Gibson Guitar Sponsors Film Festival And Oprah's School
April 14, 2009 at 3:15 PM (PT)
GIBSON GUITAR is set to sponsor the 2009 NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL. The guitar manufacturer will present a customized acoustic GIBSON guitar to actor WILLIAM SHATNER as part of the President's Impact Award he will receive for his movie "Gonzo Ballet."
A private reception will be hel at the NASHVILLE GIBSON Entertainment Relations Showroom in MUSIC CITY on FRIDAY, APRIL 17th. The NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL takes place APRIL 16th-23rd at the REGAL GREEN HILLS CINEMA.
In related GIBSON news, the GIBSON FOUNDATION, the philanthropic arm of the company, has announced a five-year plan to work with the OPRAH WINFREY LEADERSHIP ACADEMY FOR GIRLS in SOUTH AFRICA, providing instruments and financial support. For more news on the GIBSON FOUNDATION, visit www.gibsonfoundation.org.