Pierre's Ice Cream Hosts Benefit for Cuyahoga Community College
Scholarships in Celebration of 80th Anniversary
Benefit to Feature a Preview of Pierre's New Line of Signature Ice Cream
Cleveland, OH June 18, 2012 Pierre's Ice Cream Company is celebrating 80 years of making
delicious ice creams and frozen treats right in the heart of Cleveland, Ohio.
To mark this milestone anniversary, Pierre's will kick off its celebration with a party.
Cuyahoga Community College Foundation's annual scholarship benefit will take place Saturday
June 23 at Pierre's Ice Cream Company. Themed "A Cool Evening for Scholarships," guests will
be treated to an ice cream extravaganza featuring dinner, music and Pierre's Ice Cream. The
event will also include a one-time-only, special behind-the-scenes plant tour and sneak preview of
Pierre's new line of ice cream pints scheduled to arrive on store shelves in late June.
"With this being our 80th anniversary, we wanted to do something very special that would benefit
the community," said Pierre's President and CEO Shelley Roth. "By hosting this exciting party, we
are able to help raise scholarship money to help afford students the opportunity for a college
"Thanks to the generous support of so many, we have raised significant funds for critically
needed scholarships for Tri-C students from this event," said Gloria J. Moosmann, Vice
President, Resource Development and Cuyahoga Community College Foundation.
The evening will include a special performance by legendary entertainer Frankie Avalon. All
proceeds will benefit the Tri-C Foundation, which offers scholarships to Tri-C Students.
"No party would be complete without ice cream, of course," said Roth. "And that's why are
previewing our new, very special line of indulgent ice cream, Pierre's Signature, to delight and
excite our guests and fans."
Offering "the ultimate ice cream experience" Pierre's Signature will feature seven unique and
indulgent flavors: Banana Fudge Chunk, Cherries & Chocolate Chunks, Chocolate Lava Cake,
Coconut Fudge Almond, Exquisite Vanilla, Mocha Mud Pie and Nun Better™ Snickerdoodle.
Pierre's Ice Cream Company is a leader in the production
and distribution of gourmet ice creams, sherbet, frozen yogurt,
sorbet, and frozen novelties. Over 235 products and flavors share
the Pierre's name. The company is privately owned and operated
with its headquarter office and production plant in Cleveland,
Ohio. Pierre's has over 75 years of tradition and commitment
to the highest quality standards, outstanding service and industry
leadership. For more information about Pierre's, visit www.pierres.com.
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