Appointment of Two Members of the International Private Enterprise Task Force

February 14, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the International Private Enterprise Task Force:

Milton Fredman will succeed Nicolas M. Salgo. Mr. Fredman is president of Fredman, Silverberg & Lewis, Inc., in San Diego, CA. He also serves as president of San Pasqual Vineyards in San Diego County. He was Deputy Commissioner General of the United States at the World's Fair in Montreal, Canada, in 1966 - 1967. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin (A.B.). He is married, has two children, and resides in Del Mar, CA. He was born July 20, 1920, in Minneapolis, MN.

Myer Rashish will succeed Henry T. Wilfong, Jr. Mr. Rashish is consulting economist and president of Rashish Associates, Inc., in Washington, DC. He served at the White House as assistant for international trade policy in 1961 - 1963; as Special Assistant to the Under Secretary of State for Economic Affairs in 1961; and as chief economist and staff director, Subcommittee on Foreign Trade Policy, Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, in 1956 - 1960. He graduated from Harvard University (A.B., 1944; A.M., 1947). He is married, has three children, and resides in Washington, DC. He was born November 10, 1924, in Cambridge, MA.