Key financial contributors at the event included Charles and Susan Merinoff, South Florida WAABI
, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, Fedway and Coco-Lopez.
In his remarks to the attendees (230 guests, the largest number of participants since the event was held in Boston in 1997), Sky Ranch Foundation Chairman George McCarthy emphasized the tremendous work that WAABI
(World Association of the Alcohol Beverage Industries) has done.
The event was held in conjunction with the 54th annual convention of WAABI
(World Association of Alcohol Beverage Industries) and honored five people whose achievements, both personal and business, have made significant contributions to the efforts of the entire beverage alcohol industry in supporting the Sky Ranch.