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  • Marta Santamaria
  • Marta Santamaria

    Marta Santamaria

    A native of Colombia, South America, Marta moved to the states over 20 years ago. Having acquired a background in Business and Hospitality Management, Marta's dreams and determination for success gave her the foundation to attain the essential qualities of an entrepreneur. Marta started her business ventures by opening a restaurant in downtown Asheville with co-founder John Bodenhorst. This is currently known as "The Bier Garden" which has became Asheville's destination bar and restauraunt for locals. For more information go to www.ashevillebiergarden.com. After a few years of managing The Bier Garden, Marta started her own endeavors with "The Venue", "The Venue Catering", "The Planning", and finally "The Ridge". The Venue is well known for it's delicisous, classic and fresh food which is presented with a touch of elegance and particular attention to detail. Marta is passionate about each and every event and works diligently with the client to develop a unique and memorable occasion.

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21 North Market St
Asheville, NC 28801

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By Appointment Saturday + Sunday
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Not Available During Events

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