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Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst Appoints G. Brint Ryan to the Select Committee on Economic Development

Press Release Feb 28, 2012

Dallas, Texas – Ryan, a leading global tax services firm with the largest indirect tax practice in North America, today announced that Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst appointed Ryan CEO and Managing Principal G. Brint Ryan to the Select Committee on Economic Development (“Committee”).

The purpose of the Committee is to recommend a state economic development policy to the Texas Legislature. The mission is to conduct a study to make recommendations regarding state and local economic development incentives, develop criteria for evaluating the effectiveness of existing policies and incentives, evaluate existing incentives, and then make recommendations regarding their continuation, elimination, or modification. The Committee is required to submit a report not later than January 1, 2013 for consideration by the 83rd Legislature.

“The State of Texas leads the nation in economic development and job creation,” said G. Brint Ryan, CEO and Managing Principal of Ryan. “I am proud to support efforts that will continue to expand and improve business opportunities throughout our state.”

About Ryan

Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With global headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Ryan is an 11-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,800 professionals and associates serves over 30,000 clients in more than 80 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at


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