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United Contractors Annual

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS DINNER & AUCTION Saturday, October 29, 2016 Claremont Hotel and Spa, Berkeley

“In politics, if you don’t have a seat at the table, you’re lunch.” Theme: Old Hollywood Glamour


28th Annual Government Relations Dinner & Auction Thank You for Participating: United Contractors Political Advocacy is your voice at the local, state and federal level! The funds we raise at this Annual Government Relations Dinner & Auction help UCON provide leading advocacy in the following areas: • Protecting the market share for union-contractors in California. • Supporting critical regulatory reform legislation, improving the business environment for industry. • Successfully building and passing infrastructure bond measures at the local and state level, providing billions of dollars to our industry! • Delivering leading advocacy and input in Sacramento and Washington, D.C. on oppressive environmental regulations and their impact on industry. • Educating the public about the impact our industry has on the economy and quality of life. • Sustaining industry’s leading grassroots advocacy efforts and more!

Auction Sub-Committee: Each member of this group volunteers their time to reach out to members, industry affiliates, corporations and more for sponsorships, item donations and event registrations. United Contractors thanks you for all your efforts! Bruce Daseking, McGuire and Hester (Chair) Donna Rehrmann, Stomper Company, Inc. (Co-Chair) Randy Cram, Tri-West Tractor, Inc. Debbie Ferrari, MAG Trucking Bret Lawrence, Woodruff-Sawyer & Co. Roger Mason, Sweeney, Mason, Wilson & Bosomworth

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United Contractors Proudly Presents our 28th Annual

Government Relations Dinner & Auction Saturday, October 29, 2016 Claremont Hotel & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel, Berkeley

Evening’s Agenda 5:00 p.m............................................... Networking, Cocktails and Appetizers, Auction Viewing, Silent Auction Bidding 6:45 p.m................................................... Silent Auction Tables Begin Closing 7:00 p.m.........................................................................Dinner Service Begins 7:30 - 10:00 p.m........................................................... Live Auction Program* 10:00 p.m........................................................................ Dancing, Networking *All bidder accounts must be closed and Auction items collected at the end of the Live Auction. Efforts will be made to assist you in finding short-term storage for items you cannot transport home.

Welcoming Remarks: Mark Breslin, United Contractors CEO 2016 UCON Live Auction gavel opening by Bruce Daseking, McGuire and Hester, Auction Chairman and Past President 2015

Special Thank Yous:

IronPlanet - for donating their services to our event.

AMF Media Group - for their partnership on this event.

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Auction Sponsors Thank you to all of our 2016 Auction Sponsors! This event would not be a success without your support.

Platinum Sponsors

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Gold Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

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Dinner Wine Sponsors

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Bar Sponsors

Friends of UCON Appian Engineering, Inc. Horizon Construction Co. Knife River Construction - Chico Knife River Construction - Stockton O’Grady Paving, Inc. Shaw Pipeline, Inc. Summit Financial Group, LLC

(Sponsors as of publication printing date)

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Corporate Sponsors UCON would like to extend a special Thank You for the generous support of our Corporate Sponsors who are hosting part of our auction event.

Gold

Silver

Bronze

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Rolex

Submariner Watch Giveaway

$25 per ticket $100 for 6 tickets Your contribution supports the Government Advocacy program of United Contractors (plus, you could be wearing a Rolex watch)

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner The archetype of the divers’ watch, the Oyster Perpetual Submariner epitomizes the historic link between Rolex and the underwater world. Created in 1953, the Submariner was the first watch waterproof to a depth of 330 feet (100 meters). Since that time it has expanded its horizons well beyond the element of its birth. At home in the depths of the oceans, it long ago conquered terra firma as a symbol of the watch of action.

CASE: 40 mm – Unidirectional rotatable bezel with Cerachrom insert in ceramic Triplock winding crown with triple waterproofness system. Waterproof to 1,000 feet/300 meters. MOVEMENT: Mechanical, self-winding, instantaneous date with rapid setting, paramagnetic blue parachrom hairpspring. BRACELET: Oyster – Oysterlock safety clasp with Rolex Glide extension system.

ELEVATING THE INDUSTRY Over the past decade United Contractors has grown to be the premiere advocacy organization for union contractors. UCON’s government relations program has helped lead the way to securing more than $20 billion in local infrastructure funding in Northern California. We are championing the industry’s most aggressive legislative packages inside the state capitol; are fighting for statewide passage of a multi-billion dollar transportation infrastructure bill that will provide long-term funding for our road and highway contractors, and much more. This year we are looking to exceed all previous fundraising goals. Will you help us get there? Thank you for your contributions!!!! —Emily Cohen, UCON Director of Government Relations

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Silent Auction LOT 1 50 INCH WESTINGHOUSE HDTV See every last detail with this Westinghouse 1080p LED TV. Backlighting delivers outstanding contrast for darker, richer blacks, and vivid color reproduction, ensuring image accuracy across the screen. An ultra-slim bezel on this Westinghouse 1080p LED TV keeps distractions to a minimum while you enjoy the game or your favorite movie. Special Thanks: Andy Betts, IronPlanet

LOT 2 SAN JOSE SHARKS GIFT BASKET For the ultimate Sharks fan! Includes the Mighty Ducks Movie Trilogy, San Jose Sharks knit beanie, scarf, blanket, pennant, chrome can tumbler, ultimate hand foam finger, Sharks Kooler bag, umbrella and a 12 pack of Coors Light (just because!). Special Thanks: Randy Jenco, Viking Construction Company

LOT 3 STAR WARS “THE FORCE AWAKENS” (BIG) ACTION FIGURE 3-PACK Straight out of Star Wars The Force Awakens, this big action figure 3-pack is perfect for any Star Wars collection. Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the galaxy and only a ragtag group of heroes can stop them along with the help of the Resistance. This 3-pack features Kylo Ren (with lightsaber), Finn (with blaster), and Rey (with lightsaber); all standing at 18” tall. Recreate all of your favorite action from The Force Awakens, with JAKKS BIG FIGS. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

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Silent Auction LOT 4 GO PRO HERO4 SILVER ACTION CAMERA Capture and share your world with the world’s most versatile camera! Capture footage of your adventures in stunning 4K video with the GoPro4. GoPro’s wearable, mountable design with touch screen controls makes it easy to capture the action from your unique first-person perspective. Plus built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth allow you to operate the camera controls and share your videos and still shots. Special Thanks: Bret Lawrence, Woodruff-Sawyer & Co.

