The Red Room Partners with Go Red for Women

Raleigh, NC, October 05, 2008 --( Dean Ogan, owner of Rocky Top Hospitality (, has announced that The Red Room Tapas Lounge will host a VIP premiere event for Go Red For Women, a campaign designed to help women fight heart disease on Thursday, Oct. 9 from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. at 510 Glenwood South in Raleigh. The Red Room Tapas Lounge will serve drinks and hors d’oeuvres while airing a preview of the NBC special, “Untold Stories of the Heart.” The special, hosted by Maria Osmond, will feature stories from women who are living with heart disease. To RSVP, please contact Susanna Russell by Oct. 2 at (919)-463-8307 or e-mail

“We are honored to host the Go Red VIP premiere event at The Red Room Tapas Lounge,” said Ogan. “Working with an organization like Go Red For Women is a great opportunity and we are striving to make this a successful event for both parties.”

About Rocky Top Hospitality:
Rocky Top Hospitality has been devoted to improving Raleigh, North Carolina’s local dining scene since 1998, when their first restaurant opened. Michael Dean’s Wood Oven and Seafood Grill was the culmination of years of planning by Dean Ogan. Six other restaurants have now opened under the Rocky Top Hospitality name. New restaurants are always built from the menu-out, so the emphasis is always on the food and how to create an experience you can’t find anywhere else. For more information visit their Web site at

About Go Red For Women:
Since 2004, the Go Red For Women campaign has captured the energy, passion and intelligence of women to work collectively to wipe out heart disease – the number one killer of women. Themed around sisterhood and inspiration, the Go Red For Women Luncheon is a life-changing experience that focuses on three areas to support the fight against heart disease in women: heightening awareness of the issue, creating a passionate call-to-action and generating funds to support education and research. Go Red For Women encourages women, men, health care providers, celebrities and politicians to embrace the cause and spread the word about women and heart disease. For more information about Go Red For Women, visit or call 1-888-MY-HEART (1-888-694-3278).

About The Red Room Tapas Lounge:
The Red Room Tapas Lounge, located at 510 Glenwood Ave. in downtown Raleigh, is Raleigh’s only Spanish-influenced tapas lounge. Appetizer-sized portions are reasonably-priced and made for sharing. Menu items can be served with sangria, any one of the signature red cocktails or wine from the extensive and unique Spanish wine list. With the lounge groove of the disc jockey, The Red Room offers a unique atmosphere that is perfect for festive and intimate gatherings. Lounge and Latin music is played Sunday through Monday, and on Thursday the restaurant offers free salsa lessons for Salsa Night. Other nightly specials include the Sunday Tapas Tour and Kool Kids’ Fridays.

Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.
(919) 233-6600
PR Firms Raleigh, NC

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