Gary Jackson Turns 60: Tito’s Vodka Celebrates with ATC
Tito’s Handmade Vodka and a group of friends came together at Christopher’s at Wrigley Mansion to celebrate Gary Jackson’s 60th Birthday, a fundraiser for Arizona Theatre Company. Jackson is an advocate for the arts, and a recent addition to the ATC Board of Trustees.
Guests included, Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego, Councilwoman Yassamin Ansari, Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone, and U.S. Congressman Greg Stanton. Other notable attendees included Valley Youth Theatre’s Bobb and Karol Cooper, The Heard Museum’s David Roche, Southwest Shakespeare Company’s Mary Way, Friends of Phoenix Public Art’s Dr. Carol Poore, PhD., MBA, and Billie Jo and Judd Herberger. From Arizona Theatre Company’s leadership team, The Kasser Family Artistic Director, Sean Daniels and his wife Veronika Duerr, Chief Development Officer, Paula Taylor and Managing Director, Geri Wright joined in celebration.
A surprise donation of $5,000 Dollars was made by Tito’s Handmade Vodka and presented by community leader and Tito’s Manager, Courtney Bennett, as a continuation of the brand’s commitment to the world of arts and non-profit organizations.
Overall donations, with a portion of donations matched by PayPal were presented to Arizona Theatre Company.