Gloria Fu, Chapter Head of the International Luxury Hotel Association, Barak Hirschowitz, President of the ILHA and Sharon Hirschowitz, Global Head of Media & Communications attended the Wild West Bourbon Classic For a Cause event on May 26, 2022 at The James Museum, in St. Petersburg, Florida. The event was sponsored by M.C. Dean Building Intelligence, and all proceeds went to ServiceSource Florida Programs, including Warrior Bridge Veterans Services.
The event featured bourbon tasting, heavy appetizers, self-guided museum tours, and music by the Jazz Daddy O’s. Auction items included a WhistlePig PiggyBack Rye Whiskey Bottle, a six-year-aged whiskey with a 100% rye mashbill for a bold, spice flavor profile; a bottle of Uncle Nearest 1884 whiskey valued at $150; and a BHAKTA 27-07 bottle signed by Raj Bhakta, Founder.
Also auctioned was a weekend getaway at the Marriott Sand Key valued at $500, and a Tampa Bay Rays Suite for 16 valued at $2,500, creating a lively atmosphere and networking.