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BIA and Brooklyn Bedding Commit to $10,000 Diamond Sponsorships for Ante4autism Event

Furniture World News Desk on 4/15/2022

Ante4Autism, the annual charity poker tournament that coincides with Las Vegas Market, recently announced that Bedding Industries of America and Brooklyn Bedding have committed once again to sponsor the Ante4autism event this Summer.  Both sponsorships are $10,000 Diamond level sponsorships this year. Stu Carlitz, CEO of Bedding Industries of America, has been instrumental in driving the event to the success it has achieved over the years. Ante4autism Founder Doug Krinsky made special mention, “We thank both Stu and John Merwin, CEO of Brooklyn Bedding, for their support of the kids, adults and families impacted by Autism!!  (Pictured above top L to R – Randy Coconis, Doug Krinsky, Stu Carlitz, pictured below L to R - John Merwin, Michael McQuiston, Jackson McQuiston)


Ante4autism has also received sponsorship commitments from Tietex at the $2,500 Gold level and Joystice of the Peace for a $1,000 Silver level.  They join our $25,000 Presenting Sponsor – Leggett & Platt Inc., Furniture First at the $10,000 Platinum level, Planned Furniture Promotions, Inc. at the $5,000 Platinum level and Colonial, LLC at the $500 Bronze level.  


The 14th Annual Ante4autism will be held at the South Point Hotel and Casino again this year. The date for the event is Saturday, 7/23 at 6:30 PM.  Registration is now open online at Ante4autism.com and will open at 5:30 PM that day.  Sponsorships are available online at Ante4autism.com as well.  Co-Hosts stated, “There will be plenty of celebrities, professional poker players as well as local players this year.  The South Point Hotel and Casino has given us a special rate for the weekend of the event:  ANTE422 is the code. $109 plus tax and a $14 resort fee per day. Click here to book a room.




About Ante4Autism

Autism spectrum disorders are diagnosed in 1 in 45 children in the United States according to the CDC!!  The Co-Hosts are committed to helping the families and individuals impacted by Autism in any way they can.  


The 5 Autism charities to receive proceeds from the 2022 event will be:  Touro Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities at Touro University Nevada, Learning 4 Life Farm, Stockhands Horses for Healing,National Autism Association of Southeast Ohio and Autism Speaks.  Founder Krinsky would also like to thank all the Co-Hosts, as they volunteer their time. Co-Hosts include:  Joey Amato – Rock N Roll City Mattress, Stuart Carlitz – Bedding Industries of America, Randy Coconis – Coconis Furniture, Nick Hrkman, Karina Jett– KW Jett Real Estate Team, Doug Krinsky – Brooklyn Bedding, Mike McQuiston, Anthony Mehran – Huffman Koos Furniture, Phil Miner, Allen Parvizian – APJL Consulting, Myra Stone – Independent Representative, David Wachendorfer – Intellibed, Jerry Williams – Retail Service Systems Inc.