Rudy Giuliani To Keynote National Automatic Merchandising Association OneShow

Former New York Mayor Rudolph (Rudy) Giuliani will deliver a keynote address on "Principled Leadership: In the Face of Change and Crisis" on Center Stage at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 28, the second day of the National Automatic Merchandising Association's (NAMA) exciting new OneShowSM. The event for operators, exhibitors and others in the vending, coffee service and foodservice management industry will be held Wednesday through Friday, April 27 to 29, at McCormick Place North in Chicago, Ill.

Mayor Giuliani, a grandson of Italian immigrants, was born in 1944, to a working class family in Brooklyn, N.Y. Because of his exposure to a strong work ethic, he developed a deep respect for America's ideal of equal opportunity. From high school in Brooklyn he graduated from Manhattan College in the Bronx and NYU Law School (magna cum laude) in Manhattan.

Under Rudy Giuliani's leadership, New York City became the best-known example of the resurgence of urban America according to City records. He returned accountability to City government and with innovative strategies for reducing crime, reforming welfare, and encouraging economic growth, he improved the overall quality of life for all New Yorkers.

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