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CUP14_GALA_Evite_v10aTHE COUNCIL OF URBAN PROFESSIONALS

along with

CUP's Gala Honorary Chair, Co-Chairs,
and Benefit Committee

Graciously Invite You to Attend our 

7th Annual Leadership Gala

An Evening of Recognition and Celebration

THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014

6:00 PM COCKTAILS
7:30 PM DINNER & AWARDS

@ Cipriani 42nd Street

110 E 42nd Street
(Between Park & Lexington Avenues)
New York City

FESTIVE ATTIRE

A limited number of individual tickets will be available.

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CUP is offering a limited number of discounted member tickets (first come, first serve) for current members in good standing. Contact serskine@nycup.org for more information.

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CUP PROUDLY HONORS

NATALIE MORALES

News Anchor and Co-Host, Third Hour of NBC News' "Today"
Breakthrough Leadership Award 
Natalie Morales
 

GREGORY J. FLEMING 

President, Wealth Management
President, Investment Management
Morgan Stanley
New York City Vision Leadership Award
Greg Fleming
 

TARGET

Corporate Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award

Target Logo
Kim Strong
Accepted by Kim Strong
Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion

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For Sponsorship & Event Information:
Contact Samantha E. Erskine, CUP's Director of Development
serskine@nycup.org | 646.619.5187
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CUP's 2014 GALA CHAIR
Colbert G. Narcisse
Managing Director, Head of Global Alternative Investments
Morgan Stanley

GALA CO-CHAIRS (List In-Formation)
Nicole Bernard, Fox Audience Strategy
Cliff Cammock, Ernst & Young
Sherrese Clarke, Morgan Stanley
Jocelyn Cooley, BET Networks
James Francis, Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC
Daniel Gamba, BlackRock
Beatrice Hamza Bassey, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
David Jones, CastleOak Securities, L.P.
Shawn Lytle, UBS
Lucinda Martinez, Home Box Office, Inc.
Jaime Mercado, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Martez Moore, BET Networks
Stephen Pamon, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Luis Penalver, Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
Jacques-Philippe Piverger, MPOWERD, Inc.
Keisha Smith, News Corp
David Sutphen, Brunswick Group
Jose Tavarez, Bank of America
Lucas Torres, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Rossie Turman III, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Wanji Walcott, American Express
Anré Williams, American Express

GALA BENEFIT COMMITTEE
Daisy Auger-Dominguez, Disney|ABC TV Group
Nadja Bellan-White, Ogilvy & Mather
B. Seth Bryant, Bryant Burgher Jaffe & Roberts LLP
S. Jeanine Conley, Baker & Hostetler LLP
Lisa Davis, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Kenneth Ebie, Office of Mayor Bill de Blasio
Mignon Espy, Grey Science
Maria Fernandez-Williams, IBM
Roderick Hardamon, Citi
Diana Hilson, CUP Leadership Board, Chair
Jim Holmes, Thomson Reuters
Duane L. Hughes, Morgan Stanley
Sekou Kaalund, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Johnita Mizelle, Lyxor Asset Management
Brandon Nelson, JetBlue
Dana Reed, PanAfrican Investment Company, LLC
Caryn Van Buskirk, Novantas, Inc.
Dawanna Williams, Dabar Development Partners
Peter Wilson, Proskauer Rose

CUP is Grateful for the Support of Our 7th Annual Leadership Gala Sponsors (List In-Formation)

 CHAMPION
Morgan Stanley

PLATINUM
News Corp

DIAMOND
Goldman Sachs

PIONEER CIRCLE
Valentino D. Carlotti
Angelique & James Francis
Amelia & Bayo Ogunlesi
Kim & Tarrus L. Richardson

GOLD
American Express
Bank of America
Barclays Bank PLC
BET Networks
Bloomberg
Citi
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Comcast NBCUniversal
Delta Air Lines
Deutsche Bank
Ernst & Young
Fox Audience Strategy
Home Box Office, Inc.
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
New York Life
The Williams Capital Group, L.P.
Wells Fargo

SILVER
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Ariel Investments
Baker & Hostetler LLP
BlackRock
Brightwood Capital Advisors
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
CastleOak Securities L.P.
Colgate-Palmolive Company
Colony Capital, LLC
Credit Suisse
Golden Tree Asset Management
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
JetBlue
McGraw Hill Financial
Novantas, Inc.
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Pfizer
Proskauer Rose LLP
PwC
RBC Capital Markets
Samsung Electronics
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Thomson Reuters
Rev. Dr. Eboni Marshall Turman & Mr. Rossie E. Turman III
UBS
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

BRONZE
Bryant Rabbino LLP
Con Edison
GenNx360 Capital Partners
Ogilvy & Mather
Paradigm Asset Management
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Prudential Investment Management
Time Warner
Walter Kaitz Foundation

FRIENDS
Atlanta Life Financial Group
Brunswick Group LLC
Macy's and Bloomingdale's
PanAfrican Investment Company, LLC
Luis Penalver

For Sponsorship & Event Information:
Contact Samantha E. Erskine, CUP's Director of Development
serskine@nycup.org | 646.619.5187

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