Last modified April 23, 2014 at 10:33 am
EMM Group got off the hook yesterday with a mere slap on the wrist for its transgressions at 199 Bowery. Spare the rod, spoil the child. A Boogie reader was in attendance and submitted the following dispatch. As predicted, the SLA yesterday accepted EMM Group’s guilty plea on all the charges brought against them at 199 […]
Posted April 17, 2014 at 5:00 am
Mark Birnbaum had much to celebrate when a Finale customer ordered 200 bottles of champagne last weekend. Yet it wasn’t only that the single tab netted at least $60,000; he might actually get away scot free with a slap on the wrist. EMM Group will now pay the piper a fraction of that amount in […]
Last modified January 27, 2014 at 8:55 am
EMM Group’s brazen attempt to legitimize their illegal operations at 199 Bowery are seemingly sidelined by the ongoing lawsuit brought by the State liquor Authority. You’ll recall that Mark Birnbaum and Eugene Remm (pka “Bakers Dozen Associates”) submitted an application to the Department of Consumer Affairs for a cabaret license and were set to appear […]
Last modified January 2, 2014 at 9:08 am
EMM Group will again face its nemesis regarding their year-old mega-complex at 199 Bowery. In just over two weeks, the well-heeled nightlife purveyors will try one more time to legitimize the questionably-legal back room club, Finale. EMM is listed on this month’s docket for the SLA subcommittee of Community Board 3; this time, however, the […]
Posted October 18, 2013 at 5:34 am
It’s been a minute since we put EMM Group under the microscope for Finale, its bait-and-switch club on the Bowery. Let’s have another look, shall we? One need only witness Finale late last Tuesday evening to confirm that the nightspot is indeed a blight on the Bowery. The Miley Cyrus album release party held at […]
Posted April 1, 2013 at 6:48 am
EMM Group is in the press for all the wrong reasons lately, most notably stemming from their epic missteps at 199 Bowery; it’s a PR nightmare.
Posted March 29, 2013 at 6:05 am
The Lower Eastpacking newcomers seem to be the proverbial square peg in the hole that is the Bowery.
Posted March 22, 2013 at 6:02 am
It’s a full scale war of attrition here on the Bowery – EMM Group versus the community. And what’s obvious here is that the self-proclaimed “naive dreamers” care not for the neighborhood surroundings.
Last modified March 15, 2013 at 8:43 am
This is not the week for EMM Group, who waltzed into the neighborhood a few months ago with a triple-dose of nightlife at 199 Bowery.