join us for our 24th annual gala ON OCTOBER 5, 2018
HONORING DR. WOLFGANG PORSCHE
THE EVOLUTION OF AN ICON
Celebrating the phenomenal success of the Petersen’s Exhibition “The Porsche Effect” and the 70th anniversary of the Porsche marque, the museum in partnership with Porsche is hosting its 24th annual Gala on Friday, October 5, 2018. The evening will honor Dr. Wolfgang Porsche and feature Jay Leno as host for the evening, food by the Drago brothers, and a chance to win once-in-a-lifetime experiences during the live auction
Featuring our Guest of Honor and 2018 Icon Award recipient
DR. WOLFGANG PORSCHE
This year’s guest of honor will be Dr. Wolfgang Porsche. Dr. Porsche is a true innovator and serves as Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Porsche Automobil Holding SE. Dr. Porsche has been the Chair of the Supervisory Board at Porsche Automobil Holding SE since November 2007. Dr. Porsche has been a member of the Supervisory Board at Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft since April 24, 2008 and Audi AG since May 10, 2012.
Evening Hosted by
Legendary host of NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Jay Leno is world-renowned comedian and celebrated car collector. In 2006, he started Jay Leno's Garage, the Emmy-winning series where Leno shares his passion and expertise on cars and motorcycles, and gives viewers a chance to explore his own expansive collection.