MIAMI, Nov. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For the seventh consecutive year in a row, the Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD) celebrated the "VII Annual GFDD Golf Tournament" on October 23rd at the Turnberry Isle Resort in Aventura, Florida.
The event, which more than 70 players attended, was created to foster social, economic, democratic and cultural advancement in the Dominican Republic. In attendance were Former Miami Mayor, Manny Diaz; Baseball Hall of Fame, Juan Marichal; GFDD Executive Director, Natasha Despotovic and Former President of the Dominican Republic, Dr. Leonel Fernández. Following the tournament, a banquet and award ceremony were held for the players in which GFDD's Tournament Director, Ricardo Jacobo, thanked all participants for helping make this tournament exceed revenue expectations.
The VII Annual Golf Tournament GFDD 2015 has been created with the purpose of contributing to the programs that the organization currently has. It has been made possible through the efforts of the GFDD staff and sponsors such as 3AWORLDWIDE, Brilliance Realty Group, Ron Barcelo, Miami Club Rum, Cabral Mena and CieloRD.
"We are passionate about GFDD's work and that is why we have taken it upon ourselves, to sponsor the tournament for the second consecutive year," 3AWORLDWIDE CEO Edward De Valle II said. "We are also passionate about giving back and seek to attract the support of the community to help continue GFDD's mission."
About Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD)
The Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD), sister organization of FUNGLODE in the United States is a non-partisan and non-profit organization dedicated to promote the collaboration among organizations in the United States and the Dominican Republic in order to conduct research, enhance public debate, design public policy, propose strategies and provide training to facilitate change in crucial areas of the social, economic and democratic development of the Dominican Republic, the Caribbean and Latin America.
3AWORLDWIDE is a North American company headquartered in Miami, Florida, the 'Magic City', and is represented in more than 51 countries around the world. 3A Worldwide was recently awarded the South Florida Business Journal's 2015 Fastest Growing Company Award in the category of companies with more than $25 million in revenue. The firm's revenue increased significantly from $11.2 million in 2012 to $141.62 million in 2014—a two-year outstanding percentage growth of 1,164.46 percent.
As the newest media planning, media buying, digital, public relations and events company to enter the international advertising and public relations sphere of business, it's already made impressive strides. In 2014, 3AWORLDWIDE was named #175 of the fastest growing companies in North America by INC 500 Magazine. That same year its newly formed Mexico and Brazil offices ranked within the top 50 advertising agencies in their respective markets.
Mr. Edward De Valle II, who serves as Global CEO, founded 3AWORLDWIDE. "Clients are less likely to hire an advertising agency today just on price. Instead clients choose agencies that can map and execute marketing plans that drive revenue and in some cases the agency can even become a revenue share partner for their clients." Mr. De Valle's goal is to enhance the way his intelligent, research oriented and future-forward thinking advertising agency works, so that he can he drive results for each and every single one of the agencies clients.
SOURCE Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD)