Annual DBC Fed Event: Economic Conditions and the Role of Monetary Policy
REGISTER TODAY for a moderated conversation between Dallas Federal Reserve President Kaplan and Hill A. Feinberg, Chairman & CEO of Hilltop Securities Inc. This is a "can't miss" event hosted by the DBC!
The Dallas Business Club, a consortium of 27 MBA alumni clubs, will host a conversation with Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan, moderated by Hill A. Feinberg, Chairman & CEO of Hilltop Securities Inc. The conversation – one of the last public events before the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting blackout – will address current economic conditions at the state, national and international level and how these economic trends will affect monetary policy.
President Kaplan, a Harvard Business School alumnus, is a 2018 member of the FOMC representing the 11th Federal Reserve District—Texas, northern Louisiana and southern New Mexico. The FOMC reviews economic and financial conditions, determines the appropriate stance of monetary policy, and assesses the risks to its long-run goals of price stability and sustainable economic growth. President Kaplan and Hill Feinberg will discuss broad secular trends that are influencing the economy and take questions from the audience and media at the event.
PARTNER SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE!
The DBC is accepting Partners Sponsors for the Federal Reserve Event at this time. $2,500 will afford the sponsor an excellent opportunity to be represented along-side Hilltop Securities in front of an expected crowd of 500 local business leaders and decision makers in addition to the recipients of the event's direct marketing efforts across the DBC's 25+ MBA alumni communities. Sponsor benefits include:
• 10 priority seats at the event
• Inclusion in sponsorship announcements on DBC Social Media channels and on website
• Sponsorship listing on all DBC weekly emails from date of payment through event
• Logo and sponsorship recognition on handouts
• Opportunity to provide promotional items to attendees
• Opportunity to be promotional sponsor for one (1) monthly DBC networking event
• Post-event 'Thank you' for sponsorship on social media channels
• Permanent event page on DBC website with link to your website
• Executive summary and testimonials from DBC members regarding your support for your promotional use.
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Date: September 13, 2018
Time: 5:00-7:00 pm
Pre-registration Tickets: $25 Inner Circle Members/$35 all others until August 30, 2018 (after which prices go up $10)
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5:00-5:30 pm: Self-guided tour of the Dallas Federal Economy in Action exhibit, followed by security check-in
5:00-6:00 pm: Reception outside the main Auditorium
6:00-7:00 pm: Forum with President Kaplan and Hill Feinberg
** Credentialed media who RSVP to Juli Branson at email@example.com may attend for free. Registration deadline is 4 p.m. Wednesday, August 30.
About Robert Kaplan
Robert Steven Kaplan has served as the 13th president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas since September 2015. Kaplan was previously the Martin Marshall Professor of Management Practice and a Senior Associate Dean at Harvard Business School. Prior to joining Harvard in 2006, Kaplan was vice chairman of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. with global responsibility for the firm's Investment Banking and Investment Management Divisions. Previously, he served as global co-head of the Investment Banking Division. He was also a member of the firm’s Management Committee and served as co-chairman of the firm’s Partnership Committee and chairman of the Goldman Sachs Pine Street Leadership Program. He serves as chairman of Project A.L.S. and co-chairman of the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, a global venture philanthropy firm that invests in developing non-profit enterprises dedicated to addressing social issues. He is also a board member of Harvard Medical School.
About Hill A. Feinberg
Hill A. Feinberg Hill Feinberg was named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HilltopSecurities in January 2016, upon completion of the merger of HilltopSecurities and First Southwest Company. He had served as Chairman and CEO of FirstSouthwest since 1991, and as a director of Hilltop Holdings since the acquisition of PlainsCapital in November 2012. He previously served as a director of PlainsCapital from December 31, 2008 (in conjunction with PlainsCapital’s acquisition of FirstSouthwest) to November 2012. Prior to joining FirstSouthwest, Mr. Feinberg was a senior managing director at Bear Stearns & Co. and a former Vice President and Manager of Salomon Brothers in the Dallas office. He is a past chairman of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, the self-regulatory organization with responsibility for authoring the rules that govern the municipal securities activities of registered broker-dealers. He also formerly served as a member of the board of directors of Compass Bancshares, Inc. and Texas Regional Bancshares, Inc. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Center for Municipal Finance, Harris Public Policy at the University of Chicago and on the Client Advisory Council at BNY Mellon.
His civic and charitable service includes chairing the board of directors of the Phoenix Houses of Texas and serving as board member of the Phoenix House Foundation. He is a member of the Baylor Health Care System Foundation Board of Directors, a member of the Board of Trustees of Southwestern Medical Foundation, St. Mark’s School of Texas, the University of Georgia Terry School of Business Dean’s Advisory Council and The University of Georgia Foundation. He is the past chairman of the corporate committee for the Senior Source. Mr. Feinberg received his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business in 1969, receiving the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business in May 2008. After graduation, he joined the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, serving as first lieutenant in Vietnam from 1970 to 1971.
About the DBC Federal Reserve Event
The DBC Federal Reserve Event is an annual affiar eagerly anticipated by the business community. Past events have attracted 300+ attendees, primarily from the financial industry or financial positions in corporations and other large organizations. We also have a solid representation of entrepreneurs.
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