"Doral Arrowwood was honored to host this prestigious meeting in our facility,” said Steve Mabus, General Manager, Doral Arrowwood.
Rye Brook, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) March 09, 2011
Doral Arrowwood, the premier conference center and hotel in Westchester, recently hosted 80 international government officials, business leaders, and nonprofit directors at the Clinton Global Initiative annual retreat, held at the hotel from March 2 through March 4. Notable participants included former President Clinton; Cherie Blair, wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair; and Greek Ambassador Gianna Angelopoulos.
Meetings and events hosted by the Clinton Global Initiative bring together leaders to address major global challenges issues such as AIDS, clean energy, and maternal and child health. Since its founding in 2005, members of the Clinton Global Initiative have shared ideas and collaborated on solutions that reach hundreds of millions of people around the world.
"Doral Arrowwood was honored to host this prestigious meeting in our facility,” said Steve Mabus, General Manager, Doral Arrowwood. “Our facility provides the luxury, amenities, and privacy required for an event attended by high-profile international guests.”
Doral Arrowwood is located 975 Anderson Hill Road, Rye Brook, NY 10573, 914.939.5500. For more information, visit http://www.DoralArrowwood.com.
About Doral Arrowwood
Doral Arrowwood, located just 30 minutes north of Manhattan and five minutes away from the Westchester County Airport, provides both business executives and leisure travelers alike the ultimate in privacy at an unsurpassed location. The property is nestled on 114 wooded acres, surrounded by a magnificent Robert von Hagge golf course. Guests can enjoy a wide range of activities including golf, tennis and racket sports. The resort offers 373 guest rooms (including seven suites), three distinct restaurants, a spectacular indoor-outdoor pool and state-of-the-art sports center with spa services such as massages and facials. The facility boasts 33 custom-built meeting rooms and an elegant 6,500 square foot grand ballroom for corporate and special events. To learn more, visit http://www.DoralArrowwood.com.
Established in 2005 by President Bill Clinton, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) convenes global leaders to devise and implement innovative solutions to some of the world's most pressing challenges. Since 2005, CGI Annual Meetings have brought together more than 125 current and former heads of state, 15 Nobel Peace Prize laureates, hundreds of leading CEOs, heads of foundations, major philanthropists, directors of the most effective nongovernmental organizations, and prominent members of the media. These CGI members have made more than 1,900 commitments valued at $63 billion, which have already improved the lives of nearly 300 million people in more than 170 countries. In 2009, the Annual Meeting was named the No. 1 conference for CEOs. The CGI community also includes CGI University (CGI U), a forum to engage college students in global citizenship, MyCommitment.org, an online portal where anybody can make a Commitment to Action, and CGI Lead, which engages a select group of young leaders from business, government, and civil society.