John Hofmeister, Former President of Shell Oil Company to Participate in Council on Competitiveness Media Roundtable

Jun 02, 2010, 11:05 ET from Council on Competitiveness

The Future of American Energy Development After the Deep Water Horizon Incident

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council on Competitiveness will host a media roundtable on Friday, June 4, titled "The Future of American Energy After the Deep Water Horizon Incident."

Mr. John Hofmeister, former President of Shell Oil and the author of the newly released book "Why We Hate The Oil Companies: Straight Talk From An Energy Insider" will be joined by Mr. Andrew Karsner, former Assistant Secretary of Energy for Efficiency and Renewable Energy, and a Distinguished Fellow at the Council on Competitiveness.

Council on Competitiveness

1500 K Street, NW, Suite 850

Washington, D.C. 20005

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

To register, please contact:

Jennifer Schell at 202-969-3405 or or

Matt Crow at 202-969-3387 or

The Council on Competitiveness is a leadership organization comprised of CEOs, university presidents and labor leaders committed to ensuring that the United States remains the world leader. The Council has one goal: to strengthen America's competitive advantage by acting as a catalyst for innovative public policy solutions that address America's major competitive challenges and capitalize on its unique strengths.

SOURCE Council on Competitiveness