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Lighting designer Jason Ayala was understandably excited by the thought of doing an event for the Global Spin Awards at Manhattan’s Metropolitan West, not just because of the prestigious client, but also because of the venue itself. Like many New Yorkers, the LD had a special affinity for the sturdy two story building at 639 W. 46th Street in the city’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood. Prior to becoming the go-to place for chic events like Versace’s NY Fashion Week Runway Show, the 12,000 square foot building had achieved iconic status in the city as the home of H&H; Bagel, the world’s largest bagel factory, which at one time turned out over 80,000 of the hard circular rolls a day.
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