LOT 5 NESPRESSO VERTUOLINE BUNDLE There’s coffee, and there’s Nespresso. From the pioneers of single-serve coffee, Nespresso VertuoLine is a new system offering freshly brewed Coffee with crema as well as delicious, authentic Espresso. The machine conveniently makes two cup sizes, 8 oz. Coffee and 1.35 oz. Espressso, at the touch of a button. It uses two different capsule sizes: large capsule for Coffee and a small one for Espresso. VertuoLine coffee makers deliver a perfect cup of coffee time after time, thanks to Centrifusion™, a patented extraction technology developed by Nespresso. The machine delivers the optimal incup results for each blend using capsule-specific brewing with barcode reading. For the truest of coffee lovers. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

Submariner Rolex Watch Giveaway $25 per ticket - $100 for 6 tickets Your contribution supports the Government Advocacy program of United Contractors (plus, you could be wearing a Rolex watch) - See Page 9 for More Details -

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Silent Auction LOT 6 DISNEY FROZEN SNOWFLAKE MANSION DOLLHOUSE Do you want to build a snowman? Our Disney® Frozen Snowflake Mansion is perfect for kid’s who want to “Let it Go,” think “Reindeers are Better Than People” or feel like playing “For the First Time in Forever.” The Disney® Frozen Snowflake Mansion is over four feet across and nearly five feet tall, creating plenty of open space for multiple kids to play at once. • Recommended Age: 3+ Years • Accommodates dolls up to 12” / 30 cm tall (not included) • 20 detailed furniture pieces, including a gorgeous icy throne and Olaf figurine with a plastic molded base • Lamp lights up at the push of a button • Plastic Disney® Frozen sign lights up like a spotlight • Vanity mirror lights up at the push of a button • Molded plastic water/ice fountain • 2 molded plastic staircases that connect the first floor to the second floor • 9 rooms of open space and 2 bonus play areas at the top of the house • Fun Disney® Frozen-themed artwork on every panel and inside every room Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 7 INSTAX MINI 8 INSTANT CAMERA Capture special moments with the Fujifilm Instax mini 8 camera that utilizes film packs to instantly provide you with photos. The brightness dial enables simple customization, and the high-key mode softens your shots for a creative touch. Includes camera case and film. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

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Silent Auction LOT 8 HOME SPA BASKET Enjoy some “me” time with this luxury home spa basket which includes a spa bathrobe, essential oils, candle, 2 wine glasses, and 2 bottles of wine from Napa Valley Trinitas Winery. Babysitter not included. Special Thanks: Gina Blanda, The Meritage Resort & Spa

LOT 9 BARNETT RECRUIT COMPOUND CROSSBOW For the ambitious outdoorsman! Barnett’s Recruit Compound Crossbow boasts 80 ft.-lbs. of kinetic energy – plenty of velocity to take down large game. With an adjustable buttstock, the Recruit Crossbow is ideal for various-sized shooters. A Metal Injection Molded trigger delivers an ultrasmooth trigger pull. Anti-Dry-Fire Trigger System prevents damage to the crossbow. Comfortable, lightweight composite stock with a Picatinny rail allows you to add accessories. AVi anti-vibration foot stirrup. Crosswire® string and cable system for consistent smooth, quiet shots. Arrows not included. Special Thanks: Jennifer Galenti, California Alliance for Jobs

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Silent Auction LOT 10 SNO-STORM VIPER SLED For the young and the young at heart! The Agit Sno-Storm Viper Snow Sled is the perfect mode of transportation for your winter vacation. You can get some serious speed on one of these bad-boys, not to mention the tons of fun your kids will have. This sled can accommodate two people. Create ultimate memories this holiday season with this timeless winter activity. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 11 AMAZON ECHO The smart speaker that can control your whole house! Amazon Echo is a hands-free speaker you control with your voice. Echo connects to the “Alexa” voice service to instantly play music, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and so much more—all you have to do is ask. Use Echo to switch on the lamp before getting out of bed, turn on the fan or space heater while reading in your favorite chair, or dim the lights from the couch to watch a movie—all without lifting a finger. Welcome to the next generation of in-home technology! “Amazon’s voice-activated smart home speaker is undeniably futuristic, but it’s also practical and accessible. With a rapidly growing slate of features and integrations, it’s easy to get excited about the Echo’s potential.” Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 12 TOPCON RL-H4C LASER AND CASE Topcon’s NEW RL-H4C auto-leveling laser combines precision, versatility and value in one job site tough package. Special Thanks: Gary Schick, RDO Integrated Controls

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Silent Auction LOT 13 FIT BIT Let’s Get Physical with the next generation in fitness tracking. Fitbit Charge 2™ is the all-new heart rate and fitness wristband built for 24 hour health tracking, workouts and beyond. PurePulse® continuous heart rate makes it easy to maximize workouts, better track calorie burn, and get a snapshot of your cardio fitness level, while all-day activity and auto sleep tracking lets you see how your whole routine adds up. Record your workouts with multi-sport modes to see realtime workout stats on screen, or rely on SmartTrack™ to automatically record select exercises for you. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 14 DC SUPER HERO GIRLS: WONDER WOMAN AND BATGIRL Unleash your power and explore your inner hero with Wonder Woman and Batgirl. Inspired by the powerful students of DC Super Hero High, these DC Super Hero dolls are ready for powerful fun. These 12” action dolls wear fabulous outfits that blends iconic elements of the original DC Super Hero character with modern trends ready for action. Accessories are equally awesome, showcasing the character’s unique powers. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

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Silent Auction LOT 15 BEATS SOLO 2: BEATS BY DRE Feel a new kind of sound. Engineered for Comfort – Streamlined for Design. 2X winner as “Best of the Year,” the Solo2 has a more dynamic, wider range of sound, with a clarity that will bring you closer to what the artist intended you to hear. Regardless of what kind of music you’re into, you will feel the higher fidelity sound in your Solo2. The Solo2 boasts a streamlined aesthetic with fast flowing curves and no visible screws. Disciplined decisions in engineering and material selection have created a more durable headphone that is equipped for extended use. Easily foldable, this premium headphone is ready for your life on the go. With the color-matched RemoteTalk™ cable, you can change songs, adjust the volume and even take calls, without having to reach for your device. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 16 GREAT AMERICA GIFT BASKET Enjoy a day at Great America with the whole family! Item includes: $220 Visa Gift Card to purchase 4 tickets to Great America, sunscreen, Dramamine, 2 Looney Tunes plush dolls (Tweety Bird and Taz), and a Mn&Sue British style backpack so the kids can enjoy the rides in style! Special Thanks: Clayton Miller, Southern California Contractors Association (SCCA)

