Mount Sinai Hospital

Mount Sinai Hospital

March 28, 2006 10:27 ET

Trump's Apprentice Kelly Perdew to Emcee Mount Sinai Hospital Gala

Media welcome to Leadership Sinai's Night in Manhatten fundraiser Attention: Arts/Entertainment Editor, Books Editor, Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, Lifestyle Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 28, 2006) - Can you imagine what it would be like to hear those infamous words from Donald Trump: You're Hired! Kelly Perdew, winner of The Apprentice 2, would love to tell you while he's in town to emcee Mount Sinai Hospital's gala, Leadership Sinai Presents…A Night in Manhattan, on April 6, 2006.

This year's gala, Leadership Sinai Presents…A Night in Manhattan, is hosted by Leadership Sinai, Mount Sinai's volunteer group of young corporate and community leaders who are dedicated to driving support for the Hospital. By mixing fun with philanthropy, this group comes together for a common cause of giving back to their community and helping Mount Sinai provide the best research and care for its patients.

As a young business leader, Kelly Perdew embodies the values and principles of Leadership Sinai members, including commitment, loyalty and passion to a cause.

WHO: Kelly Perdew, winner of Donald Trump's The Apprentice, season two

WHEN: April 6, 2006
Gala begins at 7:30 p.m.
Interviews to start at 7 p.m.

WHERE: Windsor Arms Hotel, 18 St. Thomas Street, Toronto, Ontario

WHAT: Leadership Sinai Presents…A Night in Manhattan. The event is held in support of a $2 million pledge to the Fund for Excellence in Research at Mount Sinai's world-renowned Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute.

Media are invited to interview Kelly and attend the event.


About The Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute (SLRI)
Established in 1985, the SLRI at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto is one of the world's leading centres for biomedical research and home to one of the largest Canadian programs exploiting transgenic mouse and embryonic stem cell technologies to generate animal models of human disease. The Institute employs 719 research, administrative and support staff, 100,000 square feet of laboratory space and a 25,000-square-foot pre-clinical research lab. For more information about the SLRI, please visit

About Mount Sinai Hospital
Mount Sinai Hospital is an internationally recognized, 472-bed acute care academic health centre affiliated with the University of Toronto known for excellence in the provision of compassionate patient care, teaching and research. Its key priority programs are Women's and Infants' Health, Surgical Subspecialties and Oncology and Internal Medicine. For more information about Mount Sinai Hospital, please visit

To get media passes or to schedule an interview with Kelly, please contact:

Lindsay Satterthwaite
Communications Associate
Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation
Phone: 416-586-4800 x. 8832


Contact Information

  • Lindsay Satterthwaite, Communications Associate, Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation, Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation
    Primary Phone: 416-586-4800 ext. 8832