2017 TEDDY BALL HOSTS
The Hosts are San Diego's industry leaders in their fields. We are currently searching for our 2017 Hosts! Interested? Please email Nino@c4Ksd.com
Nino Venturella has a passion for organizing niche philanthropic events which led him to create the non-profit Cruise 4 Kids (C4K). C4K’s mission is to raise money through their charity events to support and fund other kids and youth organizations on a local, state, federal, and global level. C4K is truly a non-profit meaning that the officers do not take a salary and dedicate their time and resources for free. C4K produces The Teddy Ball, The Bunny Ball, and Cruise 4 Kids Sports & Exotic Car Rally.
"We don't put on just any event, it's an experience. We want to help promote and bring awareness to other non-profits in the community that may not have the resources or ability to organize niche events."
Capital Crest Financial Group assist clients and advisors in the advanced financial planning market and most pointed - life insurance premium financing space. Nino works with advisors to create well structured advanced wealth plans for their clients and connect them with lending institutions who can provide them the credit facility to fund their plan. Nino engages with every aspect from point-of-sale assistance with clients and agents, proprietary strategies and funding solutions, to the ever-important annual credit renewals and servicing. As Finance Director at Capital Crest Financial Group, Nino has an acute understanding of business development, contract negotiations, and market dynamics of the financial industry. He assists each in house Advanced Planning project, bringing his expertise to structure and administer management of complex transactions. Nino also assists new lending partners across the country implement and manage Advanced Planning Divisions.
Karma International, CEO A Private Social Organization
Dylan Marer is an award winning, television acclaimed, live event and show producer with twenty-seven years of experience with events that include some of the nation’s most recognized entertainment and celebrity brands.
Karma is an exclusive, private membership organization dedicated to connecting exceptional & inspirational individuals both socially & professionally. Karma gives unparalleled access to some of the most experiential events in the world.
Through a variety of destination travel, adventurous excursions, sensational parties, elite social gatherings, & local happy hours, we empower our members to forge lasting bonds and friendships, thereby enriching each other’s lives, sharing business ideas and enhancing philanthropic causes.
Julian Sainz is the Production Manager and DJ with SOS Entertainment. SOS Entertainment has won various awards such as “Business of the Year” for their organic growth, philanthropic passion, and work with California schools. SOS Entertainment has locations in San Diego, Los Angeles, and San Jose. SOS Entertainment has donated over $750,000 in cash or services through businesses to non-profit and charity sectors.
Brent Wilsey is a highly regarded Registered Investment Advisor and a seasoned financial strategist with over 30 years of experience in the field. Brent currently owns and operates Wilsey Asset Management—through which he offers day-to-day investment guidance to both individual investors and corporations. A financial management veteran with over $150 million currently under management, Brent’s industry expertise and credibility has made him a sought-after expert source with the media. He frequently serves as a guest commentator on national broadcast television and radio talk shows, including CNBC and Bloomberg. Currently, Brent hosts 760AM-KFMB’s weekly Smart Investing program, which airs Saturdays at 8 a.m. In addition, Brent pens a weekly article for the San Diego Daily Transcript and serves as CBS affiliate KFMB’s Channel 8 News Financial Advisor. An accounting graduate of National University, Brent received his MBA degree from the same institution in 1986.