SOUTHFIELD, Mich., September 10, 2009 – Southfield, Mich.-based The iGroup, Michigan’s leading exclusive model and talent agency, today announced that Miss Michigan USA, Lindsey Tycholiz, will be a special guest at the 9-11 Day of Remembrance Golf Outing to benefit the Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund on Friday, September, 11, 2009. Tony DiMambro, lead talent agent for The iGroup, made the announcement.
The outing, which will be held at the Moose Ridge Golf Course located at 11801 Doane Road in South Lyon, Mich. at 8:30 a.m., will support The Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund. All proceeds and donations will directly benefit Michigan veterans who, after returning from service in Iraq and Afghanistan, find themselves in need of assistance, whether it is financial, medical or emotional support. The event will feature 18 holes of golf, free driving range access, a buffet dinner, gifts, raffles and prizes, including a hole in one contest that will win a trip for two to Hawaii and over $1,500 in golf equipment giveaways.
Miss Michigan USA, Lindsey Tycholiz, will kick off the event, teeing up as the honorary starter. “I am humbled to be a part of this incredibly honorable event on behalf of the Miss Michigan USA organization and The iGroup,” said Tycholiz. “I am looking forward to meeting all the wonderful people that come out to lend a hand to the heroes that have sacrificed so much for our freedom.”
Tycholiz grew up in Sterling Heights and graduated from Oakland University with a Bachelor’s degree in music education and minors in theater and biology. During her reign as Miss Michigan USA, she has been actively supporting breast and ovarian cancer awareness, in addition to advocating initiatives that preserve and grow youth arts programs in the schools.
For more information or to register for the 9-11 Day of Remembrance Golf Outing, please contact Event Director Jason Carter at [email protected] or at (248) 797-6111. Tickets are $150 per golfer. Donations are welcome. Those who would like to attend, but not golf, are encouraged to purchase individual dinner tickets for $40.
About The iGroup
Southfield, Michigan-based The iGroup is Michigan’s premier model and talent agency and the leading agency in the state that represents exclusive union talent for SAG and AFTRA. SAG membership enables the agency’s talent to work on major Hollywood films that require union membership of all principle talent. Recently, The iGroup has secured roles for its exclusive actors in the following major studio films shot in Michigan: Stone, The Irishman, Flipped, Gran Torino, Whip It, Up In The Air, Gifted Hands, Intent, Butterfly Effect 3, Demoted, Youth in Revolt, High School and Miss January. The iGroup’s expansive resume consists of more than a decade of experience representing the highest caliber talent in the region. From actors to broadcast veterans, product specialists to fashion models, The iGroup is the go-to agency that advertisers and casting directors turn to for their film, television, and commercial productions; voice over projects; auto and trade show events; print advertising campaigns and fashion shows. The iGroup also exclusively represents both Miss Michigan U.S.A. and Miss Teen Michigan U.S.A.