Rogers/Conn Smythe Dinner+Auction In Support Of Easter Seals Kids
By Bill Kwan
ESTEEMED SPORTS CELEBRITIES ATTEND ROGERS CONN SMYTHE CELEBRITIES DINNER & AUCTION IN SUPPORT OF EASTER SEALS KIDS ON FEBRUARY 27
Toronto, Ontario, February 25, 2014 — Easter Seals Ontario will host a press conference on Thursday, February 27 for the 63rd Annual Rogers Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner & Auction with famed sports celebrities in attendance.
The event was started in 1952 by a group of sportscasters and sportswriters and is recognized as Canada’s most prestigious sports dinner. The fundraiser will host 650 guests at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto for an entertaining evening featuring an all-star line-up of sports celebrities, dinner, and extensive live and silent auctions.
Master of Ceremonies & Entertainment:
Gerry dee: Canadian Comedian
Celebrities attending the press conference:
Carlos Delgado: Former Toronto Blue Jays Player
James Hinchcliffe: IndyCar Racer
Perdita Felicien: World Champion Hurdler
Dave Stewart: Former Major League Baseball Pitcher
Scott Milanovich: Toronto Argonauts Head Coach
NATALIE SPOONER: 2014 Canadian Women’s Hockey Team Member and Olympic Gold Medalist
The new 2014 Provincial Easter Seals Ambassadors will also be available for interviews.
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Date: Thursday, February 27, 2014
Location: Ontario Room, Convention Floor
Fairmount Royal York Hotel
100 Front St. W, Toronto
Media Contact: Event Contact:
Orsolya Soos Catherine Harwood
Easter Seals Ontario Easter Seals Ontario
416.421.8377 ext. 326 416.421.8377 ext. 309
Senior Communications Officer
Easter Seals Ontario
416.421.8377 ext. 326