Texas Medical Center Bigwigs Party Under a Towering Tree — as a Star Doctor Rocks: This Holiday Party’s All About InnovationBY Shelby Hodge // 12.18.18
Mike Liang, Tracey Allely , Tim Marx, Matt Pinover, Tom Luby
Polly & Bill Mckeon
Xiao Meng, Bin Huant
Mary Beth & John Arcidiacono
Dan & Sonja Gaskill
Debbie Bell, Ned Turnbull, Roberta Bentley, Uchenna Agu
Lynne Marie Hash, Tony Rosado
Kelly McKeon, Rania Semaan
Keith Kreuer, Juliana Garaizar, Cherise Esparza, Ted Gutierrez
Katia & Jeff Larson
Josh Williamson, Blake Heslep
Jordan Lewis, Kirkland Guillory
Diana Rhie, Brittany Trelly
David & Courtney Scott
Daniel Becker, Alex Becker, Ryan Holeywell
Ashley Ducote, Robert Deforde, Angelica Bandayrel
Anna McGhee, Fernanda Gratton, Berenice Espinoza
What: Texas Medical Center holiday party
Where: The TMC Innovation Institute
PC Moment: TMC bigwigs turned out in force along with 500 guests for the rollicking evening that included a surprise jam session on the trombone by the well-known Dr. Billy Cohn, executive director of the Johnson & Johnson Center for Device Innovation at TMC. He joined party band Empire 6 for several tunes, sending the crowd into a dance floor frenzy.
Food, drink, a photo booth and greetings from TMC CEO and president Bill McKeon highlighted the evening. In a show of warm-hearted altruism, guests placed unwrapped presents beneath a soaring Christmas tree that along with other holiday accessories were imagined by Greg Davis of Event Elementz.
PC Seen: M.D. Anderson president Dr. Peter WT Pisters, Station Houston CEO John Reale, JLABS honcho Tom Luby, TMC Innovation Medical Device lead Lance Black, Amazing Race Season 7 winner Uchenna Agu, TMC director of strategy Ashley McPhail, TMC communications director Ryan Holeywell, TMC real estate manager John Heard, Larry Lawson, Courtney Cogdill, Jessica Hardcastle, Courtney and David Scott, Jordan Lewis, Aryn Knight and Nikki Renfro.