Brian Bogert’s grandfather opened Hobnobbers, the popular bar atop the Centennial Plaza tower at NW 59th and May, before Bogert was born. The bar is gone now, but the memories of being in Hobnobbers as a toddler and throughout his childhood have bubbled up for him over the past few years as the growth of The Social Order Dining Collective (he is the founder) is accelerating.

“Hobnobbers is one of those memories that I’m sure had some subconscious effect on me in choosing hospitality,” Bogert said. “As these memories have resurfaced, I think the time spent with my grandfather there introduced me to the allure and romanticism of the industry.”

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