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Foundations of Economic Growth Forum
October 18, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
919 East Main Street, Richmond
Local and national leaders will discuss the economic benefits of immigration at the Foundations of Economic Growth Forum next week. A recent report from the New American Economy (NAE) estimates that immigrants in Virginia paid $9.5 billion in taxes in 2014 and contributed $27.1 billion in spending power to the economy. Virginia is also home to over 66,000 immigrant entrepreneurs and a total of over 1 million immigrant residents.
Join this lively conversation by requesting your tickets below.
- Presented by: Rebecca Gwilt, DemBizRVA, Founder & Executive Director
- Special Guest & Panelist: Dan Wallace, New American Economy, Director of Special Projects
- Forum Panelists: Neil Amin, CEO of Shamin Hotels; Pavan Ravulaparthy, Inventor and U.S. patent holder; Gary LeClair, co-founder and former Chairman and CEO of LeClairRyan
- Moderator: Lakshmi Challa, Challa Law Group, Founder & Managing Attorney; LeClairRyan, Senior Counsel
Request tickets: http://bit.ly/EcoGrowthForum