Technology expert Patrick Gawrysiak is an advisor for a number of online endeavors and the CEO of VRG Systems Group. In addition to using his expertise to develop up-and-coming companies, Patrick Gawrysiak is a supporter of a number of charities, including MusiCares.
A philanthropic group that provides assistance for musicians in need, MusiCares focuses on humanitarian services and the music community. In recent MusiCares news, artists have been added to the Carole King Tribute scheduled for late January 2014, including Alicia Keys, Amy Grant, Jakob Dylan, Pink, Jennifer Nettles, and many more.
MusiCares named Carole King as Person of the Year in recognition of her artistic accomplishments and charity work. Her philanthropic endeavors include supporting environmental organizations as well as a number of political causes. The tribute will feature a cocktail reception and an auction involving celebrity memorabilia. Television personality Jimmy Kimmel will host the event, which will also feature a performance by King herself.