Atlanta, Georgia | TheGentlemensFoundation

Royalty. Success. Detail. Love. Friendship. Bond. Network. Pride. Elegance.

These are just a few words to describe the outstanding outcome in attendance and energy at the 3rd annual Gentlemen’s Ball 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. It was pre-destined to be the premier event of the year, attracting the Who’s Who in the LGBTQ Community from NYC to Los Angeles and all points in between. It was an evening of grandeur where sophistication and class came together in an authentic and PRIDE-FILLED experience that celebrated the TRUE Gentleman for being GENEROUS in his giving, CONFIDENT in himself, and PROUD to STAND TALL in his truth.

Produced by Juan & Gee in association with UrbanSocialite Magazine, The Gentlemen’s Ball was held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis on December 7, 2014 at 7:00 pm and hosted by Model & TV Host Karamo Brown, of the #OWNShow on and reality TV Star of MTV’s “Real World”. There were a host of featured appearances/performances that included an amazing Dance Tribute by Mitchell Kelly from “So You Think You Can Dance”, with grand performances by Soul R&B artist Rahsaan Patterson and Phylle. Author, Artist & Poet also graced the stage to deliver his Poem, “Gentleman”.

From the award-winning acceptance speech given by Darnell Moore, The GENTLEMAN of the YEAR Award winner, to the signature cocktails & Bubbly provided by Barefoot; from the grand attendees and to the detail oriented staff at the Marriott Marquis- This event stamped Atlanta for a Night to be Remembered in 2014. Fashions, furs, laughs, cocktails, and conversations filled the Grand Ballroom as progressive men and women came out to support this annual convening of philanthropy, community, and pride.

Sponsors included: Nissan North America, New York Life Insurance, Gilead Sciences, Marriott Atlanta Marquis, Urban Socialites, Common Ground Real Estate, Romantic Reveals Event Planning, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, ND Lifestyle Entertainment Group, Buckhead Haberdashery, S.A.L.T. Sisters, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Meak Productions, The Silvera Group, LouddMouth Radio, Rockstars Production, XTREME Entertainment, The Skorpion Show, and many more. This event was proud to boast an array of companies/businesses who believe in the core principles of the foundation.

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