SOURCE: Council on Competitiveness

November 11, 2008 09:30 ET

Council on Competitiveness to Call for Bold Action at Major National Press Club Event Tomorrow

Business, Labor, Academia Leaders Will Outline Four Specific Actions for America's New Leaders to Recapture U.S. Competitiveness

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - November 11, 2008) -


Who: Chad Holliday, Chairman of the Council on Competitiveness and Chairman and CEO of DuPont; Susan Hockfield, President of Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Edward J. McElroy, President Emeritus of American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO; Shirley Ann Jackson, President of Rensselear Polytechnic Institute, and Deborah L. Wince-Smith, President of the Council on Competitiveness.

What: Press conference calling for America's new leaders to recapture U.S. competitiveness with bold action.

Where: The National Press Club
       Zenger Room
       529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
       Washington, DC 20045

When: Tomorrow, November 12, at 1:00 p.m. EST

The Council on Competitiveness is the only group of corporate CEOs, university presidents and labor leaders committed to the future prosperity of all Americans and enhanced U.S. competitiveness in the global economy through the creation of high-value economic activity in the United States.

Contact Information

  • Matthew Faraci
    Council on Competitiveness
    202-969-3387
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    Jennifer Carr
    Council on Competitiveness
    202-969-3405
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    1500 K Street
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    Washington, DC 20005
    T: 202-682-4292
    F: 202-682-5150
    www.compete.org