American Foundation for
Urologic Disease and National Prostate Cancer
(Washington DC). Dinner for 500 people honoring
Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Senator Robert Dole.
American Friends of
the Czech Republic
Memorial Park and Statue
Unveiling and Dedication (Washington DC) 1,500
guests hosted by Czech Republic President Václav
Havel, Former Slovak President Michael Kovác, the
Honorable Madeleine K. Albright and U.S. Ambassador
to the Czech Republic Craig Stapleton.
Arthur B. Laffer
Washington DC Conference – 14 years running
(Washington DC) 100 attendees. Economic research and
consulting firm. Dr. Laffer was cited by Time Inc.
as among "The Century's Greatest Minds" for
inventing the Laffer Curve. Speakers included Larry
Kudlow, P.J. O’Roarke, James Carville, Senators John
McCain and Edward Kennedy, Attorney General John
Ashcroft, Robert Novak.
Annual Gala honoring Secretary of State Colin Powell.
(Fairmont Hotel, Washington DC) 400 guests
Diplomatic breakfast seminar, targeting key Embassy
officials – Four Seasons, Washington, DC. New
product launch/introduction for product designed to
protect against harmful chemical and biological
agents and decontaminate mail, currency, paper items,
food and medical waste. 100 guests
Annual Gala & Silent Auction (Miami FL) 300
Retirement reception and roast for Ernest Skinner,
Vice President & Community Relations Officer,
Citibank Mid-Atlantic – Gala Theatre, Washington, DC
First Annual Dinner (Washington DC) 300 attendees,
Featuring Rita Moreno as the honoree. Community
Grand Opening and Performances 1,200 attendees
Roundtable discussion and reception to unveil “A
Company with Great Taste: The Story of Goya Foods,”
an exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution Museum
– National Museum of American History, Washington,
DC 250 guests
on Corporate Responsibility
Annual Symposium (NYC, Chicago, San Antonio, Los
Angeles) 300+ attendees. HACR represents Hispanics
in Corporate America. Sponsors include Verizon,
DaimlerChrysler, General Motors, IBM, Intel, Philip
Morris, AOL Time Warner, Ford, Marathon Oil,
Allstate Insurance, Anheuser-Busch, Fannie Mae,
Goldman, Sachs, Ortho Biotech, PepsiCo, American
Airlines, Bank of America, BellSouth, McDonald’s,
Coca-Cola, and Univision Communications, Inc.
Annual Fashion Show & Gala (Washington DC) 600
attendees. Featured designers include Oscar de la
Renta, Carolina Herrera, Angel Sanchez, and Fernando
Theater Ground Breaking Ceremony (Washington
DC) 1,300 attendees.
Theater “Unveiling” Reception (Washington DC) 250
Council of Cruise Lines
Annual Convention, Event Marketing and On-site
Support (Miami FL) 300 attendees.
Start-up Marketing & Sales.
of Hispanic Publications
Annual Convention (Las Vegas, NV) 400 attendees.
Nonprofit organization representing more than 200
Hispanic Publications serving more than 55 markets
in 28 states with a combined circulation of over 12
Awards Luncheon Event during World Aids Day, (United
Nations, NYC) 250 attendees.
for Responsible Medicine
Anniversary Gala (Organization of American States)
350 attendees. Reception, Dinner and Silent Auction.
Emcee Alec Baldwin, Alicia Silverstone and Darryl
Hannah participated in the star-studded event to
raise fund for research and education 400 attendees.
Luncheon to benefit the Roar Foundation (San Pedro,
CA) 200 attendees. Established in 1972 by actress
Tippi Hedren, Shambala is the only game preserve of
its kind in the United States. The event was held
onboard the Carnival “Elation” Cruise Ship and
included a silent auction.
Honor of President of Algeria, His Excellency
Abdelaziz Bouteflika (New York NY) 250 attendees.
Honor of Secretary of Energy Spencer Abraham and
Algeria's Energy Minister Chakib Khelil (Washington
DC) 180 Attendees.
US Dream Academy
“Power of a Dream” Annual Fundraising Gala Dinner. Featuring Melba Moore in 2003, Oprah Winfrey
in 2004. 500 Guests
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Annual Convention (Washington DC) 2,000 attendees.
Attendees represent 1.2 million Hispanic-owned
businesses. Managed Convention and three “Theme”
Ball (Washington DC) 800 attendees – 5 years running.
Black-tie guests at the Bark Ball bring their dogs
as "dates”. Celebrity hosts have included Mary
Chapin Carpenter, William Safire, Loretta Swit,
Willard Scott, Art Buchwald and Eleanor Clift,
George Michael, and many other leading figures from
the political, media, entertainment, and business
Washington Nationals Foundation event. Included
Fundraising, Reception, VIP Reception, Dinner, and
Silent Auction (Mandarin Oriental) 650 attendees.