Date: Tuesday October 29, 2013 Contact: Helene Hassell 605-6624
Time: Doors open at 11:00,
Program Begins at 11:30
Place: Moonlight Ballroom at the Renaissance Battle House Hotel
Reservations: Reservations are available by mail from the Foundation office, by
calling 251-605-6624, visiting us online at sealabfoundation.org
Foundation will host the Second Annual Marine Environmental Awards Luncheon on
Tuesday October 29, 2013 from 11:30 until 1:00 pm at the Renaissance Battle House
Hotel. This will be a wonderful luncheon featuring noted National Geographic
photographer Brian Skerry as our keynote speaker. At the luncheon awards will be
presented to an individual and a business that have made outstanding contributions to
marine environmental sustainability in the Alabama Gulf Coast Region.
Special Keynote Speaker: National Geographic Photographer Brian Skerry.
Brian Skerry is a photojournalist specializing in marine wildlife and underwater
environments. Since 1998 he has been a contract photographer for National
Geographic magazine, covering a wide range of subjects and stories.
An award-winning photographer, Skerry is praised worldwide for his aesthetic sense
as well as his journalistic drive for relevance. His uniquely creative images tell stories
that not only celebrate the mystery and beauty of the sea, but also help bring attention
to the large number of issues that endanger our oceans and its inhabitants.