ATHENS, GA--(Marketwired - May 2, 2013) - Ed Cox, Chairman of the New York Republican State Committee will be featured as the Guest Luncheon Speaker at the upcoming National Investment Banking Association conference, The 126th NIBA Sponsored Event, in New York, NY on June 18, 2013.
Ed Cox is a lawyer with a distinguished record of service to his Party and in the domestic and international policy arenas. He has served three U.S. Presidents, four Governors and the Republican Party at the state and national levels. He was sworn in as Chairman of the Republican Party of New York State on September 29, 2009.
For more than 40 years, he has supported and campaigned for candidates across the country beginning in 1968 as a part of the Nixon presidential campaign. In 1972, he travelled extensively as a family surrogate for President Nixon and in 1980 was active in the Reagan campaign. In 1984, he conceived and organized the statewide volunteer effort which helped carry New York State for the Reagan-Bush team. In 1988 and 1992, Cox organized the New York speakers' bureau for George H.W. Bush's presidential campaigns.
Cox has assisted candidates at all levels throughout New York in numerous election cycles. And in the critical election of 1994, Cox played a key role in helping to elect George Pataki Governor. He also participated in the Republican National Conventions and presidential campaigns of 1996, 2000, 2004. During the 2008 Presidential election, he served as State Chairman of John McCain's campaign.
Under President Reagan, Cox served as General Counsel to the government corporation which financed major synthetic fuels projects. As a Trustee of the State University of New York (SUNY), he has developed cutting-edge policies and programs for community colleges, charter schools, teacher training, facilities construction and finance and administration. Cox has played a key role under four Governors in the selection of judges for New York's highest court. In volunteer positions both in and out of government, he has been a leader on energy and environmental policies.
His writings on public policy have appeared in The New Republic magazine, the Antitrust Law Journal and the New York Post, and he is co-author of a book on the Federal Trade Commission.
About National Investment Banking Association (NIBA)
The National Investment Banking Association (NIBA) is pleased to host its 126th Conference in New York, NY. NIBA was established as a national not-for-profit trade association of regional and independent broker dealers, investment banking firms, hedge funds, institutional investors and related capital market service providers. Since its inception, NIBA member firms have successfully completed over 1,000 equity offerings totaling over $10 billion in new capital for emerging growth companies both domestically and internationally and have been responsible for 90% of all Initial Public Offerings under $20 million.
FINRA Members, investment professionals and those who have a qualified interest as an ancillary service provider, are invited to attend, but must pre-register by completing the registration form found at www.nibanet.org. For further information, please contact, Emily Foshee by email at Emily@nibanet.org, or by phone at706-208-9620.
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