Media Advisories

June 1, 2008

President Lacker to speak to Spartanburg Business Executives and Community Leaders on June 16

Spartanburg, S.C.

Jeffrey M. Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will speak to the business executives and community leaders of Spartanburg, S.C.

Event Details

Topic: The Economic Outlook
When: Monday, June 16, 2008
Time: President Lacker is scheduled to speak at 1:00 p.m.
WhereSpartanburg Marriott at Renaissance Park
Spartanburg, S.C. (Directions

Media Opportunities

Q&A Session: There will be no media Q&A sessions during the event.

Notes: Broadcast and audio feeds are permitted during the speech, but not during the media Q&A. Please contact Laura Fortunato regarding your planned attendance. Also, contact the hotel events manager at least 48 hours in advance of the event regarding broadcast, audio and/or equipment needs, and arrange for payment of fees if warranted.

Speech Text

FRB-Richmond Media Relations will be on site to facilitate with the media.

The speech text can be found on the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond's Web site.

Media Contacts

Laura Fortunato
Media Relations
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)

Carol Howard
Event Manager
Spartanburg Marriott at Renaissance Park
(864) 591-3249


Contact Us


Jim Strader
(804) 697-8956
(804) 332-0207 (mobile)

Laura Fortunato
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)