Zack Space to speak at Akron Press Club March 6

Democratic candidate for Ohio Auditor of State Zack Space will speak at the Akron Press Club Tuesday, March 6, at the Tangier in Akron. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience.

This event is co-sponsored with the University of Akron’s Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics and the City Club of Cleveland.

            Space is a former member of the U.S. House, where he represented Ohio’s 18th District from 2007 to 2011. Upon leaving the House, he joined Vorys Advisors of Columbus. He also is a board member for a number of non-profits, including the Rural Community Assistance Partnership CoalBlue, the Ohio Association of Nonprofit Organizations and the Ohio Black Legislative Caucus Foundation.

After earning a B.A. from Kenyon College and a J.D. at The Ohio State University, Space returned to his native Dover in Tuscarawas County where he managed a consumer-oriented law practice. He also served as a public defender and as Dover’s law director.


Speaker: Democratic candidate for Ohio Auditor of State Zack Space.

Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

Time: Buffet luncheon starting at 11:45 a.m. Program begins at noon.

Place:  The Tangier, 532 W. Market Street, Akron.

Cost: $20 for Akron Press Club Members; $25 Non-Members; $160 for a table of 8.

Reservations requested: Click here for easy online reservations. Or contact Lianne Fowler, Press Club administrator, at 330-552-8860 or Cash or check only accepted day of luncheon.

Reservation deadline: Noon, Friday, March 2, 2018.

Cancellations: Cancellation requests must be received no later than 48 hours before the event. After that time, there will be no refunds and an invoice will be issued for payment.


The Akron Press Club was founded in 1971 to promote a free press and serve local journalists and public relations professionals. The group has a rich heritage of offering newsmakers a forum to discuss issues of the day at Press Club luncheons and speaking events that are open to the public. The club also funds scholarships for journalists and public relations students and sponsors annual fundraising and community outreach events. Visit for membership information.