Members of South Florida’s business community, public officials and the press gathered recently at Coral Gables’ historic Biltmore Hotel & Resort to enjoy an evening of networking and camaraderie during the Latin American Business Association’s Annual Holiday Event. LABA president William Delgado took a moment to address the crowd, outline the organization’s successes in 2012, and reaffirm its mission for the New Year: To intensify its efforts in promoting business opportunities among its members.
The cocktail featured Father Alberto Cutié as guest of honor, as well as an extravagant silent auction, organized by Dayane Núñez & Associates, with an impressive collection of art and sports memorabilia including works by Salvador Dali, Portocarrero and other renowned artists. The proceeds benefited the American Health Foundation.
Guests enjoyed an exquisite Mediterranean buffet prepared by The Biltmore Hotel’s extraordinary chefs and spirits, sponsored by Caldas Rum, were offered at at the Country Club Ballroom’s open bar.