Despite what appears to have been an egregious first-name typo in the background (pictured), songwriter and long-time Ronni Chasen client Diane Warren paid tribute on Saturday night to the slain publicist at the Palm Springs International Film Festival while accepting the Frederick Lowe Music Award.

The following day, in the pages of the The Desert Sun, event chair Harold Matzner went into detail about how crucial Chasen had been in helping him build back up a festival that was near bankruptcy in 1999. The trick, he says, was convincing Hollywood celebrities and LA entertainment media to attend.

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