A Gridiron Toast To Excellence
On Friday, February 5, 2010, Julius Hollis, Earl Cummings, Sean Pittman, Daniel Halpern, Robert Shumake, Sen. Rodney Ellis, David Rivers and Art Collins, in support of The Alliance for Digital Equality (ADE), will kick off Super Bowl XLIV weekend in style, as they host a private celebration, “A Gridiron Toast to Excellence.” The lavish event will primarily serve to honor well-respected luminaries who excel in their respective fields of practice, consistently enriching the communities in which they live and work.
In the field of politics, the ADE will honor U.S. House of Representatives Majority Whip (SC-Dem), Congressman James E. Clyburn; in the field of media, honorees include nationally syndicated radio personality and philanthropist, Tom Joyner, as well as Chairman and CEO of BET Holdings, Debra Lee; in the field of sports/philanthropy, Miami Heat superstar and Chairman Emeritus of Alonzo Mourning Charities, Alonzo Mourning will be honored; in the field of business, retired Executive Vice President of Coca-Cola, Vicki Palmer will be recognized; and Miami legends, Gloria and Emilio Estefan will be recognized in the field of entertainment/philanthropy. The event which will be held at Mia on Biscayne Boulevard. Cocktails courtesy of Grey Goose Vodka, Cigar & Brandy Bar courtesy of Fine Champagne Cognacs from Remy Martin and wine compliments of Barefoot Wine & Bubbly. Media inquiries can be directed to Circle of One Marketing, 305-576-3790. For information on The Alliance for Digital Equality: http://www.alliancefordigitalequality.org. Founded in 2007, The Alliance for Digital Equality is a non-profit consumer advocacy organization that serves to facilitate and ensure equal access to technology in underserved communities. The Alliance also serves as a bridge between policymakers and minority individuals in order to help the public understand how legislative and regulatory policies regarding new technologies can impact and empower their daily lives.