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Silent Auction LOT 17 MICHAEL KORS DILLON LEATHER NAVY SATCHEL Bring sophistication and class wherever you go with this gorgeous design from Michael Kors. Beautifully crafted from fine Saffiano leather and finished with signature metallic details, it unzips to reveal a neatly organized interior with center compartment. Saffiano Leather Double handles with 4-1/2” drop; adjustable crossbody strap with 17-1/2” to 19-1/2” drop with magnetic closure. Exterior features gold hardware, signature lettering and logo medallion. Interior features 1 center zip compartment, 1 zip pocket, 2 open pockets and key fob. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 18 CUISINART CLASSIC 6 PIECE KNIFE SET Bon appetite! Cuisinart Classic® Knives are made with a superior German stainless steel blade for precision cutting. The uniquely designed textured handle is ergonomic for a comfortable feel. Each knife comes with a protective sheath for safety and storage. These Cuisinart knives have superior cutting and will fit in the décor of any kitchen as well as meet the needs of any style of cooking. Includes: 8” Chef Knife with Protective Sheath; 8” Slicing Knife with Protective Sheath; 8” Bread Knife with Protective Sheath; 6” Santoku Knife with Protective Sheath; 6” Serrated Utility Knife with Protective Sheath; and 3.5” Paring Knife with Protective Sheath. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

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Silent Auction LOT 19 HIKING GIFT BASKET Head in to the great outdoors like a pro! Item includes High Sierra Summit 45 versatile overnight backpack, two walking sticks, solar phone charger, water bottle, bug spray, paracord, survival kit, waterproof matches, and the movie 127 Hours. Special Thanks: Clayton Miller, Southern California Contractors Association (SCCA)

LOT 20 10 ANSI CLASS 3 SAFETY JACKETS & 2 ANSI CLASS 2 SAFETY VESTS “MEN (AND WOMEN) AT WORK” Safety FIRST! Have your staff in the latest and greatest safety jackets and vests. 10 Ansi class 3 safety bomber jackets with removable hood and waterproof outer layer. 2 Ansi class 2 heavy duty safety vests and 10 Ansi class 2 economical safety vests. Special Thanks: Sareena Grewal, HSG Safety Supplies, Inc.

LOT 21 RAIDER GIFT BASKET: RAIDER NATION For the Ultimate Raider Fan! Item includes Raider Super Bowl Collection movies, rally towel, face paint, fan fist, headband wig, Raider football, pint with bottle opener, folding chair, Raider cooler (holds up to 100 cans!), 18 pack Raider beer, and a BBQ/ Cooler combo. Get the party started! Special Thanks: Sam Frye, Redgwick Construction Company

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Silent Auction LOT 22 LITTLE PEOPLE CITY SKYWAY Fisher-Price Little People City Skyway is 3 feet of towering thrills, chills and spills as Koby and Tessa zip and zoom, around and around, all the way down from the top. Your little speedster will love starting the action at the top, then watching to see which way the car switches throughout the playset. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 23 VIVA SCANDINAVIA DRIP FREE WINE DECANTER Wow your dinner guests with the cutting edge wine decanter from Viva Scandinavia. This Classic Drip Free Wine Decanter’s unique design will compliment any table. The wide base is designed to enhance aeration and allow for the optimal enjoyment of fine wine. The stainless steel stopper helps in preservation. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 24 ION BLOCK ROCKER MAX BLUETOOTH SPEAKER This powerful audio Block Rocker Max Bluetooth Speaker with “Light Show Function” is perfect for parties, cookouts and more! Up to 100 Hour Battery Life, 100 Watt Speaker System, Light Bars Offer a Full Range of Color Options, USB Ports for Charging Devices, AM/FM Radio, Includes Microphone with Cable. Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

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Silent Auction LOT 25 4 UNRESTRICTED DAY SKI PASSES AT SQUAW VALLEY Make the most of your snow day alongside family or friends, with 4 all-day ski passes for Lake Tahoe’s Squaw Valley. Rated amongst the best and most challenging ski courses in the world, and selected for the 1960 Olympic Winter Games, Squaw Valley offers the very best in skiing and snowboarding. Intermediate and beginning skiers will find plenty to enjoy here, too. Special Thanks: Mike Pagano, AVAR Construction, Inc.

LOT 26 SILK’N REVIT DIAMOND MICRODERMABRASION SYSTEM Refresh and rejuvenate your skin! They say beauty is only skin deep. We agree! The Silk’n ReVit is a revolutionary tool that combines gentle microdermabrasion exfoliation with vacuum stimulation to reduce the appearance of age spots, fine lines and acne scars. The ReVit uses gentle tip exfoliation to remove dead skin cells leaving you with improved skin tone, texture and elasticity. You’ll enjoy professional results in the privacy of your own home. • 100% crystal-free microdermabrasion. • Vacuum stimulation removes the old, damaged, and dull topmost layer of the skin. • Visible results in as little as one week! • Comes with three different tips (fine, precision and coarse) to customize treatments. Diamond peel exfoliation is an advanced form of microdermabrasion and is popular in spa’s and aesthetic centers throughout the world. And now you can experience it in the privacy of your own home! Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

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Silent Auction LOT 27 HOME BAR PACKAGE For the ultimate entertainer! Bring the party home with this well-versed bar set. Item includes: Classic in-home Bar Cart, Mixologist World Cocktail Shaker Set, classic Whiskey Stones, Mixology Dice, 7 Piece Whiskey set, Premiere collection liquors including Patron Silver, Crown Royal Reserve, Jagermeister and Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey, and The Hangover Trilogy Movies. Warning: Advil and Gatorade not included! Special Thanks: Friends of UCON

LOT 28 YETI TUNDRA 45 The much talked about YETI Tundra 45 combines versatility with durability. This cooler is infused with that legendary YETI toughness—a durable rotomolded construction and up to three inches of PermaFrost Insulation. It’s UV-resistant and damn-near indestructible. The durable, marine-grade polyester rope handles with textured grips let you easily haul your Tundra 45 to the campsite and out on a quick hunting excursions. It’s also great for a day on the lake, due to its molded-in tie-down slots and non-slip feet. Comes with a dry goods basket. Special Thanks: May German, IronPlanet

