RM Magazine 3rd Annual Launch Party – Jan. 6, 2016

The Magazine of Rancho Mirage

Site Staff Social Scene


The City of Rancho Mirage debuted the new issue of R/M magazine (produced by Palm Springs Life) at an elegant cover unveiling ceremony at Wally’s Desert Turtle.

Robert Barrett, director of marketing and public relations for the City of Rancho Mirage, served as the delightful and well-spoken Master of Ceremonies, and introduced the city’s elected officials, including Mayor Dana Hobart and council members Richard Kite, Iris Smotrich, Charles Townsend and Mayor Pro Tem Ted Weill.

Other attending city officials included City Manager Randy Bynder, Director Mark Sambito, Marketing and Special Event Specialist Michael Schlange, and Rancho Mirage Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Samantha Tweddell.

Wally’s Desert Turtle co-owners Michael and Nicole Botello provided scrumptious appetizers to the crowd of more than 100 attendees.

Wally’s Desert Turtle
71775 CA-111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Photography by Loretta Vlach