ITT breakfast roundtable to discuss engineering careers for women


    Seneca Falls, N.Y., Sept. 26, 2011 – As part of the National Women’s Hall of Fame Induction Weekend, ITT Corp. is sponsoring a roundtable discussion on engineering careers for women Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at ITT Goulds Pumps. ITT CEO-Elect Denise Ramos will participate, along with 2011 National Women’s Hall of Fame inductee Lilly Ledbetter, consulting engineer Jill Tietjen and Dr. Judith L. Pipher, astrophysicist.
    The roundtable will focus on increasing the number of women entering engineering careers. ITT Corp. is founding sponsor of the National Women’s Hall of Fame Weekend. Below are details for news media wishing to cover the roundtable discussion; Denise Ramos will be available for interviews following the program.
    ITT Breakfast Event to Celebrate Inclusion and Diversity – Panel discussion
    Theme: Women in Engineering
    Date and Time:  Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
    Venue: ITT Goulds Pumps, Growth & Innovation Conference Room, Main office building, 240 Fall Street, Seneca Falls, NY 13148
    On-site Contact: Margaret Gan, cell phone: 315-209-7505
    About ITT Corporation
    ITT Corporation is a high-technology engineering and manufacturing company operating on all seven continents in three vital markets: water and fluids management, global defense and security, and motion and flow control. With a heritage of innovation, ITT partners with its customers to deliver extraordinary solutions that create more livable environments, provide protection and safety and connect our world. Headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., the company generated 2010 revenue of $11 billion.