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THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF BROWARD COUNTY HOSTED THE 17th ANNUAL DEX IMAGING “RANCH ROAM” EVENT FEATURING COUNTRY ARTIST AMBER LEIGH AND ANIMAL PLANET’S “GATOR BOYS”
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County hosted the 17th Annual DEX Imaging “Ranch Roam” event on March 23 at “Alligator” Ron Bergeron’s Green Glades Ranch in Weston celebrating a unique venture into the real Wild West of Broward County. The event raised $400,000 for the Clubs.
Guests enjoyed a unique wild and woolly western experience on a real working ranch featuring gourmet food, an “Otter” John Wildlife Experience, old west casino, live and silent auctions, hayrides, western photos, gunfights, line dancing and clogging demonstrations, and old west fortune tellers. The evening’s festivities also included a special performance by up-and-coming country artist Amber Leigh and professional gator wrestling by Animal Planet’s own “Gator Boys.”
The 30th Annual “Rick Case Bikes For Kids” Program Provides Children In Need With Bikes This Holiday Season
Bikes to be collected now through December 20th
This year’s goal set at 10,000 bikes
Fort Lauderdale, FL (November 2, 2011) – The “Rick Case Bikes for Kids” program, celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, has provided thousands of needy children with a bicycle during the holidays since 1982, and is now collecting bikes for the 2011 holiday season from now through December 20, 2011. All bikes collected are distributed through area Boys & Girls Clubs as well as other charity organizations.
Many South Florida children are not fortunate enough to have a bike of their own. Fortunately, the Rick Case Bikes for Kids program, launched in 1982 by Rita and Rick Case of the Rick Case Automotive Group, has been making that dream a reality for needy children for 29 years. Rick Case Bikes for Kids makes it easy to get involved and help a needy child. Bikes in good condition are now being collected for the holiday season at any of the following Rick Case locations:
q Rick Case Honda / 15700 Rick Case Honda Way (I-75 at Griffin Road), Davie / 954-364-3000
q Rick Case Acura / 825 North State Road 7 (on 441 at Sunrise), Ft. Lauderdale / 954-587-1111
q Rick Case Hyundai / 925 North State Road 7 (on 441 at Sunrise), Ft. Lauderdale / 954-581-5885
q Rick Case Hyundai / 3550 Weston Road (I-75 between Royal Palm and Griffin), Davie / 954-377-4100
q Rick Case Honda Powerhouse / 15700 Rick Case Honda Way (I-75 at Griffin), Davie / 954-364-3201
q Rick Case Fiat / 3500 Weston Road (I-75 next to the Cleveland Clinic), Davie / 954-903-5311
“This program is a way to put smiles on thousands of children’s faces,” said Rick Case, who reports that to date, more than 100,000 bikes have been donated in South Florida, Cleveland and Atlanta since the program’s founding. “Our community really comes together to make sure the children in the area can have the best holiday season possible.”
The Rick Case Automotive Group, founded in 1962 will be celebrating its 50th anniversary next year. Located in South Florida since 1986, it is owned and operated by the wife and husband team of Rita and Rick Case – recent winners of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award. With 15 dealerships in Florida, Georgia and Ohio, The Rick Case Automotive Group offers Acura, Audi, Hyundai, Kia, Mazda, Mitsubishi, FIAT and Honda Cars & Cycles to customers, including the World’s Largest Honda and Hyundai dealerships in Broward County, Florida. With locations on I-75 at Griffin Road and on 441 at Sunrise Blvd., Rick Case Automotive Group’s corporate offices are located at 875 North State Road 7 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. For more information, please call (954) 377-7410 or visit www.rickcase.com.
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The Experience Auto Group Hosts 2nd Annual “Taste Of Broward” Benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs Of Broward County
South Florida’s hottest restaurants joined forces to assist in collecting school supplies and other donations for more than 12,000 youth of Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (September 26, 2011) – Ferrari-Maserati of Fort Lauderdale, hosted the 2nd Annual “Taste of Broward”™ joined by more than 15 Broward restaurants and wine/spirits brands benefitting Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) on Thursday, September 15, 2011. The event collected school supplies for more than 12,000 children along with $1,000 in monetary donations.
