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St. Louis Financial Executives Forum

June 07, 2017
8:30 AM to 11:00 AM EST

Hall of Fame Club - Cardinals Nation at Ballpark Village
601 Clark Ave.
Unit #102
St. Louis, MO 63102
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JoAnna Rothweiler
(314) 889-1127
  • Summary
  • Agenda
BDO invites you to an exclusive, invitation-only program to discuss the investments being made in St. Louis and what the future holds for our marketplace. This forum has been designed to provide both educational and networking opportunities, while addressing top-of-mind business issues facing financial executives and business leaders today.

Topics and speakers include:

Transforming St. Louis: The Next Silicon Valley
Dennis Lower, President and CEO of Cortex Innovation Community, will discuss Cortex’s past and future investment into St. Louis and the startup community. Learn how this community is strategically working together to develop top-tier talent, drive innovation and advance St. Louis as an innovation hub.

The Evolving Business Landscape: Helping Companies Grow and Thrive
A BDO panel discussion including Matt Becker, National Tax Managing Partner & Chairman of the Board of Directors for BDO USA, LLP, Sean Normile, St. Louis Assurance Partner and Marie Carlie, St. Louis Tax Partner. The panel will talk about BDO’s investment and expansion into St. Louis and will cover a number of growing trends, challenges and solutions that we are working through with our clients.

The Business of Sports: Building a Legacy
Keynote speaker Bill DeWitt, III, President of the St. Louis Cardinals, will discuss the team’s investment in St. Louis and what’s next for phase 2 of Ballpark Village.
7:30 AM to 8:00 AM - Registration & Networking

8:00 AM to 10:00 AM - Presentation

10:00 AM - Hall of Fame Museum Tour (optional)

Self-parking will be available in the Cardinal Nation Parking lot by entering the parking lot from South 8th Street, Walnut Street or South Broadway.