Washington, D.C. (February 12, 2015) – On Saturday, February 28 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m., DCanter – Capitol Hill’s modern wine & beer boutique — will host Nigel Barker, famed fashion photographer and author, for a book signing event in honor of his newest read, Models of Influence. Just yesterday, world renowned publishing house Harper Collins released Barker’s hardcover nation-wide. DCanter, located at 545 8th St. SE, DC, will offer savvy readers a ticket for a complimentary wine tasting throughout the event with the purchase of Barker’s new book. Customers only interested in sipping can purchase a $10 wine tasting ticket and join friends for the celebration. Barker’s DCanter event will serve as his third signing outside of his New York hometown.
“We’re thrilled and honored to serve as the home for Nigel Barker’s exclusive DC book signing event. DCanter is the perfect, intimate space for meeting Nigel while networking and enjoying our delicious and affordable wine offerings,” says co-owner and cofounder Michelle Lim Warner.
Nigel Barker is a fashion photographer whose images have been printed in many major magazines. The host of Oxygen’s The Face, Nigel was also a judge on America’s Next Top Model for nine years. He directs and produces films and documentaries, many of which are devoted to his humanitarian work for organizations such as the Humane Society of the United States, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. He lives in New York City with his wife, Cristen, and their two children, Jack and Jasmine.ABOUT DCANTER:
Owners Michael and Michelle Warner launched in 2013 with the goal to provide a wine and beer experience unlike any other. The Capitol Hill boutique offers products and services that encourage customers to experience and discover unique artisanal wines and craft beers – all in a chic, inviting environment. With a dedicated tasting room and educational space, DCanter brings the rustic passion of winemakers and brewers to the bustling city. Address: 545 8th St. SE Washington, DC 20003. Phone: 202.817.3803. Website: www.DCanterWines.com.