An Aficionado Experience

Presented by Northwestern Mutual
To benefit Center for Disability Services Foundation, Inc.

June 6th, 2019: 6:00pm - 10pm
Shaker Heritage Society
25 Meeting House Road, Albany

Join us for the 25th Anniversary of An Aficionado Experience, an evening of fine cuisine and spirits presented by Northwestern Mutual, on the grounds of the Shaker Heritage Society. Mingle with business professionals from all over the Capital Region.
Enjoy an open bar and distinctive food stations by Mazzone Catering. 

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We are excited to welcome former New York Yankee World Champion and All-Star David Cone to the event!

Cone will sign autographs for VIP sponsors and mingle with fans during the event.


Tickets are $175 per person, $325 per couple or $1600 for a block of ten tickets.
To receive an invitation or to make reservations, call 518-944-2107 or

If you received more than one invitation or if your name has been listed incorrectly, please call 518-944-2107 or email:

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Schedule of Activities

5:00-6:00pm – VIP Party with private meet and greet with David Cone for sponsors. Includes autograph signing and photos.
(more details to follow)

Cocktail Attire – Open Bar – Silent and Live Auction – Specialty Drink stations – Cigars – Wine Pull – Limousine Transportation

*The event will be held under a tent on the lawn.

Hosted by

Alex J. Tronco and Patrick DiCerbo

Dawn Abbuhl - Courtney Antonucci - Missy Beckwith - Scott Bendett - Stephen H. Bobarakis, Jr., Esq. - Joshua Bresett - Karen Cruden - Maria D’Amelia - Michael Flanagan - Roland Graves - Amanda Grugan - Amanda Mason - Bridgette McGowan - Joseph Blaise Morrell - Nancy O’Connor - Lisa Porter - William Palmer - Laura Petrovic - Gregory Phillips - Catharine Potvin - Leah Quinn - Michael Reffelt - Sandra Spinelli - Cristina Tronco

Thank you to our sponsors!


Northwestern Mutual

Cigar Sponsors

Adirondack Environmental Services, Inc.
Builder's Kitchen
WSB Family Foundation

Venue Sponsors

Repeat Business Systems
Rivkin Radler, LLP
Turner Construction

Cocktail Sponsors

1st National bank of Scotia

Berkshire Bank

BlueShield of Northeastern New York

The Bonadio Group

The Bone and Joint Center

M. Burke Coleman, CIMA, CPWA, UBS Financial

Commercial Interiors

Couch White

Curtis Lumber

D. A. Collins Construction Co. Inc.

Dimension Fabricators

Gleason, Dunn, Walsh & O'Shea

Gorman Brothers, Inc.

Harrison & Burrowes

James H. Maloy, Inc.


Long Energy

Martin, Harding and Mazzotti, LLP

Matthews Buses Commercial

Matthews Buses, Inc.

MM Hayes


Parker/Phillips Family

Peckham Industries

Pioneer Benefits Consulting/Pioneer Bank


Sciocchetti & Abbott, PLLC

Shenker, Russo & Clark

Stewart's Shops/Dake Family

Strategic Benefit Services


Entertainment Sponsors

Steve Bobarakis, Jr., Esq. and Gina Bianchi

Bollom Sheedy Torani

Bonded Concrete

Burke, Scolamiero & Hurd, LLP

Cobleskill Stone Products, Inc.

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Gucciardo Real Estate

Hesnor Engineering Associates, PLLC

Humana Inc.

Kinderhook Bank

Lemery Greisler

McNamee, Lochner

Pai Supplements, LLC

Phinney Design Group

Ray Energy 

RJ Graves Construction, Inc.

Don Reutemann

Terence Clark, MD

Voya Financial


Postage Sponsors

Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC

Brown & Weinraub, PLLC

Busch Products

Capital Security Inc.

Carter Conboy

Continum Commercial Realty

Executive Cleaning Services of Albany, Inc.

Fusco Personnel, Inc.

Gil's Garage

Hill & Markes

Kingsway Community

Lavelle & Finn, LLP

Mangino Chevrolet

O'Connor * First

Ortho NY

Prime Companies

Quality PM, Inc.

Renaissance Albany

Ricoh USA, Inc.

Select Sotheby's International Realty

Stephen J. Flood, CPA, PLLC

Thank you to our In-Kind Sponsors!

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