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Breakfast

"Banking in a Cashless Society"

SAN FRANCISCO
06
Jun
08:00
am
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Event Summary:

FCS San Francisco's 4th of 7 planned breakfasts in 2019 will address "Banking in a Cashless Society."

Ever since the introduction of the general-purpose credit card in the 1950s, the United States has been slowly moving toward a cashless society. In 2016, credit-card transactions eclipsed cash transactions globally, with the trend becoming more prevalent as technology continues to make paper currency irrelevant. But how will such a change influence the broader world of global financial services, from retail banking to investment management?

Join us for another content-driven event highlighted by shared insights, good conversations, and valuable networking.

Sponsors:

  • FCS West Diamond Sponsor:

    Seeking Alpha
  • FCS West Platinum Sponsor:

    Bloomberg Media
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    Forbes
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    Quartz
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    Reuters
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    The Wall Street Journal

Featuring:

  • Melissa LowryPanelist

    Vice President of Marketing and Branding

    Zelle
  • Demetra AiraudiPanelist

    Head of Brand Communications

    Square
  • Braden MorePanelist

    EVP, Partnerships & Industry Relations, Treasury

    Wells Fargo
  • Griselda FernandezModerator

    Digital Transformation Senior Manager

    Accenture

Tickets:

Membership Price:
$80.00
Young Members Circle Price:
$70.00
Branded Table (8) Price:
$680.00
Non-Member Price:
$95.00

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Omni San Francisco Hotel, 500 California Street at Montgomery Street Francisco
Lunch

Emily Pachuta, Chief Marketing & Analytics Officer...

New York
06
Jun
12:00
pm
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Event Summary:

NEW DATE... FCS New York is proud to welcome Emily Pachuta, Chief Marketing & Analytics Officer for Invesco, as the guest speaker at our monthly CMO Luncheon series on Thursday, June 6.

Invesco is an independent investment management firm, managing more than $954.8 billion in assets on behalf of clients worldwide (as of March 31, 2019 ). With 7,000+ employees in 25 countries across the globe, Invesco manages investments across a comprehensive range of asset classes, investment styles and geographies.

One of the firm's guiding principles is "We are purely focused on delivering an investment experience that helps people get more out of life."

Join us in welcoming Emily Pachuta whose presentation will touch on how Invesco's marketing strategy brings this message to its clients.

Sponsorships are available for this lunch; please contact FCS CEO Kevin Windorf.

BRING YOUR BUSINESS CARDS.  There will be 2 raffle drawings, sponsored by The New York Times: a $100 Amazon gift card, and a pair of New York Yankees tickets.

Sponsors:

  • Raffle Sponsor:

    The New York Times

Featuring:

  • Emily PachutaGuest speaker

    Chief Marketing & Analytics Officer

    Invesco

Tickets:

Membership Price:
$110.00
Young Members Circle Price:
$100.00
Branded Table (10) Price:
$1,500.00
Non-Member Price:
$170.00

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The New York Yacht Club, 37 West 44th Street, NYC
Social

20th Anniversary FCS Charity Golf Tournament

New York
15
Jul
10:30
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Event Summary:

Join us at the Wykagyl Country Club for the 20th Anniversary FCS Charity Golf Tournament.

The FCS is excited to offer a great day of golf with contests, prizes and great camaraderie.

10:30am  REGISTRATION, BREAKFAST, DRIVING RANGE

11:30am  PUTTING CONTEST

12:00pm  SHOTGUN START

Scramble tournament immediately followed by COCKTAIL RECEPTION, DINNER, PRIZES.

19th HOLE SHOOTOUT for qualifying golfers will be held around 5:30pm.

The day begins with a hearty breakfast, the driving range (of course), and a tantalizing putting contest.

There will be more contests on the course, including closest to the pin and longest drive (men's and ladies' awards for both!).

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

The event is a major fundraising program of the FCS's philanthropic mission to provide annual financial support for our three favorite children's charities:  Make-A-Wish, Downey Side Adoption Agency, and Hope & Heroes Columbia University Medical Center.  Your sponsorship above a standard foursome reservation has a meaningful impact on this cause.  Thank you for your generosity!

To reserve your sponsorship, contact:

Foursomes or singles can reserved on this page. (For foursomes, buy 4 tickets.)

Note the pricing:

Foursomes

  • Members $2,000  (all 4 must be current Members)
  • Non-members $2,100

Singles

  • Member $500
  • Non-Member $525

ALL PRICES INCREASE $50 PER PERSON ON JULY 8. No refunds after July 8.

