Regional Chapters and YMC

New York

The birthplace of the FCS, New York remains the hub of all national events, such as the Portfolio Awards Gala and Financial Marketer of the Year Gala. In addition, the national Board Directors are each responsible for leading up to two local events or activities a year — from luncheons and breakfasts to our annual Holiday Party to our Billiards & Libation Tastings nights and Golf & Tennis Day.

Events

News

  • April 12, 2024

    Northwestern Mutual and CMO Lynn Teo Named FCS Financial Marketer of the Year for 2023

    The Financial Communications Society (FCS) announced tonight that Northwestern Mutual and Chief Marketing Officer Lynn Teo have been named the 2023 FCS Financial Marketer of the Year. The award was presented at the New York Yacht Club during a sold-out gala dinner. A panel of 14 senior marketing executives reviewed this year’s diverse array of […]

    New York

Boston

Since 2010, the FCS has staged content-driven events in Boston. The chapter is currently led by president AnneMette Bontaites, Wall Street Journal | Barron’s Group, and VP Melissa More.

Events

  • February 12, 2024

    Social

    How AI is Reshaping Marketing Creativity & Content

    Panelist Eui-Hong (Sam) Han

    Director, AI/ML and Advertising Technology

    Panelist Lynda Koster

    Managing Partner & Co-Founder

    Panelist Beth Bamonte

    Director of Analyst Relations

    Moderator Bea Broderick

    Managing Director, Boston

    Boston

News

  • April 12, 2024

    How big is the impact of the end of cookies on marketing attribution

    This article was provided by Andrew Chesney of FCS Corporate Member Fundamental Media. Research by Alphix Solutions and Fundamental Media reveals the scale of the problem and why marketers should act now Key points: From 2023, third-party cookies will no longer be supported by browsers, which will also affect first-party cookies The impact of this […]

    Boston

Charlotte

One of our most active chapters, Charlotte has been home to FCS events since 2015. The current chapter president is Brian Roach, Ally.

Events

News

Chicago

Since 2010, the FCS has staged content-driven events in Chicago. The chapter is currently led by president Rachel O’Block, Dotdash Meredith.

Events

News

Philadelphia

Chapter president Ed Nini, Principal Global Investors, currently leads our presence in Philly, where we’ve held events since 2016.

Events

  • January 18, 2024

    Advisor Marketing: 2024 Outlook

    Panelist Nicole Beauregard

    Principal, Private Wealth Marketing

    Panelist Bernadette Bridy

    Head of Marketing

    Panelist Byron Newby

    SVP, Head of Content

    Moderator Kimberly Beck

    Head of Client Marketing Strategy

    Philadelphia

News

FCS West (San Francisco, Denver, Los Angeles, Seattle)

The FCS began holding events west of the Mississippi in 2013, when we launched the FCS West regional chapter out of San Francisco. Since then we’ve also hosted events in Denver and Los Angeles. Today, under chapter president and former Board Director Abiy Bekele, SmartBrief (Future PLC), we expect to add Seattle to list of FCS West host cities.

Events

  • November 28, 2023

    Social

    Human-Centric and Purpose-Driven Marketing

    Moderator Chris Portella

    EVP, Global Managing Partner

    Panelist Rob Chen

    Managing Director

    Panelist Thierry Cornet

    VP, Integrated Marketing- Media & Paid Social SME

    Panelist Jessica Ulin

    Senior Director

    San Francisco

News

Young Members Circle

FCS YMC is the exclusive committee for dues-paying members age 35 and younger. YMC hosts its own events, focusing on financial marketing topics as well as career planning, personal brand building, social networking and community services. Annual membership is discounted and provides a discount to all in-person FCS events.