Griffin, Coleman, Greenspan raise money for mentoring


The hedge fund industry came out in force to benefit New York City non-profit iMentor.


iMentor CEO Mike O'Brien addresses the hedge fund heavy crowd

Hedge fund managers helped raise $1.7 million on Wednesday night to benefit iMentor, the New York City based mentoring nonprofit founded in 1999 by John Griffin of Blue Ridge Capital.

Supporters of the event from the hedge fund world included Chase Coleman of Tiger Global Management, Rick Gerson of Falcon Edge Capital, David Greenspan of Slate Path Capital, Roberto Mignone of Bridger Management and Richard Bello, Peter Daneker and Steven Marks of Blue Ridge.

Other supporters of the 300 person benefit dinner