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Economic Outlook featuring John C. Bogle, Founder of Vanguard


Thursday, February 06, 2014
7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Registration
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Program

200 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
How is our region competing in the economic marketplace? What economic issues will impact the business community in the coming year?

Find out as we spotlight key economic trends that will shape our region at the 16th annual Economic Outlook conference, presented in partnership with Firstrust Bank. Featured speaker, John C. Bogle, Founder, The Vanguard Group, Inc., will discuss the investment community and its role in Philadelphia, and explore how prudent investors should respond to today’s challenging investment environment. The program will also feature the much-anticipated release of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s economic survey results, compiled from responses by the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce’s membership.

About John C. Bogle

John C. Bogle is founder of The Vanguard Group, Inc., the largest mutual fund organization in the world, headquartered in Malvern, PA. He is a best-selling author of ten books including his latest, Clash of the Cultures. TIME magazine named Bogle one of the world’s 100 most powerful and influential people and Institutional Investor presented him with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Bogle was also designated one of the investment industry’s four “Giants of the 20th Century” by Fortune.

Madeline Bell, President and COO, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Jonathan Brassington, CEO & Partner, LiquidHub, Inc.
Jeffrey Warmann, President & CEO, Monroe Energy, LLC

Book Sales - Copies of Clash of Cultures and The Man in the Arena will be available for purchase after the event.

About Firstrust Bank
Founded in 1934 and currently in its third generation of family ownership, Firstrust is a privately-held bank with assets of $2.5 billion. Safe and Sound for more than 79 years, Firstrust is a Small Business Administration (SBA) preferred lender, and provides both retail and commercial services through its 18 banking offices located in Bucks, Burlington, Lehigh, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. Continuing to meet the needs of its customers, Firstrust offers a wide variety of deposit products, consumer and business loan options, residential and commercial real estate mortgages and cash-management products. For more information, visit or call 800-220-BANK. Member FDIC.


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