Philip Kapneck lived in Washington D.C. and graduated from Theodore Roosevelt High School. He attended George Washington University, was elected to the Maryland State Convention, and was appointed special advisor on Higher Education to the Governor’s office.
- Man of the Year 1970-71
- Humanitarian of the Year 1972-73
- Man of the Year 1973-74
He was appointed by Governor Marvin Mandel to open Maryland’s first overseas office in Brussels, Belgium as the State’s Trade Ambassador. He assisted the Federal Government in "Invest in the USA".
He was appointed by Secretary of Business and Economic Development to represent the State of Maryland with international companies in Asia and the South Pacific.
He was appointed by former New Zealand Prime Minister Rowlings as Special Advisor/Maryland Trade Ambassador to assist companies in New Zealand and Australia doing business in the USA.
He received Governor’s Citations for his service to the State from two Governors and chaired fund raising events for the American Diabetes Association and Children’s Hospital.
Reference On Maryland State Website
"Philip Kapneck was appointed by Governor Marvin Mandel to open Maryland’s first overseas office in Brussels, Belgium as the State’s Trade Ambassador. He assisted the Federal Government in "Invest in the USA." Today, he holds the title of Maryland Trade Ambassador.
Testimonials for Trade Ambassador Kapneck
"His word is his bond"
- Mr. Grant Ellwood, Performance Apparel Group
"Ambassador Kapneck, for the past thirty years, has brought a multitude of jobs into Maryland and USA and when he is not overseas he works without remuneration to help the citizens of Maryland find jobs with companies he brings into the State."
- Maryland State officials
"Maryland Trade Ambassador Phil Kapneck is not only the Maryland Industrial Ambassador, but also our State’s Good Will Ambassador."
- Bill McCaffrey, Elected to Maryland House of Delegates for 16 years Director of MARC and Maryland's Finest Sports Talker
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Selected Articles that Refer to Philip Kapneck
Note: This is the official website for Maryland Trade Ambassador Philip Kapneck, presented by the State of Maryland, created to assist him in promoting business in the State of Maryland, to help businesses get started and to increase employment in the State. The State of Maryland has compiled and used news articles from the internet and business news.