Before training camp kicks off on August 1, several Tampa Bay Buccaneers representatives will spend the remainder of July talking football during Bay area Chamber of Commerce meetings. Team General Manager Rich McKay, Head Coach Tony Dungy, starting DT Brad Culpepper and 1999 second-round draft pick QB Shaun King will provide Chamber meeting attendees insight into the Buccaneers` upcoming season.
McKay and King will serve as guest speakers during the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce`s breakfast meeting on Wednesday, July 21. The event will take place from 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. at the St. Petersburg Hilton. Tickets are available through Monday, July 19 and cost $15 for Chamber members and $20 for non-members. For information or tickets, call Diane Caton at 727-821-4069.
Following the St. Petersburg Chamber breakfast, McKay and King will also address the Clearwater Chamber on July 21. The meeting will commence at Ruth Eckerd Hall from 11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Tickets to the lunch meeting are available through July 20 by calling Lynn Wargo at 727-461-0011, ext. 224.
Dungy and Culpepper will be the featured guests at the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce's monthly luncheon on Tuesday, July 27. The meeting will take place at the Tampa Hyatt from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 each or $250 for a corporate table, and may be reserved through July 23 by calling Jennifer Fee at 813-276-9492.
Buccaneers merchandise will be used as raffle prizes at each Chamber event.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Jenny Egger Townley Community Relations Media Coordinator Tampa Bay Buccaneers 813-870-2700, ext. 296