WHO: Comptroller Peter Franchot
WHAT: Comptroller Peter Franchot will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Tech Council of Maryland Leadership Dinner. Comptroller Franchot has been an outspoken and aggressive support of the technology sectors. He has visited technology companies across the state, convened the state’s first Life Sciences Summit in December of 2007 and issued the first economic impact study that outlined how important the life sciences are to the State’s economic success. He has also begun planning the implementation of his program to use $1 billion from the State Pension System to inject capital and direct investment into the Maryland technology sector.
WHEN: Wednesday, February 2, 2011
WHERE: Loews Annapolis Hotel
126 West Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
CONTACT: Joe Shapiro, 410-260-7305, office; 443-871-2244, cell