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Insider: Alex Ott

Vital Stats

Birthplace: Braunschweig, Germany
Marital status: Single
Occupation: alchemist, scientist, storyboard artist, world traveler, television host
Neighborhood: The West Village and sometimes, Africa

Calling Cards

Go-to cocktail: Menomonee Falls (tequila, pineapple, cilantro, ginger, African pepper and fresh lime juice)
Trademark look: Jeans, a T-shirt and a leather jacket
Entourage (most likely seen out with): Rock stars and artists, including artist Todd Decurcion and actor/musician
Ed Westwick

NYC Favorites

Restaurant: Village Yokocho, Blue Ribbon, Mooncake Foods
Bar: Angel's Share
Nightclub/cabaret: The Box
Event space: The National Arts Club
Clothing store: Buffalo Exchange, Dior, Paul Smith
Furniture shop: I make my own
Gift boutique: Paul Smith, flea markets

With Ahsley Judd, at an H. Stern party.




Board memberships: charity: water, Global Angels
Host committees: charity: water, Angels Haven Outreach, Global Angels
Professional affiliations: 65 spirits companies, 170 beverage programs worldwide


Favorite social event of the year: the Academy Awards, the Cannes Film Festival, the annual Charity: Water Ball.
Best NY party ever attended (and why): It took place in my apartment. No further comment :-)
What sets Manhattan nightlife apart: It's spontaneous. I think the best nights are those that are not planned!