In the wake of the tragedy which occurred on September 11, 2001,
Franz Weber, Inc. created and produced the “Tour de Franz” U.S.
Relief Ride, which benefited Mayor Giuliani’s New York Twin Tower
Fund and raised $1,035,000. Franz Weber, Inc. also created and
produced An Evening With The Stars
, a charity event that raised
over $500,000 to benefit two local charities, Washoe County Senior
Services Meals on Wheels and The Children’s Cabinet, Inc.
Attendees indulged on the culinary talents of Chef Wolfgang Puck
and David Bouley while enjoying the company of celebrity guests
such as Buzz Aldrin, Gordie Brown, Nadia Comaneci,
Craig Chaquico, Lou Diamond Phillips, Peter Kostis, Joe Pantoliano
and Patty Sheehan. Franz Weber Inc. also supports/co-produces
various events for Keep Memory Alive, which raises awareness and
millions of dollars to aide in finding a cure for Alzheimer’s,
Huntington’s, Parkinson’s, ALSs and other memory disorders.
These events have been attended and supported by sports legends
and celebrities such as Franz Klammer, Andre Agassi, Stefanie Graf,
Robin Williams and world-renowned chefs such as Emeril Lagasse
and Wolfgang Puck among others.