Dave Blessing and Latif Romney Join the Revolution
Every third weekend in May, the Blessing of the Bikes draws thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts to Baldwin for this iconic event that was started 50 years ago by Rev. Fr. Dave Hawley – a community-minded priest from St. Ann Catholic Church.
On Wednesday, the New England Revolution officially welcomed Latif Blessing and Dave Romney to their team’s future by signing them to two-year contracts through 2024 Major League Soccer season with an option for an additional year using Targeted Allocation Money in 2025.
Dave Blessing has an impressive professional history, spanning over three decades in restaurants, boutique inns and hotels. He’s collaborated with some of America’s top chefs as well as internationally, honing his craft. A true food enthusiast, Dave’s cooking philosophy stems from a desire to craft delectable dishes using only fresh ingredients from New England – using his culinary talents to showcase these seasonal treasures.
Dave blessing has also worked as a television producer, creating the most successful syndicated talk show in history and spearheading other hits like Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! With extensive expertise in video production, along with proficiency with programs like Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects, his resume speaks for itself.
Achievement and Honors
Blessing is one of Ghana’s premier gospel singers, boasting 24 awards to her name. Additionally, she advocates for those less fortunate within Ghanaian society through her charitable foundation which donates to deaf, blind and accident victims.
She is a graduate of the University of Ghana, holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Administration from University College London, and earned her Doctorate in Philosophy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Currently she serves as lecturer in the Department of Philosophy at Xavier University.
Dave has worked tirelessly for 10 years to transform Lake Conestee Nature Preserve in Greenville, SC from an industrial waste pond into a National Priorities List-worthy nature preserve. Through his visionary leadership as Executive Director of the foundation, Lake Conestee Nature Preserve has become an essential community asset for both Greenville and its surrounding communities, drawing more than 100,000 visitors each year.
Dave Blessing is an accomplished professional gambler and golfer with a stellar resume that includes stints as player, coach, and general manager for major sports teams. Additionally, he holds an advanced law degree with experience in insurance defense litigation. Most recently he has been recruited to help lead the New England Revolution towards MLS glory.
He enjoys reading and spending time with family and friends, especially his wife Ann whom he’s been married to for over 30 years. Ann is an adoring, supportive and nurturing woman who loves baking delicious treats. As a proponent of healthy living she actively participates in her local community as a certified fitness trainer who runs classes when not working. In her free moments she attends church regularly and maintains an active social life; plus she travels frequently – visiting multiple cities each year!
Dave Blessing is an American businessman, entrepreneur and on-air personality whose work has had a lasting effect on thousands of lives. He’s the author of several books and hosts a popular radio show that helps people escape debt.
He boasts a net worth of at least US$1 million and owns several properties in the United States, such as his hilltop mansion in San Francisco and house in Marin County.
He is renowned for his passion for religion, upliftment of the poor and promotion of education. Additionally, he owns a Christian TV network.