Tickets:

Membership Price:
$500.00
Young Members Circle Price:
$500.00
Non-Member Price:
$525.00

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Wykagyl Country Club, 1195 North Avenue, New Rochelle, Westchester County, NY
Lunch

Meredith Verdone, Chief Marketing Officer, Bank of...

New York
18
Jul
12:00
pm
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Event Summary:

FCS New York is proud to welcome Meredith Verdone, Chief Marketing Officer of Bank of America, to the New York Yacht Club as the guest speaker at our monthly CMO Luncheon series on Thursday, July 18.  A longstanding supporter of the FCS, Meredith was an early participant in the evolution of our annual FCS Race for Kids charity ski weekend into the must-attend marketing summit it is today.

Meredith will talk to the FCS about BofA's current marketing strategies, the success of its' "What do you want the power to do?" campaign, as well as the impact of the recent rebranding decisions made across the enterprise.

Join us in welcoming Meredith to what is expected to be a sold-out event.  PLEASE RESERVE YOUR TABLES / TICKETS TODAY.

Sponsorships are available for this lunch; please contact FCS CEO Kevin Windorf.

Featuring:

  • Meredith VerdoneGuest speaker

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Bank of America

Tickets:

Membership Price:
$110.00
Young Members Circle Price:
$100.00
Branded Table () Price:
$1,500.00
Non-Member Price:
$170.00

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The New York Yacht Club, 37 West 44th Street, NYC
Lunch

Dustin Cohn, Head, Brand Management & Marketing Co...

New York
15
Aug
12:00
pm
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Event Summary:

FCS New York is proud to welcome Dustin Cohn, Vice President, head of brand management and marketing communications for Marcus by Goldman Sachs, as the guest speaker at our monthly CMO Luncheon series on Thursday, August 15.

Launched in 2016, Marcus by Goldman Sachs is a brand of Goldman Sachs Bank USA that offers no-fee, fixed-rate personal loans, high-yield online savings accounts and certificates of deposit.  The brand's stated goal is to help people achieve financial well-being.

Join us at the Harvard Club for a compelling introduction to one of the hottest brands in financial services.  (Those of you who joined our March breakfast on Brand Relatability will remember that Marcus was ranked #1 by Millennnials and Gen Z.)

Sponsorships are available for this lunch; please contact FCS CEO Kevin Windorf.

Sponsors:

  • Presenting Sponsor:

    Twitter

Featuring:

  • Dustin CohnGuest speaker

    Head, Brand Management & Marketing Communications

    Marcus by Goldman Sachs

Tickets:

Membership Price:
$120.00
Young Members Circle Price:
$110.00
Branded Table (10) Price:
$1,500.00
Non-Member Price:
$175.00

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Harvard Club of New York City, 35 W 44th Street
Lunch

Barbara Goose, Chief Marketing Officer, John Hanco...

New York
12
Sep
12:00
pm
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Event Summary:

FCS New York is proud to welcome Barbara Goose, Chief Marketing Officer for John Hancock, as the guest speaker at our monthly CMO Luncheon series on Thursday, September 12.

John Hancock, the U.S. division of Toronto-based Manulife, supports approximately 10 million Americans with a broad range of financial products, including insurance, planning and advice, and retirement solutions.  The firm holds a top-tier brand awareness ranking with a 78% awareness score with US consumers.

Join us as we welcome Barbara Goose for her debut FCS presentation.

Sponsorships are available for this lunch; please contact FCS CEO Kevin Windorf.

Featuring:

  • Barbara GooseGuest speaker

    Chief Marketing Officer

    John Hancock

Tickets:

Membership Price:
$110.00
Young Members Circle Price:
$100.00
Branded Table (10) Price:
$1,500.00
Non-Member Price:
$170.00

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The New York Yacht Club, 37 West 44th Street, NYC
Breakfast

"Active vs. Passive Investing: How Marketers Play...

SAN FRANCISCO
17
Sep
08:00
am
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Event Summary:

FCS San Francisco's 5th of 7 planned breakfasts in 2019 will address "Active vs. Passive Investing: How Marketers Play Both Approaches to Win."

Full details about the panel discussion and participants will be posted here in the near future.

Questions may be directed to FCS West President Pete Matthews, pmatthews@seekingalpha.com.

Sponsors:

  • FCS West Diamond Sponsor:

    Seeking Alpha
  • FCS West Platinum Sponsor:

    Bloomberg Media
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    Forbes
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    Quartz
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    Reuters
  • FCS West Gold Sponsor:

    The Wall Street Journal

Tickets:

Membership Price:
$80.00
Young Members Circle Price:
$70.00
Branded Table (8) Price:
$680.00
Non-Member Price:
$95.00

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Omni San Francisco Hotel, 500 California Street at Montgomery Street Francisco

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