The GATE’s Interview Lounge at TIFF 2015 | Omni King Edward Hotel & Awake Chocolate

Omni King Edward Hotel - 2nd Floor Foyer

TORONTO (August 28, 2015) – The GATE is pleased to announce that its Interview Lounge at TIFF 2015 will be hosted at the Omni King Edward Hotel from September 10 to September 14. Located in the heart of Toronto, and just steps away from key attractions and entertainment and dining, the Omni King Edward Hotel represents luxury, style, and a VIP experience for The GATE’s guests during the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival.

Featuring brand partnerships with Parrot and The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky, The GATE is also pleased to welcome Awake Chocolate to the lounge: the perfect treat for when you gotta get stuff done, and just don’t have the energy to do it.

The GATE’s Interview Lounge at TIFF 2015 will complement the online entertainment magazine’s TIFF 2015 coverage, including interviews, reviews, and news coverage throughout the 11 days of the 40th anniversary of the festival.

To schedule a visit to the lounge, or for brand opportunities, please contact W. Andrew Powell, [email protected].

Follow The GATE’s TIFF 2015 coverage, and watch for special giveaways, at

About Omni King Edward Hotel:

The Omni King Edward is Toronto’s first luxury hotel, welcoming guests since 1903. The hotel was originally designed by Chicago architect Henry Ives Cobb and Toronto architect E.J. Lennox. Located in downtown Toronto, it offers a blend of old-world charm with modern furnishings and amenities. With over 300 rooms, 22,000 sq. feet of meeting space, two restaurants and luxurious on-site services (salon and spa, tailor, café, and fitness centre), it caters to those who enjoy fine experiences.

Address: 37 King St. E, Toronto, ON M5C 1E9
Phone: Main: 416-863-9700; Concierge: 416-863-4110

Twitter: @KingEddyHotel
Facebook: @OmniKingEdward
Instagram: @omnikingedward

About Awake Chocolate:

Here’s the deal–we’ve packed these delicious new Awake chocolate bars with as much caffeine as a cup of coffee (or a 250ml energy drink). Perfect for when you gotta get stuff done, and just don’t have the energy to do it.

Twitter: @AwakeChocolate
Facebook: @Awakechocolate
Instagram: @awakechocolate

About The GATE:

Founded by W. Andrew Powell in 2000, The GATE celebrates its 15th anniversary covering , , music, gadgets, style, culture, and events this November. In that time, The GATE has enjoyed contributions from a number of journalists and authors, with coverage of numerous major festivals and events, including the Toronto International Film Festival, the , , North by Northeast, Sundance, E3, and CES, just to name a few.

Twitter: @TheGATE
Hashtag: #GATELounge
YouTube: @TheGATEmag
Instagram: @TheGATEmag
Facebook: @TheGATEMagazine

W. Andrew Powell lives, sleeps, eats, and breaths movies and entertainment. Since launching The GATE in 1999 Andrew has enjoyed being a pest to any publicist who would return his calls. In his "spare time," Andrew is also an avid photographer, and writes about leisure travel and hotels around the world.