Friday, November 20, 2009
November 20--Watson Island, Miami Florida--The 13th Annual Best Buddies Miami Gala celebrating the 20th year anniversary of Best Buddies International. The American themed event raised over $1.4 million for Best Buddies International.
Verne Troyer with Miss Teen USA Stormi Bree Henley
Boxing Champ Evander Holyfield with a Buddy
November 17--The Audi Forum in Herndon Virginia--The Fifth Annual Life is Sweet Pastry Chef Showcase benefitting Best Buddies Virginia. The 25 chefs and their buddies. All photos copyright Laurence L. Levin
David Guas, Damgoodsweet, Buddy Chef Chris Battle
Shaun McCarty, Brasserie Beck, Buddy Chef Jesse Helton
Susan Wallace, Blacksalt, Buddy Chef Lauren Hyer
Laurent Merdy, The Blue Duck Tavern at Park Hyatt
Buddy Chef Caitlin Donovan
Cathal Armstrong, Restaurant Eve, Buddy Chef Natalie Mills
Penny Karas, Hello Cupcake, Buddy Chef Felicia Aquah
Patrick Bazin, Bazin's on Church Street, Buddy Chef Cameron Graham
Kate Jansen, Willow, Buddy Chef Suzan Basoglu
Harry Sarkees, Silva's Patisserie, Buddy Chef Conner Mirt
Michelle Poteaux, Bastille, Buddy Chef Max Douglas
Laure Weber, Swiss Bakery, Buddy Chef Maddie Leasure
Gian Piero Mazzi, San Vito, Buddy Chef Eric Latcheran
Sara Siegel & RJ Cooper, Vidalia, Buddy Chef Nick Moore
Jon L. Mathieson, INOX, Buddy Chef Cory Blazer
Jonathan Krinn, INOX, Buddy Chef Erin Thompson
Michel Richard, Michel Richard Citronelle, Buddy Chef Jenny Holden
Norm Messer, TenPenh, Buddy Chef Carter McGavin
Chris Ford, Trummer's on Main, Buddy Chef
Yasmine Sandhu, Rock Creek, Buddy Chef Ross Kepler
David Serus & Christopher James, Ritz Carlton Washington DC,
Buddy Chef Ryan Gutkowski
Tom Wellings, Equinox, Buddy Chef Michael Charlton
Geoff Tracy, Chef Geoff, Buddy Chef Brandon Fisher
Lauren Whiteledge, Art & Soul, Buddy Chef
Produced by DCP Productions.
Mike Green and The Caveman, Dasher Board
Mike Green, The Defenseman
Capital Coach Bruce Boudreau
Thursday, November 19, 2009
Best Buddies in preparing holiday cards for military serving in the middle east. Brown performed at the 13th Annual Best Buddies Gala in Miami.
Monday, October 26, 2009
October 26--Swiss Embassy, Washington, DC--Urs Ziswiler, Swiss Ambassador to the US at the Annual Tell Award Presentation in the residence.
Ambassador Ziswiler, preseting the Tell Award to Peter Turner of CSL Behring for significant innovation and technology investment in Switzerland. AGCO Corporation, Alcon Laboratories, Inc, Baxter International, Metronics Inc, and Yahoo, Inc., receive a Tell Award for their company's investments and business in Switzerland for 2008
Tuesday, October 06, 2009
October 6--Washington, DC--Members of the Government Affairs office of Kraft Foods volunteer in preparing food in the DC Central Kitchen.
Monday, September 14, 2009
Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Daniel Noltemeyer providing pre-riding inspiration.
Riders along Pacific Coast Highway
Scenic view Pacific Ocean along the Pacific Coast Highway
Ciara concert at the Hearst Ranch
Siedah Garrett performance at the Best Buddies kickoff event Friday night before the the Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Hearst Castle, a 100-mile cycling fundraiser from Carmel to San Simeon
Wednesday, September 02, 2009
The Grocery Manufacturers Association's annual Executive Conference held August 29-September 1, 2009 at the Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO. Industry leaders discuss trends and innovations, interesting speakers highlight political and cultural development.
Stuart Varney, Economic Journalist
Fox Business Network
Columnist, Author, Commentator
Paul Winum, Managing Director
RHR International Company
In a session entitled, CEO Succession: Keeping Great Leadership at the Top
Author, Writer for The New Yorker Magazine
Darnell Rigby, Partner
Bain & Company
Moderator for the session, Delivering Innovation in a Challenging Economy
President & CEO
President & CEO
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Country Recording Artist Phil Vassar
Entertained salutimg Feeding America