This month brings more exciting news about our Chapter, upcoming events, and benefits for our members. We encourage you to read on and take advantage of the great opportunities available to you.
|Financial Four'um Sponsorships Wanted|
The deadline for sponsorships for this year's Financial Four'um is fast approaching! If you or someone you know is interested in supporting the Financial Four'um or any other FPA Pittsburgh events, please check out our 2010 Sponsorship Opportunities now.
|President's Message |
Happy Anniversary! The CFP Board is celebrating 25 years on July 17th. It's a privilege to be involved in an industry that is so young and evolving. Just imagine the opportunity each of us has to impact the growth and development of the Financial Planning Profession.
Carpe diem and consider joining the Pittsburgh Chapter FPA Board, won't you? We are soliciting interested members for the 2011 Board of Directors. Please send me an email
me if you have an interest in a board position or in becoming a committee member.
|Pittsburgh Business Ethics Awards |
The Pittsburgh Chapter of the Society of Financial Services Professionals is calling for 2010 nominations for its 10th Annual Business Ethics Awards. A customer, client, employee, consultant, or vendor who is impressed with a company's commitment to ethical behavior in its everyday operations may nominate the company. Click here
for more information and to submit a nomination. All nominations must be submitted by August 31, 2010.
|Media Training |
It is still possible to receive media training in order to take advantage of opportunities to respond to requests from national and local media outlets for interviews. Just click here
to access the mandatory training, and then contact Ruth Forsyth
to be added to our media response list.
As a reminder, in order to qualify to speak to reporters on behalf of FPA, you also must be a CFP in good standing, a member of FPA, and have a minimum of 3 years experience as a financial planner.
|Membership Milestones |
Congratulations to the following FPA of Pittsburgh members that have reached membership longevity milestones this month!
5 years: Janelle Fumerola
10 years: Richard Deitrick, David Hoffman
15 years: John McDonough
20 years: Joseph Schember