City Of Hope To Honor Apple's Eddy Cue With 'Spirit Of Life' Award
June 4, 2014 at 1:51 PM (PT)
THE CITY OF HOPE's music, film, and entertainment industry group has announced that it will honor APPLE Sr. VP Internet Software And Services EDDY CUE with their 2014 "Spirit Of Life" award.
The "Spirit Of Life" award is the CITY OF HOPE's highest honor and is presented each year to recognize an individual who has fundamentally impacted the entertainment industry. The award will be presented at the CITY OF HOPE's gala dinner on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23rd in LOS ANGELES.
According to CITY OF HOPE President JASON MOREY, "We couldn’t be more excited to be recognizing EDDY CUE with CITY OF HOPE's highest honor. CITY OF HOPE and APPLE are both renowned for their passionate embrace of innovation and change. EDDY embodies that same passion. He has played a hugely important role for APPLE as it has revolutionized the way consumers enjoy everything from music to films to TV to books to apps. He is an extraordinarily worthy honoree."
EDDY CUE commented, "I’m truly honored to be this year’s recipient of the "Spirit Of Life" award. The research that CITY OF HOPE does impacts the lives of millions and their work personally means a lot to me. CITY OF HOPE uses the latest research and technology to fight cancer and other catastrophic diseases. I hope that everyone who can, gives what they can, to CITY OF HOPE so they can continue to fight the battle against cancer."