24th Annual Educational Taste of Excellence Art encounter CEO Rod Maly auctioneered for the 24th Annual Cultural Diversity Foundation’s Educational Taste of Excellent Event, held in Las Vegas, March 9th. (Pictured with Rod at the event is his wife Kristine). Proceeds from the event go to fund scholarships for Clark County NV High School seniors to attend the college of their choice. ‘Empowering our Community through Education’ is the motto of the Cultural Diversity Foundation. Art encounter has continued to support this worthy event for many years.