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Bettina Whyte, Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal to Speak at KC’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring: 2014 & Beyond Live Webcast

New York, NY, March 23, 2014 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Bettina Whyte, Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Bankruptcy and Restructuring: 2014 & Beyond Live Webcast” This event is scheduled for April 16, 2014 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)

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About Bettina Whyte
Bettina M. Whyte is a Managing Director and Senior Adviser with Alvarez & Marsal and is a nationally recognized leader in the financial and operational restructuring industry.

Ms. Whyte has served as an interim CEO, COO and Chief Restructuring Officer of numerous large and mid-sized public and private corporations. She has also been appointed by the bankruptcy courts as a Chapter 11 and a Chapter 7 Trustee, and as an Examiner, and by state and federal courts as a Receiver. Ms. Whyte is also on the Bankruptcy Mediation Panel for the Southern Dist. of NY.

Ms. Whyte serves on the boards of directors of AGL Resources (NYSE); of Rock-Tenn Company (NYSE); Annie’s Homegrown (NYSE); and, on the board of Amerisure Insurance, a mutual insurance company. She is on the Business Advisory Board of Solera Capital, a private equity firm, and the Advisory Board of St. John's Law School. She has been a guest lecturer at The Harvard Business School, Kellogg School of Management, Columbia Business School, and The Stern School of Business. She has been featured in BusinessWeek, Working Woman, CEO Magazine, The Daily Deal, Boards and Directors magazine and has appeared on NBC Nightly News, CNN, National Public Radio and Sky Radio. Ms. Whyte is the Past President of the American Bankruptcy Institute, a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy and an inductee into the TMA Hall of Fame. She is currently one of twenty Commissioners serving on the Bankruptcy Reform Commission.

Ms. Whyte earned a bachelor's degree in Industrial Economics from Purdue University and an MBA in finance and accounting from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

About Alvarez & Marsal
Companies, investors and government entities around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) when conventional approaches are not enough to activate change.

Privately-held since 1983, A&M is a leading global professional services firm that delivers performance improvement, turnaround management and business advisory services to organizations seeking to transform operations, catapult growth and accelerate results through decisive action. Our senior professionals are experienced operators, world-class consultants and industry veterans who draw upon the firm's restructuring heritage to help leaders turn change into a strategic business asset, manage risk and unlock value at every stage.

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Event Synopsis:
The Knowledge Group is producing a live webcast: Bankruptcy and Restructuring: 2014 & Beyond live Webcast to help banks and financial institutions better manage Bankruptcy and Restructuring. This interactive course will provide crucial information regarding the dos and don’ts of Bankruptcy and Restructuring for 2014 & beyond.

In a two-hour live webcast, the speakers will discuss:

2014 bankruptcy and restructuring: an overview
Issues and latest trends
Creditor’s remedies and lender’s liabilities
Recent litigation cases
Best solutions and practices
Latest regulatory updates

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit:
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