Reston, VA (PRWEB) August 27, 2012
Investment marketing communications professionals can boost their industry knowledge and advance their careers at PAICR’s 14th annual conference, “Take the Lead: Investment Marketing and Communications for a Competitive Edge.” The conference will be held September 10–11, 2012 at New York City’s Crowne Plaza Hotel in Times Square.
“The annual event provides an important opportunity to network with peers from across the nation and gain valuable insight into our growing field,” said Heather Bergen of Rainier Investment Management and Conference Co-Chair.
The two-day conference agenda includes workshops and roundtables with panelists and speakers who are working professionals in the industry. Keynote speakers include Rodger Smith, Managing Director at Greenwich Associates and Mark Bowden, President at TruthPlane Communication.
“Our members count on PAICR to bring together leaders in the investment marketing and communications industry to share best practices and industry knowledge,” said Gail Prins-Visser of Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group and PAICR President. “This year’s lineup is sure to deliver.”
Conference topics include:
- Effective branding and strategic marketing initiatives
- Best practices for communicating effectively with clients, prospects, and consultants
- Insights into the ever-changing technical side of marketing, with sessions on webinars, websites, and marketing emails
- Making your RFP stand out to win new business
- Tips for managing consultant databases and due diligence questionnaires
For more information and to register for the conference, please visit http://www.paicr.com.
About PAICR (Professional Association for Investment Communications Resources)
PAICR is a non-profit organization created in 1998 by, and for, financial services marketing and communications professionals. The organization is dedicated to the professional development of financial services marketing and communications professionals by providing the tools to succeed in their careers. PAICR supports and nurtures a membership that’s driven by curiosity and the desire to learn, connect and succeed in the financial services industry through a variety of innovative, interactive and educational forums. Visit http://www.paicr.com.