Media Advisories

President Jeff Lacker

Nov. 20, 2009

Richmond Fed President to speak to Charlotte Chamber of Commerce on December 2

Charlotte, N.C.

Jeffrey M. Lacker, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will be featured speaker for the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce's Annual Economic Outlook Conference.

Panel also includes: Kenneth Lewis, CEO and President, Bank of America; John Stumpf, CEO, Wells Fargo; and Jim Rogers, CEO, Duke Energy.

Event Details

Topic: The Economic Outlook, December 2009

When: Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Time: The event begins at 12:30 p.m.
President Lacker's speech is expected to start at 1:15 p.m.
Audience Q&A.

WhereCharlotte Convention Center
501 S. College St.
Charlotte, N.C. 28202

Media Opportunities

Q&A session: A separate media Q&A with President Lacker follows.
Note: No live broadcast and/or audio feeds permitted during the separate media Q&A.

Speech Text

Laura Fortunato, Richmond Fed Media Relations, will be on-site to facilitate with the media and provide embargoed speech text at least 30 minutes in advance.

The speech text will be posted on the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond's Web site at the start of the speech.

Media Contacts

Please let us know 48 hours in advance if you plan to cover the event.

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

Erica Johnson
Vice President of Public Relations
Charlotte Chamber of Commerce
(704) 378-1354 (desk)
(704) 804-9653 (mobile)
Note: Also the contact for media equipment needs.

Contact Us


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

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