Mardis Gras 2018 Logo

Thank you to the hippest 2018 “Motorcity Mardi Gras” Sponsors

Stevie Wonder – $7,500

PNC Bank

Marvin Gaye – $5,000

Tim & Laurie Wadhams
Toyota Technical Center

Supremes – $4,000

Laurie E. Riegle – A/R/R Gallagher

Temptations – $3,000

Bank of Ann Arbor
Old National Bank
Rehmann
StoryPoint/Independence Village

Four Tops – $2,000

Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Marriott at Eagle Crest
Comerica Bank
Dykema/Robert & Mary Boonin
Hobbs + Black Associates, Inc.
J.D. Buhr & Company, LLC
Keybank
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 190
Power Wellness Management
St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

Jackson 5 – $1,000

A.F. Smith Electric, Inc.
Alex Milshteyn Real Estate Associates
Ann Arbor SPARK
Ann Arbor State Bank
DTE Energy
Edward & Natalie Surovell
Edward Jones Investments – Alicia McGovern
InfoReady Corporation
Katherine & Damian Farrell
McKinley
Michigan Oral Surgeons
Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone, PLC
New Foundry-Rich, Chris & Kyle
O & W, Inc.
Plante Moran
Rave Associates Wine Importers
Retirement Income Solutions
Richard & Stefani Carter
RJ Landau Partners PLLC
Rob & Patty Aldrich
Ted & Eileen Thacker
The Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
University of Michigan Credit Union

Motorcity – under $1,000

A-1 Rental
Acoustic Ceiling & Partition
Aramark
Arbor Brewing Company & corner Brewery
Band L’USA
Bill & Barb Lawton
Chelsea Flowers
Coffee Express, Roasters of Mountain Country Coffees
Dick & Norma Sarns
Doug & Sue Weber
Fingerle Lumber
Foresight Group
Governmental Consultants Services, Inc.
I.B.E.W. Local No. 252
James Peggs & Margaret Talburtt
Jeff & Cheryl Patton
Jiffy Mixes/Chelsea Milling Co.
Marilyn Stanisz
Richard & Karen Mort
Richard & Norma Sarns
Robert & Kathleen Griffiths
Rosiland Barnsdale
Ruth Hatcher
Sohn Linens
The Dental Spa Center
Thomas & Ann Carney
Washtenaw Engineering Co., Inc.
Wiltec Technologies
Zingerman’s Community of Businesses

Soul Stars – Special tickets

Ability to Engage, Inc.
Amy Cell & Bill Schikora
Peter & Patty Fink
Mike & Carole Galea
Steven Gay & Amy Ramirez Gay
William Milliken
Jeff & Cheryl Patton
Washtenaw Community College

Thank You to our Amazing 2017 “Mardi GrOZ” Sponsors

The Lion -$5000

Tim & Laurie Wadhams
Toyota

The Tin Man-$4000

Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority – Robert & Mary Boonin – Dykema
Carole Holmes

The Scarecrow-$3000

Rehmann
Old National Bank
RJ Landau Partners PLLC

Dorothy- $2000

A.F. Smith Electric, Inc.
Bank of Ann Arbor
Comerica Bank
Hobbs + Black Associates, Inc.
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services & Edward & Natalie Surovell
J.D. Buhr & Company LLC
Keybank
Michigan Oral Surgeons
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 190
Power Wellness Management
Laurie Riegle-Armstrong/Robitaille/Riegle Benefits and Insurance Solutions

Toto-$1000

Rob & Patty Aldrich
Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, YpsiREAL
Ann Arbor SPARK
Ann Arbor State Bank
Ballard Benefit Works, Inc.
Richard & Stefani Carter
Charles Reinhart Company, Realtors
DTE Energy
Golden Limousine International
Hylant Group
McKinley
Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone, PLC
O & W Inc.
Plante & Moran
Retirement Income Solutions
University Office Technologies-Kevin & Carolyn Van Kannel
University of Michigan Credit Union
Doug & Sue Weber
Wiltec Technologies
David & Lynn Wooten
Zingerman’s Community of Businesses

