Comptroller Franchot to Keynote New Directions Breakfast; Issue Proclamations to Local Businesses
-Franchot to Discuss Financial Literacy and Commitment to Workforce Development-
WHO: Comptroller Peter Franchot
State and Local Officials
WHAT: Comptroller Franchot will deliver the keynote address Friday at the Maryland New Directions Appreciation Breakfast in Baltimore. New Directions, founded in 1973, is a grassroots organization that provides career counseling, employment assistance and post-employment support to residents who are in life and career transition. The Comptroller will talk about the need for greater emphasis on financial literacy programs, a strong commitment to improving workforce development, and continued support for community organizations.
The Comptroller will then visit two businesses in Owings Mills. At Advanced Video Systems, a multimedia services company that was founded in 1983, the Comptroller will meet with the business owners and present them with a proclamation. He will then visit Douron Inc., a commercial furniture dealer that has been in business for more than 45 years. He will meet with company leaders and present them with a proclamation.
WHEN: TODAY, February 20, 2015
WHERE: 8:30 a.m. 10 a.m.
New Directions Advanced Video Systems
2700 N. Charles Street 11447 Cronhill Drive
Suite 200 Suite G
Baltimore, MD 21218 Owings Mills, MD 21117
10 Painters Mill Rd.
Owings Mills, MD 21117