The Miami-Dade Democratic Party hosted the 2017 Miami-Dade Dems Blue Gala: Sea of Change, at the brand new Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. The evening kicked off with VIP cocktail reception hosted by Miami City Commissioner Ken Russell. David Suarez, the lead facilitator and coach for Interactive Training Solutions, LLC, served as evening MC.
Blue Gala recognized several Democratic leaders for their contributions to the Party:
– Lifetime Leadership Award: Mitchell Berger
– Party Leader Award: Joseph L Falk
– Breaking Barriers Award: Daisy Baez
– Legislative Champion Award: Kionne McGhee
– Rising Star Award: Ron Bilbao
Keynote address was delivered by Congressman Tim Ryan. The evening continued with an open-bar After Party sponsored by Miami Club Rum, Huey’s Handmade Vodka, and Southern Wine & Spirits.