For Immediate Release
September 14, 2016
Event program to feature keynote address by Michael Strahan, "Conversation with Pennsylvania's Governors" segment
HARRISBURG - Credentialed members of the media may now register online to cover the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry’s 32nd Annual Chamber Dinner on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016 at the Hershey Lodge in Hershey, PA. Hall of Fame football player, successful entrepreneur and popular national television broadcaster Michael Strahan will give the evening’s keynote address. The dinner program also will feature a dynamic dialogue with Pennsylvania’s governors – who will discuss their experiences in office and share their unique perspective on events that shaped the Commonwealth during their tenure.
“With 2016 marking our one hundredth anniversary, this year’s dinner will unite business and politics like never before,” said PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr. “We’re excited to welcome sports legend Michael Strahan, who will discuss his successful transition from NFL legend to business mogul, author and broadcaster. On the political front, we’re honored to feature what is sure to be an unforgettable conversation with Pennsylvania’s chief executives.”
Credentialed members of the media who are interested in covering the event must register for PA Chamber media credentials by Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016.
Dennis Owens, news anchor for abc27 news, will emcee the dinner for the ninth consecutive year.
Highmark and United Concordia Dental will serve as the event’s Exclusive Diamond Co-Sponsors. The dinner is also being supported by 10 Gold sponsors; three Keynote sponsors; 36 Silver sponsors and 33 Bronze sponsors, which are listed at www.chamberdinner.com.
Audio, video and traditional “pen and paper” coverage by credentialed media is permitted for the “Conversation with Pennsylvania’s Governors” portion of the program. The following coverage guidelines apply for Strahan’s keynote address:
MEDIA COVERAGE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Any questions on the aforementioned details should be directed to PA Chamber Manager of Communications Tricia Harris at email@example.com or 717 720-5447.
32nd Annual Pennsylvania Chamber Dinner
“A Conversation with Pennsylvania’s Governors” and a
Keynote Address by Michael Strahan
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Sept. 26, 2016
“A Conversation with Pennsylvania’s Governors” begins at 7:45 p.m.
Keynote Address begins at 8:30 p.m.
325 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033
(Full schedule of events available at www.chamberdinner.com)
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