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NEXT Up: Gina Mignogna Vensel

Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Gina Mignogna Vensel finds more to love about her hometown every day. The marketing pro, new mom, live music fanatic and self-described events geek, gives NEXT a snapshot of her plans for the week.

NEXT Up: Peter Kope

Where can Peter Kope be found when not on stage? Find out where the co-founder and artistic director of Attack Theatre goes for the best BBQ in the Burgh and why he loves working in the Strip.

NEXT Up: Jen Saffron

Follow Jen Saffron (and her ArtDOG mascot Theo), of Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council, as she bikes, walks, eats and sings her way through the city—all while advancing the local arts community.

NEXT Up: Eric Shiner

Find out how Eric Shiner of The Warhol Museum spends his week, what restaurant he frequents the most and what award he's receiving on Saturday.

NEXT Up: Foo Conner

Serial entrepreneur, consultant and social media maven Foo Conner, aka @iwasaround, stops by NEXT Up to give us the inside scoop on his wild and wonderful week. If you want to know what's going on in tech and innovation in town, follow this one.

NEXT Up: Michael Olijnyk

Michael Olijnyk, co-director of the Mattress Factory, lives in a fabulous loft on top of the museum, and is an artist and lifelong collector. Find out which flea markets he cannot live without, and where he goes for the best mojito in town (besides his own).  

NEXT Up: Leigh White

From The Elvis in Oakmont (hint: you can eat it) to DarkWave night at Gus's to meeting an author with her book club, Leigh White dishes on an eventful upcoming week.

NEXT Up: Stephanie Flom

Stephanie Flom, Executive Director of Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures, shares her schedule this week, including why she loves working in Oakland and living in Highland Park, and the eat and drink spots she cannot live without.

NEXT Up: Kristen Linfante

What does a week in the life of of the Executive Director of Chamber Music Pittsburgh look like (and what book is currently on her nightstand)? Fresh off the heels of performing at the Grand Teton Music Festival in Jackson Hole, Kristen Linfante shares her busy plans on and off stage.

NEXT Up: Eileen French

This week in NEXT Up, we follow Eileen French, a partner at Revive Marketing Group. Find out who is often mistaken as Eileen's sister, where her real sister teaches yoga and which cool spots she and her fiancée Patrick Jordan will hit during Pittsburgh Restaurant Week.