October 08, 2009 16:47 ET

2009 Celebrity Pro-Am to End MS

Matthew Perry and Tracy Austin to Host Annual Tennis Tournament to Benefit National Multiple Sclerosis Society

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - October 8, 2009) -


What:      Celebrities and professional tennis players will compete
           alongside amateurs to raise money for the Southern California
           Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  The annual
           event is organized by Ojakian Tennis.

When:      Saturday, November 14, 2009

Where:     The Jack Kramer Club, 11 Montecillo Drive, Rolling Hills
           Estates, CA 90274
           (30 minutes south of Santa Monica)

Who:       Celebrities include: Matthew Perry, Gavin Rossdale, Jamie-Lynn
           Sigler, Brody Jenner, Sendhil Ramamurthy, Alan Thicke, Linda
           Thompson, Matthew Lillard, Wayne Bryan

           Professional tennis players include: Tracy Austin, Pam Shriver,
           Derek Rostagno, Bill Scanlon, Katrina Adams, Taylor Dent,
           Michael Chang, Elliot Teltscher, Chuck Adams, V.J. Armitraj,
           Scott Davis

Sponsors:  Include: Vitamin Water, Grey Goose Vodka, POWERADE, Neutrogena,
           POM Wonderful, Raymond Weil, Jack Kramer Club, Avenue K
           Productions, Lazy Dog Café, Wet Cement Clothing, JLP The
           President's Tequila, Coral Tree Cafe and Ojakian Tennis

Agenda:    10:30 a.m.              Silent auction opens
           10:45-11:45 a.m.        Clinics
           12:00-1:00 p.m.         Lunch
           1:00-4:00 p.m.          Tournament (only celebrity participant
                                    requirement)
           4:00-7:00 p.m.          Reception
           4:00-4:30 p.m.          VIP meet-and-greet
           4:00-5:00 p.m.          Pro exhibition
           5:00-5:30 p.m.          Live auction
           5:30-6:00 p.m.          Awards ceremony
           6:30 p.m.               Silent auction closes

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