SARASOTA, Fla. (May 6, 2016) – Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc. celebrated its 15th Annual Golf Tournament this year at Laurel Oak Country Club. The sold out tournament with 204 players filled both courses & secured over $119,000 in sponsorships. Proceeds from the tournament go towards the Physician’s Endowment Fund set up for staff education at SMHCS.
Live Auction Winners were Dr. Marguerite Malone who won the SOLD OUT Wannamaker Village PGA Championship Tickets, Jim Syprett and Vice Chair David Fouche who both won their very own “SMH Celebrity” staffed Personal Beverage Carts.
This year’s tournament also included a helicopter ball drop sponsored by Aero/IQ, a million dollar shoot out sponsored by KBR Foundation, hole- in- one contests sponsored by Infiniti of Sarasota & Smile Sarasota, and a Putting Contest sponsored by Jason’s Deli. This year’s Helicopter Ball Drop winner was Doug Grice of Infiniti of Sarasota. The Putting Contest winner was Bruce Mantia. The 1st Place Gross winners: Daniel Bonora, Doug Grice, Bart Mathis, and Bill Wudte of Infiniti of Sarasota. The 1st Place net winners were: Jerrod Berry, Gregory Dolby, Ronald Felt and Ryan Woods of Dimensional Insight. The 1st Place Gross winners: Bruce Barlow, Kevin Gilbert, Joe McCarthy, and Chris West of Similar Electronics. The 1st Place Net winners: Gregory Rosenberger, Todd Sak, John Shirk, and Nathan Brown of Stericyle. The longest drive winner was Roman Bonilla and Mark Bruce and for Ladies Krista Hayes and Diana Kablich.
SCENE Magazine Owner, Ron Milton chaired this year’s tournament along with Vice Chair, David Fouche of J2 Solutions. This year’s committee members were: Michele Beni, Jim Bugyis, Abigail DeCou, Jennifer Embler, Adrian Gadd, Todd Hopkins, Kim Miele, LeeAnne Moody, Patricia Riley, Todd Sak, Steve Slocum, and Monica Verinder.
Major sponsors include Million Dollar Shoot Out Sponsor, KBR Foundation, SKANSKA, as the Golf Cart Sponsor, Circuelle Foundation & AEROIQ as Helicopter Ball Drop Sponsors, SCENE Magazine, Premier Media Sponsor, Gulf Coast Community Foundation, Pre-Tournament Reception Sponsor as well as Lifeline Sponsors, Cooperative Services of Florida, Infiniti of Sarasota, Coastal Property Group of Florida, DeAngelis Diamond LLC, Dimensional Insight, Doyle Electric, Dynatherm Resources, Inc., Electrical Construction & Communication, Financial Corporation of America, Gresham Smith and Partners, J2 Solutions, Inc., LaGasse Plumbing & LaGasse Utilities, Salt Co, LLC, Tampa Bay Trane, WebTPA and Cocktail Hour Sponsor Willis A. Smith Construction, Inc., Envision Lighting Systems, Electric Supply of Tampa
For more information on early registration for next year’s tournament please contact Rachel Rich at (941) 917-1286