ANNUAL GARDEN STATE GALA AWARDS
Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Location: The Palace at Somerset Park
Address: 333 Davidson Avenue, Somerset NJ
Early Bird Event Pricing (Through June 5, 2017)
ILEA Members & Guests: $80.00
Non-Members & Guests: $95.00
Student Members: $40.00 (and must volunteer)
Table of 10: $750.00
ABOUT ANTHONY GERARDI
2017 ILEA NJ NORTH HONOREE
Anthony Gerardi is a businessman who took his childhood passion for music and transformed it into one of the largest and most successful entertainment companies in the Tri State. In 1990, he founded Partners In Sound Productions, which after much growth and success later became known as The Partners in Sound Entertainment Group. The company consists of 5 subdivisions created to service different segments of the entertainment industry from Weddings and Sweet 16’s to full production of concert series and large scale corporate events.
As the company grew, Mr. Gerardi realized that to better serve the needs of his diverse client base it was necessary to offer a complete and scalable suite of services. With that in mind, he and his partners successfully run The Voto Booth Corp., Pro Sho Productions, Merge Management, Plat Dash Entertainment, and Xtra Entertainment which provides carnival games and amusements.
Most recently, Anthony has taken take the business model he built and replicated it across the country by franchising the Partners in Sound Brand. To date, there are three franchises up and running with more in the pipeline waiting to be launched.
Anthony has a double major in Finance and Economics from the College of Staten Island, is a Board Member of The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund, Director of Finance of ILEA NJ North Chapter, President of the New York DJ Association and frequent guest speaker at various industry events across the country.
Mr. Gerardi resides in Staten Island and enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife Nicole and his two children, Anthony Jr. and Gabriella Grace.
He is an avid N.Y. Yankees fan and loves all types of music.