House of Broadcasting 2012 Golf Tournament
The HOBI 16th annual centennial celebrity open was held Thursday, November 15th, 2012 at the Orange Tree Golf Club in Scottsdale. Kirk Yuhnke, Co-Anchor of ABC 15 Mornings, hosted the awards ceremony. Kirk was not only our emcee for the awards dinner, he also golfed with us in the tourney. Big thanks to Kirk for helping to make our Annual Golf Tournament a great success.
Tom Chauncey II sponsored the tournament with Leah Lewis sponsoring the Female Low-Score Award. And a big thank you to Mane Attraction Salon for the generous donation to our tournament. We appreciate you!
Congratulations to the tournament winners
1ST PLACE - TEAM
2nd PLACE - TEAM
CLOSEST TO PIN-MALE
JEWELL LEWIS FEMALE LOW SCORE AWARD
Click here for photos of the event.
HOUSE OF BROADCASTING-15TH CELEBRITY OPEN
AT PHOENIX COUNTRY CLUB
The 15th House of Broadcasting Celebrity Open was recently held at the beautiful Phoenix Country Club in Phoenix.
Media golfers along with clients and friends attended the scramble tournament. Among HOBI guests were two FBI Agents playing along with Steve Irvin and Adam Weyne of ABC-15.
Hole-In-One 2012 Ford provided by Sanderson Ford.
The #1 foursome was led by CBS Radio … close by … Entravision Radio. The Jewell Lewis Female Low Score Award was won by Betsey Griffin, FOX 10 KSAZ. There were many raffle and auction items including Arizona Diamondbacks tickets, ball, photographs, Cardinals tickets, etc.
14TH HOBI CELEBRITY OPEN THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2010
M.C. - AL McCOY, VOICE OF THE PHOENIX SUN
ORANGE TREE GOLF RESORT
Dinner Included/Prizes/Hole In One Ford, Courtesy of Sanderson Ford
SPECIAL FEATURE : THE JEWELL McFARLAND LEWIS AWARD
Photo gallery of golf tournament, dinner and awards ceremony.
2009 HOBI GOLF TOURNAMENT
HOBI’s 13th Annual Golf Tournament was held on Thursday, September 17, 2009 at the Orange Tree Golf Resort
Kevin James, Ch. 5
Chris Green, Ch. 5
Erik Bryan, Ch. 5
Nat Galvin, KEDJ-FM
Wendell Rote, KEDJ-FM
Dave Zadrozny, KEDJ-FM
Matt Hirt, KEDJ-FM
CLOSEST TO PIN-MEN
Michael Lopez, Ch. 3
CLOSEST TO PIN-WOMEN
Chris, Green, Ch. 5
LOWEST WOMEN SCORE
Silent Auction/Raffle prizes consisted of Phoenix Suns tickets, AZ Cardinals tickets, HD Radio, AZ Diamondbacks autographed ball and tickets. FBR Open, Fiesta Bowl plus many, many others.
View the Photo Gallery
12th ANNUAL HOBI GOLF CLASSIC
September 18, 2008 at the Orange Tree Golf Resort was a wonderful day full of media and client golfers.
CLANCY WOODS TEAM
KPHO-TV, CH. 5 CBS
Vic Figarelli, Cities West Publishing
Steve Glueck, South Mountain Chamber of Commerce
Steve Hoshor, Total Traffic Network
VOLUNTEERS: John Browning who is our master watcher of the Sanderson Ford Hole-In-One, Bijen Dyrek, Jan Jacobson, Carol Kannes, Heather Morrison, Randee Mossburg, Sarah Reiner, Polly Schumacher, Dave Weiser, Danielle Wilson.
Dianne Cubbage won the Special Janet Ault Award for HOBI Female Low Score, given in honor of Jewell McFarland Lewis. This is her 3rd straight win “The Jewell Award” is sponsored by Janet Ault “The Voice of Choice”, Janet also provided the audience a gift of Fairytale Brownies.
Jude spoke of Ron Bergamo’s impact on the broadcast business and what a mentor he was to Jude. Jude was hired by Ron, as well many other anchors/talent were. Yes, we’ll miss Ron’s wide smile. LaCava also spoke of the importance to keep the broadcast heritage of Arizona … and thanked the players for their patronage, as did Jan Jacobson who introduced Jude.
A special thanks to Max Sirstens who has provided the Hole-In-One car this year … a 2008 Ford Fusion. And thanks to Tom Chauncey II a sterling sponsor of HOBI and his “never-forget” a very special person with whom he worked with side-by-side Bill Smith.
Thanks to all the Radio, Television, Advertising Agencies, Clients for participating in the 12th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament.
2009 CELEBRITY GOLF TOURNAMENT
SEPTEMBER 17, 2009
2009 FIESTA BOWL TICKETS
HOBI HAS 2 TICKETS TO THE TOSTITOS FIESTA BOWL AND PARTY TO BE HELD JANUARY 5, 2009 AT PHOENIX STADIUM WITH PARKING PASS.
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|JOHN BROWNING with 2008 SANDERSON FORD 2008 FORD FUSION
|FOURSOME CH. 15 ABC-TV
Craig Fouhy (HOBI 2007 Golf M.C.)
|Golf Tournament Raises Funds for HOBI Museum - September 20, 2007
The 11th Annual HOBI Celebrity Golf Tournament, which was held on September 20th at Orange Tree Resort and Golf Club raised over $15,000 for Arizona’s House of Broadcasting Museum. Craig Fouhy, Sports Director for ABC15 served as emcee of the tournament banquet.
Nearly 100 radio and television celebrities participated in the tournament. First place winners included Steve Chanen, Chao Stafford, Mark Blanchard and Rick Fare. Second place winners were Channel 10s Chuck Henry, John Poindexter, John Warden and Ross Miller. Male closest to the pin went to Steve Chanen and female closest to the pin to Jenny Warren. Dana Beaudin of KUPD had male longest drive, and Diane Cubbage received female longest drive. Voice talent Janet Ault presented the Jewell Lewis Award to Diane Cubbage, Toma Advertising, along with an IPOD. A silent and live auction were held.
The House of Broadcasting (HOBI), located in Scottsdale, is Arizona’s premiere television and radio museum, dedicated to educating the public and to preserving and celebrating the history, personalities and paraphernalia of radio and television in Arizona. HOBI is a 501-C-3 organization, which began in 1997 as a window display at Chris-Town Mall.