October 26, 2009


Design Team 7192 (Monday):
CLASP final project is due today.
Have work printed and mounted in my office (N-1111) by 1PM today.
Any work not turned in today is reduced by one grade; any work not
turned in by this Thursday, October 29 is an F.

October 19, 2009


E-mail me at: accardo@nyc.rr.com
to receive CLASP logo if you do not already have it.

October 8, 2009

Updated Text For Save the Date Postcard

The following was sent to me last night. It is an updated version of the text to go on the "Save the Date" postcard for the Pink & Black Tie Gala. The changes are minor.

Pink & Black Tie Gala
Save the date!
-Starring Brooklyn
-Join us for a Starry Night Celebrating Brooklyn’s Luminaries and Legends
Hosted by Stacy London of TLC's "What Not to Wear"
May 6, 2010
-Stage 6 at Steiner Studios, 6:30 – 11:00 pm
-15 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
-Pink and Black Attire Suggested
-For tickets, sponsorship opportunities and more information please contact Tamara Ehlin at
-718.622.2492 ext. 5115 or
American Cancer Society Logo The Official Sponsor of Birthdays
17 Eastern Parkway, 5th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11238 800.ACS.2345

October 2, 2009

Pink&BlackTie Invitation RSVP Text (BACK)

Here is the text that needs to appear on the back of the RSVP card. Cut & paste, then format for your designs and layout.

Starring Brooklyn Sponsorships

Idol $30,000 - Exclusive presenting sponsor - Three premiere tables of ten - Back cover & gold page of Journal - Lead logo on all printed materials and website special recognition and banner at event

Star $20,000 - Two preferred tables of ten - Two page gold spread in Journal - Logo on all printed materials and website, special recognition and signage at event - Company featured in press materials

Co-Star $10,000 - One preferred table of ten - One gold page in Journal - Logo on all printed materials and website, special recognition and signage at the event - Company featured in press materials

Gold Underwriter $7,500 - One table of ten - Full page in Journal - Logo on all printed materials and website, special recognition and signage at the event - Underwriting opportunities: cocktail party, entertainment or decor

Silver Underwriter $5,000 - Six tickets - Full page in Journal - Logo on all printed materials and website, special recognition and signage at the event - Underwriting opportunities: favor bags

Fan Club $3,000 - One table of ten - Full page in Journal - Sponsorship recognition

Autograph Hound $1,500 - 4 tickets - Full page in Journal - Sponsorship recognition

Paparazzi $800 - 2 tickets - 7night, all inclusive Passport to Cruise for two opportunity

Please contact Tamara Ehlin at 718-622-2492 ext. 5115 regarding sponsorship, underwriting categories, Passport to Cruise details and any additional questions.

Starring Brooklyn Fan Book

Ad Specifications (width by height)

Full Page $500 - 5.5” X 8.5”

Half Page $300 - 5.5” X 4.25”

Quarter Page $175 - 2.75” X 4.25”

Outer and inside covers are four-color; all other pages are black and white. All journal pages should be submitted in PDF high-resolution print ready format to jen.silvester@cancer.org by April 15, 2010.

For more information on the exclusive bookmark opportunity on your page in the Starring Brooklyn Fan Book, please contact Jen Silvester at 718-622-2492 ext. 5134.

More information, directions to Steiner Studios, a preview of the Live Like a Star Auction, and tickets available online at http://gala.acsevents.org/pinkandblacktie

Pink&BlackTie Invitation RSVP Text (FRONT)

The following is the text that needs to be on the 5" X 7" RSVP card that will go with the invitation. This text will be on front and back of card...I will also supply text for the back of the card on the next post. Remember the fonts, colors, and layout will be determined by your designs. You may cut and paste this information, but remember to format it, to conform to your designs.
FILL-IN LINES, where appropriate.

