Jeff Mann and the Mann Foundation hosted their 5th Annual Mann of the Year awards at the legen- dary Cipriani 42nd Street in Manhattan. The renowned venue was decorated in gorgeous greenery and elegant purple hues, representing Alzheimer’s awareness. Proceeds from the event benefit our Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) at Mount Sinai and center Director, Dr. Mary Sano was there to greet and thank all of our supporters.
This year’s Gala Cocktail event saluted individuals from the apparel, real estate and Wall Street industries and was attended by over 400 people. Cipriani 42nd Street was the place to be as prominent New Yorkers mingled with the night’s Master of Ceremonies Linda Cohn and Woman of the Year honoree Dawn Fratangelo, while magician and mentalist Oz Pearlman wowed guests with his out-of-this-world tricks.
Founded in 2004 by Jeff and the Mann Family, The Mann Foundation honors the memory of Irving and Marion Mann. The mission of the Mann Foundation is to provide funds for research that will ultimately find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.