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Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Fort Lauderdale’s Finest Gala 2013

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's Fort Lauderdale's Finest Gala 2013Saturday, June 22, 6pm-11pm – Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina Hotel, 1881 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Florida Chapter hosted this year’s “Fort Lauderdale’s Finest” gala at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina. The gala honored young professionals for their success in business, outstanding leadership and their fundraising commitment to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

More than 250 guests honored: Chelsea Barker, Molly Carey, Christina Chen, Kendra Cummings, Tammy Duncan, Brian Engel, Gregory Hoffmann, Kristopher Fisher, Suzi Forum, Heather Geronemus, Hillary Lis, Alexandra Neto, Kristy Riano, AJ Rodriguez, Cheryl Seinfeld, Makenzie Smith, Travis Suit, Mitch Taylor and Zachary Weiner.

The evening featured cocktail reception sponsored by Ketel One Vodka and Zacapa Rum, a silent auction, live entertainment, and dinner followed by dancing into the night after party. This year’s event is being chaired by two previous honorees, Joanna Piira and Britta Schlagger, with Jeff Darlington of NFL.com and master of ceremonies.