British American Business Council Signature Annual Holiday Luncheon – Celebrating 25 Years of Success in the Region



The Honorable Jim Kenney, Mayor of Philadelphia will salute the BABC for our 25th anniversary and introduce Her Majesty’s Consul General in New York & Director- General of Economic and Commercial Affairs USA, Antonia Romeo, who will discuss current economic and political developments affecting business on both sides of the Atlantic. Join us for an extended cocktail hour with signature drinks and hors d’oeuvres, a formal sit-down lunch, notable speakers and special guests.  Traditional British “Christmas Crackers” will be popped, crowns will be donned, and valuable holiday raffle gifts will be given away, including two round-trip, positive-space Premium Economy tickets on VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRWAYS’ award-winning, non-stop service from any US gateway to London, England.  Also included are space available upgrades to Upper Class and invitations to the lounge if owned and operated by Virgin Atlantic Airways. Come one, come all to celebrate international business and ring in the holiday season.

Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Networking and cocktails
  • 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Formal lunch and speakers

Location: The Ritz Carlton, Philadelphia, PA

Exclusive Airline Sponsor:



Lead Sponsors:



Premium Sponsor:


Corporate Table Supporters (To Date):

American Airlines
Duane Morris
Friends of Independence National Historical Park
McConnell Johnson Real Estate
TD Bank
United Airlines
Welsh Government

Raffle and Gift Donors (To Date):

A Taste of Britain
Bellevue Sporting Club
Department for International Trade
Dr. Martens
Drinker Biddle & Reath
English Gardner Gift Shop
Jack Wills
Novesa London
Opera Philadelphia
The Arden Theatre
The Barnes Foundation
The Philadelphia Eagles
The Philadelphia Museum of Art
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Philadelphia Union
The Ritz Carlton
The Trestle Inn
The Wilma Theater
Victoria Freehouse
Virgin Atlantic Airways

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The BABCPHL recognizes our Club Level Members:

  • Almac
  • American Airlines
  • Baker Tilly
  • Cigna
  • Cigna
  • Duane Morris
  • EisnerAmper LLP
  • Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Forensic Resolutions
  • Johnson, Kendall & Johnson, Inc.
  • Johnson Matthey
  • Morgan Lewis
  • Olympus
  • Penn Medicine
  • Welsh Government