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National Press Club Small Business Roundtable 28 Jan 2003

Phoenix Center Roundtable:
The Impact of Telecoms competition on U.S. Small Businesses And Entrepreneurs
28 January 2003 • National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

On January 28, 2003, the Phoenix Center gathered leading experts and stakeholders to participate in a roundtable to discuss the impact on telecommunications competition on U.S. small businesses and entrepreneurs.

A full transcript of the roundtable proceedings may be downloaded free here. (pdf)

These experts and stakeholders included:

Lawrence J. Spiwak (Host) President, Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studies
Sue Ashdown Executive Director, American ISP Association
Lara Chamberlain Policy Analyst, National Federation of Independent Business
Carol Fleming Williams Director, FCC Office of Communications Business Opportunities (OCBO)
Erin Fuller Executive Director, National Association of Women Business Owners
Joseph A. Gregori CEO, InfoHighway Communications
Jack Goldberg Vodaventures
Kevin Hassett, PhD Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
Karen Kerrigan Chairman, Small Business Survival Committee
John Mayo, PhD Dean, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University
Daniel Phythyon Senior Vice President of Law and Policy, United States Telephone Association
Barry Pineles Majority Counsel, House Small Business Committee
James Bradford Ramsay General Counsel, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners