November 03, 2007 - Look Out, American Idol! Cocktails and Karaoke Strikes Again.
What: 6th Annual Cocktails & Karaoke
Where: Soiled Dove Underground at Lowry
When: Saturday, November 3, 2007
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Ticket Prices: Individual $75, Table Sponsor $1,500, Sign Sponsor $3,500, Decor Sponsor $3,500, Karaoke Sponsor $5,000, Cocktail Sponsor $6,000, Catering Sponsor $10,000, Event Sponsor $15,000
Beneficiary: Kunsberg School at National Jewish
EMCEE: Bob Kendrick, 9NEWS
Gala Chairperson(s): Taner Kodanaz, Comys Information Technology Services
Co-Chair(s): Kunsberg School Chair - Josh Hanfling
Committee Members: Jenny and Thomas Dahl, Amanda Fein -Colorado Capitol Bank, Barb Gallagher, Jennifer Holt - Broomfield Sports & Entertainment, Rachel Kodanaz - National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Colleen McGrath - Perry & Co., Sarah Minor - 850 KOA, Ashlee Pigford -850 KOA, Sandra Rojas, MA - University of Colorado Cancer Center, Taylor Schierburg - Transwestern, Adam Schrager - 9NEWS, Gary Schwartz - Patten, MacPhee & Associates, Ellen Stewart - Berenbaum, Weinshienk & Eason, PC, Eric Taylor - Comsys Information Technology Services
President(s): Michael Salem, M.D., President and CEO
Staff: Kieran Nelson, John Reid - Director Kunsberg School, Amy MacGregor Hoffman
Catering: Soiled Dove, Underground Lowry
Entertainment: Anyone who thinks they're a rock star!
Music: Karaoke equipment provided by Pyramix Entertainment
Sponsors: The Gallagher Family Foundation, Carrie & John Morgridge, 1-2-3-Fit, Broomfield Sport & Entertainment, First Tier Bank, Elway's, JCPenney, The Stuart & Janet Kritzer Family Foundation, Patten, MacPhee & Associates, Specialized Moving Services, Ellen Stewart & Donald Vancil, Josh Hanfling, Hanfling & Associates, Frank Schhultz Taver Hospitality Group, 9NEWS
Quote of the evening: as heard many times throughout the evening's performances.... "Come'on, it's for the kids!"
Attire: dressed to kill
Special Thanks: Special guest stars: Bob Kendrick -9NEWS co-anchor, Sam Adams -Denver sports columnist, Drew Soicher -9News sports anchor, Nuclia Waste -Denver entertainer
Hors D'Oeuvres:: Vegetable crudites, bleu-cheese-stuffed mushrooms, artichoke and spinach dip, teriyaki beef and asian chicken skewers with thai chili sauce, pigs in a blanket with spicy beer mustard, southwest egg rolls with cilantro-lime aioli, kobe beef sliders, pastry and truffle sampler
Board of Directors: Sue Allon, Stephen Arent, Rich Baer, Jim Berenbaum, Paulette Brody, Norm Brownstein, Robin Chotin, Geraldine Cohen, Joe Davis (emeritus), Bruce Deifik, David Engleberg, Joel Farkas, Michael Feiner, Barbara Gallagher, Tom Gart, Larry Gelfond, Roger Gibson, Bill Gold (emeritus), Will Gold, Barry Hirschfeld, Cliff Holtz, Phil Karsh (emeritus), Steve Kaufmann, Mariner Kemper, Jim Kuhn, Blanca Lerman, Robert Mettler, Ronald E. Montoya, Marvin Moskowitz, Leonard Perlmutter (emeritus), Eddie Robinson (emeritus), Meyer Saltzman, Rich Schierburg, Michael Schonbrun, Carole Schwartz, Martin Semple, Steve Siegel, Wendy Siegel, Don Silversmith, Don Silversmith (emeritus), Marc Steron, Susan Sturm, Burt Tansky, Debra Tuchman, Dick Tucker (emeritus), Daniel Yohannes, Evan Zucker
Blacktie Photos by: Billie Rommes
Drew Soicher channels his inner rock at Cocktails & Karaoke with help from his wife Dee