Meg Whitman, Former CEO and President of eBay, to Keynote NVTC's TechCelebration Annual Banquet

NVTC to Honor Congressman Tom Davis of Virginia's 11th District at October 27th Event

HERNDON, VA, October 7, 2008 - The Northern Virginia Technology Council, the largest technology council in the nation, announced today it will host the TechCelebration annual banquet on October 27th starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Ritz Carlton in McLean, Virginia. Meg Whitman, former CEO and President of eBay, will provide the keynote address. Whitman helped build eBay into the world's premier online auction site. This is a rare appearance by Ms. Whitman in the NVTC region and will provide attendees with the opportunity to hear from one of the nation's most successful technology entrepreneurs.

NVTC will also honor Congressman Tom Davis of Virginia's 11th District with its Chairman's Award. Representative Davis will be retiring at the end of this session of Congress.

Additional information can be found at: http://www.nvtc.org/events/

DATE: Monday, October 27, 2008

TIME: 5:30-6:30 pm Registration & Networking
6:30-9:15 pm Dinner & Program

LOCATION: The Ritz-Carlton
1700 Tysons Boulevard, McLean, VA

REGISTRATION: To register as a member of the press please contact Evan Weisel at
703 218 3555 or send an e-mail to evan@w2comm.com.
Press credentials will be required for entry
For special equipment requests, contact Art Swift at
703 904 7878, ext. 287, or aswift@nvtc.org