Hamish Dodds, President and CEO of Hard Rock, accepted the award on behalf of the many global employees, and Yoko Ono Lennon presented Hamish with this honor at the gala.
The annual New York Honors Gala brings together hundreds of music and entertainment leaders, top business executives and celebrities. Also present at the event were Ben Harper and The Band Perry. John Paul DeJoria received the Lifetime Humanitarian Award.
The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus presented by Other World Computing (OWC), the premier non-profit 501c3 state-of-the-art mobile production facility that provides hands-on creative experiences to students of all ages, has launched the fifth annual Come Together NYC residency.
After SeaWorld announced the musical lineup for its annual Seven Seas Food Festival, PETA began targeting the performers set to play (including Flo Rida, 98 Degrees, Lifehouse, Sugar Ray, and The Fray) with a series of memes featuring the artists’ own song lyrics — with a slight twist.