EADS North America Chairman of the Board and CEO Sean O'Keefe to Keynote NVTC Titans Breakfast on Feb. 5

EADS North America Chairman of the Board and CEO Sean O'Keefe to Keynote NVTC
                          Titans Breakfast on Feb. 5

PR Newswire

HERNDON, Va., Jan. 23, 2013

HERNDON, Va., Jan. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern Virginia
Technology Council (NVTC) today announced that the Honorable Sean O'Keefe,
chairman of the board and CEO of EADS North America, will headline the
organization's Titans breakfast event on Feb. 5, 2013, from 7 – 9:15 a.m. at
The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner in McLean, Va. O'Keefe will share his
perspectives on government contracting, defense and aerospace investments and
how cutting-edge technology supports our nation's armed forces and first
responders.

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In 2011, O'Keefe was appointed as chairman of the National Defense Industrial
Association, America's leading industry association promoting the defense
industry and national security. In this capacity, O'Keefe testified before the
House Armed Services Committee on the impact of sequestration on the U.S.
aerospace and defense industry.

In addition to his private sector career, O'Keefe has served four times as a
presidential appointee. Most recently, he served as the 10th administrator of
NASA from 2001 to 2005. Prior to his appointment as NASA administrator, he
served as deputy assistant to the president and deputy director of the Office
of Management and Budget under President George W. Bush. O'Keefe also served
President George H. W. Bush as the 69th secretary of the Navy in 1992-93 and
previously as comptroller and CFO of the Department of Defense.

DATE:Feb. 5, 2013

TIME:
7 – 8 a.m. Registration and networking
8 – 9:15 a.m. Breakfast and program featuring Sean O'Keefe

LOCATION:
The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner
1700 Tysons Blvd.
McLean, VA
Directions to The Ritz Carlton

REGISTRATION:
To register as a member of the press, please contact Allison Gilmore at
703-904-7878, ext. 287 or email agilmore@nvtc.org.

The event is free for press, but advanced registration is required. Press
credentials are required for entry.

The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade
association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As the largest
technology council in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all
sectors of the technology industry, as well as service providers,
universities, foreign embassies, nonprofit organizations and governmental
agencies. Through its member companies, NVTC represents about 200,000
employees in the region. NVTC is recognized as the nation's leader in
providing its technology community with networking and educational events;
specialized services and benefits; public policy advocacy; branding of its
region as a major global technology center; initiatives in targeted business
sectors and in the international, entrepreneurship, workforce and education
arenas; the Equal Footing Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that
serves local area youth; and The Entrepreneur Center @NVTC, which mentors new
technology entrepreneurs. Visit NVTC at www.nvtc.org.

SOURCE Northern Virginia Technology Council

Website: http://www.nvtc.org
Contact: Allison Gilmore, Northern Virginia Technology Council,
+1-703-904-7878, ext. 287 (o), +1-703-946-0318 (c), agilmore@nvtc.org, or
Molly Doyle, Welz & Weisel Communications, +1-703-877-8113, molly@w2comm.com
 
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