Friday, October 25th, 2019

Respect Awards

Los Angeles

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The GLSEN Respect Awards, introduced in 2004 and held annually in Los Angeles and New York, showcase the work of students, educators, individuals and corporations who have made a significant impact on the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) youth. 

 

HONOREES

Tim Cook, Apple Inc.

Tim Cook

Champion Award Recipient

 

An image of Jennifer Salke  from Amazon Studios.

Jennifer Salke

accepting on behalf of Amazon Studios

Visionary Award Recipient

An image of Octavia Spencer.

Octavia Spencer

Inspiration Award Recipient

 

Riverdale Cast

Riverdale

Gamechanger Award Recipient

 

Elle Smith, Student Advocate of the Year

Elle Smith

Student Advocate of the Year

 

 

HONORARY CO-CHAIRS 

Greg Berlanti & Robbie Rogers

Matt Bomer & Simon Halls

Bruce Bozzi & Bryan Lourd

 

Jess Cagle & Matt Whitney

Connor Franta

Bob Greenblatt

Marilyn & Jeffrey Katzenberg

Blair & David Kohan

Max Mutchnick & Erik Hyman

Jim Parsons & Todd Spiewak

Ellen Pompeo

Julia Roberts & Danny Moder

 

Kerry Washington

 

 

 

SPONSORED BY:

Graduate Sponser:
Apple Inc. Logo

 

Senior Sponsor:
Wells Fargo Logo

Junior Sponsor:


Walt Disney Company Logo
 

Sophomore Sponsors:

Larry Angrisani
Kevin Brockman & Dan Berendsen
Kate Capshaw & Stephen Spielberg

 

GUCCI

 

The Limato Foundation Logo

 

Marilyn & Jeffrey Katzenberg

 

WarnerMedia

 

Freshman Sponsors:
A+E Networks
Amazon Studios
AT&T
Jess Cagle & Matt Whitney
Abraham Higginbotham & Steven Petrarca
David Kohan & Max Mutchnick
McDonald’s Corporation
RealD ME
Target
YouTube

 

Table Captains:
Calvin Klein
CBS
Create Artists Agency
eOne
FOX Entertainment
John Graham
Holland & Knight LLP
David Henry Jacobs
Katie McGrath & JJ Abrams
MGM Studios
NBC & Universal Pictures
People/EW
Dean Pitchford & Michael Mealiffe 
PMC/Variety
Viacom
Walmart
WME


 For more information and to become a sponsor contact Rebecca Wolkiewicz at rebecca.wolkiewicz@glsen.org or 646-388-6582.

INFORMATION

5:30pm PST - Reception   

7:30pm PST - Dinner & Awards 

 

Friday, October 25th, 2019

Beverly Wilshire

9500 Wilshire Blvd,

Beverly Hills, CA 90212

 

Dress Code: Cocktail Attire

 

 

EVENT CO-CHAIRS

Andrew Graham
Dave Karger
Patrick Moran
Chip Sullivan

 

CO-HOSTS

Ryan Aguirre
Larry Angrisani
Kevin Brockman & Dan Berendsen
Terry Clark
Jason Collins & Brunson Green
Donald De Line
Andy Gelb
Mike Irvin
Richard Konigsberg & Craig Olsen
RJ Larese 
Joey Levine
Steph Lo
Carlos Eric Lopez
Carl Miller & Jonathan Bryson
Duncan Millership & Simon Thomas
Cody Morris & Christopher Landon
Corey Palent
Eileen Quast
Edwin Rivera & Barry Dale Johnson
Ben Roy & Tom Hayford
Cammie Scott 
Perry Seaman
Mimi Slavin