LAS VEGAS, July 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Economic Club of Las Vegas (ECLV) announced that the Hon. Donald Rumsfeld, the 13th and 21st Secretary of Defense, will speak to the group on Friday, July 17 at Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is being sponsored by The CENTECH Group, Inc. of Falls Church, Virginia.
"The Club is pleased to provide a neutral forum where Secretary Rumsfeld can offer his global perspective on national and global policy matters," said Dr. Stephen Miller, Chairman of the ECLV Board of Directors.
A signed copy of Rumsfeld's Rules will be provided to all attendees. Tickets to attend to the event are $100 and purchase can be made online at http://econclublv.org/events and seating is limited.
Rumsfeld published his number one New York Times bestselling memoir, Known and Unknown, in 2011. The book spans his career and is complemented by extensive primary source documentation on his supporting website (www.rumsfeld.com). His second book, Rumsfeld's Rules, was published in May, 2013, and was also featured on the New York Times Best Seller list.
"Donald Rumsfeld's speech to the ECLV demonstrates the Club's ability to draw substantive national economic and global political discussion to our metropolitan area," said Jonathan Galaviz President of the ECLV.
About The Economic Club of Las Vegas
The Economic Club of Las Vegas is a non-profit, non-partisan organization designed to provide an independent forum for national economic discussion and global policy debate. The Club features a prominent Board of Directors consisting of regional and national business leaders. More information about the Club can be found at: www.econclublv.org
Future Speaking Event dates and topics in 2015 include:
August 5, 2015: Dinner and Discussion on Monetary Policy with William Strauss, Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
Sept. 15, 2015: Dinner and Discussion on Leadership and Public Policy with General Wesley Clark, former Democratic Candidate for President.
SOURCE The Economic Club of Las Vegas (ECLV)