Event Schedule

Thursday | March 2

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm : Registration
Vista B


1:00 pm - 6:00 pm : The Klassic Marketplace (Art, Books, Jewelry, Clothing, Shoes, Accessories)
Bella Lago


6:00 pm : Welcome Reception - Dress: Resort Casual
Palm Terrace


6:15 pm : Opening & Introduction - Rod Adkins

Palm Terrace


6:20 pm : Greetings - Marcie Tinsley
Palm Terrace


6:30 pm : Welcome - Jorge Pesquera
Palm Terrace


6:35 pm : Remarks - Sandy Cross
Palm Terrace


6:45 pm : The Foundation - Michael Dubose
Palm Terrace


6:55 pm : Sponsors & Special Guest Recognition - Rod Adkins
Palm Terrace


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm : Dine-Around on Your Own - Dress: Resort Casual
Ironwood / Bar 91 / Wave Poolside Bar & Grill


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm : Music To Your Ears - Featuring Gregg Jacksom
iBar


9:00 pm - 11:00 pm : Glow Golf
Honda Pavillion


9:00 pm - 11:00 pm : NightKap - DJ Padrino
Bar 91 / Masters Ballroom

Friday | March 3

7:00 am - 9:00 am : Breakfast
Masters Ballroom


7:00 am - 8:00 am : Sunrise Yoga Class
Spa Pool Patio


8:15 am - 1:30 pm : Golf Tournament (Klassic Kup - Step-Aside Scramble Shotgun Start 8:30am)
Fazio / Palmer


8:15 am - 1:30 pm : Tennis Tournament (Klassic Kup - Fed Ex Cup Format)
Health & Racquet Club


8:15 am - 1:30 pm : Spa Treatment
The Spa


9:00 am - 10:00 am : Zumba Dance Class
Honda Pavillion

1:00 pm - 3:15 pm : Lunch Meeting
Honda Pavillion


1:00 pm - 5:30 pm : The Klassic Marketplace (Art, Books, Jewelry, Clothing, Shoes, Accessories)
Bella Lago


2:00 pm : Speaker Series
Masters Ballroom

Opening - Rod Adkins
Introduction - L-Mani Viney


2:05 pm - 2:35 pm : The Challenge of Building a National Museum - Adrienne Brooks
Masters Ballroom


2:35 pm : Introduction - Andre Dickens
Masters Ballroom


2:40 pm - 3:15 pm : Strategize & Expect to Win - Carla Harris
Masters Ballroom


3:30 pm - 5:30 pm : Golf Clinic - Anthony Stepney, PGA Pro
Fazio Range


3:30 pm - 5:30 pm : Tennis Clinic - Bob Wuhrman, Tennis Pro
Health & Racquet Club


3:30 pm - 5:30 pm : Young Nupes Fire Pit Social - Pierre Le Veaux & Kwame Jackson
Masters Terrace


6:00 pm : Cocktail Reception
PGA Championship Hall / Veranda


7:00 pm : Dinner & Entertainment - Dress: Resort Casual
PGA Ballroom


7:45 pm : Opening - Rod Adkins
Master of Ceremony - Kwame Jackson
Greetings - Verdenia Baker
Guide Right - Kerwin LaMotte

Special Presentation - Rod Adkins
PGA Ballroom


8:30 pm - 9:15 pm : Conversation - Kwame Jackson & John W. Thompson
PGA Ballroom


9:15 pm - 10:30 pm : Entertainment - The Harlem School of the Arts - All Stars
PGA Ballroom


10:30 pm - Midnight : NightKap - DJ Padrino
Bar 91 / Masters Ballroom

Saturday | March 4

7:00 am - 8:30 am : Breakfast
Masters Ballroom


7:00 am - 8:00 am : Sunrise Yoga Class
Spa Pool Patio


8:15 am - 1:30 pm : Golf Tournament (Stroke Play Shotgun Start 8:30am)
Champion / Fazio


8:15 am - 1:30 pm : Tennis Tournament (The Main Draw Championship)
Health & Racquet Club


8:15 am - 1:30 pm : Spa Treatment
The Spa


9:00 am - 10:00 am : Zumba Dance Class
Honda Pavillion


1:00 pm - 3:15 pm : Lunch Meeting
Honda Pavillion


1:00 pm - 5:30 pm : The Klassic Marketplace (Art, Books, Jewelry, Clothing, Shoes, Accessories)
Bella Lago


