2016 Foundation Gala

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Event Honoree:

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Celebrity Entertainment

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Musical Entertainment

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Host Committee:
  • Phil Angelides – President, Riverview Capital Investments and former California State Treasurer
  • Labid Aziz – Partner/Producer, Mucho Mas Media
  • Dusty Baker -Former MLB Player, MLB Manager, and ESPN Analyst
  • Canard Barnes – Principal and Founder of Barnes & Company Investment Counsel
  • Jennifer Barnes – Vice President, Sales and Account Development at Prime Focus Technologies
  • Ed Begley Jr. – Actor, Producer, Director: “Blunt Talk,” “Portlandia,” “Arrested Development,” “Living with Ed”
  • Rachelle Carson-Begley – Actress, Producer: “Living with Ed”
  • Bruce Bochy – Manager, San Francisco Giants
  • Tim Brown – Former NFL Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders Wide Receiver and 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductee, FSN co-host and WRDI sports-talk show host
  • Jaime Camil – Actor: “Jane the Virgin”
  • Javier Chapa – Partner/Producer, Mucho Mas Media
  • Aaron Cooley – Producer/Head of Development at Joel Schumacher Productions; Screenwriter and Novelist: “Four Seats” & “Shaken, Not Stirred”
  • Keith Crutchfield – Founder and CEO of Flaregun
  • Bill Devine – Vice President, Legislative Affairs at AT&T
  • David Dickerson – Co-Founder/Co-Owner, Kitchen24 Restaurant
  • Tim Dowling – Screenwriter: “Pixels”, “Role Models”
  • Keith Fay – Director at Cartoon Network
  • John Garcia – Vice President of Government Relations at Kaiser Permanente
  • Glenn Gritzner – Managing Director at Mercury Public Affairs
  • Dwight Hicks – Former NFL San Franciso 49ers Defensive Captain and 2x Super Bowl Champion, Actor
  • Dawn Holliday-Mack – VP, Audience Strategy & Insights, El Rey Network
  • Rick Jacobs – Executive Vice Mayor and Deputy Chief of Staff to Mayor Eric Garcetti
  • Scott Karol – Head of Business and Legal Affairs at Cinelou Films, Partner at Karol/Williams
  • Leandra McPartlan-Karol – Model, Marketing & PR Consultant; Member, Avant Garde, LACMA
  • Jason Kramer – DJ and On-Air Personality for KCRW 89.9
  • Tony La Russa – Former MLB Player, MLB Manager, Chief Baseball Officer and Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Jodi Lieberman – Talent Manager, Producer; Co-Founder and Head of Production, Comedy Gives Back and Co-President of JLC Entertainment Group
  • Robin Lippin – Casting Director
  • Ronnie Lott – Former NFL San Francisco 49ers Safety and 4x Super Bowl Champion, PAC-12 TV Broadcast Sports Analyst
  • Magnolia Memoir – Mela Lee & Alexander Burke
  • Charles Papert – Director of Photography: “Key & Peele”, “Playing House”
  • Susan Rovner – Exec. Vice President, Warner Bros. TV, Co-President, Warner Horizon Television
  • Michael Rubio – Head of Government Affairs at Chevron Corporation and Former State Senator
  • Shannon Shryne – Vice President of Business Development at ALS Therapy Development Institute
Event Sponsors:

Platinum Engine Company Sponsor – $25,000

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Gold Engine Company Sponsor – $10,000

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Silver Engine Company Sponsor – $5,000

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The Foundation Thanks the following participating artists:
Tables were curated by Bryan “Birdman” Meir and materials donated by Blick Art Materials. Every guest will receive one piece of take-home, fire-themed original piece of art from the following LA Artists:
Food/Beverage Sponsors:

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