SOURCE: Greater Baltimore Committee

April 10, 2007 10:53 ET

Baltimore Business Leaders Welcome the 2007 Baseball Season at Greater Baltimore Committee's 'Lunch With the Orioles' on April 11

BALTIMORE, MD -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 10, 2007 --

WHO:
-- Entire Orioles team
-- 450 business executives and baseball fans
-- Sam Perlozzo, Orioles manager
-- Roy Firestone, guest speaker, acclaimed ESPN commentator and sports
   entertainer
-- Joe Angel, Orioles play-by-announcer
-- Jim Hunter and Fred Manfra, Orioles broadcasters
-- Donald C. Fry, president and CEO, Greater Baltimore Committee

WHAT:
Greater Baltimore Committee's 28th annual "Lunch with the Orioles"

WHEN:
Wednesday, April 11, 2007
11:30 a.m. fan reception
12:15 p.m. lunch program

WHERE:
Sheraton Baltimore City Center Hotel
101 West Fayette Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
(410) 752-1100
DETAILS:

Approximately 450 business leaders and baseball fans from the Baltimore region will meet the 2007 Baltimore Orioles and hear from Emmy-winning sports commentator Roy Firestone to celebrate the beginning of the baseball season at the Greater Baltimore Committee's 28th annual rite of spring -- "Lunch With the Orioles."

Among the GBC's most popular events, "Lunch with the Orioles" features a pre-event reception that will include an autograph session, the Dixie Devils band, and an Orioles Hall of Fame display from the Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards.

At lunch, a player, coach, or other member of the Orioles organization will be seated at each table. The lunch program, emceed by Orioles broadcasters, will include remarks by Firestone, comments by Perlozzo, and player interviews.

Members of the media are cordially invited to attend. Call Gene Bracken, GBC communications director, at 410-727-2820, ext. 33.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Gene Bracken
    410-727-2820, ext. 33
    Cell: 410-274-0287
    Email: Email Contact