February 18, 2010 - Winterfest Boat Parade, Winner's Circle Awards Presentation
What: Cocktails and Awards Dinner
Where: Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center
When: February 18, 2010
Host(s): Greater Ft Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, Greater Ft Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center
Mistress of Ceremonies: Lisa Scott-Founds
Master of Ceremonies: Paul Castronovo, Big 105.9
Gala Chairperson(s): Kathy Keleher & Dawn Read
Sponsors: Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau & Greater Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Convention Center
Blacktie Photos by: Ginny Fujino, Blacktie-SouthFlorida
Winterfest Boat Parade Winner's Circle Awards Presentation
This annual event, which recognizes, Sponsors, Shoreline participants and the Boats who all work so hard to make the Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade an event that people will return year after year to see and be a part of.
The 2009 judges this year were, Jesse Acevedo - President, Realtor Association of Greater Ft. Lauderdale, Rear Admiral Robert S. Branham - Seventh Coast Guard District, Leslie Nielson - Actor, Mayor Jack Seiler - City of Ft Lauderdale & Frank W. Krauser - President & CEO of NFL Alumni, Inc.
Spectators were also given the opportunity to vote on their favorite decorated boat, prior to the Winner's Circle Awards presentation event.
Welcome & Sponsor Awrdes were presented by Max B. Osceola, Jr. - Chairman of the Board and Lisa Scott-Founds, President/Ceo.
Shoreline Decorating Extravanganza Awards were presented by Rosalie Wheatly & Arlette Spaniak, Co-Chairs and Riverwalk Trust - Light Up Lauderdale Awards.
Boat Parade Awards were presented by Paul Anderson - Chair Elect, John Haley - Boat Parade Chair, Stacy Copeland - Winner's Circle Chair, Judging Chairman Dave Mundy & Passionate for Parades, Dan Lindblade & Ric Green.
Hosted by Greater Ft Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau & Greater Fort Lauderdale, Broward County Convention and Visitors Bureau.