For Immediate Release
8 August 2012

Melissa Lamar, Marketing & Public Relations Office
860.255.3777 (office)
email: MLamar@txcc.commnet.edu


Fox Business Anchor is Keynote for Tunxis Economic Conference

 

Liz Claman, courtesy of Fox Business Network.

Tunxis Community College Foundation invites the public to “How the Smart Money Succeeds,” with Liz Claman, Fox Business Network anchor, on October 1, from 7:30-9:15 a.m. at Farmington Gardens in Farmington.

Proceeds from the fundraising breakfast will support student scholarships and special projects at Tunxis Community College.

Liz Claman will share insights she has gained from interviewing business world superstars. Claman, who joined Fox Business Network (FBN) in 2007, anchors “Countdown to the Closing Bell” and co-anchors “After the Bell.” Throughout her tenure at FBN, Claman has conducted exclusive interviews with Berkshire Hathaway CEO and legendary investor Warren Buffett, Intel CEO Paul Otellini, Ford CEO Alan Mulally, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, and U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner. Prior to joining FBN, Claman interviewed major financial newsmakers as an anchor at CNBC, most recently anchoring “Morning Call” and “Cover to Cover.” She also anchored “Wake Up Call,” “Market Watch,” and “Today’s Business.”

Companies and community members are encouraged to become event sponsors. Individual admission is $75 and includes a hot breakfast. Tickets must be purchased by Sept. 21. Reservations can be made online at http://tunxiseconconference2012.eventbrite.com. For more information, please call 860.255.3604; or email tx-foundation@tunxis.edu.  

Located in Farmington, Tunxis Community College Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supporting the students, programs and projects of Tunxis for over 40 years. It is managed by a board of directors composed of business and community leaders. Visit Tunxis on the Internet at www.tunxisfoundation.org and www.tunxis.edu.