Jon Huntsman Jr., former ambassador to China and governor of Utah and a recent presidential candidate, will be the featured speaker during the annual Industry Breakfast at the 2012 International Home + Housewares Show. The breakfast begins at 7:15 AM on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, in the McCormick Place South Building.
The Housewares Show runs March 10-13, 2012, at Chicago's McCormick Place exhibition venue.
Huntsman served as U.S. ambassador to China from 2009 thru April 2011, when he stepped down to run for the 2012 Republican nomination for president. Prior to serving as ambassador to China, Huntsman was twice elected as governor of Utah.
In addition to Huntsman, the breakfast will include presentations by International Housewares Association Chairman Richard Boynton, president/CEO of Jura Capresso, who will outline the associationís accomplishments in the past year and its future objectives.
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