Swiss Ambassador to Host Celebration Honoring TIME following White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Leaders in media will toast TIME’s 100 Years of Trusted and High Impact Storytelling with His Excellency Ambassador Jacques Pitteloud and Influential Washingtonians

Washington, DC, April 21, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Get ready to witness history in the making during this year's White House Correspondents’ Dinner weekend! For the first time ever, His Excellency Ambassador Jacques Pitteloud of Switzerland is opening his Residence for a post-White House Correspondents’ Dinner celebration. This after-party will be no ordinary affair, but will pay tribute to TIME as it marks 100 years of unrivaled journalism. The event, presented by CRAFT Media/Digital in partnership with Kimball Stroud & Associates and sponsored by Mercuria, promises to be an exciting night of celebration.

Each spring, the White House Correspondents’ Dinner brings together the nation’s most powerful and influential stakeholders in journalism, politics, entertainment, and media to celebrate those whose reporting sustains our democracy.

Ambassador Pitteloud will salute TIME's century-long legacy of journalistic excellence. As the Ambassador stated, "We are honored to toast TIME’s first century as one of the world’s leading names in journalism. We are also proud to share some of the best Switzerland has to offer with a wonderful crowd on one of DC’s marquee weekends." 

Interested press should contact Zachary Hooper, 202.531.2512 or for red carpet credentials and more event details.

What: A TIME to Honor Journalism and the White House Correspondents’ Association 

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2023 

Time: 10:30 PM until 2:00 AM

Location: Residence of the Ambassador of Switzerland, 2920 Cathedral Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 20008

By Invitation Only

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