Paul Shugrue’s approach is a throwback to the days when radio was adventurous, when DJs chatted between songs about the artists and the music. Shugrue sees himself as not only a radio personality but also as an educator in an increasingly fragmented field, where the same five or six songs are played all day. Read more on Distinctionhr.com or pick up a copy of our latest issue in stores now!
From the new issue: Mam’s Love Is A Boxing Glove. Mama is Gloria Peek, Barraud Boxing Gym in Norfolk’s 64-year-old head boxing coach and recreation supervisor. She made history in 2012 as the first woman to coach men’s boxing at the Olympic level. She was also in the corner when Claressa Shields won gold as a middleweight that year, the first time women were allowed to fight in the games. Peek wept as the Stars and Stripes slid up the pole, the national anthem rolled and Shields bent to let officials slip the medal over her neck. She was proud, but not much prouder than she is most days, at Barraud, with her kids. Read more on Distinctionhr.com
Already working on shoots for our February issue! Our Winter 2015 issue out now, look for it on stands tomorrow!
Meet The Latest Great Santini, Emilio Santini! An amazing glass artist in our new issue. Passion, beauty and heritage, fired into glass.
From our new issue! Is #downtownnorfolk having it’s moment? We think so: 5,600 residents crosses a threshold, and the place is jumping. Check this story out and many more! Photography by @klanpher
Our new issue is out! Here is a shot from Our Guide to Men’s Shirts featuring looks from @ledburyshirts @ferragamo #saxfifthavenue and @richerpoorer photography by @toddwrightphoto styling by @harmankpradhan model from @modelogic makeup by @melschwartzie
A quick little video behind the scenes during the photoshoot for our Blue Crab Story featured in our food issue. We were tagging along on the Elizabeth Joy with Captain Allen Parks and crew from Tangier Island. Notice photographer Eric Lusher crouched down on the right hand side. On another note: our new Winter 2015 issue comes out this week! Available in stores by next Thursday.
Here is the cover to our Winter 2015 issue, coming out Sunday! Lots of great stories to share!
Our Winter 2015 issue comes out next Sunday and we are excited to share all the new stories. Here is a #behindthescenes shot with an amazing glassmaker in our area. Learn who this is and read his interesting back story in the upcoming issue.
Sunday, November 15, find out who this is… He is featured in our upcoming Winter issue. Can’t wait to share all the stories we have been working on. Till then …
Check out our Harvest Dinner recipes on www.DistinctionHR.com and see all the beautiful pictures.
Today @bluepetes is owned by 28-year-old twins and Pungo natives Nicholas and Aristotle Cleanthes. Blue Pete’s sweet potato biscuits, served free as soon as guests are seated, are a calling card.
When out on photo shoots we get treated to observing and sometimes holding special items like this 1920s Mandola.
Nice to see our work up on a wall. This is from @sixlittlebarbistro in #Phoebus #virginia #Virginialocal #visitvirginia #magazine #hamptonroads #hrva #757 #757collective