Recording Industry Golf Tournament™ (RIGT) Once Again a Hit!

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� Annual charity event held at Malibu Country Club raises thousands of dollars for charity A Place Called Home �Los Angeles CA, June 26, 2014� The 2014 Recording Industry Golf Tournament� (RIGT) was held on June 2, 2014, at the Malibu Golf Club, and once again the Los Angeles recording community rose to the occasion, making the RIGT a huge success. The event was organized by seasoned event producer Karen Dunn of KMD Productions and benefited the music program at A Place Called Home, a dynamic community center and safe haven in South Central Los Angeles where underserved youth 8-21 years old are empowered to take ownership of the quality and direction of their lives through programs in education, arts, and well-being. GRAMMY�-winning recording veterans Ed Cherney and Al Schmitt once again served as Honorary Co-Chairs for the afternoon''s festivities. Sponsors included Audio Engineering Society (AES), Audio-Technica, Design FX Audio, GC Pro/Sterling Audio, Vintage King Audio, Bob Hodas Acoustic Analysis, Avid, Dave Collins Mastering, Clyne Media, NAMM, JBL Professional�, PreSonus, The Recording Studio Insurance Program, The Record Plant, SAE LA, Full Sail University, Universal Mastering, Westlake Recording Studios, / AlterMedia and TransAudioGroup. Additionally, Hyundai Motor America worked closely with KMD Productions to offer a series of special opportunities to tournament participants. Approximately 100 players made the rounds following the day''s registration time, which included a putting contest, a longest drive of a marshmallow, Hole-in-One opportunities, a Million Dollar Shootout, circus entertainment, coffee, Bloody Mary''s, Tequila golf cart, mimosas, and amazing food at the 19th Hole. After 18 holes, the following winners were announced:� 1st Place, Team - 14A Jonathan Hodge, Larry Butler, Ernie Williams, Morie Roberts� 2nd Place, Team -10B Greg Dalton, James Arceneaux, Mike Brown, Jason Seymour� 3rd Place, Team - 8A Jason Bellamy, Adam Maples, Vinny Capuano, Mike Metz Contest winners included� Closest to Pin # 15: Gary Lux� Longest Drive #10: Scott Pregerson� Longest Drive #13: Chandu Arachi � Longest Putt # 17: Jason Bellamy �We were all extremely pleased with the day''s events and how many people turned out to support A Place Called Home,� stated event organizer Karen Dunn. �Once again the L.A. recording community took time out of their busy schedules to support a great cause. We are all looking forward to next year''s tournament which will be bigger and better!� For more information about the tournament, visit, or call Karen Dunn at 925-708-0307.Photo Caption 1: The collected participants in the 2014 Recording Industry Golf Tournament. Photo credit: Paul Lester. Photo Caption 2: Event organizer Karen Dunn (center), with event co-chairs Ed Cherney (left) and Al Schmitt (right). Photo credit: Paul Lester. About A Place Called Home:A Place Called Home ( is a dynamic community center and safe haven in South Central Los Angeles where underserved youth 8-21 years old are empowered to take ownership of the quality and direction of their lives through programs in education, arts, and well-being. APCH provides support and opportunities that increase the likelihood that young people will stay in school, go on to higher education and viable jobs, and make a meaningful difference in their communities and the world. Music and recording are key components of the organization's program offering, and the APCH youth band performs and records on a regular basis. About KMD ProductionsBased in the San Francisco Bay Area, KMD Productions offers full-service event production across the US for businesses and individuals, providing a range of services needed to make events an overwhelming success. KMD Productions can handle all the details of your fundraiser, corporate function or trade show event. Whether you''re looking to launch a new product, get better brand recognition or raise money for your worthwhile charity, KMD Productions has the resources and experience to help you achieve your goals.


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Limited Sponsorhip Opportunities Still Available for 20th Annual AudioMasters Benefit Golf Tournament in Nashville

Sponsorship opportunities are still available – though openings are dwindling fast – for hole sponsorships and golfing foursome registrations for the landmark 20th Annual AudioMasters Benefit Golf Tournament, once again returning to the scenic Harpeth Hills Golf Course for two days of networking, camaraderie and fun in the sun on Thursday, May 11, and Friday, May 12, 2017. The yearly event – the primary fund-raiser benefiting the Nashville Engineer Relief Fund (NERF) – has become one of the most highly anticipated industry functions in Nashville.