Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 17, 2007
Digger Cartwright, author of Murder at the Ocean Forest, issued a brief statement today regarding the recent death of entertainment and business icon Merv Griffin, who was the creator of Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy. Mr. Cartwright learned of Mr. Griffin's death while in South Carolina attending informal business meetings at the weekend.
Mr. Cartwright's statement was as follows:
"I am deeply saddened to learn of the death of Merv Griffin. I would like to pay tribute to his life and career and the many valuable contributions he made to the entertainment industry and the business world. He epitomized the great American success story. Entrepreneurs and seasoned businessmen alike can learn many lessons and gain insight from Mr. Griffin's numerous, successful business endeavours. My condolences and those of my entire staff go out to Mr. Griffin's family and friends."
More information on Mr. Cartwright is available on his website, http://www.DiggerCartwright.com.
About Mr. Cartwright
Digger Cartwright is the author of several mystery stories, teleplays and novels. He is the author of Murder at the Ocean Forest, a traditional mystery novel set in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in the 1940s. Mr. Cartwright is also a noted industrialist, investor and director of several private companies. In the business realm, he has contributed to a number of articles on a wide range of financial, strategic planning and policy topics and is the contributing author of several finance/economic books. He divides his time between Washington, D.C., South Carolina, and Florida.
Executive Assistant to Mr. Cartwright