Yellow Brick Road-under $1000

A & L Wine Castle
Acoustic Ceiling & Partition
Aramark
Arbor Brewing Company & Corner Brewery
AVI Foodsystems
Band L’USA
Rosalind Barnsdale
Diane Berna
Tom & Edi Bletcher
Bob Brewster & Dr. Dina Cocco
Bryan & Wendy Brightman
Amy Cell
Chelsea Flowers
Coffee Express, Roasters of Mountain Country Coffees
Kirk Dodge
Domino’s Pizza
Edward Jones Investments-Alicia McGovern
Katherine & Damian Farrell
Fingerle Lumber
Peter & Patty Fink
Denise Firoozi
Foresight Group
Marcella Fox
Otto & Lourdes Gago
Mike & Carol Galea
Amy Ramirez-Gay
Governmental Consultants Services, Inc.
Bob & Kathleen Griffiths
Ruth Hatcher
William & Wendy Holmes
I.B.E.W. Local No. 252
Jiffy Mixes/Chelsea Milling Co.
JJB Hilliard, W.L. Lyons, LLC-Lee Sirvaitis & Robbie O’Brien
Paula Kauffman
Stephanie King-Benz
Bill & Mary Kinley
Sandra Knaup
Robert & Marci Lash
Brian & Nancy Malone
Phil & Nancy Margolis
Tom & Debbie McMullen
Bill Milliken & D’Ann Voss
Alex Milshteyn & Ken Powell
James Peggs & Margaret Talburtt
Jeff & Cheryl Patton
PNC Bank
Printwell Printing
Rave Associates Wine Importers
Richner & Richner – Jeff and Helen Starman
Kiela Samuels
Dick & Norma Sarns
Ted Schork
Ethan & Janet Smith
Phillip & Laurie Snyder
Sohn Linens
Ted & Eileen Thacker
Jaclynn Tracy
Hugh & Marilyn Wanty
Washtenaw Community College
Washtenaw Engineering Co, Inc.
Ben & Susan Williams
Willis Watson Towers

Thank You to our Amazing 2016 Golden Mardi Gras Sponsors

Anniversary

$5,000
Laurie & Tim Wadhams
Hyundai Kai America
Technical Center, Inc.
Toyota

Foundation

$2,500
Miller, Canfield, Paddock, and Stone, P.L.C.
Old National Bank
International Pipe Trades
JTC, Inc.
JB Ashtin
PNC Bank
Power Wellness Management
University of Michigan
Credit Union

Friend

$1,000
A. F. Smith Electric, Inc.
Patty and Rob Aldrich
Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (The Ride)
Ann Arbor State Bank
Ballard Benefits
Works, Inc.
Bank of Ann Arbor
Dykema
Howdy and Carol Holmes
Hylant
Katherine’s Catering Inc.
McKinley Inc.
O & W Inc.
Rave Associates
Rehmann
Retirement Income Solutions
Weidmayer, Schneider & Raham, CPAs, P.C.

Colleagues

Under $1,000 or in-kind donations
Acoustic Ceiling & Partition Company Inc.
Arbor Brewing Company
AVI Food Systems
Chelsea Flowers
Chiavari Chairs Weddings
Coffee Express Roasting Company
Corner Brewery
Cottage Inn Pizza
Delux Tents and
Events, L.L.C.
Fabulous Food Inc.
Fingerle Lumber
“Jiffy” Mixes
Katherine’s Catering Inc.
Kerby’s Kurb Service
L’USA
Maureen’s Designs
McFarland Trees
Quest Productions
Ken and Marianna Staples
Special Events
Subway
Washtenaw Community College
Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Department

