Renowned performers, Anita and Bonnie Pointer, two of the Original Pointer Sisters, will be presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber’s 98th annual Board Installation & Lifetime Achievement Awards Gala, on Wednesday April 10TH. The evening will begin with a dinner and reception at 6 p.m., with the program starting at 7:00 p.m. Admission is $85 for Chamber members. Reservations can be made at www.hollywoodchamber.net/events.
Emceeing the event will be Angélica Vale, one of the most respected, loved, versatile and talented artists in Latin America.
Donelle Dadigan, the President & Founder of the Hollywood Museum in the Historic Max Factor Building will installed as Chair of the Board to lead the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce for a second term. Joining Dadigan as Chamber officers for 2019 and 2020 will be: Dwayne Gathers, Senior Vice Chair, Mark Edwards, Vice Chair, Lupita Sanchez-Cornejo, Vice Chair, Sarah Zurell, Vice Chair, Michelle Sobrino-Stearns, Secretary, Nicole Mihalka, Treasurer and Jeff Zarrinnam, Immediate Past Chair.
Several new board members will also be sworn in for the first time, including: Mark Echeverria, Musso & Frank; Michael Gargano, Argent Ventures; John Gile, John L. Gile and Associates; Ray Hahn, CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center; Bill Humphrey, Hudson Pacific and Don Jacinto, Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.
The Gala will also serve as the official introduction of Rana Ghadban, the new President & CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.
As of press time, The Hollywood Museum in the Historic Max Factor Building is the Presenting Sponsor. Platinum Level sponsors include: Fishbowl/Worldwide Media, Musso & Frank and Variety. Gold Level sponsors include: CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center, FilmLA, Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel and Kilroy Realty, Netflix. Silver Level sponsors include: AT&T, Avalon Hollywood, Avison Young, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Universal Studios Hollywoodtm, Global Icons, Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City, Hollywood Center, Hollywood Hotel, Hudson Pacific Properties, Japan House LA, JLL Gathers Strategies, Kaiser Permanente, Pantages/Nederlander, Paramount Contractors & Developers, Paramount Pictures, Pavemint, Southern California Gas Company, Starline Tours and The Harman Press. Anyone interested in being a sponsor should contact Kaylee Kiecker at the Chamber. 323 469-8311 ext. 15.