- The National Consumer Technology Industry's annual dinner and fundraiser for
the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) honored drew more than 500 industry leaders,
here, on Saturday evening.
Mike Vitelli, executive VP of Best Buy's customer operating group,
received the ADL's American Heritage award; Henry Juszkiewicz, president/CEO of
Gibson Guitar, was presented with the S. David Feir Humanitarian award, and
Jerry Satoren, group VP of Toshiba America, received the Patricia
Rienzi Legacy award.
Mike Fasulo, executive VP and chief marketing officer of Sony
Electronics, and a long-time friend of Vitelli's, presented the Best Buy exec
with his award.
Warren Mann, major appliances senior VP for Haier America,
presented the award to Satoren, and famed music producer Phil Ramone presented
the award to Juszkiewicz.