10. Mixing fashion and philanthropy is the perfect way to kick off the Derby weekend.
9. Everyone looks pretty in pink!
8. One lucky brunch attendee will win a Derby-style hat by Betsey Johnson.
7. If you could see our guest list, you’d want to make sure you’re on it.
6. OK, let’s be honest: You’re as excited as we are to see what Betsey Johnson will wear – and whether she’ll do one of her signature cartwheels.
5. Enjoy a memorable meal and fabulous cocktails with an iconic designer at the Louisville Marriott Downtown and raise funds for Gilda’s Club Louisville. Go you!
4. You’ll get to hear firsthand why Betsey Johnson supports breast cancer research and awareness.
3. You’ll get to help us honor our Breast Cancer Survivors: Karen Casi, Mel Fisher, Thomas Buckman, Wendy Martin, Debbie Scoppechio and Bobbie Leslie.
2. The chance of a man getting breast cancer is about 1 in 1,000; for women, the chance is about 1 in 8.
1. Chances are, you or someone you know has – or had – the disease. Bottom line: Breast cancer affects us all.
photos by Shannon Sinclair
Category: Brunch with Betsey
About the Author (Author Profile)
Angie Fenton is Managing Editor of The Voice-Tribune, a Blue Equity company. She is also an entertainment correspondent for WHAS11′s new morning show, “Great Day Live!”, which debuted August 22 on Louisville’s ABC affiliate. Additionally, Angie is an entertainment correspondent for the Saturday Morning Show with Ron ‘n’ Mel Fisher on 84WHAS (840 AM) and has served in the same capacity for Churchill Downs, the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks; Breeders’ Cup; and Circuit of the Americas during the Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix in November 2012. Angie also serves as an emcee, host, voiceover professional and on-camera commercial talent.
Angie has a bachelor’s and master’s in English from Central Michigan University and began her career as an adjunct professor at her alma mater. She is the youngest of five — four of whom were adopted, including Angie, and none of whom are biologically related. She is also a Michigan native who moved to Kentucky in June 2002. Angie is owned by two dogs — Herbie and Yoda — and feels lucky to have loved and been loved by many more, including Pooch, Jessie, Onyx, Jack and Big Bud, who took his last breath on Christmas Day 2012.