LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Economic Club of Las Vegas (ECLV) announced that Thomas Lake, enterprise writer for CNN Politics focusing on the 2016 presidential election, will speak to the group on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino, Conga A. Lake will discuss his new book Unprecedented: The Election That Changed Everything, his time covering the 2016 election, and the media.
"The 2016 U.S. presidential election season was dynamic in both the Republican and Democratic parties. The Economic Club of Las Vegas welcomes CNN author Thomas Lake to share his perspectives from his newly launched book," said Kristin McMillan, ECLV Board Member and CEO of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce.
Media is invited to join attendees and ask questions during the event with Thomas Lake. Tickets are $65.00 per person (includes book RRP $40). Cocktails and light hors d'oeuvres will be served. Ticket purchases can be made online at www.econclublv.org/events for the public. Press is invited for FREE and encouraged to RSVP for planning purposes.
Lake previously wrote about bourbon thieves, B.B. King's funeral, and a buzzer-beating shot in a college basketball game that actually saved people from a tornado. His story "The Boy They Couldn't Kill" was named one of the 60 best features in the history of Sports Illustrated. His work has been anthologized in Next Wave: America's New Generation of Literary Journalists, and in four editions of the Best American Sports Writing.
About The Economic Club of Las Vegas
The Economic Club of Las Vegas is a non-profit 501 (c) (6), non-partisan organization designed to provide an independent forum for intellectual economic discussion and debate. The Club brings together distinguished leaders of our community to serve on its Board for the purpose of identifying issues, generating ideas, and liaising with nationally (and globally) renowned speakers who may be invited to speak to Club. The Club's strategic goal is to achieve national recognition, bringing nationally recognized speakers to Las Vegas to share their views, perspectives, and ideas for the future of economic and/or political conditions in the United States.
For information about the Club, corporate sponsorship opportunities, and events, visit www.econclublv.org or call 702-558-9202.
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