December 2013
Food Network star Giada headlines event

Attending the foundation event were (standing, l-r): Robert Folman, MD, co-medical director, Norma F. Pfriem Cancer Institute, and his wife Toby; Richard Freedman, MD, neonatologist; Giada DeLaurentiis; Dr. Freedman’s wife, Nancy; MaryEllen Kosturko, senior vice president, Patient Care Operations; and Marc Brunetti, vice president, Administration. Seated (l-r): Lyn Salsgiver, senior vice president, Planning and Marketing; and Brunetti’s mother, Anne.

More than 140 medical staff and friends of the Bridgeport Hospital Foundation attended its evening with Food Network star Giada De Laurentiis on Nov. 6 at Il Palio Restaurant and R.D. Scinto Auditorium in Shelton. The event capped off the foundation’s year-long 25th anniversary celebration.