Annual Fall Cocktail Reception Honoring Chelsea Phillips

After a three-year hiatus caused by the pandemic, join fellow Metro NY alumni for its annual Fall Cocktail Reception benefiting the Richard H. Jenrette/NYCC Scholarship Fund. We’ll honor fellow Tar Heel and VP Marketing – Innovation for Anheuser-Busch Chelsea Phillips ’11.

WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 30, 6-8:30 p.m.
WHERE: Sardi’s legendary Broadway Bar and Restaurant, 234 West 44th Street, Fourth Floor Eugenia Room

Ticket prices:
$60 for GAA members
$80 for Non-members
$40 for Young alumni GAA members (Classes of 2012-22)
$60 for Young alumni non-members (Classes of 2012-22

*Admission includes an array of passed hors d’oeuvres.

Purchase your tickets HERE.

Sardi’s has no dress code.

As customary, the purpose of the event is to both honor an outstanding alumnus and raise funds for the Richard H. Jenrette/New York Carolina Club Scholarship Fund. In this regard, we will be auctioning and raffling a dazzling array of items such as tickets to “Saturday Night Live,” and several hit Broadway shows: “Moulin Rouge” and “MJ The Musical.”

Some of the other prizes include two Mack Brown-autographed footballs, two men’s 2022-23 team basketballs, a DVD copy of “McGuire’s Miracle” and more!

Raffle tickets ($5.00 each or 5 for $20.00) are on sale on registration page, and attendance on Nov. 30 is not a prerequisite for win the raffle prizes.

About Chelsea Phillips

Chelsea Phillips joined Anheuser-Busch eleven years ago as a sales trainee after her graduation from Carolina (BSBA degree), and in that time, has touched many parts of the business. She reinvigorated the Value Brands portfolio to be a growth engine for the business led by Busch, catalyzed the creation of A-B’s Beyond Beer Business Unit responsible for capturing beer-adjacent growth, and built the Beyond Beer Launchpad to nurture early-stage brands in a system designed for big, legacy brands.

Chelsea is passionate about developing individuals to shape diverse, high-functioning teams that contribute to A-B’s growth and culture. Now as VP Innovation, Chelsea is leading Anheuser-Busch’s next chapter of innovation leadership with focus on sustainable, profitable growth through a true consumer-first mentality. Her team is responsible for front-end ideation, new-to-world brand creation, in-market incubation, and deployment.

In Chelsea’s free time, you’ll find her attempting a new baking recipe or visiting Lake Norman, NC soaking up sunshine with her family and friends. She resides here in New York City with her cat Bean.


November 30, 2022
6:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Sardi's 234 W 44th St, New York, NY 10036, USA