The City of Miami Beach Hall of Fame was created to recognize remarkable individuals that have made a lasting and significant impact on Miami Beach. In the summer of 2020, the City announced an open application process seeking nominations for the 2020 Hall of Fame. In response, seventeen applications were received. The group of nominees come from all walks of life and each has made distinguished contributions to our City across a variety of fields, including arts, athletics, business, family legacy and community leadership.
It is with great honor and pleasure that we congratulate the 2020 City of Miami Beach Hall of Fame nominees. Please find the list of nominees as follows:
|1. Muhammad Ali||Raquel Pacheco and Alex Daoud|
|2. Michael Aller (2018, 2020)||Miami Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber|
|3. Russell Galbut (2018, 2020)||Pamela D. Brumer|
|4. Dr. Ari J. Ciment||Sharon Budwick|
|5. Tony Goldman||Office of the Mayor|
|6. Jorge M. Gonzalez (2018, 2020)||Alex J. Fernandez|
|7. Bob Goodman||Collins Park Neighborhood Association|
|8. Leonard Horowitz||Miami Design Preservation League|
|9. Dr. Solomon S. Lichter||Beverly Heller|
|10. Norman Litz||Ronni Litz Merkin|
|11. Liliam Lopez (2018, 2020)||Elsa M. Urquiza|
|12. George Neary||Linda Borst Kolko and MBVCA|
|13. Abe Resnick and Family||Hispanic Affairs Committee|
|14. David Wallack||Gregory Branch|
|15. Commissioner Elayne Weisburd||John Elizabeth Aleman|
|16. Micky Wolfson||Beth Dunlop|
|17. Marjorie York||Catalyst Miami / Gretchen Beesing|
The Hall of Fame Selection Committee will meet on Monday, April 26, 2021 to make their recommendations. The recommendations of the Hall of Fame Selection Committee will be presented for consideration to the Mayor and Commissioners at the May 19, 2021 City of Miami Beach Commission meeting. A celebration will be held later in 2021 to acknowledge the inductees.
If you have any questions regarding this process please contact the Tourism and Culture Department at 305.673.7577 or send an email to Brandi Reddick at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019 Miami Beach Hall of Fame Inductees
Galardonados con el Premio del Salón de la Fama de Miami Beach del 2019