Last night we joined 2,000 DC stars at the 2015 Fight for Children Fight Night at the Washington Hilton.
Under Armour was the presenting sponsor working to raise $5M for education for children in need. We snapped its CEO Kevin Plank and wife D.J. with boxing legend Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini and USA Boxing heavyweight Cam Awesome.
Guests enjoyed a lavish VIP reception prior to the big event with a great silent auction and terrific appetizers. Here, VA Gov. Terry McAuliffe is bookended by MTM’s Dean Morehouse and Greenvale Ventures’ Peter O’Keefe and by former Rep. and NBA player Tom McMillen and attorney Bill Sudow.
Founded by the late Joe Robert, Fight Night’s been a top event for 25 years. Here, developer Jim Abdo, CBRE Managing Director David Dorros, with Children’s National’s Julie Butler and its CEO, Kurt Newman.
Entertainment was by Frank Sinatra Jr. and the Electric Light Orchestra. Here, ‘Skins Cheerleaders Masako and Tasha bookend JLL VP Lester Carver and SVP Andrew O’Brien.
Monumental Sports’ Grant Hastings, Georgetown’s Hilary Halpern and Milica Tasic, and private banker Mark Dillon.