Vaughn College Gala

Thursday, November 9, 2017
86-01 23rd Avenue, Flushing, New York 11369

Honoring
Gary J. Spulak
President, Embraer Aircraft Holding

Vaughn College is proud to honor Gary J. Spulak, President of Embraer Aircraft Holding Incorporated. Mr. Spulak is a true innovator, entrepreneur and trailblazer who has contributed to the aviation and aerospace industries through the many senior executive roles in manufacturing, retailing, distribution and financial operations he has held during his career. Mr. Spulak has a master’s degree in business administration and is on the board of governors for The Wings Club and the Aerospace Industry Association, in addition to holding other board member positions for Enterprise Florida and the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce Florida.

Vaughn College Gala Committee

Chair
Doug Izarra, Vaughn College Trustee; Vice President, Americas Sales, GE Aviation

  • Ed Baklor, Chief Commercial Officer, LaGuardia Gateway Partners
  • Cubie Dawson, Vice President, Business Development, Hudson Group
  • Alyssa Ten Eyck, Director, Corporate Communications, Embraer North America
  • Greg Hamilton, President, Aviation Week
  • Patrick Marotta, Chief Executive Officer, Marotta Scientific
  • Marco A. Nogueira, Director of Quality/Chief Inspector, JetBlue; Board Member, JetBlue Foundation
  • Patricia Ornst, Director, New York State and Local Government Affairs, Delta Air Lines
  • Katherine Posner, Vaughn College Trustee; Partner, Condon & Forsyth
  • Mylene Scholnick, Managing Director, Lenoma LLC
  • Lysa Scully, Vaughn College Trustee; General Manager, LaGuardia Airport, The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
  • Erin King Sweeney, President, King Sweeney Strategies, LLC
  • Peter Vaughn, Vaughn College Trustee; Managing Director, Vaughn Advisory Group, LLC

All proceeds from the Gala will benefit student scholarships and institutional priorities.

  • Sponsorship Levels* (Check your selection below)

  • • On Stage speaking and photo opportunity at Gala
    • Sponsor letter in event journal
    • Premium seating for 20 guests
    • Acknowledgement as a Platinum Sponsor at the Gala on materials, sponsorship signs and website
    • Prominent recognition in ad featured in two editions of Aviation Week & Space Technology
    • A Platinum two-page ad with your special message in the event journal
  • • Premium seating for 20 guests
    • Acknowledgement in Gala welcoming remarks
    • Acknowledgement as a Gold Sponsor at the Gala on materials, sponsorship signs and website
    • Prominent recognition in ad featured in two editions of Aviation Week & Space Technology
    • A Gold two-page ad with your special message in the event journal
  • • Priority seating for 10 guests
    • Acknowledgement in Gala welcoming remarks
    • Acknowledgement as a Silver Sponsor at the Gala on materials, sponsorship signs and website
    • Prominent recognition in ad featured in two editions of Aviation Week & Space Technology
    • A Silver full-page ad with your special message in the event journal
  • • Priority seating for 10 guests
    • Acknowledgement in Gala welcoming remarks
    • Acknowledgement as a Bronze Sponsor at the Gala on materials, sponsorship signs and website
    • Prominent recognition in ad featured in two editions of Aviation Week & Space Technology
    • A Bronze full-page ad with your special message in the event journal
  • • Special seating for 5 guests
    • Acknowledgement as a Benefactor Sponsor at the Gala on materials, sponsorship signs and website
    • Recognition in ad featured in one edition of Aviation Week & Space Technology
    • A Benefactor full-page ad with your special message in the event journal
  • • Preferred seating for 5 guests
    • A full page ad with your special message in the event journal
    • Recognition as a Supporter Sponsor at the Gala on materials, sponsorship signs and website
  • Individual Tickets* (Check your selection below)

  • • Preferred Seating
    • Recognition as a Grand Patron on all Gala materials and website
  • • Recognition as a Patron on all Gala materials and website

  • Journal Advertisement Rates (Check your selection below)

  • If you would like to place an advertisement in the Vaughn Gala event journal, please provide the copy for your ad below:

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    *Vaughn College is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. All contributions and a portion of sponsorships and ticket purchases are tax deductible as provided by law.