LOT 29 1 HOUR FAMILY PORTRAIT SESSION Enjoy a 1 hour family photo session with UCON’s photographer, Cathy Breslow. Cathy offers high-quality photography, specializing in wedding, event, portrait and senior photography in the Greater Bay Area and beyond. Enjoy the gift of photography from one of the very best in the business! Special Thanks: Cathy Breslow, Breslow Imaging

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Silent Auction LOT 30 FISHING BASKET Item includes: Shakespeare salmon fishing pole with box of lures, fishing line, hat, vest (XL), RedHead Finley chest waders (XL), tackle box, net, Bass Pro 2 year gear guard for fishing equipment, a $75 Bass Pro Gift Card and The Old Man & The Sea Movie. Special Thanks: Sarah Sullivan, Moss Adams LLP

LOT 31 KID TRAX CAT BULLDOZER Your child can turn your backyard into one big pretend construction site. This bulldozer has two motors for turn in place steering. They can lift and dump small items in the bucket with the manually operated boom. The electronic construction and diesel sound effects will make your child feel they are right on the job site. Special Thanks: Tom Lum, Peterson Cat

LOT 32 WINE AND CHEESE BASKET Basket includes: A bottle of 2013 Chateau Pelito Clos du Roy Montage St. Emilion, 2014 Joel Got Cabernet Sauvignon, salami, cheese, crackers, olives, elegant cheese board, two wine glasses, napkins and a wine carafe. Special Thanks: Dean Pollack, Burnham Brown

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LIVE Auction LOT 33 CHILLED DOM PERIGNON WITH PRIVATE “VIP” WAITER The infamous UCON “champagne service!” Enjoy three bottles of chilled Dom Perignon at your table on auction night! You will be served by your private “VIP” waiter, UCON’s Mark Breslin, who will be uncorking and serving you in-style, tableside. As is tradition, when the evening is over, UCON will engrave your company name on the champagne bucket, and present it again next year for another lucky bidder. Prior winners include: 2002 R.E. Serrano, Inc.; 2003 Andreini Brothers, Inc.; 2004 & 2005 Amos & Andrews, Inc.; 2006 North Bay Construction, Inc.; 2007 MCK Services, Inc.; 2008 Ray’s Electric; 2009 Alarcon Bohm; 2010 Ghilotti Bros, Inc.; 2011 TBC Safety, 2012 R.E. Serrano, Inc.; 2013 & 2014 Ghilotti Bros., Inc.; 2015 Teichert Inc. Be a part of the history! Special Thanks: Randy Jenco, Viking Construction Company

LOT 34 NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION COMES TO YOUPERSONAL TRAINER WITH DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE Wouldn’t it make it so much easier to meet your fitness goals if you had a trainer that could come to your home or office and help you to design your own custom plan, a plan that works for you, and you can see yourself sticking with? This item will do just that! Our fitness instructor will come to the location of your choice and spend 2 full hours with you while testing different exercises. She is an elite personal trainer and instructor and certified in NASM, NCCPT, ACE, USA Cycling, Triathlon and Pilates. After your session, a custom program will be created for you. Once you are in to your fitness routine, our hand-picked masseuse will keep your muscles from locking up and getting out of whack. This will be a 1.5 hour session and includes great holistic advice. (Located in Danville) Finally, our surprise goody box includes plenty of hand-picked items including: cookbooks, condiments, drinks and a food gift certificate. Special Thanks: Debbie Ferrari, MAG Trucking

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LIVE Auction LOT 35 AN EVENING TO TRULY REMEMBER IN SAN FRANCISCOPREMIERE GIANTS TICKETS TO OPENING DAY WITH DINNER AND HOTEL FOR 4 Enjoy an unforgettable day in the City by the Bay! Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to attend San Francisco Giants Opening Game for season 2017, with 4 premiere seats in section 126, row 8, seats 7-10. After the game enjoy dinner for four at the acclaimed One Market restaurant, and an overnight stay at the Embarcadero’s Hyatt hotel. A most memorable San Francisco experience! Special Thanks: Mike Bauman, Bauman Landscape and Construction, Inc.

LOT 36 MONTEREY GOLFERS PACKAGE FOR 8 AT BAYONET AND BLACK HORSE GOLF CLUB Whether for business, pleasure or both, enjoy a complimentary golf pass for 8 players on Bayonet or Black Horse Golf Course, rated amongst Golf Digest’s “Best New Courses” issue for 2009. Bayonet, with its narrow playing corridors and steep, penal bunkering, has long been considered the most difficult test of golf on the Monterey Peninsula. The par-72, 7,104-yard course has retained its famous bite after the recent renovation by award-winning architect Gene Bates, but playability and strategic options have been greatly improved. Black Horse, a 7,024-yard, par-72 layout, features sweeping vistas of the Pacific and is highlighted by fescue-framed fairways, bunkers with distinctive, serrated edges and slickly-contoured greens. Package also includes: carts, golf bag, polo, golf towel, golf blanket and Cleveland Putter. Special Thanks: Bayonet & Black Horse Golf Club

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LIVE Auction LOT 37 HIGH PERFORMANCE DAY ON THE BAY & ALFRESCO LUNCH FOR 4 Some experiences ARE priceless! Enjoy this experienceto-remember for four (4) on a 1600 Horsepower luxury powerboat on San Francisco Bay, hosted by Mark Hazen. Start from Discovery Bay or pick up service on another bayside dock, enjoy a ride out to the famous Sam’s in Tiburon (at your choice of 50 - 125 mph) where you will dock for an outdoor lunch and drinks (and enjoy all the looks from the many). End with a tour around the bay and San Francisco waterfront. Great for a memorable team building day, or a fun-filled day with family or friends! Special Thanks: Mark Hazen, MCK Services, Inc.

