The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

July 16, 2013

Ex-ambassador to deliver keynote at W.Va. chamber's business summit

For The Register-Herald

— Jon Huntsman Jr., a former U.S. ambassador and Utah governor, has been named the keynote speaker for next month’s business summit at The Greenbrier by the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce.

Joining him at the podium at the Aug. 28-30 event will be Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., Reps. Shelley Moore Capito and David McKinley, both R-W.Va., Chris Stirewalt, Fox News digital politics editor, and William Winkenwerder Jr., chief executive officer of Highmark Inc.

Nearly 450 have registered for the 77th annual summit, and up to 600 will have done so within the next two weeks, Chamber President Steve Roberts said Monday.

Chamber members may register at, or by calling 304-342-1115.