Join the Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County on Wednesday, June 7 from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. for the second annual ACE Awards Breakfast, celebrating individuals, organizations, and businesses in Fairfield County who have made a significant contribution to the community through arts and culture, or who have enriched the arts and culture sector through volunteerism or patronage.
The event will take place at Shore & Country Club, 220 Gregory Boulevard in Norwalk.
Purchase tickets here.
This year's guest speaker is Broadway actress Kelli O'Hara and Master of Ceremonies is Tony Awards winner James Naughton.
The 2017 ACE Awards winners:
ACE Award, Corporate: Spinnaker Real Estate Partners maintains a high level of commitment to strengthening of the communities it serves.
ACE Award Artist: Shanna Melton is an award-winning poet, painter and art consultant based in Bridgeport.
ACE Award, Nonprofit: Silvermine Art Center has produced cutting-edge shows over the years, bringing in curators and artists from progressive art enclaves throughout the Northeast.
ACE Award, Educator: Pamela Kuhn is an operatic soprano who has dedicated her life to the art of singing.
ACE Award, Citizen: Michael Widland, attorney with Shipman & Goodwin, has a passion for the arts and has been involved in many arts and cultural institutions in Fairfield County throughout his career.
The 2017 ACE Awards are supported by Premier Sponsors: United Capital Financial Life Management and Cohen and Wolf; Platinum Sponsors: Hobbs Inc. and Shipman & Goodwin; Gold Sponsor: studio2pt0, llc; and Silver Sponsor: Berchem, Moses & Devlin, P.C.