Israel Bonds held an exclusive event with Ambassador Ron Dermer, Israel’s ambassador to the United States, at the Bryan Glazer Family JCC in Tampa, FL on December 18, which included a cocktail supper and remarks from the ambassador.
Ambassador Ron Dermer discusses Israel’s challenges and achievements at an exclusive
Israel Bonds event at the Bryan Glazer Family JCC in Tampa, FL on Wednesday, December 18.
At the engagement, Ambassador Dermer spoke about Israel’s success and achievements, underscoring the fact that Israel represents one-tenth of 1 percent of the world's population yet attracts 20% of worldwide investment in technology. Israel Maimon, president & CEO of Israel Bonds, extended gratitude to Ambassador Dermer, saying, “Thanks to Mr. Dermer, relations between Israel and the United States have never been stronger. Ambassador Dermer is a close friend of Israel Bonds who has spoken on our behalf with eloquence and passion on countless occasions.”
Ambassador Dermer (center) with Brian Taub, Israel Bonds general chair for the North,
West and Central Florida region and member of the Bonds National Campaign Advisory Council,
and Debbie Taub.
Ambassador Dermer (center) with Steven Warren, MD, Tampa Bay Israel Bonds chair
and member of the Bonds National Campaign Advisory Council, and Diana Sager.
The event was held by Israel Bonds’ Tampa Bay office, under the leadership of Assistant Executive Director Monica DiGiovanni and Vladi Yurovsky, executive director for Miami-Dade/Broward County, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. The event brought together Israel Bonds leaders and investors from around the region and generated more than $3 million of new Israel bonds investments and indications to invest at press time.
(Photos: Ray Bassett)