|Rendering of proposed structure by Ottolia & Barnes Architecture.|
"We first met in September 2009, no one in our group knowing any other group members...After nine months of meetings, we embarked on our project, never realizing what a truly challenging and rewarding project it would be. Somehow it seemed like this day would never come, but here we are, and thanks to all of you for making the trip in this awful weather to support our project to replace the aging Veteran's Park Band Shell here in Redondo Beach..."
Band Shell elevation drawing by Ottalia & Barnes Architecture.
--excerpts from the keynote speech by Leadership Redondo Class of 2010 Project Leader Larry Rosolowski of Razor Scooters (www.Razor.com).
|Leadership Redondo Class of 2010, photographed by Lisa Kato Fitchett.|
|Councilman Matt Kilroy, Steve Napolitano representing|
4th District County Supervisor Don Knabe, Redondo
Beach Mayor Mike Gin, Councilman Steve Diels.
Major Contributors: Athens Services ($50,000) COO Gary Clifford, VP Finance Greg Huntington and wife Jasna, Director of Governmental Affairs Ed Chen; Deborah Fehn (member of Leadership Redondo 2010 and Director of Business Development) and Gold Sponsors ($10,000) Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance.
|Architects Domingo Ottolia & Dorothy Barnes;|
Redondo Beach Mayor Mike Gin; Project Leader
Larry Rosolowski; Stella Rothluebbers, Linda and
Vic Braden of family-owned Cornerstone Construction.
Additional Donors: Other donors included Andrea and Mike Zislis of Shade Hotel, Rock'n'Fish, Mucho Restaurant (www.ZislisGroup.com), Steve and Jennifer Goldstein of PayRoll Management Solutions (PayRollManagementSolutions.com), Kayli Yoong, event party planner. Steve Goldstein is the Chairman of Redondo Beach Chamber Board of Directors, and a graduate of the Leadership Redondo Class of 2007.
|The Mark Fitchett Band: Mark Fitchett (guitar), Bob Luna|
(keyboards and vocals), Gregory Scott Alban (drums),
Donna Butler (vocals), Anthony Alvarez (bass).