Sunday, February 19, 2017

Philip Kapneck

Philip Kapneck is an American public servant and former businessman. In 1970, Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel appointed Kapneck as his Special Advisor on Student Affairs to the Maryland Governor’s Office. Later, Mandel made Kapneck Maryland Trade Ambassador, and he remained in that position for 40 years until he retired.


Philip Kapneck was born in Washington D.C. He graduated from Theodore Roosevelt High School. In his final year, he was elected class Vice President. Philip was one of two children, he has a sister. Next, Kapneck attended George Washington University, studying Business Administration and Political Science.

Philip Kapneck Stories

These stories all relate to Philip Kapneck and the things he achieved, culminating in the story by Sally Gray, about his 40-year career as Maryland's Trade Ambassador. As Trade Ambassador, the Hon. Philip Kapneck was the catalyst for bringing hundreds of thousands of jobs to the USA, mainly, but not exclusively to Maryland.

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