Much appreciation is extended to the many people, businesses and organizations who provided their support for the 2017 Evening of Fine Wines. Your generosity lives on in every dream that can be realized because of your support of student services and scholarships.

2017 Evening of Fine Wines Supporters

Presenting Sponsor

United Bank Foundation Connecticut
with Honorary Chair Adam J. Jeamel

Joyce ‘81 and Dr. Rob Fish
The SBM Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Bruce Taylor

Cognac Level

Highland Park Market
United Bank Foundation Executive Team

Sherry Level

Antonacci Family Foundation
Richard T. Cartwright, Jr./McKaba, LLC
Chatham Financial
Kelser Corporation
Brenda and Michael B. Lynch Jr
Lynch Toyota Scion
Powerstation Events
Sandler, O’Neill & Partners, L.P.
Total Wine & More
Wells Fargo Securities LLC

Burgundy Level
Maryanne and TJ ‘81 Benoit
Ken Boucher
Leslie Ann and David Brown
Angelee Diana and Tris John Carta
Fuss & O’Neill, Inc.
Gena Glickman
Ruth Nye and Peter Grose
Hartford Business Journal
Hinckley, Allen & Snyder, LLP
Patti Woolwich and
Joseph F. Jeamel, Jr.
Kramer Portraits
Mary and William J. McGurk
Evan Plotkin
RPM Associates
Strategic Information Resources
TAB Computer Systems, Inc.
The Weiss Gallery, Studio & Zipser
Museum/Hans Weiss

 Sparkling Level

Coastal Securities Inc.
William H.W. Crawford IV
Eastern Connecticut Health
Patricia and Daniel Flynn
Grants Restaurant
Craig Huffy
Kaoud Oriental Rugs
Mark A. Kucia
Sandra and Craig S. Lappen
Marcus Communications, LLC
Barbara and Gene Mazur
Eric Newell
Otis Elevator Company
Rosemarie N. and Jack Papa
Karen and David Paulson
JoAnn and Robert Thulin
Twenty-First Century Financial
WordCom Inc.
Besty Wynnick

Rose Level

American Eagle Financial Credit
Anderson Jewelers
Michael A. Bars
Tina M. Carnelli ‘99
Claire and Mark Charette/Solidus
Jonathan M. Daube
Digel Family Foundation
Fiduciary Investment Advisors
First Hartford Realty Corporation
Martin J. Hart
Hartford Distributors Inc. &
Franklin Fine Beers
Ed Hicks
Mark Howell
Aleeta and Adam Jeamel
Raymond H. Lefurge, Jr., CPA
Anastasia and Glenn ‘74 Lemaire
Litchfield Distillery Batchers
The Lodge at Camden Hills
Manchester Ice and Fuel
Bradley Morris
Pinegrove Ranch and Family
The Pita Group
Plantations, Inc.
Susan and Charles A. Plese
Saybrook Point Inn & Spa
Deborah Simmons
Thomas Portraits
The Weitzel Family

Port Level

Allez Catering
Patricia Carrigan
Chaston Associates, Inc.
Connecticut Lighting
Dish Restaurant Group
Patricia Lindo ‘05
Mohegan Sun
Joan and Geoffrey Naab
Maura O’Connor
Stampin’ Up! Inc.
Wethersfield Travel

