2015 Sports Auction

Please join us Thursday, February 5th at the Fairmont Hotel for
the 27th Annual Guardsmen Celebrity Dinner & Sports Auction featuring Honorary Chair,

Home Run King Barry Bonds


Thursday, February 5, 2015
5:30 pm VIP and Celebrity Pre-Party
6:00 pm Doors Open for Guests/Silent Auction Begins


The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco


VIP cocktail party, celebrity dinner and players and coaches from the San Francisco Giants.
Join local sports personalities and other special guests for an exciting evening featuring one-of-a-kind auction items.



2015’S Honorary Chair
Home Run King
Barry Bonds


Celebrities for the 2015 Event:

John Abendroth – Professional Golfer (1975 to Present). Ten NCAA D-1 victories (Weber State). Played on PGA Tour 1975-1977. Four time Olympic Club Champion. Holder of the Course Record on the Lake Course of 62. Co-host of the radio and television show Hooked On Golf.

fred-biletnikoffFred Biletnikoff – is a former professional football player and a member of both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and College Football Hall of Fame. He was a wide receiver for the Oakland Raiders for fourteen seasons and later an assistant coach with the team.

damonbruceDamon Bruce – Host of the “Damon Bruce Show” on 95.7 The GAME. He is also the post-game host of the San Francisco 49ers and an active member of The Guardsmen.

Casie Cathrea – LPGA Golfer; 2nd youngest to ever qualify for an LPGA event; 2010 & 2011 NCGA Player of the Year; 12 – 2011 Tournament wins; 2009 & 2010 FCWT Player of the Year.

jeff-clarkJeff Clark – is one of the most noteworthy and respected big-wave surfers, famous for surfing Mavericks alone for 15 years before it was widely discovered by the big-wave surfing community.

raymond-chesterRaymond Chester – is a former American football tight end. Chester was drafted in the first round of the 1970 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders.

Joe FonziJoe Fonzi is KTVU FOX 2’s weekend sports anchor. He also hosts “49ers Total Access,” appears on “49er Playbook,” KTVU’s 49ers pre-game programs, and reports from the locker room for “The Point After” post-game show.

zack-follettZack Follett – is an American football linebacker who retired in 2011 due to a neck injury. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at California.

Bryan Ivie – Former American volleyball player, who was a member of the United States men’s national volleyball team that won the bronze medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.

Joe Martin – is a former NFL Quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs and was an assistant coach for both Cal and Stanford.

dave-mccartyDavid McCarty – is a former first baseman and outfielder who played with the San Francisco Giants (1995–1996) and Oakland Athletics (2003).

garryplummerGary Plummer – Oakland Invaders (1983-85), Chargers (1986-93), S.F. 49ers (1994-97; 1,029 tackles, 4.5 sacks, and six interceptions), KNBR 49er game Broadcaster (1998-2011)

art-thomsArt Thoms – is a former collegiate and professional American football defensive tackle who played nine seasons in the American Football League and the National Football League. He played one year for the AFL’s Raiders, then seven for them in the NFL, and one year with the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles. Member of the Oakland Raiders Super XI Team in 1976.

JamieWilliamsJamie Williams – Played 12 seasons in the NFL as a tight end, with the St. Louis Cardinals, Houston Oilers, San Francisco 49ers, and Los Angeles Raiders. Currently, he is the Associate Athletic Director at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Eric Wright is a former American professional football player who was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the 2nd round of the 1981 NFL Draft. Before that, the 6’1″, 183 lbs. cornerback from the University of Missouri was an all-Big Eight defensive back in 1979 and ’80.

2015 Auction Items Coming Soon…



If you would like to sponsor a table for the 2015 event, please contact:
Mike Hall
Email: mhall@alvarezandmarsal.com


Visit our Eventbrite page to purchase your table now (click here)

2015 Sponsors

Gold Medal Sponsor
Silver Medal Sponsor
Kingsford Capital Management
Bronze Medal Sponsors
AT&T Park
The Bay Club Company
BCCI Construction
Beacon Capital
Boston Properties
Duane Morris
Clear Channel
Columbia Property Trust
The CRE Group Inc.
Fort Point Capital Partners
Kilroy Realty Corporation
M. West Properties
McCarthy Cook & Co.
Merrill Corporation
Nixon Peabody
Novo Construction
Parallax Volatility Advisers, LLC
Paramount Group
Purcell Murray
Ryan Prosser
SF Giants
Shorenstien Realty Services, LP
Skyline Construction


Thank you to our amazing 2014 Sponsors. Your generosity directly benefited many children in the Bay Area.

Special thanks to Mr. Bill O’Keeffe for his continuous contribution and support of the Guardsmen Celebrity Sports Auction

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