As Director of Communications and Partner of The Glazier Group, Penny Glazier oversees all marketing, public relations, retail, design, special events and overall imagery of all Glazier properties: Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C., Strip House, event spaces Twenty Four Fifth and Bridgewaters in Manhattan as well as catering for The Westminster Hotel in New Jersey and The Reach Resort in Key West.
Penny’s sophisticated style and personal touch are displayed across all The Glazier Group locations. Among many other endeavors, Penny has designed the restaurants’ unusual and custom-made tabletop items and developed a marketing and branding strategy for a line of products exclusive to The Glazier Group, including Strip House Steak Sauce, Michael Jordan’s Steak Sauce and 23 Spice Rub and Strip House’s 24 Layer Chocolate Cake.
Penny has received much media acclaim for her work and has even participated as a member of the media herself, penning a monthly column on dining etiquette in TV Guide’s Celebrity Dish magazine. Along with her husband and partner Peter Glazier, the couple was named one of the “Top 50 Tastemakers” in Nation’s Restaurant News, “New York’s Top Business People of the Year” in The Resident and were among an exclusive list of Hamptons’ “Movers and Shakers” in Hamptons magazine.In May 2007, Penny was named one of “New York’s 50 Most Powerful Women” by The New York Post.
Penny is an active member of many charitable organizations, including the Children’s Hearing Institute, where she has served on the board since its inception. She also acted as President of the Seaport Merchants Association. Her involvement and generosity has been acknowledged on several occasions: Penny was presented with the Children’s Hearing Institute’s Judy Silberstein Volunteerism Award and honored by the Community Partnership of Citymeals-on-Wheels. In addition, she served on the Joseph Papp Public Theatre Board of Directors as well as the Board of Directors of NYC & Company. Penny currently serves on the NYC Restaurant Committee of NYC & Company.
Penny’s considerable creativity manifests itself throughout all of her endeavors, both within the auspices of The Glazier Group and her charity involvement. Penny, her husband, Peter, and son, Mathew all reside in New York City.