Aperitif Level

99 Restaurant
Rosa Abarzua
Adams Mill Restaurant
The Adventure Park at Storrs
All In Its Place, LLC
Susan Alston
American Museum of Natural
Artisinal Burger Company
Ashford Spirit Shoppe
Auto Zone
Black Eyed Sally’s
Black Hawk II
Block Island Ferry
Bob’s Discount Furniture
Boston Duck Tours
Boston Red Sox
Jan Brett
Linda J. Burk
The Bushnell Center for the
Performing Arts
Butterfly Chinese Restaurant
Center Framing & Art
Central Rock Gym
The Cheesecake Factory
Chili’s Restaurant
Chuck’s Margarita Grill
Cinemark- Buckland Hills
Cinemark Enfield
The Connecticut Electric Railway
Connecticut Science Center
Connecticut Tigers
Cosmic Omelet
Tara and Tony Costanzo
Nick Cutroneo Guitar Studio
DeRobertis Jewelers
The Devil’s Gear Bike Shop
Linda Devlin
Nancy DiGiacomo
DiGrazia Vineyards
Dimitri’s Restaurant
Joy Dorin
Downtown Cabaret Theatre
Eastern Mountain Sports
Paul Edelen
Elmo’s Dockside Restaurant & Pub
Enfield Scuba
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Events of Joy
Latanya Farrell
Firefly Hollow Brewing Co.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse &
Wine Bar
Follett Bookstore at MCC
Fred Astaire Dance Studio
Funny Bone Comedy Club &
The Garden Barn Nursery &
Georgina’s Italian Restaurant
Glastonbury Tennis Club
The Golf Course at Crestbrook Park
Gouveia Vineyards
Green Tangerine Spa and Salon
Julie Greene
Grill 37
Theresa Grout
Guitar Center Manchester
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
G. Duncan Harris
Peter Harris
Hartford Stage
Maria Hawes
Howley Bread Group, LTD –
Panera Bread
Donna Huff
The Hungry Tiger Café &
International Tennis Hall of Fame
J. Gilbert’s
Katherine Jones
Jones Winery
Nancy LaRoche-Shovak
Launch Trampoline
Lime Rock Park
Lucky Strikes Lanes Inc.
Carol Lukoss
The Marina
Massage Envy
Maugle Sierra
Kerry McNiven
The Men’s Wearhouse
Margaret Moriarty
Morning Star Christian Bookstore
Karen Munson
The Olde Burnside Brewing
Meadowbrook Wine & Spirits
Metro Bis Restaurant
Mexicali Fresh Mex Grill
Minus 5
Mionetto USA
Muse Paintbar
Mystic Seaport
National Sign Corporation
Nature’s Grocer
New York Giants Football
New York Jets Football
Nomads Adventure Quest
The North House
The Nutmeg Restaurant
October Kitchen, LLC
Olive Garden
Outback Restaurant
Papa T’s Family Restaurant
Pedal Power
Playhouse on Park
Providence Bruins
Diana Reid
Suzanne and Mark Reynolds
Erik Rousseau
Saltwater Farm Vineyard
Samadhi Yoga Studio
Lisa Sandoval
Jason Scappaticci
Schooner Olad & Cutter Owl
Sheryl Scudder
Sea Mist Thimble Islands Cruise
Shady Glenn, Inc. Restaurant & Ice
Cream Parlor
Shennecossett Golf Course
Skydive Danielson
Soarin Indoors
Sofia’s Restaurant
South Windsor Cordial Shoppe
Southwick’s Zoo
Stafford Speedway
Stanley Golf Course
Stone Age Rock Gym
Donna Sweeney
Sweet Frog
Sweet Pea Natural Pet Food
Charlene Tappan
Ted’s Montana Grill
Thomas Hooker Brewing Company
Tracy and Company
Turkey Hill Dairy
The Mark Twain House &
Nora Uricchio
Vanilla Bean Cafe
Villa Spirits Shoppe
Village Spirits and Occasion Place
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum
of Art
Walmart of Manchester
Water’s Edge Resort & Spa
Westport Country Playhouse
Willington Pizza House
Worldwide Wine Cellars
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural
Cynthia Zeldner

Wine Distributors, Vineyards
and Breweries
90+ Cellars Latitude Beverage Co.
Amenti Del Vino
Berkshire Brewing Company
Broad Brook Brewing
Carolina Wine Brand USA
CDI Merchants Division
DiGrazia Vineyards & Winery
Allan S. Goodman
Hartford Flavor Company
Labyrinth Brewing Company
Mionetto USA
Olde Burnside Brewing Company
Sharpe Hill Vineyards
Westford Hill Distillers

Liquor and Package Stores
The Barn
Manchester Wine & Liquors
New England Wine & Spirits
Total Wine
Waypoint Spirits