Mayor Muriel Bowser and Monty Hoffman were acknowledged with the Trendsetters of the Year Award at the 20th Annual Trendlines Washington event on February 2, 2017.
Trendlines acknowledged Monty for his vision and dedication to revitalizing the Washington, D.C. metro area through a wide variety of transformative projects, including the most transformative project in Washington today – The Wharf. “I love this city. I’ve spent the last 30 years helping and transforming communities, and all of that has prepared us for The Wharf,” Monty stated. “The water is a great equalizer; The Wharf is for everybody.”
Mayor Bowser was recognized for her hard work and commitment to Washington, D.C.’s economic growth, including job training, affordable housing, and development initiatives. “Monty, I love what you are doing to make DC a world-class city…we couldn’t be prouder to open The Wharf and showcase the Potomac River,” Mayor Bowser added.