February 27, 2019 By Greg Ferraro Leave a Comment LAS VEGAS, NV – A local entrepreneur is offering a new twist to dining out with drinks, calling it “happy hour all the time.” Las Vegas resident, Jess Horan, announced today she has launched Original Cocktail Club, the first subscription-based mobile app offering members half-off alcoholic beverages at participating restaurant locations throughout the valley. Original Cocktail Club’s distinct business model is designed to help users save money, while giving restaurant partners the opportunity to fill seats during off-peak business hours. The mobile app allows members to discover new restaurants around town by using its map feature. Users can also search by cuisine, price and day, as well as explore restaurant menus. “The food and beverage industry in Las Vegas is really hot right now, and we felt that this was the perfect time to bring something new to the local dining scene,” said Horan, the … [Read more...] about Original Cocktail Club Launches Mobile App for Drink Discounts Across Las Vegas
March 1, 2019 By Nevada Business Mag Leave a Comment Jess Horan CEO and FounderOriginal Cocktail Club “I would teach ‘Entrepreneurship’, my favorite course from college. I would love to inspire other young entrepreneurs to challenge themselves by taking risks and following their passion.” Kelly Gaines PresidentNevada Subcontractors Association “I would teach ‘Empathy’. Understanding the feelings of others gives a perspective of someone else’s ‘reason’. Thus, putting yourself in a better position to manage emotions with people of the heart or the board room.” John Matt Stater Research & GIS ManagerColliers International | Las Vegas “‘History’, because wisdom comes from experience, and history is the collected experience of our ancestors. Study of history gives us a wonderful opportunity to become wise beyond our years.” Shelly Smith Executive DirectorAviant Hospice “[I would teach] … [Read more...] about If you were to teach a course in college, what would you teach?
What: The second-place Portland Thorns (12-6-6, 42 points) will host the third-place Seattle Reign (11-5-8, 41 points) in the semifinal round of the 2018 NWSL playoffs. When: Saturday, Sept. 15 at 12 p.m. PST. Where: Providence Park in Portland, Oregon. TV channel: Lifetime (In Portland: Comcast 69/769). How to watch online: Watch live online at MyLifetime.com or with the Lifetime iOS and Android apps. International fans can watch the game live on NWSLsoccer.com. Portland Thorns Lindsey Horan, M: Horan recorded a brace to lead the Thorns to a thrilling 3-1 win over the Reign in the club's regular season finale on Sept. 7. Horan, a candidate for the NWSL MVP Award, finished her regular season campaign with a club-record 13 goals. Horan has developed into arguably the best central midfielder in the NWSL. Along with providing goals in the attack, Horan is a force in the midfield and an asset on … [Read more...] about Portland Thorns vs. Seattle Reign: Players to watch, TV channel, how to watch online
Greg Tartaglia North Jersey Record Published 6:38 PM EST Feb 4, 2019 Entering the week, numerous North Jersey girls basketball teams were enjoying improved records from a year ago – and, in some cases, after long droughts of success. St. Mary enters the week at 13-4 and has surpassed its win total from the past two seasons combined. Seniors Janea Kelty (15.9 points per game) and Jessica Guinto have led the way in the backcourt, and junior F Emma Diaz averages 10 rebounds per game. Another team that has equaled its win total from the last two years combined is Leonia (7-9), which went into Monday occupying the No. 16 spot in the North 2, Group 2 playoff bracket. The Lions' senior trio of Leonora Lita (11.9 ppg, 13 rebounds per game), Loryn Williams (4.5 assists per game) and Noelia Sanchez have had four coaches in four years, and new coach Joe Prenenski said, "it's nice to see success for those kids." Despite a Passaic County tournament loss to rival … [Read more...] about NJ girls basketball: Resurgent seasons, Top 25 rankings
Jess Horan is a Boston University alumna with seven years of corporate experience in sales, account management, media planning and ad operations — and a self-confessed “martini gal,” extra dirty, vodka, no vermouth and a blue cheese olive. Those interests and influences guided her to leave her job and launch Original Cocktail Club in Las Vegas. The app-based startup works with area restaurants to provide consumers with half-off drinks at any time of day. What is the Original Cocktail Club and how was the concept conceived? As a frequent Vegas diner myself, I noticed an opportunity to help restaurants fill empty tables at off-peak times, while helping diners save money. I wanted an app that was easy to use, so I made sure that every generation can figure it out. The app shows all of our restaurants and when they are available. When you arrive at the restaurant, you show your server your check-in on the app and receive half-off drinks with the purchase of an entrée … [Read more...] about App developer makes all day happy hour in Las Vegas