LOT 38 OVERNIGHT STAY AT THE CLAREMONT CLUB & SPA FOR 2 Surprise your special someone with a gift to remember, or spoil yourself with an overnight stay and inclusive experience for two at the Claremont Club & Spa. Package includes a deluxe bayview room with breathtaking views of the San Francisco Bay and includes a $520 gift card that can be used for dining at the acclaimed Meritage Restaurant and their world-famous spa! Revered as one of America’s iconic luxury hotels, the Claremont Club & Spa in Berkeley sets new heights in service, amenities, and accommodations. Enjoy endless activities with state-of-the-art fitness facilities, 22 acres of landscaped gardens and a world-class, rejuvenating spa. The signature hotel restaurant, awarded a Four Diamond rating from AAA, features both local fare and artisanal ingredients sourced from around the U.S. Originally a romantic castle at the start of the Gold Rush and later a grand hotel, this exclusive resort is rich with history and tradition. Special Thanks: Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel

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LIVE Auction LOT 39 THE MAGIC OF CHRISTMASPOLAR EXPRESS TRAIN RIDE FOR 11 & AUTOGRAPHED CHILDRENS BOOK Relive the magical journey of THE POLAR EXPRESS™ on an hourlong train ride to the North Pole with ten (10) of your closest friends and family members. Your departure date of December 18th at 6:30pm is a perfect time to get you in the mood for the holidays. Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies as you ride along with many of the story’s famous characters, including the Train Conductor, the Dancing Waiters, and a ghostly Hobo. Once you reach the North Pole, Santa himself will come on board to give each passenger a silver sleigh bell, the “first gift of Christmas.” Prepare for the Polar Express Train Ride by visiting the Historic SacramentoTrain Museum before your ride. Read all about the extraordinary train donated to the museum by the Woolperts with your very own signed copy of the book “Engine Number Ten” by Rose Ann Woolpert. End this special day with lunch or dinner for 11 at the famous Fat’s City, in old-town Sacramento. A magical Christmas memory made to last a lifetime! Special Thanks: Paul Cianciarulo, Graniterock, Donna Rehrmann, Stomper Company, Inc., and Eddie Bernacchi, Politico Group

LOT 40 WINE TASTING & BUYING LESSON FROM A TREND-SETTING SOMMELIER This is a rare opportunity to witness the wine buying processes through the eyes of an expert. Learn the tricks of the trade from Managing Partner and Wine Buyer Debbie Zachareas at Wine Merchant, located inside the famous Ferry Building in San Francisco. Together you will meet winery representatives, each of whom will present wines for consideration. Learn how Debbie determines which wines will line her shelves and apply those learnings to fill your own cellar. Cheers to this unique opportunity to learn from the best! Special Thanks: Roger Mason, Esq., Sweeney, Mason, Wilson & Bosomworth

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LIVE Auction LOT 41 3 NIGHTS/4 DAYS AT AVILA BEACH Visit beautiful, sunny and secluded Avila beach with your own vacation rental. Enjoy oceanfront restaurants, local wines, hot springs and a resort-style living without the hauteur. (Subject to availability between the months of OctoberFebruary, excluding all holidays.) Special Thanks: Chuck Griswold, McSherry & Hudson

LOT 42 4 SAN JOSE SHARKS CLUB LEVEL TICKETS Enjoy the thrill of the game, the ice, the blades, the score, all from the edge of your seat. You and 3 friends will be privy to Club Level access, free parking and seats so close, you might think you’re IN the game! (Winner will contact the donor to choose the game. These 4 seats are section 114, row 12, parking pass included.) Special Thanks: Matt Tennyson, Tennyson Electric, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 43 JUDITH RIPKA BRACELET AND RING For over 30 years, Judith Ripka has been designing jewelry to be worn with blue jeans ... or black tie! All sterling silver pieces are rhodium plated to ensure that they will never tarnish and remain bright and white. From her Estate collection: Estate link sterling silver bracelet with Green quartz and white sapphires. From her Monaco collection: Small Monaco ring with green quartz center stone with pave white sapphires and 18kt yellow gold accents. Special Thanks: Kimberly Scruggs, Columbia Electric, Inc.

LOT 44 SKI HOUSE IN TAHOE DONNER Spend 3 nights in picturesque Tahoe Donner during the ski season in a private vacation house with 3 bedrooms & 3 baths. Comfortably fits 6-8 people and is 25 minutes from NorthStar, Alpine and Squaw. Fully equipped, cozy and perfect for a family fun trip or couples getaway. (Available January, February, March except holidays. Dates to be arranged with donor.) Special Thanks: Ted DeWilde, Republic Services

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LIVE Auction LOT 45 “I LEFT MY HEART IN SAN FRANCISCO” ONE WEEK STAY IN CLASSIC NOB HILL, AND BEACH BLANKET BABYLON TICKETS FOR 4 WITH DINING! Experience San Francisco like a local. Enjoy a weeklong retreat in a one bedroom suite located in San Francisco’s prestigious Nob Hill neighborhood. Powell Place is a charming four-story Edwardian building near the Union Square district, just off the famous cable car line. Take the trolley to downtown for worldclass shopping and experience the many restaurants and bars in the heart of San Francisco. In the evening, take the cable car line to North Beach and experience some of the best night-life there is to offer. This item includes a $120 gift certificate for premium tickets to Beach Blanket Babylon (for 4), a $150 gift certificate for dinner at the San Francisco restaurant of your choice (Open Table gift certificate), and a hosted cocktail hour for 4 by George Furnanz, CEO of Stacy and Witbeck. (Contact Janet Rogers with Stacy and Witbeck by January 1, 2017 to secure your dates for the condo and cocktail hour.) Special Thanks: George Furnanz, Stacy and Witbeck, Inc.

LOT 46 COURTSIDE WARRIORS TICKETS Hear the dribble, the pulse and heat of the game. With courtside club tickets you’ll feel what it’s like to be a Golden State Warrior. Watch the champs play against the Phoenix Suns on Saturday, December 3, 2016. Seats are section 22, row A4, seats 1 & 2. You won’t even need to leave your seats with the in-seat food and beverage service during the game. Includes access to the Courtside Club Restaurant/Bar (6:00 pm reservation for 2) and valet parking pass. Special Thanks: Lisa de Freitas Sundberg, Platinum Pipeline, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 47 THRILLS IN THE HILLS...2 NIGHT, OFF-ROAD TRIP FOR 4 Enjoy off-roading, fishing, hiking, and clay sports on a private 640 acre ranch in the Livermore Hills. Two nights accommodations for up to 4 guests including ranch-style meals, nightly camp fires, and no wi-fi, TV, or cell phones. Bring your own guns, gear, and OHV’s Special Thanks: George Rehrmann, Stomper Company, Inc.

