Sky Ball Preview Party
The Sky Ball committee recently held its Preview Party at STARPOWER in Dallas to kick off the Sky Ball XIV Events, which will be held Oct 20 – 22 and benefit the Airpower Foundation. Jim Palmersheim, the Senior Manager of Veterans Initiatives/Military Programs at American Airlines, together with the Air Power Foundation members, welcomed over 150 attendees at Starpower’s showroom.
This year’s Sky Ball is honoring and celebrating the men and women of the United States Special Operation Forces Command. Tickets and information: skyballinfo.com Photos by Jaxie Pidgeon
Photo 1: At a youthful 99 years of age, World War II Veteran, Lt Col (Ret) James Megglas, United States Army shares the importance of the Sky Ball initiatives with the Starpower guests. The Lt Col is the most-decorated officer in the history of the 82nd Airborne Division. He’s received the Distinguished Service Cross, a Silver Star, and been nominated for the Medal of Honor.
Photo 2: David Pidgeon (L), CEO of Starpower and Dan Pidgeon (R) CFO of Starpower with Jennifer Brusstar, CEO of the The Tug McGraw Foundation who announced that Tim McGraw is the headliner for Sky Ball.