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Theodore Arenas

Theodore Arenas

Owner, Rise bar, The Spot and Red Stache
Theodore Arenas, Originally from Rochester New York, is a member of the LGBTQ+ community, with a Mexican- Italian heritage, That has been working in the New York City Hospitality Industry for over 25 years. Owns 2 LGBTQ+ Bars In Hells Kitchen, Rise Bar, who has been opened for 9 years and The Spot Bar almost opened for 2 years. The Red Stache, an upscale wine bar located in hells kitchen is currently 1 years old. He's a staple in the Gay community and has always had passion for Nightlife industry. He is Currently not only a member of the New York City Hospitality Alliance, But He also serves on Community Board 4 on Land use Committee as well as Business Licenses and Permits, Committee. He's also a consultant for other businesses in the community to help navigate the industry challenges as they arise. He's a strong advocate for New York Nightlife and The Restaurant Industry.


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