26th Annual Miami Make-A-Wish Ball a Big Hit
Floridas News: 24Fashion TV is proud to present a recap of the 26th Annual InterContinental® Miami Make-A-Wish Ball that took place on the evening of November 6th at the InterContinental Miami. The event was headlined by singer and actress Jennifer Hudson who performed a private concert for Ball guests.
Guests were welcomed at the 26th Annual InterContinental Miami Make-A-Wish Ball by Shareef Malnik, Chairman Emeritus, Make-A-Wish Southern Florida; Gala Chair of the InterContinental Miami Make-A-Wish Ball; Managing Partner, Greyhawk Capital; and CEO, Forge Legacy Investments; Glenn Sampert, Gala Host and General Manager of InterContinental Miami; and Norman Wedderburn, President and CEO of Make-A-WishSouthern Florida – the trio affectionately known as the “Three Amigos.”
The Ball’s space-inspired theme transformed the InterContinental Miami hotel into a galactic wonderland, from the valet porte cochere and lobby entrance with otherworldly performers to a spacious step-and-repeat for photographs as well as a sweeping mezzanine and impressive Grand Ballroom decorated in shimmering silver and mystical black hues.
Among the people spotted on the red carpet were Chairman Emeritus, Make-A-Wish Southern Florida, Shareef Malnik and wife and actress Gabrielle Anwar, NASA astronaut Loren Acton and his wife Evelyn Acton, actress Spencer Malnik, attorney and businessman Alvin Malnik and wife Nancy Elaine Gresham, Jared Malnik, NBA All-Star Jamal Mashburn, Bailey Mashburn, celebrity fashion designer Skye Drynan, artist and CEO/co-founder of 24Fashion TV Victoria Unikel, celebrity stylist Elysze Held, Lesli Brown, producer Clif Loftin, Ryan Cook, President and CEO of Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida Norman Wedderburn, RHOM star Lisa Hochstein, stylist Danny Jelaca, Annette Prats, Lawrence Malott and Thomas Malott, owner of E11even Dennis DeGori and business partners Gino Lopinto, attorney Scott Silver, jewelry artist Yvonne Rosemeier, real estate developer Alitza Weiss, RHOM star Kiki Barth, Tara Ink principal Nick D’Annunzio, VP Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida Karen Mullins, actor Christopher Fannon.