More than 300 of South Florida’s hottest VIP movers and shakers joined Garrett Hayim, President of Ferrari-Maserati of Fort Lauderdale – Home of the Experience, for decadent tastings, and an up-close view of the nation’s most hi-profile luxury sports cars. Guests toured the stunning showroom, an eye-catching combination of style and speed spread out over 30,000 sq. ft., featuring a variety of new and classic Ferrari and Maserati models. Those who attended also were able to preview a collection of exotics from Ferrari-Maserati of Fort Lauderdale along with an exciting display of the fuel efficient Fiat, courtesy of Rick Case Fiat in Davie, FL.
Food and fun were not the only items on the menu; “Taste of Broward”™ supported a great cause – BGCBC. Guests indulged in a variety of lavish cuisine and spirits provided by Chima Brazilian Steakhouse, East City Grill, GG’s Waterfront Bar and Grill, Solita Las Olas, Rocco’s Tacos, Tokyo Blue, Lola’s on Harrison, SAGE French Café, Las Olas Wine Café, Big City Tavern, STOP BURGERS, Panera Bread, Uddersweets, Smart Water, Zu Vodka, Mount Gay Rum, Cointreau, Remy Martin Cognac and more.
About Ferrari-Maserati of Fort Lauderdale – The Home of the Experience
Established in 1983, Ferrari-Maserati of Fort Lauderdale – The Home of the Experience is South Florida’s oldest and most respected dealer of luxury performance Italian automobiles. The recently renovated, brand-new, state-of-the-art showroom and facility showcases the world’s most coveted autos. Ferrari-Maserati of Fort Lauderdale – The Home of the Experience is the only factory-authorized Ferrari and Maserati body shop that also features an award-winning restoration team. The dealership carries a wide array of Ferrari and Maserati parts, accessories, and apparel. Clients have the ability to make service appointments online at its website at www.FerrariFL.com, where interested buyers may also find a full list of the current inventory, news and upcoming events. Ferrari-Maserati of Fort Lauderdale – The Home of the Experience is located at 5750 North Federal Hwy. in Fort Lauderdale, FL. For more information please call 954.607.7928.
First automotive dealers in Florida ever recognized by Ernst & Young as entrepreneurial leaders in Retail and Consumer Products with exceptional service to their customers and community.
DAVIE, FL (June 20, 2011) – Rita and Rick Case, of the Rick Case Automotive Group are the 2011 recipients of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award. Winners were announced Thursday, June 16, 2011 at a black-tie gala with over 500 business leaders from throughout the State of Florida at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate.
The Entrepreneur Of The Year Program recognizes that entrepreneurs can transform economies, drive innovation and change communities, and honors businesses and organizations that do just that.
“Rita and I are proud to accept this award as we are the first husband-and-wife team to win. We believe in delivering unrivaled service and commitment, through the Rick Case Automotive Group and our various community endeavors, not only to our customers but to our neighbors, which include area businesses, charitable organizations, and the people that call Florida their home,” said Case. “I believe that it is our effort to always exceed expectations – whether it be setting sales records within our industry; developing philanthropic initiatives to support our area youth, education and families; or setting the standard of customer service by offering Rick Case customers our personal cell phone numbers on every business card and unique things that no other car dealer offers like free car washes for life, discount gas, rewards card, convenient one stop shopping with the competition’s cars to compare at each of our dealerships – that qualifies us for such an award.
Rita Case adds, “It’s an honor to become part of this elite group which includes Wayne Huizenga, the only American to ever be awarded the Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur of the Year, and be among some of the most influential, forward thinking and do-good leaders in the country. Winning this award has only encouraged us to work harder and contribute to our growing community in even more ways.”
The Entrepreneur Of The Year Program is celebrating its 25th Anniversary and sharing it’s vision – a celebration of the world’s most influential and innovative entrepreneurs. The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The global program now spans more than 140 cities and 50 countries worldwide. Rita and Rick Case now qualify for the national award to be presented in Palm Springs, California November 9–13 during the Strategic Growth Forum® and 25th annual Entrepreneur Of The Year national awards.
The Rick Case Automotive Group, founded in 1962 will be celebrating its 50th anniversary next year. Located in South Florida since 1986, it is owned and operated by the wife and husband team of Rita and Rick Case. With 15 dealerships in Florida, Georgia and Ohio, The Rick Case Automotive Group offers Acura, Audi, Hyundai, Kia, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Fiat and Honda Cars & Cycles to customers, including the World’s Largest Honda and Hyundai dealerships in Broward County, Florida. With locations on I-75 at Griffin Road and on 441 at Sunrise Blvd., Rick Case Automotive Group’s corporate offices are located at 875 North State Road 7 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. For more information, please call (954) 377-7410 or visit www.rickcase.com.