Annual Salute 2013
THE LOS ANGELES FILM SCHOOL PRESENTS
THE 4TH ANNUAL SALUTE TO VETERANS IN ENTERTAINMENT
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Hollywood BLVD
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
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The Los Angeles Film School
The Los Angeles Film School is an acclaimed, accredited college for Entertainment located on Sunset Boulevard in the heart of Hollywood. 400 of the current student population and hundreds of alumni are combat veterans pursuing education in the entertainment space for Entertainment Business, Film, Recording Arts, Computer Animation, Game and Music Production degrees.
"...one of the best-equipped private learning centers in the country." -The Hollywood Reporter
- The Annual Salute: A Flagship Event
- Run of Show
- Prior Participants, Community Supporters & Sponsors
- Get Involved
- Media Deck
The Annual Salute: A Flagship Event
From 2010, each November, in honor of Veterans Day, the Military Services Department of The Los Angeles Film School invites patriotic sponsors, donors, celebrities, entertainment industry professionals and employers to join forces at our signature event, The Annual Salute. Past guests include acclaimed executive producers and artists in film, music, game production, animation and entertainment business. We execute this yearly red carpet event to celebrate and honor the impressive number of combat Veterans who are making inroads in the field of entertainment and media in Hollywood, CA.
The Los Angeles Film School Voted #7 nationwide as “Best For Vets” Career & Technical College - Military Times Magazine
Military-Friendly School - GI Jobs Magazine 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Military-Friendly College - Military Advanced Education Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
“The rapid surge in veteran population and simultaneous accolades The Los Angeles Film School has received from community and government agencies are unprecedented.” -Merrill “Tony” McPeak, 15th Chief Of Staff, United States Air Force
Small Business Veteran Employer of the Year Nominee - California Veterans Employment Committee
Above and Beyond Award - Office of the Secretary of Defense
Seven Seals Award - Office of the Secretary of Defense
Recognition for Service of Wounded Warriors - California State Senate
Run of Show
6:00 - 7:00 Red Carpet Entrances
7:00 - 7:05 National Anthem, Devyn Rush
7:00 - 7:20 Opening Remarks
7:20 - 7:30 Recognitions
7:30 - 10:00
Devyn Rush: Emerging from American Idol, Devyn is a powerhouse singer who is the spokesperson for the bully prevention organization, Hey U.G.L.Y. (Unique. Gifted. Lovable. You.)
Casey K: Playing music her entire life, Casey K is influenced by jazz and Motown hits. Her music is honest, sourced from the soul, and has a sound that is truly all her own.
Brad Stanley: Born on a small farm in Northern California and raised amongst cattle, Brad brings with him a unique musical style that he sings to the beat of his shoes against the pavement.
Novala: Army Veteran and Recording School alum Alexander Seling returns to his alma mater and fellow alumni as part of the energetic, NOLA-style funk band, Novala.
John Anderson (aka Hot Tub Johnny): The ringmaster of Hunnypot Unlimited, a multifaceted music production and artist representation company, this former VP of Windswept Entertainment joins us in the Oscar Room.
Bowling in Spare Room
Prior Participants, Community Supporters, and Sponsors
Gale Anne Hurd, Dave Pensado, Jon Barton, Tim Abell, Matt Anderson, Dreamworks, Electronic Arts, Dale Dye, Bandito Brothers, GI Film Festival, Operation: Supply Drop, Valhalla Motion Pictures, Jim Henson Studios, Operation: Gratitude, Frito Lay, Association of the United States Army, Rite in the Rain, Summit Literary and Talent Agency, Pictures in a Row, Visual Effects Society, Recon Cigars, Gor Your 6, NLSCORPS, Funny Eddie, Two Guys Grilling, Sleepy Giant, RMCAD, Tysons Watch and Jewelry Exchange, Jarritos, Pop Chips, 93.5 KDAY, Tactical Media Group, LA Weekly, Occidental, Barbecues Galore, Armed Forces Vacation Club, Blue Ice Vodka, Veterans in Film and Television, EmergenC, Cake Buzz, Lexington Social House, Tres Sietes, Color Me Mine, Vitamin Water, Uncommon Dialogue Films, National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, Gallant Few, Stuntworks Incorporated, SetWear, Ranger Up, Game Fly, and more!
This is a signature Hollywood event that shines light on the great things that Veterans are doing in Entertainment.
Industry Insiders contact Amber Chaib, Executive Director, Military Affairs and Community Relations firstname.lastname@example.org
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