s Donor of the Day. Additionally, Trey was featured in Encore Magazine and recently made appearances on both the The Judith Regan Show on SIRIUS Satellite Radio as well as the Elvis Duran show on Z100 to discuss his 30 Deeds, 30 Days campaign.

30 Deeds, 30 Days kicked off today with Trey helping to build a house for Habitat for Humanity. September has barely begun and Trey has already confirmed his full volunteer schedule. Trey has chosen to get involved with a diverse group of organizations over the coming 30 days, which you can find out all about on the website,

Check out Trey’s Volunteer Schedule:

Check out a video of Trey on the Elvis Duran Show on Z100: