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Kiko Miyasato

Las Vegas Magazine staff writer Kiko Miyasato is a Valley girl by birth and a new millennium hippie by practice. She studied English literature at Northeastern University and Cambridge University and was an ad copywriter before joining Las Vegas Magazine. She also writes for the National Museum of Hip-Hop and enjoys writing poetry and spending quality time with her husband.

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Story Archive

Chief mixologist ascends to high rank but stays grounded
Friday, May 19, 2017
Hakkasan's Tim Weigel finds success through balance and hard work.
The Suite Life: El Cortez Hotel & Casino
Friday, May 12, 2017
Four different suites reflect four distinct tastes.
Drai's model cocktail server ends up right where she wants
Friday, May 12, 2017
When one path ended Peyton Hunton created a new one.
Q&A: Tyson Beckford
Friday, May 5, 2017
Model talent shines in ‘Chippendales’ at Rio.
Slice of Vegas bartender mixes conversation and cocktails
Friday, May 5, 2017
Caitlin Ahern can also school you on all things Disney.
General manager of The Plaza’s pool keeps things cool
Friday, April 28, 2017
Justin Catanese helped morph The Pool into downtown hot spot.
Be cool at MGM Resorts International’s pools
Friday, April 21, 2017
Enjoy lush environments as well as a host of amenities.
Bartender promises a boot-scootin’ good time
Friday, April 21, 2017
Everyone feels welcome at Redneck Riviera says Hannah Waggoner.
Brad Spencer watches over the waves
Friday, April 14, 2017
Assistant general manager tells us about the FlowRider at Planet Hollywood Resort.
Michelle Taylor enjoys a blissful career
Friday, April 7, 2017
Bartender welcomes guests to her bar at Biscayne at Tropicana.
The spirit world
Friday, March 31, 2017
Travel the globe, one cocktail at a time.
Alex Zurita comes full circle
Friday, March 31, 2017
Beverage manager moves up the ranks with move back to Public House.
Casi Arnold helps steer The Dorsey towards success
Friday, March 24, 2017
General manager contributes a hard work ethic and can-do attitude.
Let Dylan Taucer be your guide through global cuisine
Friday, March 17, 2017
Marketing manager applies his travel knowledge to position at Tom's Urban.
Russell Prunty makes locals property a tourist destination
Friday, March 10, 2017
To date, Sunset Station bartender has created more than 400 unique martinis.
Megan Humphreys wants to inspire others
Friday, March 3, 2017
The mother of two and director of food and beverage for Four Seasons Hotel is a multiple Ironman competitor.
Andrew Burgoyne singing a different tune
Friday, Feb. 24, 2017
Davidoff Cigar Bar general manager changes career aspirations.
'Zumanity' is a delight for the open-minded adventurer
Friday, Feb. 17, 2017
It's provocative playtime at Cirque du Soleil's adults-only show.
Diana Small sets her sights on Vegas
Friday, Feb. 17, 2017
Lavo's model bartender reaches her goal.
Spa the holistic way at ESPA at Vdara
Friday, Feb. 10, 2017
All-natural, homeopathic products used in facial and body treatments.
Make it a date with the ladies of ‘Fantasy’
Friday, Feb. 10, 2017
Spice things up with a catered evening for couples this Valentine’s Day.
Zenia Soto celebrates successful career at Hussong’s Cantina
Friday, Feb. 10, 2017
Hard work and unwavering dedication pays off for beverage manager.
Entertainment bartender still having a blast
Friday, Feb. 3, 2017
Victoria Viveiros has been with Coyote Ugly almost since the beginning.
Managing partner finds his perfect match
Friday, Jan. 27, 2017
At The Still, Josh Lang combines his love for both sports and bars.
Winning! Director of specialty games bets on success
Friday, Jan. 13, 2017
Frank Kunovic leads the charge at Caesars Palace race and sports book.
‘Zumanity’ combines talent with titillation
Friday, Jan. 6, 2017
Indulge in this adults-only theatrical experience.
Music is in Brian Thomas’ blood
Friday, Jan. 6, 2017
Beat goes on for Brooklyn Bowl production manager.
Assistant general manager helps hit the goal
Friday, Dec. 30, 2016
Stephanie Souza and Bacchanal Buffet staff accomplish a fantastic feat.
To do, or not to do?
Friday, Dec. 30, 2016
Las Vegas stars share their 2017 New Year's resolutions.
Pick your party spot for New Year’s Eve
Friday, Dec. 23, 2016
Where to ring in 2017 in Las Vegas.
GBDC's model cocktail server breaks the glass ceiling
Friday, Dec. 23, 2016
Cisco Torres starts new trend at the Palms’ popular dayclub.
Spa at Four Seasons offers deluxe experience and surroundings
Friday, Dec. 16, 2016
Thanks to a $1 million renovation, serenity never looked so good.
It’s the sweet life for Hexx’s general manager
Friday, Dec. 16, 2016
Katelyn Ix finds happiness and success at Stripside restaurant and bar.
Beverage operations manager still in awe
Friday, Dec. 9, 2016
Sean Kane talks about his past and future with Caesars Palace.
It’s all about the Cowboys and his crew
Friday, Nov. 25, 2016
PBR Rock Bar assistant general manager Scott Goldberg shows the love.
Say hello to Hooters’ 2017 calendar girl
Friday, Nov. 18, 2016
Bartender Kristin Morris talks about her love for iconic brand.
Hyde’s MC and hype man keeps the party going
Friday, Nov. 4, 2016
When Noor Jehangir picks up the mic, he’s in charge.
Mixologist creates cocktails in atypical bar
Friday, Oct. 28, 2016
A blowout salon is where you'll find Kyler Fleming whipping up tasty libations.
General manager is having his superhero moment
Friday, Oct. 21, 2016
For Daniel Pearce, working at Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. is one awesome gig.
Q&A: Bryan Watkins
Friday, Oct. 21, 2016
‘53X’ host talks life as drag superstar, Shannel.
SLS’ Fun Captain at helm of guests’ experiences
Friday, Oct. 14, 2016
Romeo Butihi steers a Vegas vacation in the right direction.
Q&A: Nyle DiMarco
Friday, Oct. 7, 2016
Model and deaf activist guest hosts with ‘Chippendales The Show.’
Where to kick it for kick off
Friday, Oct. 7, 2016
With football season in full swing, find the right spot for watching the game.
Life is sweet for Hershey's Chocolate World general manager
Friday, Oct. 7, 2016
For Cindy Wix Ingling all roads led to destination retail.
Driving instructor living his dream
Friday, Sept. 30, 2016
Jason Vince is on the right track at Richard Petty Driving Experience.
Sciences manager at Golden Nugget is all about the sharks
Friday, Sept. 23, 2016
Rob Brown puts his love of aquatic creatures to good use.
'Chippendales The Show': Mind, body and bros
Friday, Sept. 23, 2016
The guys who make scores of women swoon every year flex their minds and muscles.
It's all about guest experience for Tao's model cocktail server
Friday, Sept. 16, 2016
Veronica Ballentos wants guests to have a night they'll never forget.
Love abounds within Las Vegas’ Cirque du Soleil shows
Friday, Sept. 9, 2016
The spotlight shines on three stories.
General manager of Lagasse’s Stadium is a team player
Friday, Sept. 9, 2016
Jerry Rodriguez combines his love for sports with his hardworking ethos.

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