"MOTOR CITY MINGLE" at the Concours d'Elegance of America
July 26, 2019, Inn at St. John's, Plymouth, MI
Photo Credit: John Keep, Derrick Martinez with SEEN Magazine, event attendees.
What a fun and amazing evening for Project Beautiful - Inside and Out as the Charity Partner for the Concours d’Elegance of America’s “Motor City Mingle” event!! Over 175 guests enjoyed a Fashion Show by Dolce Moda Boutique in Birmingham, great silent auction items, and an exciting live auction! We are so grateful to be part of the Concours d’Elegance of America for a fourth year in a row!
We would like to thank event partners Tapper’s Jewelry, UBS - The Mistry Group, and Dolce Moda boutique in Birmingham. Special thanks to Dolce Moda owners, Jenny and Alyssa, for all of their hard work coordinating and putting on the fashion show, and to our friends that graciously agreed to model!
SPECIAL CONGRATULATIONS to our 2019 “BEST IN DRESS” model couple — Sydney Gilles and Chris Campanale!!
2019 “BEST IN DRESS” Winners: Sydney Gilles and Chris Campanale!
Marty Boda and Dan Sommer
Scott Dolmage and Richard Vaughan
Ricca Gonzalez and Kip Wasenko
Cindy Haebler and Chris Johnson
Sheryl Haislet and Mike Haislet
Deanna Lites and John Akouri
Grace and James Rosseau
Kristy Sidlar and Dave Sidlar
Rhonda Walker and Jason Drumheller
Kimberly Williams and Marc Beshany
Dr. Isaure and Dr. Bill Yates
Jenny and Alyssa with Dolce Moda
We are also grateful for all the wonderful Live and Silent Auction item donors, bidders and winners!!
Special thanks to:
Wayne Carini that donated a garage tour of his collection and also of Jay Leno’s Garage!
Moray Callum, Ralph Gilles and Mike Simcoe - Heads of Design for Ford, FCA and GM respectively - that donated a Big 3 Design Studio Tour Package
Beau Satchelle in Detroit that donated a bespoke luxury race-inspired leather bag!
Walter Leather Company that donated a custom handcrafted automotive-themed leather jacket!
The Concours d’Elegance of America and College for Creative Studies student that donated a Ferrari poster art piece!
Our awesome auctioneer, Tom Paranzino with Paranzino Brothers Auctioneers, who has helped raise over $2 million in the name of Viper for various charitable organizations.
Silent Auction Item donors: Hilton Head Concours, M1 Concourse, Jay Koka Studio, The Inn at St. John’s, Dior, Hagerty, Alaine Seri silk scarves, Frank and Kimm Campanale, and Project Beautiful Board Members: Allison Martin, Natasha Milosavlevski, Debbie Parent, Christina Schneider and Nicole Walker.
All our friends, old and new, that attended!