Archive for March, 2012

John Havlicek will appear at Bracket Town Fan Fest in New Orleans on Monday

March 30, 2012

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In celebration of this year’s NCAA Final Four Championship, Wilson Sporting Goods will host Bracket Town from March 30th through April 2nd, 2012 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.  This Ultimate Final Four Fan Fest offers activities, chances to meet former coaches and players and attend youth clinics.  This year, AT&T will host Blue Sky client and NBA Hall of Famer John Havlicek at the event.  Havlicek will be joining the fun and signing autographs for fans on April 2nd from 3:00 to 4:00pm.  Get your tickets to Bracket Town here and be a part of the excitement surrounding the Final Four.

IBM Executives mingle with Dave Maley at the Sharks game

March 23, 2012

Dave Maley, former hockey player and current radio and television analyst for the San Jose Sharks, appeared for IBM on March 6th.   He met with executives and clients, signed autographs and posed for pictures in a luxury suite during the San Jose Sharks game against the Edmonton Oilers.

If you are interested in booking a former athlete to appear in your suite, Blue Sky has hundred of options for you.  Please contact us at 781-421-3025 for more information.

Salem Five Bank holds “Spring up with Dustin” events in Fort Myers

March 21, 2012

Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia wrapped up his third and final “Spring up with Dustin” event this past Monday for Salem Five Savings Bank.  Pedroia took time out of his spring training schedule to meet and greet fans, pose for photos and participate in a question and answer session.  He appeared at the Imaginarium Science Center, Castle Golf and Stevie Tomatoes, all located  in Fort Myers, Florida.  It was a great success and everyone had an excellent time meeting Dustin!

 

Fisk and Havlicek to appear at Chicago Sun-Times Sports Collectible Convention

March 16, 2012

The 2012 Chicago Sun-Times Sports Collectible Convention will be held this weekend, March 16-18, at the Donald E. Stephen Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois.  More than 90 athletes, Hall of Famers, and former coaches from several sports will be in attendance signing autographs.  Two of Blue Sky’s clients – NBA Hall of Famer John Havlicek and MLB Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk will be featured.

John Havlicek is signing to the public on Saturday, March 17th from 11:30 to 1:00pm.

Carlton Fisk is signing to the public on Sunday, March 18th from 1:00 to 2:30pm.

Click here for directions and more information

Neely Foundation donates $1.5mil to Tufts Medical Center for new Suite

March 14, 2012

On Tuesday, March 13th, Boston Bruins President Cam Neely announced that the Cam Neely Foundation for Cancer Care will donate $1.5 million to Tufts Medical Center.  The generous  donation will help to expand Tuft’s gastroenterology clinic and endoscopy suite, which will be named the Marlene Neely Endoscopy Suite in honor of Neely’s mother, who lost her battle with colon cancer in 1987.  The project is scheduled to open in 2013 and will allow Tufts to add a wide range of procedures and services.  The Foundation has raised more than $27 million in 17 years.  Click the links below to see what news outlets had to say about the announcement:

Associated Press

Boston Globe

Boston Business Journal

Boston Herald

CBS/WBZ

Ray Bourque greets fans at Bruins Game

March 8, 2012

Blue Sky recently facilitated a corporate appearance for NHL Legend Ray Bourque at a Bruins game.  A great time was had by all!

New Upper Deck Card featuring Cam Neely

March 1, 2012

Upper Deck recently released a line of cards featuring hockey’s greatest on their “Day with the Cup.”  Cam Neely is featured in this series on the card below.