BUT, before all of that: the Hospitality Gala for Ferris State University is 10 days away!! We are incredibly excited to attend the event, support the students, and see our best of friends. We're all extremely excited to be hosted at the JW Marriott Grand Rapids, the epic hotel in which I had the opportunity to be a part of the opening team. Erica has her long, black dress picked out (it's pretty awesome), and I'll be dressed to the nines, themed tie and pocket square to accompany my new suit... or will I wear my favorite suit? Ok, I guess I still have a few things to work out.
I am also preparing a few wine baskets to donate from the club to the silent auction for the Gala. I'm thinking with the 20th Anniversary, a few eye openers will be in order (Soffocone? Yes. Perhaps a Stag's Leap or Chalk Hill? Maybe.) Either way, I am so happy the club is able to support my
The students are in crunch mode for the next ten days to ensure a perfect event, and we feel the pressure they bear, as we have all gone through this process several times when we were students. We can't wait to see what marvels they will display for us, and we most certainly can't wait to see the works of the JW in process of the event. Cheers to the movers and shakers of the 2011 FSU Hospitality Gala!