Mid-year Economic Update and Luncheon

Lakeland, FL May 1, 2016:  The Lakeland Chamber and Allen & Company are eager to announce a special         Mid-year Economic Update featuring guest speaker Peter Ricchiuti returning to Lakeland to share his wisdom and insights over lunch in a highly energetic and vibrant manner. The event will be held at Cleveland Heights Golf Course on Thursday, June 16 from 11:30-1:00pm.

Peter Ricchiuti is the business professor you wish you had back in college. His humor and insight have twice made him the top professor at Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business.  In a recent competition, Peter’s teaching delivery skills placed atop a field of 500 universities representing 43 countries.

Peter is a graduate of Babson College, started his career at the investment firm of Kidder Peabody & Co and later served as the assistant state treasurer for Louisiana. There he successfully managed the State’s $3 billion investment portfolio. For more information, Go to alleninvestments.com to catch a glimpse of Peter in action.

This Mid-Year Economic Forecast, with lunch, has limited seating. To guarantee your seat, register at www.lakelandchamber.com under the events tab. Chamber Member Early Bird Admission is $25 if purchased by 5/23/16, Chamber Member Standard Admission is $30, and Non Chamber Member Admission is $40. Corporate tables are available upon request.

 

The Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce

The Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce represents 1,700 member businesses in the Lakeland area and provides opportunities for networking, professional development and advocacy for companies of all sizes. Five-Star Accredited by the US Chamber of Commerce, the Chamber upholds the following vision and mission statements:

Vision Statement

The Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce will be the premier catalyst for the advancement of Lakeland’s economic growth and enhancement of quality of life– creating Florida’s community of choice.

Mission Statement

The Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce is the leading organization dedicated to creating a climate where business can prosper.

Since 1932 Allen & Company of Florida, Inc. has provided financial planning and wealth management services to the communities we serve. An employee owned firm that continues to remain true to its’ guiding principles; place our clients’ interests above all else, minimize risk, and never lose sight of personalized service. Headquartered in Lakeland, Florida, with operations in Winter Haven and Viera, Allen & Company is Florida’s oldest investment firm.