15th Annual CBIC Awards Gala & Fundraiser (2013)
Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 5:15 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
Feed your appetite for innovation at CBIC's annual awards gala and fundraiser, a fun-filled and inspiring evening of celebration with friends, celebrities, innovators, colleagues and community leaders. The evening will shine a well-deserved spotlight on a series of delicious innovations and a a vast array of remarkable achievements cooked up by spicy entrepreneurs, tangy innovators, and zesty leaders. It’s a great chance to get your very own taste of the stirring, creative, cutting edge advances they are bringing to our community – and the world.
Like a fine wine, CBIC’s Fundraising Awards Gala – Charlottesville’s premiere business and technology networking event – only gets better with age. Join us for creative cocktails and a dinner with generous wine service. Then, while you enjoy a delectable dessert, let's honor this year’s remarkable group of innovators, all of whom are making a noteworthy impact on the world we live in thanks to their leadership, development, use and commercialization of new technologies, community service and education.
Come help us celebrate the extraordinary people, organizations and ideas that make up the ever-changing, ever-fascinating and always tasty recipe for groundbreaking innovation in Charlottesville.
Ticket includes: one cocktail ticket, gala seat for awards ceremony, plated dinner with wine service, dessert and coffee/tea service. A cash bar is also available during the receptions.
Program Overview (based on past years; subject to change in 2013):
5:15 Registration, Cocktails, and Entertainment on the Lawn (weather permitting, otherwise, indoors)
6:45 Welcome & Dinner
8:30 Coffee, Cocktails & Conversation
For highlights and photos from the 2012 Gala, click here
Attire: Cocktail and business dressy attire are acceptable as is gala / black-tie (optional). Coats and ties are required in the ballroom at Farmington Country Club.
Age Restrictions: As alcohol is served, 21 or older, please.
Reserving Tables: To reserve your corporate/group table or half-table or a block of tickets at the respective ticket rate, please contact Tracey Danner at Executive@CvilleBIC.org or (434) 242-5886. Table sponsorships include table signage featuring your logo, recognition in promotional communications and sponsor ribbons your company’s attendees.
Sponsorships or Further Information: Please visit www.cvillebic.org for information regarding 2013 award finalists, as well as 2012 finalists & recipients, and to learn more about the Charlottesville Business Innovation Council.
Additional questions, comments or inquiries may be directed to Tracey Danner, CBIC’s Consulting Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org or (434) 242-5886.