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Fashion Show Luncheon • Enshrinees’ Gold Jacket Dinner • Enshrinees GameDay Roundtable

CANTON, OHIO (May 3, 2012) – The Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival department of Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce has named the following key committee chairs for the indoor events held at the Canton Memorial Civic Center and Cultural Center for the Arts: Sherri Mosnot, Fashion Show Luncheon; Rich Wilder, Enshrinees’ Gold Jacket Dinner; and Nancy Jedel, Enshrinees GameDay Roundtable. [gallery link="file" orderby="rand"] Mosnot is a graduate of Louisville Senior High School and attended The University of Akron. A seven-year committee member, she has exceptional credentials to serve in a leadership role as the result of her position as district manager for Northeast Ohio with Limited Brands-Victoria’s Secret. She is an annual volunteer for Pelotonia, a grass roots bike tour with the sole goal of ending cancer through research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. Along with husband Jim, she stays busy attending the activities of her son and two stepsons. The Fashion Show Luncheon on Friday, Aug. 3, is themed “The Guide to Ultimate Style!” It will feature lively musical entertainment, generous door prizes, and state-of-the-art sound, lighting and video to showcase professional models featuring the season’s hottest his and her fashions. Doors will open at 11 a.m. with festivities beginning at 11:30 a.m. Great tickets are still available, as are a variety of fantastic sponsorships offering excellent promotional and branding opportunities. Assisting Mosnot with the massive details for this event is vice chairman Ben Stoffer. Wilder graduated from GlenOak High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Bowling Green State University. He is a lumber-millwork specialist with Fred Olivieri Construction Company and has served on the committee for eight years, with this being his first as chairman. An Eagle Scout, he volunteers for Boy Scouts of America and formerly for Canton Jaycees, serves on the board of Building Trades for Jackson High School, and is a church elder and deacon. He and wife Tracy are the proud parents of one daughter. Known for many years as Enshrinees Dinner, the event name has been changed to Enshrinees’ Gold Jacket Dinner to recognize that the Hall of Fame Gold Jacket will be presented at this event to each member of the 2012 Class of Enshrinees. It is one of three iconic symbols of induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the other two being the bust, which is unveiled at the Enshrinement Ceremony and forever showcased at the Hall of Fame, and the ring, which is presented individually to each Enshrinee at his home stadium in the ensuing football season. The Enshrinees’ Gold Jacket Dinner activities will begin at 5:15 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3, and limited tickets may still be available. In addition to the Hall of Fame Gold Jacket presentation, the program will feature an emcee of national acclaim and introduction of a large number of returning Hall of Famers. Serving as vice chairman of the committee this year is Marilyn Nave. Jedel is retired after serving as an officer with several banks, including the former Society/Harter Banks, KeyBank and First Merit. She has been on the Enshrinees GameDay Roundtable Committee for six years, with 2012 her second as chairman. She is a longtime volunteer for the Enshrinement Festival, having served for several years on the former Mayor’s Breakfast Committee and 20 years on the former Enshrinees Dinner Committee. Jedel is a graduate of Perry High School, Chicago School of Interior Design and Malone University. Her community involvement is extensive, including service with Quota International, Quota Breakfast Club, Women’s Initiative, East Central Ohio March of Dimes, Easter Seals and United Way, as well as assisting on fund drives for Walsh University, the Cultural Center for the Arts and American Heart Association. Jedel is married to husband Robert. The Enshrinees GameDay Roundtable will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 5, and features a center stage roundtable presentation featuring members of the 2012 Class of Enshrinees just hours after their emotional induction ceremonies. The roundtable will feature an unscripted, up close and personal format where they share stories and memories of their careers. Todd Ascani is assisting Jedel as committee vice chairman. Tickets for this fan favorite event are available. The central focus and highlight of this year’s Enshrinement Festival will be the Aug. 4 Enshrinement Ceremony for the 2012 Class of Enshrinees, comprised of cornerback Jack Butler, center Dermontti Dawson, defensive end/linebacker Chris Doleman, defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy, running back Curtis Martin and tackle Willie Roaf. For ticket information on all Enshrinement Festival events, call (330) 458-2048 and check the Web sites for the complete schedule of events and latest news: www.profootballhofef.com or www.profootballhof.com

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