Raphael Garcia

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Washington, D.C.
Elon University, Tiffin University
Restaurants, Bars, Cocktails
  • Raphael has worked in the nightlife and hospitality scene as an event and venue promoter in major cities.
  • Raphael is the current site expert for Local POV which covers all things entertainment for the Fansided network.
  • Raphael is obsessed with researching popular nightlife locations in major cities, then visiting them on vacation.


Raphael began his career in journalism back in 2006 after graduating from Elon University. After spending years in the sports industry, he transitioned into freelance writing where he would cover a variety of topics. That would include writing about various aspects of the entertainment industry, eventually making the shift to cover that space more in 2023. Now, he covers a variety of topics including popular bars, nightclubs, travel and more.


Raphael has a bachelor's degree in journalism from Elon University and a master's in business administration for Tiffin University.
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