Career Development Expo & Job Fair 2020
A Career Development Committee Sponsored Event
Join us for an afternoon of learning, networking, and meeting currently hiring employers and recruiters!
CFA Society Los Angeles is pleased to present the 2020 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 CFA Society Los Angeles 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 (More Companies To Be Announced)
- Aristotle Capital Management
- California Department of Insurance
- Capstone Partners
- MSQ Ventures
- Nelson Staffing
- New York Life Insurance Company
- Payden & Rygel
- Pepperdine Graziadio Business School
- USC/CFALA CFA® Review Program
- Wells Fargo Private Bank
- Western Asset Management Company
- Wilshire Associates Incorporated
1:30 pm: Registration
2:00 pm – 2:05 pm: Welcome
2:05 pm – 2:20 pm: Benefits of CFA Charter and CFALA: Tom Mahoney, CFA - President, CFA Society Los Angeles
2:20 pm – 3:20 pm: Keynote Address: TBA
Panel 1 – Student Career Panel
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm: Hear tips and tricks for breaking into the industry and getting ahead at the early stage of your career.
Panel 2 – Experienced Career Panel
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm: Hear tips and tricks for getting ahead after breaking into the industry and at every stage of your career.
4:30 pm – 7:30 pm: Networking Reception with CFA Society Los Angeles Members and Job FairKaryn L. Williams, Ph.D. | Karyn Williams is the founder and managing partner of Hightree Advisors, an independent consultancy committed to helping institutional clients identify and create sources of value through improved governance, risk, and lifecycle cost management. Drawing upon her significant experience transforming institutional investment programs, Karyn offers clients comprehensive services such as custom investment education, non-complex and risk-aware portfolio design and analytics, and strategic counsel oriented to investment lifecycle efficiency. Hightree’s ultimate objective is to help institutional investors identify and implement opportunities to regain and sustain real dollar value improvements in investment performance.
Prior to establishing Hightree, Karyn was the chief investment officer of Farmers Group Inc., head of client solutions at Two Sigma Advisers, and a partner and managing director at Wilshire Associates. Over the course of her career, Karyn has built a demonstrated track record of success in designing and implementing effective investment programs for a wide variety of organizations.
Karyn is an independent public company director, NACD Governance Fellow, and serves as finance chair, treasurer and trustee for public and private foundations. She is an industry leader, author, innovator and educator. Karyn graduated from Arizona State University, where she earned a B.S. in Economics and a Ph.D. in Finance. Back To Top ^^
Early Registration Fee (TBD)
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If you prefer to pay by check please email firstname.lastname@example.org and request to pay by check. Your registration will be completed manually and you will receive an email confirmaion.
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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 email@example.com. “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.