The 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner was held at the Washington Hilton today May 3rd, 2014. Thomson Reuters was part of the celebrations hosting a pre-party honoring reporters and guests. Other pre-parties included Washington Post, Bloomberg etc.
At the Thomson Reuters party along with reporters from Thomson Reuters like Megan Twohey who was a finalist for the 2014 Pulitzer Prize many of the top staff mingled with invited guests. Guest included local bureau leaders of national and International press, corporate leaders and Hollywood and TV personalities.
Miss DC 2006 Kate Michael @kstreetkate who also competed for the Miss America 2007 pageant was also a special guest. Among the people we met at the event were Lauren Young, Money editor at Thomson Reuters and host of Money Clip. Jen McClure- VP, Social and Digital Thomson Reuters, Rob Cox Editor, of Reuters Breakingviews, Tim Ryan of Thomson Reuters Day Book in Washington DC, Courtney O'Donnell Thomson Reuters Foundation (She was Director of Communications, Dr. Jill Biden and also worked for the Clinton Foundation) and Photojournalist Patrick,J Ryan who blogs at SnarkInfested. It was thrilling to see Andrew Luck of the @Colts among the guests.
The Washington Hilton was abuzz with the guests of the White House Correspondents Dinner Celebrations which included President Barack Obama. See the other celebrities arriving at the red carpet in this Thomson Reuters Video