Thank You to our Amazing 2015 Down on the Bayou Sponsors

Acadian

$5,000
Laurie & Tim Wadhams

Creole

$4,000
Jones, Lockhart, Rodgers, Thompson & Wooten

Louisiana

$3,000
JJB Hilliard, W.L. Lyons, LLC-Lee Sirvaitis & Robbie O’Brien
Power Wellness Management & WCC Health & Fitness Center
Rehmann
RJ Landau Partners, PLLC
Old National Bank
University of Michigan Credit Union

Cajun

$1,700
Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Marriott at Eagle Crest
Arbor Research Collaborative for Health
DTE Energy
Hobbs + Black Associates, Inc.
Howdy & Carole Holmes
Hylant Group
J.D. Buhr & Company, LLC
Keybank
Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone, PLC
PNC Bank

Alligator

$850
A.F. Smith Electric, Inc.
Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority
Ann Arbor Spark
Ann Arbor State Bank
Ballard Benefit Works, Inc.
Bank of Ann Arbor
Betsy & Bill Petoskey
Bodman, PLC
Charles Reinhart Company, Realtors
Cueter Chrysler Jeep Dodge
Edward Jones Investments
Fifth Third Bank
Flagstar Bank
Golden Limousine International
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
John & Kelly Petz
Katherine & Damian Farrell
Ken & Marianna Staples
Liberty Title
McKinley
Michigan Oral Surgeons –
Dalbert W. Fear, Jr., D.D.S.
M.S.Roger P. Hitchcock, D.D.S., M.S.
Paul C. Lopez, D.D.S., M.D.
New Foundry-Rich, Chris, Scott, Kyle
O & W, Inc.
Phoenix Contractors, Inc.
Plante & Moran
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 190
Rave Associates Wine Importers
Retirement Income Solutions
Richard & Stefani Carter
Rob & Patty Aldrich
St Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
Toyota Technical Center
Washtenaw Engineering Co, Inc.
Weber’s Restaurant & Hotel
Weidmayer, Schneider & Raham-CPA
Whole Foods Market-Ann Arbor
Ypsilanti Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Tabasco

Bruce & Stephanie Benz
Bob Brewster & Dr. Dina Cocco
Sam & Esther Callan
Karl & Nan Couyoumjian
Mike & Carole Galea
Stephen & Nan Gill

 

Bon Lami

Under $800
Acoustic Ceiling & Partition
Aramark
Arbor Brewing Company & Corner Brewery
AVI Foodsystems
Band L’USA
Chelsea Flowers
Coffee Express, roasters of Mountain Country
Courtyard by Marriott
Dell
Detroit Free Press
Domino’s Pizza
ellucian
Fingerle Lumber
First Choice Coffee Services
Foresight Group
Governmental Consultant Services, Inc.
Genova Development Co.
I.B.E.W. Local No. 252
Jiffy Mixes/Chelsea Milling Co.
Konica Minolta-Kelly OCG
McFarland Tree Service
Menlo Innovations
M Live Media Group & The Ann Arbor News
Sohn Linens
The Henry Ford
Washtenaw Community College
Washtenaw Urgent Care
WCC Construction Technology Department
Zingerman’s Community of Businesses
Zippy’s
Gwen Alexander
Peter & Kristy Baccile
Rosalind Barnsdale
Joann Barrett
Diane Berna
Tom & Edi Bletcher
Russ Collin & Deb Polich
Bruce & Cheryl Elliott
Craig & Ina Fitzpatrick
Otto & Lourdes Gago
Bob & Kathleen Griffiths
Chuck Hammond
Norman & Deborah Herbert
Jim Herter
William & Wendy Holmes
Pam Horiszny
Sabrina Keeley & Ed Poisson
Wendy Lawson
Jill McDonough & Greg Merriman
Bill Milliken
Sonal Mithani & Jeffrery Morenoff
Jeff & Cheryl Patton
Jim Peggs & Peg Talburtt
Anne Preston
Laurie Reigle
James Roberts
Dick & Norma Sarnes
Ethan & Janet Smith
Anthony Snoddy
Ed & Natalie Surovell
David & Debbie Swartz
William & Dusty Upton
Hugh & Marilyn Wanty
Ben & Susan Williams
Brian Williams & Jane Miller

