June 28-30, 2012Â Charlotte, North Carolina.
Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC) invites you to our 38th Annual International Summit for Financial Professionals that will take place June 28-30, 2012, in Charlotte, North Carolina. As the premiere financial services organization for over thirty-seven years, UFSC has stood for professional and academic excellence and leadership in the business community throughout the United States and parts of Canada.
Over the years, UFSC has invested a large extent of its time and resources in the professional development of its members and associates through various local programs and summits. We are certain that our annual summit will be as inspiring and rewarding as our previous annual events. The summit includes outstanding speakers, informative workshops and award presentations.
This yearâs annual summit is designed to guide and equip financial professionals with the resources to chart their way through the ever-developing financial services industry and volatile economy. By being well-informed advocates of economic change, the financial professional will be able to utilize the knowledge they receive for their personal advancement and that of their customer/client.
The scheduleÂ includes Professional and Economic Development Seminars, High School and College Undergraduate Apprentice Challenge Programs, CEO Symposium Luncheon, Town Hall Meeting, Oratorical Contest, Community Empowerment Day and Diversity Career Expo. For this yearâs Town Hall Meeting, we are partnering with Ryan Mack, contributor for CNN, President of The Optimum Institute of Economic Empowerment and author
of âLiving in the Villageâ.
The summit will also include an awards reception to recognize outstanding members, chapter and community leaders for their dedication to UFSC and its mission.
PleaseÂ consider thisÂ invitation to join us in Charlotte, North Carolina, June
Urban Financial Services Coalition
partners with Ryan Mack for a Town Hall Meeting
during the 38th Annual International Summit in
Charlotte, North Carolina
President of Optimum Capital Management, Ryan Mack can be regularly viewed on television networks such as GMTV, CNBC, CNN, Thomson Reuters, and BET discussing economic/social issues that impact American citizens.Â Ryan has also authored his book âLiving in the Villageâ; has been profiled in Tavis Smiley’s Covenant and Action (a New York Times Bestseller);
co-authored a book with Kevin Powell entitled âThe Black Male Handbookâ; featured in Black Enterprise, African American Family, The Source & NV Magazine; contributes regularly to Huffingtonpost.com, The Network Journal, Fortune, and Black Enterprise; received the Top 40 Ander 40 Achievement Award from The Network Journal; as inducted by Medgar vers College (where he currently serves as a board member)
into its national honor society PI TA KAPPAÂ as an honorary member;Â and received Tom Joyner’s “Hardest Working financial Advisor Award” because of his efforts to empower the community with the crucial life skills of financial literacy.Â Whether he is counseling a group of doctors at a convention or in RikersÂ Island providing a free course Ryan Mackâs comprehensive, exciting approach to teaching economic empowerment to all income levels has generated a level of much needed interest in a volatile economy.
As a renowned public speaker he has provided keynote presentations to
organizations across the country such as Harvard University, Columbia
University, Princeton University, NAACP, National Association of Real Estate
Brokers, Housing Preservation and Development, National Urban League, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Black MBA Association and many others, Microsoft Corporation, HSBC, KPMG, Johnson and Johnson, Six Flags, and Deutsche Bank.Â With a strong sense of philanthropy he flew to South Africa to teach economic empowerment principles to those in need and has partnered with his District Attorneyâs office to teach financial literacy to previously incarcerated community residents with the aim of lowering recidivism rates.