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Convention Data Services Raises $22,000 for National Marine Life Center
Convention Data Services (CDS), one of the
largest private employers on Cape Cod, held a charity golf tournament in
memory of its founder. The 4th Annual Douglas J. Fletcher Memorial Golf
Tournament took place on Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 at The Brookside
Club in Bourne, MA. This year’s tournament exceeded last year’s donation
amount, raising $22,000 to benefit the National Marine Life Center, an
organization strongly supported by Mr. Fletcher. Co-sponsors Nielsen and
onPeak provided the raffle Grand Prize—a 4-night stay at any Hilton
Convention Data Services’ Golf Committee, led by CFO, John Kimball,
presented the donation
check to the Director of the National Marine Life Center on Wednesday,
October 6, 2010 at the center’s headquarters in Buzzards Bay, MA.
The National Marine Life Center in Buzzards Bay is an independent,
not-for-profit marine animal hospital and science education center. Its
mission is to rehabilitate for release stranded sea turtles, seals,
dolphins, porpoises, and small whales, and to advance scientific knowledge
and education in marine wildlife health and ocean conservation. Since
admitting its first patient in 2004, the National Marine Life Center has
rehabilitated and released 20 endangered sea turtles, 1 seal, and 49
endangered non-marine turtles (freshwater red-bellied cooters and brackish
water diamondback terrapins).
For over two decades, Convention Data Services has been providing
state-of-the-art registration, database management, exhibitor lead
retrieval services and event marketing to the tradeshow industry, serving
the needs of businesses and non-profit associations. For the 3rd year in
a row, the company was named to the Inc 5000 list of fastest-growing
private companies in the country. For more information about Convention Data Services, go to www.cdsreg.com.
To see a list of sponsors from this year’s tournament or for more
information about next year’s tournament: www.xpressreg.net/golf.
To learn more about the National Marine Life Center: www.nmlc.org.
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