WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Prince of Wales Foundation in the USA is pleased to announce that, with effect from 20th June, 2012, Dr. Paul Carter has been appointed a member of the Foundation’s Board of Directors.
Dr. Carter is President of Global Wireless Solutions, Inc. a company he started in 1996, which assesses the performance of commercial wireless networks in the United States and internationally. Dr. Carter is also President and founder of MapHook, Inc., the developer of a location-based, social networking application.
Dr. Carter is extremely active in Washington, DC arts philanthropy and is a member of the Kennedy Center’s International Committee for the Arts and a Vice Chair on its Corporate Fund Board. He serves on the board of trustees for the Washington, DC based Shakespeare Theatre Company and is a member of both the National Gallery of Art’s Collector’s Committee and the Wilson Council at the Woodrow Wilson Center.
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The Prince of Wales Foundation in the USA was established in 1992 and since then has donated in excess of $30 million to charitable causes around the world, primarily in the areas of education, the arts, the built environment and health. The current trustees of the Foundation are Michael Kaiser, Geoffrey Kent, Sallie McKinney and Leslie Ferrar.