Sherri Skeeters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 22, 2017

Economist to speak at upcoming luncheon

ATHENS, TX: Dr. Ray Perryman, President and CEO of the Perryman Group, will be the guest speaker at the Athens Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon in December, sponsored by Athens Economic Development Corporation.

Dr. Perryman has been called a “genius” by The Wall Street Journal, a “world class scholar” by Business Week and “the most quoted man in Texas” by Texas Monthly. Perryman writes a weekly syndicated newspaper column, hosts a daily radio commentary, and appears regularly on National Public Radio.

His firm has served the needs of more than 2,000 clients ranging from major corporations to small startups and from local communities to the federal government.

Dr. Perryman will present the area’s economic outlook, part of The Perryman Group’s 34th annual Economic Outlook conference series, at 11:30 a.m. on December 13 at the Athens Country Club.

Tickets are $15 per person and are available at the Athens Chamber of Commerce, located at 201 W. Corsicana Street, Suite 1.

For more information, contact the Athens Chamber of Commerce at 903-675-5181.