Media Advisories

Dec. 15, 2008

President Lacker to speak to the South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Commitee on January 13

Columbia, S.C.

Jeffrey M. Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will address the  BIPEC at their annual meeting.  The meeting assembles South Carolina's business, industry, legislative and executive branch leaders.

Event Details

Topic: Financial Conditions and the Economic Outlook
When: Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Time: President Lacker is expected to begin speaking at 5:00 p.m.
WhereColumbia Marriott
Columbia, S.C. (Directions) 
Hotel ContactTom Bertelsen (803) 744-6946 

Media Opportunities

Q&A Session: A separate Q&A with President Lacker follows his speech.

Note: No live broadcast and/or audio feeds are permitted during the separate media Q&A. Please register with the Hotel at least 48 hours before the speech. Equipment needs to be set-up by 3:00 p.m.

Speech Text

FRB-Richmond Media Relations will be on site to facilitate with the media. Embargoed speech text will be available at least 30 minutes in advance.

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)

Tom DeLoach
South Carolina BIPEC
(803) 254-0476

Contact Us


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

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