NVTC Annual Banquet Postponed Until Nov. 12, 2012 Due to Hurricane Sandy

Oct 31, 2012, 10:17 ET from Northern Virginia Technology Council

TechCelebration to Feature POLITICO Editor-in-Chief John Harris and NVTC/Washington Technology Government Contractor CTO Innovator Awards

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation, postponed its 2012 TechCelebration Banquet until Monday, Nov. 12. Hurricane Sandy was a dangerous and unprecedented storm, that brought high winds, heavy rain, flooding and widespread power outages to our region on the previously scheduled Oct. 29 date.

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At the event, POLITICO Editor-in-Chief John Harris will recap the elections and provide insights on what the results will mean for technology businesses in our region.

NVTC will also honor the finalists and announce the winners of the 2012 NVTC/Washington Technology Government Contractor CTO Innovator Awards, recognizing chief technology officers within the region's government contracting community for their critical contributions to achieving results for their customers and their leadership within their own companies.

DATE:  Nov. 12, 2012

TIME:  5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Registration
           6:30 – 9:15 p.m. Dinner, awards ceremony and keynote remarks

LOCATION:   The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner
                    1700 Tysons Blvd, McLean, VA
                     Directions to The Ritz-Carlton

REGISTRATION:  To register as a member of the press, please contact Jenna Brown at 703-904-7878 ext. 207 or email jbrown@nvtc.org.

The event is free for press but advanced registration is required. Press credentials are required for entry.

The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As the largest technology council in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all sectors of the technology industry, as well as service providers, universities, foreign embassies, nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies. Through its member companies, NVTC represents about 200,000 employees in the region. NVTC is recognized as the nation's leader in providing its technology community with networking and educational events; specialized services and benefits; public policy advocacy; branding of its region as a major global technology center; initiatives in targeted business sectors and in the international, entrepreneurship, workforce and education arenas; the Equal Footing Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that serves local area youth; and The Entrepreneur Center @NVTC, which mentors new technology entrepreneurs. Visit NVTC at www.nvtc.org.

SOURCE Northern Virginia Technology Council