The French-American Chamber of Commerce - New York chapter re-launched its much-anticipated annual Gala Evening at Manhattan's Tribeca Rooftop in June 2012.
The Gala Evening is held to celebrate global business leadership and the strength of French-American business relations, and to raise funds for the French-American Chamber of Commerce Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization.
Two thousand and seventeen's Guest of Honor was Yves Bigot, CEO of TV5MONDE.
The Gala is under the High Patronage of the French Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency Gérard Araud and the Patronage of Anne-Claire Legendre, Consul General of France in New York.
Click here to read a summary write-up of the 2016 FACC Foundation Gala, and to view photos!
The Gala benefits the 501(c)(3) FACC Foundation, which was launched in 2012 by the FACC - New York to help fund the education of the next generation of transatlantic business leaders. Through its "Serge Bellanger French-American MBA Scholarship", the Foundation provides scholarships to eligible French students pursuing MBAs in the U.S., and to eligible American students pursuing MBAs in France.