December 09 2016 0Comment

Sierra Nevada Announces $1.5 Million Pledge for Black Sky Space Gallery

December 9, 2016: Wingspan Honorary Co-Chairs Governor John Hickenlooper and actor/pilot Harrison Ford participated in a surprise announcement before hundreds of Sierra Nevada employees at their downtown Denver holiday gathering.  Governor Hickenlooper introduced a video from Harrison Ford which announced a $1.5 million pledge to the Wingspan Campaign!  The generous pledge will be recognized in naming opportunity for the Black Sky Space Gallery.  The commitment was in honor of SNC founder Fatih Ozmen whose leadership, along with wife Eren, created one of America’s foremost aerospace companies.  The Ozmen Black Sky Space Gallery, as illustrated in the accompanying rendering will complement the Boeing Blue Sky Aviation Gallery when fundraising is complete.  The Ozmen investment also takes the Wingspan Campaign to the halfway point of its $25 million goal!