Career Development Expo & Job Fair
Join us for an afternoon of learning, networking, and meeting currently hiring employers and recruiters!
CFA Society Los Angeles. is pleased to present the 2017 Annual Career Development Expo and Job Fair. Currently hiring employers and recruiters will be in attendance to meet you and share their current opportunities! Our presentation portion features seasoned speakers and a panel of CFALA members at various career stages and in various fields. Each will share special insights on making the right moves at every career level.
*If you or your company is looking to hire, register to be an exhibitor at our job fair. It's free and an opportunity to meet with Southern California's best and brightest.
Job Fair Exhibitors (adding more everyday)!
- Abbot Downing
- Alpha Careers LLC
- Avenue Pacific
- BNY Mellon
- California Organized Investment Network (COIN)
- California Department of Insurance
- D.A. Davidson
- Deluxe Entertainment Services Group
- First Pacific Advisors
- Harvey & Company LLC
- Houlihan Lokey
- JP Morgan
- Morgan Stanley
- Robert Half
- UCLA Anderson School of Management
- U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
- Wedbush Securities
- Western Asset Management Company
2:30 pm: Registration
3:00 pm – 3:05 pm: Welcome
3:05 pm – 3:20 pm: Benefits of CFA Charter and CFALA with Nathaniel Downes, CFA
3:20 pm – 4:20 pm: Keynote Address
Panel 1 – Fewer Than 3 Years Work Experience
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Early Career Panel – Hear tips and tricks for getting ahead at the early stage of your career.
- Andy Chong, CFA, BNY Mellon
- Peter Bergren, CFA, Empyrean
- Marshall Cowden, CFA, Hotchkis & Wiley
- Chris McMackin, CFA, Twin Haven
Panel 2 – More Than 3 Years Work Experience
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: 3+yr Career Panel – Hear tips and tricks for getting ahead after the early stage of your career.
- Roger Gewecke, CFA, Clifford Swan Investment Counsel
- Greg Crouch, CFA, First Pacific Advisors
- Thuong Luong, CFA, Gehr
- Jeremy Wolfson, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm: Networking Reception with CFALA Members and Job Fair
Ian Winer | Ian Winer is Managing Director & Co-Head of Equities at Wedbush Securities. With more than 20 years of experience, he brings the sell-side and buy-side perspective to the firm’s equities team. Ian is responsible for all aspects of the Equities Division including the management and supervision of all employees and risk controls.
Prior to joining the firm, Ian was a Managing Director at Nomura Securities International, where he built a U.S. Cash Trading business and was responsible for risk and client facilitation. Prior to that he was a Portfolio Manager at Point72 Capital Management. Ian received his BS in International Relations from the United States Military Academy at West Point. Back To Top ^^
|Early Registration Fee (Until March 30th)
$35 (Members & Non-Members)
Late Registration Fee (After March 30th)
$45 (Members & Non-Members)
Walk-In ("At the Door") Registration Fee
$55 (Members & Non-Members)
Special Student Group Rate
$30 each (Must register at least 5 per group)
Online Exhibitor Registration (Click here) - Exhibitors Free
We accept the following:
If you prefer to pay by check please register online and select "purchase order" as your payment option and enter your last name as the purchase order number.
Mail check to:
CFA Society of Los Angeles, 520 S. Grand Ave, Suite 655, Los Angeles CA 90071.
*Credit card payments will only be accepted through the secure online registration, and not by phone or email.
Cancellations must be received in writing by 9:00 am the day prior to the event. No phone cancellations are accepted. Please fax to the CFALA office at (213) 613-1233 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. “No-shows” will be billed the difference between their online registration fee and the walk-in ("At the door") registration fee ($55) for the event which is posted on the CFALA website.
David Bradley, CFA, CAIA, Ryan Buckmaster, CFA, & Peter Streit, CFA