White Plains, NY (PRWEB) October 14, 2009
Business leaders from around the tri-state area will gather on Tuesday, October 27, 2009 to share insights, strategies, and tools on how businesses can thrive in today's economic environment. The event, part of The Business "Reality" Seminar Series, and entitled, "Building for the Future in Today's Economy," will take place from 8:00 AM to 12PM at Pace University--The Evelyn & Joseph I. Lubin Center Main Auditorium, 1 Martine Avenue, White Plains.
Dr. Greg Chartier, Professor at Pace University and renowned human resources consultant, will make introductory remarks on the future of business in this new economic climate. Dr. Chartier will be followed by keynote speaker Marshall Kaplan, Managing Director, Senior Equity Strategist, Citigroup, who will discuss the U.S. Market Outlook and the impact on GDP today and give insights, tips and tangible tools to help businesses of all sizes invest smartly and securely in this economic climate. Mr. Kaplan, who has more than 27 years of investment industry experience, manages the Citi Private Client Group Equity Model Portfolio team.
Speakers/topics include the following line-up:
■Anthony N. Nuzio, President, ICC Logistics Services, Inc./Reduce shipping costs from small packages to containers
■Michael Weitzner, Esq., Kurzman Eisenberg Corbin & Lever, LLP, The Art of the Deal: Mergers & Acquisitions Make a Comeback
■Art Kurlish, Principal, e-Data Technologies, LLC. Protecting customer credit card information/Online Reputation Management
Moderator Dr. Marsha Gordon, President/CEO, The Business Council of Westchester, will lead a panel of professionals including Barbara E. Bel, CPA, Partner - EZKR LLP, Rob Humphrey, Sr. VP President Strategic Planning, nuBridges, Inc.; Richard Sobel, Sr. VP Risk Manager, Cook, Hall & Hyde; Jason Finkelberg, General Manager, The Peak 107.1; Stephanie Pierce, Sr. VP, Region Manager, Citi; and Stacey Cohen, President , Co-Communications, Inc.
Registration and networking will start at 8:00 a.m. followed by the program. Continental breakfast will be served. The fee for the program is $35--payable on arrival.
All program proceeds will be donated to the United Way of Westchester and Putnam, a 501 C-3 organization.
For additional information and registration, please visit http://www.westchesterbl.org or call 800-640-9132.
About Westchester Business League:
Established in 2009, Westchester Business League (WBL) is an independent, non-profit membership organization which provides a platform to share critical business information. WBL's Business Reality series provides an ongoing series of lectures presented by its membership and guest speakers.
United Way of Westchester and Putnam:
The United Way of Westchester and Putnam is a local non-profit organization that mobilizes people and resources to address the underlying causes of our area's most pressing issues in the areas of Education, Income and Health, and to create positive, measurable and lasting change in the lives of those who live and work in our community.