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Paul Dore (right) and Scott Brittingham (left)

Paul Wellman

Paul Dore (right) and Scott Brittingham (left)


American Classics

What Made the Santa Barbara Bowl of Today Possible?


What made the Santa Barbara Bowl of today possible? The short answer is the American Classic Capital Campaign, a fund initiated by Bowl Board President Paul Dore and led by Scott Brittingham. Dore recalls the approach, which took place during a concert. “I spotted Scott — I think he had a beer in each hand — and I asked him, ‘Hey, will you chair the Capital Campaign for us?’ He was a bit startled at first, but he warmed to the idea, and ever since, he has become indispensable to a very successful operation.

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