Northern Virginia Technology Council and CTA Announce “Masters of Leadership” Event Series

Inaugural guest speakers include Senator Mitt Romney, Secretary Eugene Scalia  

HERNDON, Va. (April 30, 2020) — The Northern Virginia Technology Council and the Consumer Technology Association CTA® will host a new leadership event series, Masters of Leadership, showcasing innovative management strategies and bold leadership principles from some of the nation’s most prominent public figures and business leaders. 
Guest speakers will share key principles that guide their leadership style along with insights on what it will take to restart the country’s economy following the COVID-19 pandemic. Additionally, the series will offer both short- and long-term goals and strategies for safely establishing a new normalcy in an effort to position the country for forward progress.

“Businesses must adapt to change to survive – and thrive – during these uncertain times. This is an opportunity for businesses and organizations to gain insights on progressing forward from industry leaders,” said Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, CTA, and NVTC board member. 
The first two confirmed guest leaders are U.S. Senator Mitt Romney (R-Utah) on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 followed by Eugene Scalia, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor, on Monday, May 11, 2020. Gary Shapiro will moderate the discussions.
“We’re thrilled to announce this new leadership series in which both industry and national leaders will have a platform to share their vast experience and insights as to how to effectively lead during these important times,” said Bobbie Kilberg, NVTC President and CEO. “We’re also grateful to have both Senator Romney and Secretary Scalia offer their guidance on how individuals and businesses can begin forging a path forward.”
Both members and non-members are invited to attend this virtual event series. More details and registration information can be found at here


Kara Mauceri
Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC)
(301) 775-3322

Lexie Janney
Merritt Group
(703) 390-1531

About the Northern Virginia Technology Council
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As one of the largest technology councils 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 350,000 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; and the NVTC Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that supports the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative and other priorities within Virginia's technology community. Visit NVTC at Follow us @NoVaTechCouncil.

About Consumer Technology Association
As North America’s largest technology trade association, CTA® is the tech sector. Our members are the world’s leading innovators – from startups to global brands – helping support more than 18 million American jobs. CTA owns and produces CES® – the largest, most influential tech event in the world. Find us at Follow us @CTAtech.