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HOPe Books Live Auctioneer Andy Saks for 2020 Fundraiser

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August 20, 2019

Easton, MA — House of Possibilities (HOPe) has booked Andy Saks to serve as its emcee, live auctioneer and fund-the-need facilitator at its 2020 fundraising gala.

The event will take place in April, 202 at the Blue Hills Country Club in Canton, Massachusetts.

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House of Possibilities has booked Spark live auctioneer Andy Saks for its 2020 fundraiser in the Boston area.

House of Possibilities (HOPe) provides high-quality day programs, social programs, and overnight respite to children, adults, and families living with developmental challenges. It operates in an 11,000-square-foot facility located on the campus of Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts.

Saks has served as live auctioneer for many other organizations in New England, including the YMCA, the Boston Jewish Film FestivalCommunity Rowing, and the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.

Spark live auctioneer shines at 5 Massachusetts fundraisers

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July 29, 2019

Boston, MA — Professional live auctioneer Andy Saks served clients at five charity fundraisers this spring, including:

The Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (MSPCC’s) “Turning Points” gala at Boston’s Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel

The Riverbend School‘s “Kindness Rocks” annual gala at the Sheraton Needham Hotel

MassEquality‘s “Beacons of Light” annual fundraiser at the Marriott Courtyard Downtown

Temple Israel‘s “Stepping Out” annual fundraiser at their synagogue in Boston

Temple Beth Elohim‘s “An Evening to Remember” fundraiser at their synagogue in Wellesley, Mass.

For each live auction booking, Saks:

— Advised the client on auction and/or fund-the-need item selection, order, attribution and donation level request

— researched and wrote a word-for-word live auctioneer script

— designed a matching, animated slideshow

— served as live auctioneer, raise-your-paddle facilitator, and event emcee as needed

 

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Spark live auctioneer Andy Saks performs at a fundraiser for Temple Israel of Boston

 

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Spark live auctioneer Andy Saks performs at a fundraiser for Temple Israel of Boston

 

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Live auctioneer Andy Saks performs at MSPCC’s annual “Turning Points” fundraiser in Boston (photo by Person + Killian Photography)

 

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Live auctioneer Andy Saks performs at MSPCC’s annual “Turning Points” fundraiser in Boston (photo by Person + Killian Photography)

 

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Live auctioneer Andy Saks performs at MSPCC’s annual “Turning Points” fundraiser in Boston (photo by Person + Killian Photography)

 

Spark booth presenter shines at packaging, wedding, IT shows

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July 9, 2019

Boston, MA — Professional trade show booth emcee and presenter Andy Saks served clients at a series of trade shows in recent months, including:

The WPPI wedding photography show at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, for Olympus

The ProMat manufacturing show at McCormick Place in Chicago, for Packsize

The Citrix Synergy trade show at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, for Flexxible IT

The AWS re:Inforce inaugural show at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, for Trend Micro

For each show, Saks wrote or edited his presentation script, and delivered it throughout the show on a repeating schedule.

 

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Trade show booth emcee Andy Saks performs for Olympus at WPPI at Mandalay Bay in Vegas

 

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Trade show booth emcee Andy Saks performs for Olympus at WPPI at Mandalay Bay in Vegas

 

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Trade show booth presenter Andy Saks performs for Flexxible IT at the Citrix Synergy show in Atlanta

 

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Trade show booth presenter Andy Saks performs for Flexxible IT at the Citrix Synergy show in Atlanta

 

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Trade show booth presenter Andy Saks performs for Flexxible IT at the Citrix Synergy show in Atlanta

 

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Trade show booth presenter Andy Saks performs for Flexxible IT at the Citrix Synergy show in Atlanta

 

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Trade show booth presenter Andy Saks performs for Flexxible IT at the Citrix Synergy show in Atlanta

 

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Trade show booth presenter Andy Saks performs for Trend Micro at the Amazon AWS re:Inforce show in Boston

 

Trade show presenter Chicago ProMat

Trade show booth presenter Andy Saks performs for Packsize at the ProMat show in Chicago

 

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