** UPDATE: THIS EVENT WILL BE VIRTUAL-ONLY DUE TO COVID-RELATED PRECAUTIONS. REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED TO ANYONE WHO PAID FOR AN IN-PERSON TICKET**
The Wharton Club of Charlotte invites you to join us for what is sure to be a fun and informative evening. Come and listen to Paul Wylie, Olympic Silver medalist figure skater and current Director of Sports at the Lake Placid Regional Development Authority on how investment by NY State has had a positive impact.
Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Paul Wylie speaks, followed by Q&A
Location: Remote (Zoom)
About Our Speaker:
Paul Wylie is the Director of Sports at the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority, an organization that was was originally created by the New York State legislature (Article 8, Title 28, NYS Public Authorities Law) to manage the facilities used during the 1980 Olympic Winter Games at Lake Placid. State and local governments cooperatively created a long-term solution to protect the public’s investment in the Lake Placid Olympic facilities through the establishment of ORDA.
Mr. Wylie is an American figure skater and the 1992 Olympic silver medalist in men's singles skating. He graduated from Harvard with a degree in government and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School. He then worked for two years in marketing with The Walt Disney Company.