CLO Ambassadors’ Wine Tasting & Silent Auction

The Pittsburgh CLO Ambassadors 20th Anniversary Wine Tasting and Silent Auction was held on Friday, March, 2017 at the Duquesne Club in dowtown Pittsburgh. Featuring fabulous hors d'oeuvres, live music, a bidding war for tickets to HAMILTON and other exclusive CLO packages, it was a once-a-year highlight. Here's a special message from our Academy students to the event attendees:

Stay tuned for next year's Wine TastingMarch 2, 2018!

Proceeds from this sold-out event benefit Pittsburgh CLO’s Education and Outreach Programs.

Questions? Contact Andrew Frey at 412-281-3973 ext. 234 or



  • PNC
  • Breakthru Beverage Pennsylvania


  • Dollar Bank
  • Federated Investors
  • First National Bank
  • K&L Gates
  • MSA Safety, Inc.
  • Mylan
  • Reed Smith


  • Chubb
  • Mars National Bank
  • Post & Schell
  • Saul Ewing
  • Schneider Downs
  • UPMC


  • A Martini
  • BNY Mellon Wealth Management, Jeffrey McSteen
  • Burns White LLC
  • Dickey McCamey
  • Houston Harbaugh
  • Leech Tishman
  • Meyer, Unkovic & Scott
  • S&T Bank
  • Sitko Bruno
  • Supercuts


  • Provident Benefits Agency
  • Jack Tomayko

For details or questions, please contact Andrew Frey, Special Events Coordinator at 412-281-3973 ext. 234 or


The Wines

Breakthru Beverage PA logo



All wines and spirits are provided through a generous partnership with Breakthru Beverage, PA. 




Casa Vinicola Zonin logoCasa Vinicola Zonin Wines

Winemaker's Collection Pinot Grigio
Winemaker's Collection Montepulciano
Castello D'Albola Chianti Classico
Butera Nero
Castello Del Poggio PAVIA
Primitivo Masseria Altemura 


EJ Gallo logoE & J Gallo Wines

La Marca
Mirassou Moscato
William Hill Chardonnay
Apothic Red
Edna Valley Sauvignon Blanc
Carnivor Cabarnet


Folio Wine PartnersFolio Wine Partners logo

Villa Sandi Il Fresco
Danzante Pinot Grigio
Frescobaldi Remole
Crios Cabernet
Donnafugata Sedara



Francis Ford Coppola logoFrancis Ford Coppola

The White Doe
Director's Chardonnay
Diamond Claret




Treasury Wine Estates logoTreasury Wine Estates

Uppercut Sauvignon Blanc
Lyric Chardonnay
St Hubert's "The Stag" Cabernet Sauvignon
Lyric Pinot Noir
19 Crimes "The Warden"



Brown Forman logoBrown Forman

Woodford Reserve Distiller's Select
Woodford Rye
Herradura Tequilas
Jack Daniel's SIngle Barrel


Grand Prize

Luxury hotel stay of two nights for two people at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa; Roundtrip air transportation courtesy of Delta Airlines

First Prize

A $1,000 Henne Jewelers Gift Certificate

Second Prize

Dinner for two courtesy of the Richard DeShantz Restaurant Group and two tickets to Pittsburgh CLO's In the Heights


Over 100 items in four levels

This year's items include golf for three at Oakmont Country Club, a walk-on role in a Pittsburgh CLO-produced Summer Season show, Box seats at a Pirates game for 15, an autographed SIdeny Crosby Jersey, and more!