Hon. Philip Kapneck Attends Embassy Night at the Ronald Reagan Building

On September 20, 2011, The World Trade Center Institute, the State of Maryland and Legg Mason, hosted Embassy Night at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC.

The night was showcasing global markets and business successes. There were 300 VIP attendees representing 30 nations. Over 30 countries were being honored as well as many global business platinum and premiere representatives that attended.

Among some of the VIP`s attending and discussing the evening events were Maryland`s Robert L. Walker, Secretary for Business and Enterprise Development, Maryland Trade Ambassador Philip Kapneck, and Ms. Signe Pringle, Program Director for the Office of International Investments and Trade for DBED.

VIPs from Florida and other east coast states attended, as well as international guests. Most have known the Honorable Philip Kapneck for many years, since he was first appointed Maryland’s Trade Ambassador, and headed-up a Maryland office in Brussels, Belgium.

“[Philip Kapneck] blazed new trails and set the groundwork for Maryland’s presence in the overseas business community.” –  Gail Ewing, Gazette.net