For Immediate Release

Contact: Mala Mason
Phone: 412.225.9568

Press Statement

Leech Tishman & Pittsburgh Technology Council Host Cocktail Reception During 2011 Pennsylvania Society Weekend

PITTSBURGH, PA – On December 9, 2011, Leech Tishman and the Pittsburgh Technology Council hosted a cocktail reception, “Society on the Square,” to kick off the start to the 2011 Pennsylvania Society Annual Dinner weekend in New York City. Attracting over 250 guests from  companies that are based in or interested in doing business in Pennsylvania, the event took place at the NASDAQ MarketSite Complex in Times Square, where guests experienced the closing bell ceremony.

In its second year, Society on the Square was sponsored by five companies including AT&T, dck Worldwide, the Education Management Corporation, EverPower, and Precision Therapeutics.

“We were really pleased to once again have the chance to host this exciting event during the Pennsylvania Society Weekend in New York,” said Pete Fuscaldo, Managing Partner of Leech Tishman. “It proved to be a terrific networking opportunity for our clients, companies doing business in Pennsylvania and government officials who were in town for the Pennsylvania Society events.”

More information about Society on the Square can be accessed at Pictures and video from the event can be viewed here.

About Leech Tishman

Leech Tishman is a firm dedicated to providing full-service commercial legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. We combine a deep understanding of our clients’ and their businesses with skilled legal counsel to find solutions. We offer legal services in alternative dispute resolution, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, construction, corporate, employment, energy, environmental, safety & toxic torts, estates & trusts, government relations, insurance coverage & corporate risk mitigation, litigation, real estate, and taxation. For more information call 412.261.1600 or visit

About the Pittsburgh Technology Council

Since 1983, the Pittsburgh Technology Council has been the principal point of connection for companies from four primary clusters of the technology industry that are represented by a critical mass of businesses in southwestern Pennsylvania including, the Advanced Manufacturing / Materials, Green Technology, Information Technology and Life Sciences sectors. The Pittsburgh Technology Council has helped our region’s technology companies succeed through a proven platform of business development, talent retention, government relations and visibility services. For more information, visit