2:00 pm - 2:30 pm : Sponsor Series
Masters Ballroom

Opening - Rod Adkins
Introduction - Linnet Carty

Legacy & Wealth Building Panel Discussion - MIguel Thames, Joseph D. Anderson III, Kwame Jackson, Nadia Pringle


2:30 pm - 2:45 pm : Tournament Awards
Masters Ballroom

Larry Thomas - Operations Chair (Spa)
Sherman Kizart - Tennis Chair
Kelly Holloway - Golf Chair


2:45 pm - 3:00 pm : Raffle - Larry Thomas
Masters Ballroom


3:30 pm - 5:30 pm : Golf Clinic - Anthony Stepney, PGA Pro
Fazio Range


3:30 pm - 5:30 pm : Tennis Clinic - Bob Wuhrman, Tennis Pro
Health & Racquet Club


6:00 pm : Cocktail Reception
PGA Championship Hall / Veranda

7:00 pm : Dinner & Entertainment - Dress: South Florida Chic - Elegant but not Formal
PGA Ballroom

7:45 pm : Opening - Rod Adkins
Master of Ceremony - Calvin Hughes

Live Auction - Jacqueline Nickelberry
Sponsor Recognition - Michael Dubose
Special Recognition - Rod Adkins
PGA Ballroom

8:30 pm - 9:15 pm : Conversation - Calvin Hughes & Harold Ford, Jr.
Remarks - Thomas Battles
PGA Ballroom

9:15 pm - Midnight : Entertainment - Mo' Sol
PGA Ballroom

Midnight - Until : NightKap - DJ Padrino
PGA Ballroom / Veranda

Sunday | March 5

9:00 am - Noon : Farewell Brunch (Optional)
Honda Pavillion

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Oscar Robertson ΚΑΨ
Honorary Chairperson
NBA Hall of Famer


Rodney C. Adkins ΚΑΨ

The Klassic Chairman
Former SVP IBM
Laurel Wreath Designee


John W. Thompson KAΨ
Chairman
Microsoft


Harold Ford, Jr.
Former U.S. Congressman
MD & Sr Client Relationship Mgr
Morgan Stanley


Carla Harris
Vice Chairman, Global Wealth
Morgan Stanley


Kwame Jackson KAΨ
Chairman, Legacy Holdings
Finalist, NBC's The Apprentice
kwameinc.com


Adrienne Brooks
Smithsonian Dir. of Development
National Museum of African
American History & Culture


Eric Pryor KAΨ
President
Harlem School of the Arts


Wé McDonald
Singer
2016 NBC’s The Voice
View Performance


Matthew Whitaker
Musical Director
View USA Today Article

Christopher Williams KAΨ
Chairman, CEO & Founder
The Williams Capital Group


Bob Billingslea ΚΑΨ
Former Vice President
Walt Disney Co.


Russell Stokes KAΨ
President & CEO
GE Energy Connections


Jonelle Procope
President & CEO
Apollo Theater


Sam Jones ΚΑΨ
NBA Hall of Famer


Andre Dawson
MLB Hall of Famer


Chuck Chaplin KAΨ
Former President & CFO
MBIA


Lloyd Trotter
Founder & Partner, GenNx360
Former Vice Chairman, GE


Herbert Kent Parker KAΨ
Executive Vice President
Harman International Industries


Jonathan Mariner ΚΑΨ
Former EVP & CFO
MLB


Brian Anderson
Former EVP & CFO
OfficeMax



John Jacob ΚΑΨ
Former President National Urban League & EVP Anheuser-Busch
Laurel Wreath #60


Thomas Moorhead KAΨ
CEO Sterling Luxury Group
Laurel Wreath #66


Dennis L. Via KAΨ
Former US Army 4-Star General
Laurel Wreath #72


Joseph Cleveland ΚΑΨ
Former CIO
Lockheed Martin


Robert Lewis ΚΑΨ
Senior Vice President
PepsiCo


Michael DuBose ΚΑΨ
President
Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation, Inc.


Keith Clinkscales ΚΑΨ
Former CEO Revolt TV
Founder & Former CEO Vibe Magazine


Donald Frieson ΚΑΨ
Former EVP
Sam's Club


Donald Bland ΚΑΨ
The Celebration Chairman
Fmr. Pres & CEO Walmart ARG
Elder Watson Diggs Awardee


Thomas L. Battles, Jr. ΚΑΨ
Grand Polemarch
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.


Dusty Baker
Former MLB Player
Mgr Washington Nationals

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