PRESS RELEASE
Ramani for Assembly
CONTACT: John S. Thomas
Tel: (818) 396-6578
Email: [email protected]
http://www.ramaniforass embly.com

FORMER GOVERNOR GEORGE DEUKMEJIAN SUPPORTS RAMANI FOR ASSEMBLY


Glendale, May 20-Today the 35th Governor of California, George
Deukmejian, endorsed Sunder Ramani's candidacy to become the next
Assemblymember in the 43rd District. Deukmejian served as the first
Armenian American Governor and understands that Sunder Ramani would
best represent and work with the constituents of this district.

`Sunder Ramani is an American success story. He is a job creator and
problem solver. Sunder's business experience and his common sense
approach will help fix the mess in Sacramento. He is simply the best
candidate to represent this district. We need more citizens like
Sunder in public office today,' declared Governor Deukmejian.

In accepting the Governor's support, Sunder Ramani said, `To have the
support and endorsement of former Governor George Deukmejian means a
tremendous amount to me and my campaign to become the next
Assemblymember of the 43rd District. Deukmejian's leadership and
dedication to California is admirable. I am honored to have earned his
support.'

Ramani's endorsement list of other prominent Armenian American leaders
includes: Glendale Mayor Ara Najarian, former Glendale Mayor Rafi
Manoukian, former Glendale Mayor Bob Yousefian, Presidential advisor
Ken Khachigian, Glendale School Board President Greg Krikorian, former
LA County DA Robert Philibosian, Assistant U.S. Attorney Craig
Missakian.

Sunder Ramani is a small business owner and former chairman of the
Burbank Chamber of Commerce. He is a longtime community leader in
Burbank and Glendale and currently serves on the boards of the
Glendale Educational Foundation Advisory, Burbank Chamber of Commerce
Executive Board, Burbank Community Foundation, Burbank Healthcare
Foundation and Burbank Rotary. Sunder serves on the board of the
National Federation of Independent Business both in Washington
D.C. and Sacramento. He founded a consulting firm that focuses on
business development for small business enterprises.