July 2, 1986

The President today announced his intention to appoint Wilhelm C. Kast to be a delegate to the National White House Conference on Small Business. This is a new position.

Mr. Kast is the chairman of the executive committee of DP Corporate Services, Inc., a computer services company in Livonia, MI. He is also serving as a management and marketing consultant to small and emerging businesses.

Mr. Kast resides in Bloomfield Hills, MI, and he was born July 7, 1939, in Schweinfurt, Germany.