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14th Annual Ante4Autism Adds to Growing Sponsor List

Furniture World News Desk on 6/6/2022

Ante4Autism, the annual charity poker tournament held just before Summer Las Vegas Market, announces that Carpenter has joined the growing list of corporate sponsors for the 14th Annual event as a $5,000 Platinum Sponsor. Founder Doug Krinsky said, “We welcome Carpenter to our great family of sponsors this year.” 


In addition, Pete & Jenny Primeau have signed on as $2,500 Gold level sponsors. Coconis Furniture & Mattress 1st, Bear’s Furniture & Mattress, Joesph Rosenberg and Roger Magowitz have all committed to the $1,000 Silver Sponsor level.  Customatic Technologies has signed up as a $500 Bronze sponsor again in 2022.   


Co-Host Mike McQuiston speaking for all Co-Hosts commented, “We would like to thank all 7 sponsors for helping raise $$ and awareness of the Autism cause.” (Pictured above from past events - upper left to lower right:  John Merwin (Brooklyn Bedding) accepts sponsor plaque from Co-Host Mike (Carpenter) and Jackson McQuiston, Kevyn Major Howard, Jose Canseco, Frank Kassela)


Ante4autism sponsors include:  

  • $25,000 Presenting Sponsor: Leggett & Platt Inc.
  • $10,000 Double Platinum Sponsors:  Bedding Industries of America, Brooklyn Bedding, Furniture 1st
  • $5,000 Platinum Sponsor:  CarpenterPlanned Furniture Promotions, Inc.
  • $2,500 Gold Sponsors:  Pete & Jenny Primeau, Big Sandy Superstore, Tietex
  • $1,000 Silver Sponsors:  Joseph Rosenberg, Bear’s Furniture & Mattress, Coconis Furniture & Mattress 1st, Roger MagowitzCrane’s Mattress, Joystice of the Peace
  • $500 Bronze Sponsors:  Customatic Technologies, Gary T. Fazio, Colonial, LLC

Sponsorships are still available at all levels except Presenting Sponsor, please contact Doug Krinsky, 614-554-0802, Ante4autism@aol.com or visit the web site at Ante4autism.com.  The cut off for sponsorships on the table felts and banners at the event is July1st!


“The 14th Annual Ante4autism should be as exciting as ever!!” Co-Hosts stated.  “No Mask mandate, Saturday night in Las Vegas, celebrities, professional poker players, great cause, what more could you ask for?”, stated Founder Krinsky.  The event 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.  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.


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 - Carpenter, Anthony Mehran – Huffman Koos Furniture, Phil Miner, Allen Parvizian – APJL Consulting, Myra Stone – Independent Representative, David Wachendorfer – Intellibed, Jerry Williams – Retail Service Systems Inc. 



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.