Bid you a Prosperous Start to the Year of the Dragon
3 experts in their respective fields will
· Share predictions of the economic horizon for various industries
· Give business tips to hedge the future
· Identify the right coverage for businesses
· Enlighten and entertain
Thursday, January 12, 2012
CGV Cinemas, Los Angeles
9:30 am Registration & Networking
10:00 am Program
11:00 am Networking Lunch
11:45am Special FREE SCREENING of MI4: Ghost Protocol
PERRY WONG is senior vice president and senior economist, economic strategy, at City National Bank. A senior fellow, he is the former director of Regional Economics at the Milken Institute. Wong is an expert on regional economics, development and econometric forecasting and specializes in analyzing the structure, industry mix, development and public policies of a regional economy. He designs, manages and performs research on labor and workforce issues, the relationship between technology and economic development, and trade and industry, with a focus on policy development and implementation of economic policy in both leading and disadvantaged regions. Wong is actively involved in projects aimed at increasing access to technology and regional economic development in California and the American Midwest. His work extends to the international arena, where he is involved in regional economic development in southern China, Taiwan and other parts of Asia.
ANGI MA WONG is an internationally-recognized intercultural and feng shui authority and an award-winning author of 27 books, including 15 titles on feng shui, including her best-selling Feng Shui Dos and Taboos and five Pinnacle & Mom’s Choice award-winners. Her clientele includes over 100 major residential and commercial real estate developers worldwide as well as the Four Seasons Hotel, Paul Anka Productions, Universal Studios, Bank of America, COTY and the Limited. Angi has appeared on OPRAH, Live Regis and Kelly, CBS Sunday Morning, CNN Headline News, TIME magazine, and over 600 print, broadcast and Internet features. Named Outstanding L.A. Businesswoman of the Year by NAWBO, she has been a Rotarian with perfect attendance for 18 years and is a past president of the Palos Verdes Sunset Rotary Club and the Chinese Historical Society of Southern California. Angi will give the predictions for the Year of the Water Dragon.
DAVID JANG is a District Manager for Farmers Insurance Group and supports Farmers’ existing Agents with its current business platform, and recruits, trains and develops future business owners. His areas of expertise include business startup, financial and risk analysis, sales skills, training, marketing/advertising, recruiting, and performance management. Prior to joining Farmers, David was the owner of UMG LLC, a property investment and management company. He also worked at Hilti (Corporate and Sales Trainer in the Retail and Business to Business Sales unit) and AT&T Yellow Pages and Internet Advertising (Advertising/Marketing Sales Consultant). David has a strong passion for life and the leadership role in which Farmers has entrusted to him. He believes that the business entrepreneurship role is demanding and challenging, but it continues to build and sharpen his skill sets every day.
Free screening of Mission:Impossible 4 for those who attend the 10am -11am program.
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