LOT 48 PICTURESQUE PICNIC FOR 6 AT BARNETT VINEYARDS Enjoy unencumbered views from the peak of Spring Mountain in the Napa Valley at the family-owned Barnett Vineyards. You and 5 (five) guests will be treated to a private tour and tasting of our current releases including our Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. During the picnic lunch enjoy a magnum of our flagship Rattlesnake Hill Cabernet. Each wine produced at Barnett Vineyards is either estate bottled or from a single vineyard in another AVA, personally chosen by the wine maker. The wines are inextricably linked to the vineyards from which they originate. The estate vineyards are located at the top of Spring Mountain and are planted with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc. This will be a picnic to remember! Restrictions: Winning bidder will schedule event with Barnett Vineyards. Special Thanks: Donna Rehrmann, Stomper Company, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 49 NEWPORT BEACH VACATION FOR 6, PLUS DINNER WITH MIKE PRESTON A summer to remember, steps from the beach! All-inclusive care. Don’t miss this opportunity for true fun-in-the-sun luxury vacation for 6! Enjoy this stunning Oceanfront house located in Newport for 3 nights for up to 6 people. The week of Mothers Day 2017, May 11-13, 2017, 8am Check-in, 5pm check-out. You can’t beat staying in the heart of California’s most popular beach communities. Turn-Key Ready! Better yet, you are just STEPS away from all the action and the beautiful sandy beaches of Newport. You won’t want to miss this fabulous location! Includes a Dinner and a Duffy boat tour with “Captain” Mike Preston” of Preston Pipelines, Inc. Cruise the Harbor and explore Newport Beach waterfront estates and Multi-million dollar Yachts. Experience Newport Harbor and the many great places to tie up and dine. Even better, you may bring your own assortment of food and beverages on board. (Airfare not included.) Special Thanks: Mike Preston, Preston Pipelines, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 50 2 COURTSIDE SEATS TO THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS VS. KINGS Calling all Warriors Fans AND Kings Fans! Don’t pass up this opportunity to experience 2 COURTSIDE seats for Warriors vs. Sacramento Kings on Wednesday, February 15th at 7:30pm. Section 24, Row A3, Seats 1 & 2, plus Valet Parking Pass, with VIP entrance into Oracle Arena. Tickets allow access to the Courtside Club which opens for dinner 2 hours before the game starts. For business or pleasure, make it a true VIP experience! Special Thanks: Jerry Condon, Condon-Johnson & Associates, Inc.

LOT 51 “HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH” DISNEYLAND TRIP FOR 4 Enjoy the happiest place on earth! Item includes: 2-day park hopper passes for 4 (2 adults and 2 kids under 10), a $1,500 Disney gift card to cover your cost for a 3-night stay at the Disneyland Hotel, Mickey and Minnie plush toys, Mickey ears, Disney pin trading starter pack, autograph book and pen, Mickey gloves, Disney picture frame, and a Disneyland tips book - all packed in a Disney suitcase. Mickey Mouse Classics included, plus a $300 Visa gift card for extra spending money!! (Airfare not included.) Christmas is just around the corner – make this the ultimate surprise! Special Thanks: Sue Capriola, Silverado Contractors, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 52 CHURCHILL DOWNS 3 NIGHT VIP EXPERIENCE FOR 2 WITH HOTEL AND AIRFARE Imagine being a part of one of the most famous horse race tracks in America! Enjoy the UTLIMATE VIP experience at Churchill Downs during the May-June (excluding Kentucky Derby), or September-November meets. You and your guest will be hosted in the exclusive VIP Private Jockey Club Suite for 2 at Churchill Downs, have a race named in your honor and participate in the trophy presentation. Package includes a 3-night stay at the Hyatt Regency Louisville, Kentucky, and round trip airfare for 2. Known as the home of the Kentucky Derby and the Kentucky Oaks, Churchill Downs Racetrack conducts Thoroughbred horse racing in Louisville, Kentucky. The racetrack occupies 147 acres, featuring a onemile dirt, oval racetrack and a seven furlong turf race course. Thoroughbred racing, the Kentucky Derby, and the Kentucky Oaks have run continuously at Churchill Downs Racetrack since 1875. In addition, Churchill Downs Racetrack has hosted the Breeders’ Cup World Championship eight times. Make this the birthday, anniversary, or celebration gift of a lifetime! Special Thanks: Rob Layne, O.C. Jones & Sons, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 53 BE INSPIRED! ESPY AWARDS FOR 2 IN LOS ANGELES WITH 3 NIGHTS HOTEL STAY AND AIRFARE Rub elbows with the best star athletes at the 2017 ESPY Awards at the Microsoft Theatre in L.A.! The ESPY Awards is an annual awards ceremony to recognize individual and team athletic achievement and other sports-related performance during the calendar year preceding a given annual ceremony. Similarly styled like the Grammy (for music), Emmy (for television), Academy Award (for film), and Tony (for theatre) the ESPYs are hosted by a contemporary celebrity, and the ceremony includes red carpet glamour. But the show’s style is more relaxed, and light with comedic sketches usually included, and celebrity appearances. You will see the best of the best awarded in categories such as Best Comeback Athlete, Best Upset, Best Play, Best Record-breaking Performance, and so much more. Package includes 2 Loge level tickets to the 2017 ESPY Awards, a 3-night stay in a Sheraton, Luxe, Hyatt or comparable hotel, with airfare for 2. (The date of the event is to be announced.) Special Thanks: Mary Hunt, Ranger Pipelines, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 54 WINE AND DINE! DINNER FOR 20 AT MADOROM VINEYARDS & WINERY, SILVERADO TRAIL An extra-ordinary, world-class, wine-tasting and dinner experience for 20 along the Silverado Trail! Enjoy an incredible dinner with 19 of your closest friends at the beautiful celebrated MadoroM Vineyards & Winery in Napa, CA. Located along the Silverado Trail, MadoroM Vineyards & Winery is an award-winning family winery with a renowned reputation for creating superbly hand-crafted Napa Valley wines. MadoroM is a small producer of exquisite Napa Cabernet, Merlot, Proprietary Red Blend, and Sauvignon Blanc. Ultimately the best wine experiences are the people with whom you share it with. Whether it’s a very special occasion, an event, or a spontaneous gathering of good friends, this item will be enjoyed by all and remembered forever! In addition, the winner of this item will also receive a 9L -2012 Camouflage Proprietary Red Blend bottle of wine to enjoy right at your table! Special Thanks: Bob Spinardi and Guy Smith, St. Francis Electric LLC, and Andy Amador, MadoroM Vineyards & Winery