Pink & Black Tie Gala (LOGO)

American Cancer Society (LOGO)

Thursday, May 6, 2010
Stage 6 at Steiner Studios
6:00 – 10:30 PM

I/we would like to participate as follows:
Starring Brooklyn Sponsorship (details on back)

Idol $30,000
Star $20,000
Co-Star $10,000
Gold Underwriter $7,500
Silver Underwriter $5,000
Fan Club $3,000
Autograph Hound $1,500
Paparazzi $800

Sponsorship RSVP by April 23rd

Tables & Tickets
Table of 10 $2,500
Indies at $250 each

My Guests:


____ I/we can’t be there but would like to support the American Cancer Society with a tax-deductible donation of $ _______

(specifications on back)

Page in Journal and Digital Display during Cocktail Reception

Inside Cover Page & digital display $2,000
Gold Memory Page & digital display $1,250
Full Page & digital display $1,000

Journal Pages Only

Full Page $500
Half Page $300
Quarter Page $175
Book Mark $3,500 (exclusive 4-color insert program)
Camera-ready copy is enclosed

Deadline for Journal: April 15th


Name____________________________ Company______________________
Billing address __________________ City____________ State ___ Zip code ____
Phone ____________ Fax ___________ E-mail _________________________
Name/Company (as you wish it to be listed in the program)________________________
Please bill my credit card: $ _________ Visa ___ MC ___ Amex ___ Discover __
Credit Card #:__________________ Exp. Date: ________ Security Code ______
Signature:_______________________ Check enclosed:__________________

Please make checks payable to American Cancer Society. Contributions and journal pages are fully tax deductible; $125 per ticket and $1250 per table are not tax deductible. Federal Tax ID 16-0743902

Send this form and payment to: American Cancer Society, Pink & Black Tie Gala, 17 Eastern Parkway 5th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11238

For tickets, kindly RSVP by mail by April 15; after that date, please call Tamara Ehlin or visit the website http://gala.acsevents.org/pinkandblacktie

For additional information, contact Tamara Ehlin at the American Cancer Society 718-622-2492 ext. 5115 or tamaraehlin@cancer.org

Thank you for your support!


Hi Everyone, The following text is the information that needs to go on the invitation. Fonts, colors, layout, spacing, etc. will be determined by your designs. You may cut and paste this information.

American Cancer Society
Pink & Black Tie Gala (LOGO)
Starring Brooklyn

Starring Brooklyn
Please join us at the Pink & Black Tie Gala for a very special night celebrating Brooklyn’s contributions to the movie industry.
Thursday, May 6, 2010
Stage 6 at Steiner Studios15 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, New York
6:00 pm 10:30 pm
Cocktails, auction, dining & dancing
Special performance by …(leave room for a few names)

Stacy London, of TLC’s What Not to Wear

Margo T. Lewis,
Founder, 96 Magnolia Show House. Live Well. Live Style. Live Green.

Peter M. Meyer,
President of NYC Markets, TD Bank
Eileen Holmes, Vice President of Retail Markets, TD Bank
Harry A. Winters, M.D., Division Chief, GastroenterologyWoodhull Medical Center

Honorary Committee
Marty Markowitz, Brooklyn Borough President

Steve Cohen, Brooklyn CyclonesDenise Arbesu, Citigroup
Kenneth Adams, The Business Council of New York State
Melanie Corpuz, Sullivan & Cromwell LLPDr.
Barry Eckert, Long Island University
Cara Fulchino, American Express
Wendy Goldstein, Lutheran Medical Center
Louise PassantinoClaire Patterson, Kings County Medical Center
Maurice Reid, Brownsville Multi-Service Family Health Centers
Dr. James Rucinksi, NY Methodist HospitalCarl Hum, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
Reginald Daniels, Lions International

Gala Committee

Yvonne Riley-Tepie, TD Bank

Marla and Jonathan Bumble
Ruby Charles
Alex Charles
Nancy Colt
Deni Davis-Sheehan & Ed Sheehan
Aleem Duggins
Tamara Ehlin & Charles Mallea
Debra Fried
Chrissann Gasparo
John and Jean Griffin
Derecka Hackett
Rosemarie Horne
Jannie Hudson
Kris Kim & Erik Engquist
Janice Lacroix
Elizabeth Lombardi
Marie Lane
Naomi Mersky
Laura Denise Milkowski
Jessica Miller
Peter Ostermann
Barbara Romano
Summer Sharaf
Barbara Slattery
Caren Scarlato
Stephanie Stephenson
Zoe Sundra
Carol Thomas

Special thanks to our sponsors
(Room for 12 Logos)

Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society’s patient services and programs in the Brooklyn community, as well its national research, education and advocacy initiatives.

For more information, please contact Tamara Ehlin at 718-622-2492 ext. 5115 or tamara.ehlin@cancer.org.

To buy tickets online, directions, and to see a list of fabulous auction items, visit http://gala.acsevents.org/pinkandblacktie