Thank You to our Amazing 2014 The Islands are Calling Sponsors

Fiji

$5,000
Laurie & Tim Wadhams

Tahiti

$3,700
Fifth Third Bank
RJ Landau Partners PLLC

Seychelles

$2,900
Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone, PLC
PNC Bank
Power Wellness Management
Rehmann
United Bank & Trust

Tonga

$1,700
DTE Energy
Hylant Group
JB Ashtin
J.D. Buhr & Company LLC
Keybank
M Live Media Group & The Ann Arbor News
University of Michigan Credit Union

Bali

$850
Ann Arbor Transportation Authority
Ann Arbor Spark
Ann Arbor State Bank
Ballard Benefit Works, Inc.
Bank of Ann Arbor
Charles Reinhart Company, Realtors
Cueter Chrysler Jeep Dodge
Dykema
Flagstar Bank
Golden Limousine International
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
John & Kelly Petz
Katherine’s Catering & Events
Liberty Title
McKinley
Mechanical Insulation Contracting LLC
Michigan Commerce Bank
O & W Inc.
Phoenix Contractors Inc.
Plante & Moran
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 190
Rave Associates Wine Importers
Retirement Income Solutions
Rich & Carol Sheridan, Menlo Innovations
Rob & Patty Aldrich
St Joseph Mercy Health System
The Andrews Group
Washtenaw Engineering Co, In
Weidmayer,Schneider & Raham CPA
Wiltec Technologies
Ypsilanti Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Samoa

Acoustic Ceiling & Partition
A.F. Smith Electric, Inc.
Aramark
Arbor Brewing Company
AVI Foodsystems
Band L’USA
Chelsea Flowers
Coffee Express, roasters of Mountain Country Coffees
Dell
Domino’s Pizza
Empire Today
Fingerle Lumber
Foresight Group
Governmental Consultants Services, Inc.
Hobbs & Black Inc.
I.B.E.W. Local No. 252
Jiffy Mixes/Chelsea Milling Co.
JP Morgan Chase
Konica Minolta-Kelly OCG
McFarland Tree Service
Sohn Linens
State Representative David Rutledge
Tri-County Electric
WCC Welding & Fabrication Department
Willis of Michigan
Rosalind Barnsdale
Michael & RoxAnne Barry
Bruce Benz & Stephanie King-Benz
Diane Berna
Tom  & Edi Bletcher
Steve & Kris Brandemuehl
Chad Brown
Sam & Esther Callan
Amy Cell
Gretchen Driskell
Bill & Julie Dunbar
Shah & Denise Firoozi
Bryan Freeman
Charles & Guerda Harris
Marcia Harrison & Bob Nissly
Norman & Deborah Herbert
Pam Horiszny
Julia Huttar Bailey
Larry and Metta Johansen
Maurice & Stephanie Jones
Stephen & Mary Kerr
Chuck Kennedy & Laurie Reigle
Tim & Julie Kissel
Amin Lahda
Sarah Lampert
Frederick & Norma McCuiston
Bill Milliken
Jeff & Cheryl Patton
Anne Preston
Mike & Jeni Rein
Nicholas & Lisa Rombes
Dick & Norma Sarns
Paul Schutt
Ernestine Smith
Ethan & Janet Smith
Tim Sowton & Stephanie Comai
David & Ann Staiger
Mark Stutzmann &  Peg Moore
Dan & Gwen Umbach
Ben & Susan Williams

Islanders

Academic Marketing Services
Bob Brewster & Dr. Dina Cocco
Richard & Stefani Carter
Karl & Nan Couyoumjian
Kirk & Ann Dodge
Peter & Patty Fink
Michael and Carole Galea
Stephen & Nan Gill
Bob & Kathleen Griffiths
Sabrina Keeley & Ed Poisson
Betsy Petosky
Benjamin & Toni Rodgers
Ken and Marianna Staples
Washtenaw Community College
Bruce Watkins & Susan Polley