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LIVE Auction LOT 55 THE ULTIMATE “ALOHA” EXPERIENCE: 5 NIGHT MAUI VACATION FOR 2 WITH AIRFARE Escape the confines of the everyday norm and spend a week rejuvenating in breathtaking Maui. Enjoy a 5-night stay in the privacy of your own 2-bed, 2-bath condo on the island of Maui, as well as airfare for two. The condo is located close to great shopping and just across the street from Kama’ole III beach—a beautiful, long, 1.5 mile sandy beach with incredible views of Molokini, Kaho’olawe and Lana’i islands. Kam III has one of the most regular South Maui shorebreaks for boogieboarding. Snorkeling opportunities are plentiful. Full facilities and family friendly. (Travel dates to be arranged with donor and will be based upon availability and valid until September 30, 2017.) Aloha!! Special Thanks:

Brian Gates, Goodfellow Top Grade Construction

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LIVE Auction LOT 56 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS SUITE FOR 12 Entertain like a boss in a premiere San Francisco Giants suite! Whether for business, a birthday, or a special occasion celebration with friends, enjoy a Giants game at AT&T Park in style! You and 11 friends will enjoy Suite #40 on April 26th, 2017: Giants vs. Dodgers! 2 parking passes are included. (Food and alcohol not hosted) Special Thanks: Steve Clark, Granite Construction Company

LOT 57 DIRT BIKING OR 4-WHEELING FOR 4 Enjoy either 2 days and 1 or 2 nights of dirt bike riding or four wheeling with the Bianchini Brothers. (Bring your own dirt bikes or four wheelers). Enjoy the company of Dave, Karen, Ron & Lois Bianchini at “The Drinking Beer” River Front Cabin located South Fork of the Yuba River. The cabin features 2 guest bedrooms with Queen beds and an on-suite bath. Special Thanks: Ron Bianchini, Preston Pipelines, Inc. and Dave Bianchini, McGuire and Hester

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LIVE Auction LOT 58 “THE BIG EASY” NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & CULINARY EXPERIENCE FOR 2 WITH HOTEL, AIRFARE, DINING AND JAZZ Experience New Orleans as it should be! Nicknamed the “Big Easy,” New Orleans is known for its round-the-clock nightlife, vibrant live music scene and spicy, singular cuisine reflecting its history as a melting pot of French, African and American cultures. Enjoy a 3-night stay at the Hyatt French Quarter and airfare for 2. Package includes: • 3-night stay in the famous French Quarter District, in the heart of New Orleans. • Admission for 2 to the famous preservation hall of jazz, the cornerstone of New Orleans music and culture—with “skip the line” status. • 3-course dinner with wine pairing for 2 at the culinary legend, Commander’s Palace Restaurant, a New Orleans landmark since 1893, and winner of 6 James Beard Foundation awards. “To all men whose Desire only is to be rich and to live a short life, but a merry one, I have no hesitation in recommending New Orleans.” – Henry Bradshaw Fearon, Sketches of America, 1919 Special Thanks: Paul Cocotis, Shimmick Construction Company, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 59 QUATTRA VINO NAPA WINE TRAIN TOUR FOR 33, WITH SPECIAL VIP GUEST, WINE TRAIN OWNER ELAINE GOLDIE All-aboard! An experience of a lifetime for you and ALL of your favorite people! Embark on a true wine-country adventure as you and up to 32 of your very lucky guests traverse to four of Napa Valley’s most premiere wineries: Robert Mondavi, Charles Krug, Merryvale and V. Sattui. Indulge in a 4-course tasting of regionally cultivated epicurean delights along the way. Let Quattro Vino whisk you away in taste and style! In addition, you will be accompanied by Quattro Vino owner Elaine Goldie, and UCON president-elect Paul Cianciarulo. This unforgettable 6 hour train ride will be enjoyed by food and wine lovers alike. Make this the ultimate birthday, anniversary, wedding, engagement, holiday, family or work celebration event! Special Thanks: Elaine Goldie and Paul Cianciarulo, Graniterock

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LIVE Auction LOT 60 WATERFRONT SACRAMENTO RIVER HOUSE IN WALNUT GROVE - 1 WEEK VACATION Spend 1 week on the beautiful Sacramento River! Located on the quiet side of the Delta, this 4 bd/3 ba waterfront vacation home is built for enjoyment, relaxation and entertainment. Wake board (boat NOT included), fish off of a private pier for salmon and bass, wine taste in historic delta towns, enjoy the sunset while roasting marshmallows in the on-deck fire pit...endless possibilities. Includes use of pedal boat and sun fish sail boat. (Dates to be arranged with donor. Blackout dates: July 1-5, 2017; September 2-6, 2017.) Special Thanks: Donna Rehrmann, Stomper Company, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 61 SAN JOSE SHARKS PENTHOUSE SUITE FOR 12 Come and check out the 2016 Western Conference Champs! On Sunday, March 12th 2017. You and 11 friends will cheer on the Sharks from a luxury stadium suite as they battle the Dallas Stars! 4 parking passes included. Special Thanks: Brian Bothman, Robert A. Bothman Construction

LOT 62 THE ONE-AND-ONLY LABRADOR RETRIEVER PUPPY A UCON AUCTION FAVORITE! Meet your new best friend, “Marilyn.� This UCON-icon auction darling will melt your heart with love at first lick. Marilyn is sure to bring life, laughter and love into your home and become one of the family. Bred by Micons Labradors known for breeding beautiful, quality, allpurpose Labrador Retrievers with excellent temperaments. All Micons puppies are raised in the house and are socialized with children, cats, dogs and birds. Marilyn has her first shots, is dewormed and is micro-chipped with the Avid Friend Chip. Also included: kennel, food, collar and leash. The puppy is guaranteed to pass hip, elbow and eye clearances by 25 months of age. Special Thanks:

Bruce Daseking, McGuire and Hester

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LIVE Auction LOT 63 UCON PAST PRESIDENTS’ “ULTIMATE ONE AND ONLY” WINE COLLECTION This collection is a must-have for any true wine connoisseur! As with tradition, the UCON Past Presidents have each selected two bottles of their favorite beverage from their personal collections for you to enjoy. This collection includes a variety of exclusive wines and other beverages, each chosen and signed by the donating President in a wood farmhouse barndoor bar. Cheers to the rich history of United Contractors and your newly acquired quality wine and spirit collection! Special Thanks: UCON Past Presidents

LOT 64 SAN JOSE SHARKS PENTHOUSE SUITE FOR 12 Have you ever wondered what it was like to sit in one of the suites at the Sharks game? Impress your friends or business associates with this Penthouse Suite. The Penthouse Suite offers the ideal setting for an exclusive party. Enjoy luxury suite amenities including 2 flat screen HDTVs, refrigerator, icemaker and wetbar. It’s like having the privacy of a suite combined with the excitement of being in the crowd. (Game date to be arranged with donor.) Special Thanks: Kevin Albanese, Joseph J. Albanese, Inc.

