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Karl and Cathi Glassman become Platinum Sponsors!

This press release was provided by Ante4Autism.

Karl and Cathi Glassman become Platinum $5,000 Sponsor!

Customatic Technologies sign on as $1,000 Silver Sponsors!

Las Vegas, May 12, 2023:  Karl and Cathi Glassman have become $5,000 Platinum sponsors again for the 15th Annual Ante4autism event.  Karl and Cathi have been long time supporters of the cause and event!  Ante4autism Founder Doug Krinsky expressed his gratitude for their support:  “Karl and Cathi are tremendous cheerleaders of our cause.”  “Karl has also been a leader at Leggett & Platt in support of Ante4autism, Karl led Leggett & Platt to be the Presenting Sponsor of the event several years ago and we are very thankful for that leadership,” Krinsky stated.  “We want to thank Mitch Dolloff, President and CEO of Leggett & Platt, as well as Karl, for all their long standing belief in what we are doing,” Krinsky explained. 

          Co-Hosts also thank Customatic Technologies for their Silver Sponsorship of the 15th Annual event.  We encourage all companies and players to sign up now to sponsor and/or sign up to play!  The deadline for sponsors to be on the day of event table felts and banners is 6/15/23!!  Players can register now at and sponsors can sign up online as well, or contact Founder Doug Krinsky at  Sponsorship Guidelines are available online at 

          The Texas Hold’em style poker event will take place Saturday, July 29th at 6:30 PM at the South Point Hotel & Casino.  South Point has offered a special room rate for the event:  $59 – Midweek, $109 – Friday, 7/28 & Saturday, 7/29 + $18 resort fee per night.  Room rate discount code: “ANT0728”- call South Point 702.797.8901 or book online:  Flyer about the event! 


          The 5 Autism charities to receive proceeds from the 15th Annual Ante4autism event are:  Project FOCUS at the Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders at UNLV, The Hope Fund – a division of International Hyperbarics Association (IHA),The Rich Center for Autism at Youngstown State University, National Autism Association of Southeast Ohio, and Autism Speaks.

Current 2023 Sponsors: 

$25,000 Presenting Sponsor: Leggett & Platt Inc.

$15,000 Final Table Sponsor:  Bedding Industries of America

$10,000 Diamond Sponsors: Furniture First National Buying Group, 3Z Brands, no limit to the # of sponsors

$5,000 Platinum Sponsors:  Karl and Cathi GlassmanPlanned Furniture Promotions (PFP), no limit to the # of sponsors

$2,500 Gold Sponsors:  Big Sandy Superstore, no limit to the # of sponsors

$1,000 Silver Sponsors:  Customatic TechnologiesAP AuctionsNo limit to the # of sponsors

$500 Bronze Sponsors:  Englander, Colonial, David Deyeno limit to the # of sponsors 

         There will be a silent auction at the event again this year.  Extravagant trips, sports memorabilia and many other items will be for sale.  There will also be plenty of celebrities playing at the South Point event.  “Karina Jett, one of our Co-Hosts, does a great job of arranging celebrities to play each year and we look forward to our celebrity friends joining us,” Krinsky stated. 

                     The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently released the latest incidence #’s and now the rate is 1 in 36 kids are on the Autism spectrum.  Now is the time to help support these families, kids and adults on the Autism spectrum. 

          Founder Krinsky would 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 – Southerland Sleep, Karina Jett – Coldwell Banker Premier Realty, Doug Krinsky – 3Z Brands, Mike McQuiston – Carpenter, Anthony Mehran – Huffman Koos Furniture, Allen Parvizian – AP Auctions, Myra Stone – Independent Representative, David Wachendorfer –Moto Sleep/Moto Motion, Jerry Williams – Retail Service Systems Inc.  

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