Mr. Schwarzman’s penguins

January 18, 2013, 9:49 PM UTC

FORTUNE — The Blackstone Group (BX) sometimes just really wants to meet with its portfolio company employees. So yesterday the private equity giant invited over a couple of penguins from Sea World, the amusement park operator that Blackstone is planning to either sell or take public early this year.

Okay, not exactly. Seems that SeaWorld is participating in a New York City trade show, and brought over some of its more popular attractions (Shamu apparently is too big for the 345 Park Ave. elevators). Here are some photos the firm sent over: