The slate has been approved and the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (FRLA) 2019 Board members are below. All members will be installed (en masse) at the FRLA Holiday Party at the Circ Hotel on December 11th. Party starts at 6:30pm.
President – Kara Lundgren, Circ Hotel
VP of Lodging – Greg Cook, Ritz Carlton
VP of Restaurants – Eric Haseman, Delaware North
Secretary – Jana Lhota, Holland & Knight
Treasurer – Donald Calder, InVision Strategies
Immediate Past President – Danielle Rosse, Oceans 234
Anna MacDiarmid W Hotel
Jon Gustin Doubletree Sunrise
Laurens Zieren Diplomat Resort
Eduardo Fernandez Sonesta Fort Lauderdale
Heidi Dennis Pelican Grand Beach Hotel
Heiko Dobrikow Riverside Hotel
Mark Tascione Seminole Hard Rock
Ramola Motwani Merrimac Investments
Sandy Patel Luckey’s Hotel Development & Management
Russel Dion Superior Small Lodging
Suria Plante Residence Inn Ft. Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port
Matt Walsh The Restaurant People
KC Sentz Funky Buddha
Pia Dahlquist Mai Kai Restaurant
Rob Gebhard Sky Thai Sushi
Peter Lopez Shooters Waterfront
Dan Lindblade Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber
John Zaza SBE
Ina Lee TravelHost
Kathy Koch Ambit Marketing
Michelle MacKeith Pinnacle POS
Vinny Gaudio Ecolab
Casie Idle IDDI Design
Anne Solomons Touch Point Training Consultants
Debbie Danto Danto Builders
JB Ward Florida Atlantic University
Jillian Berg Broward County Public Schools
Andreas Ioannou Orchestra Hotel
Bob Swindell Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance
Stephen Moss Holland & Knight
Stacy Ritter Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau
Bernie Friedman Becker
Cate Farmer Margaritaville Beach Resort
Register for the FLDCP / Danto Builders 5th Annual Big Bad BBQ on Oct. 2nd.
Join us for the Florida Design & Construction Professionals / Danto Builders 5th Annual Big Bad BBQ on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 5:30 to 7:30 benefiting Special Olympics. Enjoy all-you-can-eat BBQ, side salads, corn on the cob, freshly baked cornbread, peppers, assorted fruits, Funky Buddha beer, Tito’s Vodka, Village Grille and Village Pump Wine Bar, MC Two Story Lori, National Anthem, soft drinks, delicious desserts, live music, beautiful art, awesome auctions (hotels, restaurants, purses, jewelry, sporting event tickets, spa treatments, gift baskets, etc.), raffles, vendors, networking and Special Olympic Athletes; all for a great cause.
Last year we had over 600 design, construction, real estate, property management, and affiliated professionals attend this networking event, and raised over $35,000 for the over 6,100 athletes and 23-year-around Special Olympics sports. Help us meet our goal of 800 attendees and raising $50,000 this year!
Please preregister at http://www.specialolympicsbroward.org/dantobigbadbbq to help us ensure there is enough food and drinks for all those who attend.) Ticket purchases are tax-deductible and non-refundable.
Where: 5601 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
Cost: $25 preregistration for FLDCP members, $35 preregistration for non-members, and $45 at the door (tax-deductible donation)
Attire: Casual; shorts and t-shirts are encouraged
Parking: Valet and street parking are available.
Please like our Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/SpecialOlympicsBigBadBBQ/