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Back Mnt. Chamber Holds Economic Summit Breakfast

October 10, 2018

Back Mnt. Chamber Holds Economic Summit Breakfast

The Back Mountain Chamber of Commerce held its annual Economic Summit Federal Reserve Breakfast on Friday, Oct. 5, at Penn State Wilkes-Barre’s Hayfield House. Ryotaro Tashiro, from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, gave a presentation on current national and regional economic data. Tashiro is an economic and public research associate in the research department. He is responsible for conducting research on current regional economic issues in the Federal Reserve’s Third District and informing external audiences on national and regional conditions, monetary policy, and a role of the Federal Reserve in the economy. The event provided an opportunity for those present to network and learn of national, state, and regional economic trends. For information on the organization, contact the Back Mountain Chamber at 570-606-7672 or email bmcbussdev@gmail.com. Visit www.backmountainchamber.org for details. From left, are Lynn Banta, BMC Economic Development Council; Dr. Dale Jones, chancellor/CAO Penn State Wilkes-Barre; Ryotaro Tashiro, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia; attorney Tom Mosca, BMC president, and Bill Leandri, BMC executive director.

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