Horizons Economic Forecast 2017Name: Horizons Economic Forecast 2017Date: January 11, 2017Time: 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM PSTEvent Description:
Tom Layson, Host & Producer of KBTC's Northwest Now will discuss the future economic landscape of Pierce County with economist and researcher Dr. Neal Johnson of Sound Resource Economics.
Join us for this breakfast event where the 2017 annual forecast of the area's economic well-being, the Pierce County Economic Index (PCEI) report is presented. These insights on the local, regional, and national aspects of the economy make this an invaluable event for local businesses who want assistance in determining their business outlook.
Dr. Neal Johnson
Sound Resource Economics
National Economic Forecast
Jeffrey A. Kravetz, CFA
Regional Investment Director
Jeffrey A. Kravetz, CFA Regional Investment Director As a Regional Investment Director, Jeff helps individuals and families
work toward their unique financial goals.He is responsible for oversight of investment management activities within the West Region
and works closely with market leaders in business development. He also servesat the national level as a member of both the
Investment Management Executive Committee and the Investment Strategy Group, where he contributes to both building our investment
solutions platform and managing the asset allocation process.
Jeff has more than 20 years of experience in the investment industry. Prior to joining U.S. Bank, he served at JPMorgan Private Bank,
where he was responsible for the management of more than $600 million in investment assets. Previously, he held increasingly responsible
positions at Northern Trust Bank, Arthur Andersen Financial Advisors and Chase Private Banking.Beyond his experience as a portfolio manager,
Jeff has directed the manager due diligence process, performed risk analytics and participated in Treasury management operations.
A frequent public speaker, Jeff regularly serves as a senior investment spokesperson at client functions, media events and during national calls.
He is often quoted in interviewswith national media outlets, including The Associated Press, Bloomberg, Reuters and CNBC.