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LIVE Auction LOT 65 “ADIOS AMIGOS” CANCUN PARADISE VACATION FOR 2 - ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE, 5-NIGHT STAY AT WESTIN RESORT & SPA Enjoy beautiful Cancun, Mexico: 5-Night Stay in a deluxe ocean view guest room at the Westin Resort & Spa Cancun, daily breakfast for 2, with round trip airfare for 2 from any major metropolitan airport. Find the perfect balance between relaxation and invigorating activity with a stay at The Westin Resort & Spa, Cancun. This tranquil setting at the far end of Cancun’s Hotel Zone is removed from the area’s bustle yet close enough to enjoy it whenever the mood strikes. Lounge at the hotels private Caribbean beaches or one of their four beautiful outdoor pools! And for ultimate relaxation, enjoy a massage at the Heavenly Spa by Westin™ or visit their traditional Mayan Temazcal steam bath. More energetic options on-site include water sports, tennis, and the WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio. Venture beyond the resort for championship golf, ancient Mayan treasures, and unbelievable natural wonders. And of course, Cancun’s worldrenowned dining, shopping, and nightlife are just around the corner. The resort is a water-lover’s playground: discover private white-sand beaches and every water sport under the tropical sun, from parasailing to water-skiing to snorkeling or diving in the stunning Palancar Reef, the second largest in the world. “It was blissful. Best hotel I’ve stayed at in Cancun and I’ve been here 10+ times!” Special Thanks: Dominic Sposeto, Vanguard Construction

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LIVE Auction LOT 66 THE ULTIMATE HOLLYWOOD EXPERIENCE FOR 4 3 unforgettable days in Hollywood. Airfare, 2 hotel rooms for 3 nights in Beverly Hills, “your pick” sports tickets, Universal Studios or Disneyland experience and dinner among the Hollywood stars! This dynamic package caters to the desires of the winning bidder and is perfectly suited for our Red-Carpet event! Impress friends and family with an action-packed 3 days of premiere Los Angeles experiences: Package includes a 3 night stay (2 hotel rooms) at the Beverly Hilton. Tickets to your pick of the 2017-18 LA Rams vs 49ers game in LA, or 2017 LA Dodgers vs. Giants game in LA. 4 tickets to your choice of Universal Studios or Disneyland Dinner at the famous Ivy Restaurant in the heart of Beverly Hills (keep an eye out for Hollywood stars and the lurking paparazzi!) Roundtrip airfare for 4. There isn’t a better way to experience Hollywood! Special Thanks: Robert Chrisp, Chrisp Company, and Michael Ghilotti, Ghilotti Bros., Inc.

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D’Arcy & Harty Construction, Inc. is Proud to be a Silver Sponsor of United Contractors Government Relations Dinner & Auction!! A PROUD UCON MEMBER SINCE 1991


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THANK YOU TO OUR CORPORATE SILVER SPONSORS Those in the know, know Takeuchi

Kawasaki is Proud to be a Silver Corporate Sponsor and Support UCON’s Government Relations Advocacy Efforts

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Rolex

Submariner Watch Giveaway

$25 per ticket $100 for 6 tickets Your contribution supports the Government Advocacy program of United Contractors (plus, you could be wearing a Rolex watch)

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner The archetype of the divers’ watch, the Oyster Perpetual Submariner epitomizes the historic link between Rolex and the underwater world. Created in 1953, the Submariner was the first watch waterproof to a depth of 330 feet (100 meters). Since that time it has expanded its horizons well beyond the element of its birth. At home in the depths of the oceans, it long ago conquered terra firma as a symbol of the watch of action.

CASE: 40 mm – Unidirectional rotatable bezel with Cerachrom insert in ceramic Triplock winding crown with triple waterproofness system. Waterproof to 1,000 feet/300 meters. MOVEMENT: Mechanical, self-winding, instantaneous date with rapid setting, paramagnetic blue parachrom hairpspring. BRACELET: Oyster – Oysterlock safety clasp with Rolex Glide extension system.

ELEVATING THE INDUSTRY Over the past decade United Contractors has grown to be the premiere advocacy organization for union contractors. UCON’s government relations program has helped lead the way to securing more than $20 billion in local infrastructure funding in Northern California. We are championing the industry’s most aggressive legislative packages inside the state capitol; are fighting for statewide passage of a multi-billion dollar transportation infrastructure bill that will provide long-term funding for our road and highway contractors, and much more. This year we are looking to exceed all previous fundraising goals. Will you help us get there? Thank you for your contributions!!!! —Emily Cohen, UCON Director of Government Relations

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Live Auction Rules • TERMS: Settlement in FULL at the close of the Auction, made payable by check to “United Contractors,” or by VISA/MasterCard/American Express/Discover. • Bidders will be identified by number. Bidders are responsible for maintaining the security of their own bidder numbers. • Bidders will be allowed to hold more than one bidder number during the auction. Secondary bidder numbers must be in the name of family members or others whom the bidder is authorized to represent. • All equipment rentals and material purchases will be FOB the donor’s yard, subject to availability, and subject to all standard industry, regulatory, and insurance requirements. No exceptions. • All auction items consisting of products, services, or open-ended fulfillments, must be completed, used, or fulfilled within one year, unless modified at the sole discretion of the donor. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to see that this requirement is completed. • All jewelry is new and is sold “as is.” It is the intention of United Contractors that everyone be pleased with the items purchased. If there are any problems, do not hesitate to contact the United Contractors office. • The auctioneer may refuse to accept any bid which he thinks is a fractional advance over the previous bid. The auctioneer will determine the high bid on all items. At the direction of United Contractors, the auctioneer may reopen bidding on items previously sold in the live auction, as circumstances warrant. • Auction items may be required to reach a sufficient MINIMUM bid to assure United Contractors being compensated a fair market value for those items. • At the conclusion of the Live Auction, all accounts must be closed and items collected. Any item which is left unattended after it is paid for is done so at the sole risk of the purchaser. • IronPlanet is voluntary agent of the United Contractors and receives no benefit or percentage of the proceeds of the auction. • All auction items are purchased “AS IS, WHERE IS” and are neither guaranteed nor warranted by United Contractors, the auctioneers, or their affiliates unless expressly stated to the contrary. Descriptions of items, and items themselves, are subject to change prior to their sale.

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