Pursuit of Equality Sponsors
Founded in 1998, Equality California celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2008, commemorating a decade of building a state of equality in California. EQCA is a nonprofit, statewide advocacy organization whose mission is to achieve equality and civil rights of all lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Californians. Learn more at www.eqca.org.
Pursuit of Equality is a fundraising event defending the foundation of marriage. By increasing awareness and raising funds for NO on 8-Equality California, Pursuit of Equality will aid in the effort to protect the well being and diversity of San Francisco’s community.
An iconic fashion authority with a sensational sense of social responsibility, Wilkes Bashford has been defining West Coast style for the last forty years. Wilkes is an intrepid personality who believes that fashion doesn’t just reflect culture, it defines it and this belief is the inspiration of much of his work. His company is known not only for its definitive style, but for its master fashion experts who perform as wardrobe consultants to create entire looks for their clientele. But that’s only the tip of the iceberg: it’s his daring philosophy of uniting fashion and culture that makes Wilkes Bashford’s style so extraordinary. Find out more at www.wilkesbashford.com.
San Francisco philanthropist Christopher Bently is the CEO of Bently Holdings and owner of the historic Bently Reserve. An avid environmentalist with an entrepreneurial and artistic spirit, Christopher played a critical role in the design of the Bently Reserve- a venue of sustainable style that hosts the West Coast's most lavish weddings, intimate gatherings and chic events. Known for its cutting-edge technology, eco-friendly design and historic grandeur, the Reserve is an iconic landmark in San Francisco.
Discover more at www.bentlyreserve.com.
GLAAD: Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) is dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate and inclusive representation of people and events in the media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.
Learn more at www.glaad.org
NCLR: The National Center for Lesbian Rights
The National Center for Lesbian Rights is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, public policy advocacy, and public education.
Learn more at www.nclrights.org
San Francisco Brides
The publishers of San Francisco magazine are pleased to announce the extension of our local brand with the launch of San Francisco Brides in December 2008. San Francisco Brides will be the fifth in the Modern Luxury Media bridal network, joining Chicago, Houston, Dallas and Atlanta. San Francisco Brides will feature the finest in wedding design and trends, couture bridal fashions, wedding hotspots, and coverage of the Bay Area's most luxurious weddings, San Francisco Brides is the perfect resource for the discerning bride who expects the very best.
Order your subscription today!
Signature Hospitality Group
For over 27 years, Signature Hospitality Group has focused on a single goal: delivering memorable events beyond compare here in San Francisco and globally. We are your local, five-star, one-stop shop for extraordinary event planning, catering and everything therein.
Whether it's a wedding ceremony and reception on our flagship yacht, The San Francisco Spirit in the San Francisco Bay, or a corporate gala event at the Bently Reserve, we wouldn't put our Signature on anything less than the best!
Learn more at www.signaturesf.com
Blueprint Studios synergizes technology, craftsmanship with art to deliver innovative custom designed and fabricated enviroscapes for special events.
Our international creative team, dedicated to accessibility and detail offers a full service partnership to assist you in creating effective environments.
Learn more at www.blueprintstudios.com
Shreve & Co.
Distinctive designer jewelry has always been a part of the Shreve & Co. tradition. Offering our customers the finest new looks from the worlds most innovative designers, from classic elegance to contemporary chic, Shreve & Co. has something for everyone. Our professional sales associates stand ready to help you choose the style you are looking for.
Learn more at www.shreve.com
Furrer Jacot rings meet or exceed the exacting Swiss standards for platinum and fine jewelry. Each Furrer Jacot wedding band is created by a team of highly skilled and experienced goldsmiths, engravers, stone setters and other artisans. The inspiration for each Furrer Jacot wedding ring is the commitment of love that is made when rings are exchanged. Since 1858 this symbol of love has been embodied beautifully in each Furrer Jacot ring.
Learn more at www.furrer-jacot.ch
The WIGT people are anomalies: artist-entrepreneurs. Because we excel at both the business and creative sides of printing, we hold a special place in the market. Our client list is eclectic to say the least – rockers to corporate planners, painters to accountants, hairstylists to plumbers – all find value at WIGT.
Learn more at www.wigt.com