The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Board of Governors hosted theÂ 91st Annual Dinner GalaÂ & Silent Auction. Same as last year, over 1,200 of the most influential Miami Beach business professionals joined the Miami Beach Chamber for an evening to honor local icons for their outstanding contributions to the Miami Beach community. Honorees:
– Michael Aller, Mr. Miami Beach: City National Bank Hi-Tides Outstanding Achievement Award
– Alberto Carvalho, Miami Dade County Public School Board Superintendent: Distinguished Service Award
– Phil Goldfarb, President and COO, Fontainebleau Miami Beach: Excellence in Tourism Award
– Phillip & Patricia Frost: Lifetime Achievement Award
The evening started withÂ cocktail hourÂ and silent auction displaying over 250Â items, including trips around the world, special entertainment packages, local getaways and restaurant packages, andÂ more. Following the cocktail hour were dinner andÂ the award ceremony.Â After the program, the fun continued as the lobby was transformed into a dessert and after party sponsored by City National Bank. A Commemorative Program Book was created for every Gala guest as a keepsake of this evening. The beautifullyÂ bounded high gloss journal payed tribute to the iconic individuals being honorees at our 91st Annual Dinner Gala.
Key sponsors of the event included American Airlines, Miami Beach Convention Center, Centerplate, CBS Outdoor, Premier Beverage, Warren Henry Auto, City National Bank, Duty Free Americas, and Media Department II.