Appleton, Wisconsin (December 22, 2015) – The Fox Cities Regional Partnership, a division of the Fox Cities Chamber, and presenting sponsor, JPMorgan Chase, are excited to host the Economic Outlook Breakfast on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel. The featured speaker is Anthony Chan, PhD, Chief Economist, JPMorgan Chase.
Anthony Chan joined JPMorgan in 1994. His responsibilities include economic analysis and research in support of Chase and the Private Bank’s Global Investment Committee. Mr. Chan has been quoted in many media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, The New York Times, The Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, theLos Angeles Times and Investor’s Daily. He appears several times per month on CNBC, and often is featured in other media outlets such as Fox Business News, CNN, Reuters and public television’s Nightly Business Report.
During the breakfast, Mr. Chan will provide insights into critical economic indicators and proven strategies for leveraging economic forecasts. In addition to Mr. Chan, Manny Vasquez, Vice President of the Fox Cities Regional Partnership, will reveal the results of an annual local economic outlook survey, conducted by the Partnership, covering issues such as employment, availability of qualified workers, sales growth and volume, net profits, and salaries for the previous year. Participants of the survey were also asked to make projections for the coming year. The results will be highlighted during the breakfast and also printed for distribution during the event.
Registration is now open. The event will be Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 7:00am – 9:00am at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel, Appleton. Individual tickets for Chamber members are $35.00 or $45.00 general admission. Tables of ten are also available at $300.00 for Chamber members or $400.00 general admission. To register, visit bit.ly/eob2016 or call 920.734.7101. The media is encouraged to attend.
Anthony Chan, Chase Chief Economist
About Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce
The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce captures the energy of one of Wisconsin’s most dynamic regions and transforms it into innovative programs and services for its business members. The Fox Cities Chamber serves all of the Fox Cities communities within the counties of Outagamie, Calumet and Winnebago. The Fox Cities Chamber plays a leadership role in regional economic development efforts in Northeastern Wisconsin. For more information, visit www.foxcitieschamber.com.
About Fox Cities Regional Partnership
Fox Cities Regional Partnership is the economic development division of the Fox Cities Chamber. It exists for the purpose of strengthening our local economy by supporting local job creation through the retention, expansion and attraction of primary employers. The Regional Partnership serves as the point of contact for local businesses seeking assistance with workforce retention/attraction, labor training, funding, government advocacy, building and land opportunities, research (including demographic and economic information) and other individual needs. The Regional Partnership serves the communities of Outagamie, Calumet Counties, and northern Winnebago counties.