Mayor Guinta's "Sixty Minutes with the Mayor" radio show to be a business roundtable; live at SilverTech

MANCHESTER (March 23, 2009) – Manchester Mayor Frank Guinta’s monthly radio show on WGIR-AM, “Sixty Minutes with the Mayor,” will be a special business roundtable event with six business leaders in the city. The roundtable broadcast, which will be held at the offices of SilverTech in Manchester, will be heard live, starting at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 26, 2009.


“‘Sixty Minutes with the Mayor’ is a great way for me to discuss the various issues that are happening in the city as well as give listeners a chance to meet people who are doing things for the betterment of Manchester,” Mayor Guinta said. “However, with the economy on the minds of people throughout the city and the state, I thought this would be a good way to discuss what Manchester businesses throughout different fields are doing to move forward.”


Along with his co-moderator, WGIR news director Angela Anderson, panelists include:


· Jim Dunphy, President and CEO – Hampshire First Bank

· Alyson Pitman Giles, FACHE, President and CEO – Catholic Medical Center

· Sean Mahoney, President and Publisher – Millyard Communications

· Barbara Potvin, Owner – New England Sampler

· Nick Soggu, President and CEO – SilverTech

· Bob Werner, President and CEO – Werner Automotive Group