October 2019 Dinner Meeting
5:30 pm - Reception & Networking (cash bar)
6:15 pm - Dinner Buffet
6:45 pm - Meeting & Program
Peering Past 2019 with 2020 Visions - Market Update presented by Ken Fisher, Chairman, Fisher Investments
Ken Fisher is the founder, Executive Chairman and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Fisher Investments, a $112+ billion money management firm serving large institutions and high net worth individuals globally. With more than 3,000 employees, the firm has offices in Washington, California, Texas, the United Kingdom, Germany, Dubai, Australia, Japan, and Ireland with further global expansion under way.
His Forbes "Portfolio Strategy" column ran for 32 ½ years through 2016, making him the longest continuously running columnist in its history. Ken’s current columns are featured in the UK’s Financial Times, USA Today, Germany’s Focus Money and Handelsblatt, Italy’s Il Sole 24 Ore, Denmark’s Børsen, the Netherlands’ De Telegraaf, Spain’s El Economista, Switzerland’s Handelszeitung, Austria’s Trend, and France’s L’Opinion. Ken authored 11 books, including four New York Times bestsellers—and has been published, interviewed and written about in media globally.
His 1970s theoretical work pioneered an investment tool called the Price-to-Sales Ratio, now a core element of modern financial curricula. A prize-winning researcher, his credits span a multitude of professional and scholarly journals in addition to his firm’s output—both in traditional and behavioral finance. In 2010, Investment Advisor recognized him on its "Thirty for Thirty" list as among the industry’s 30 most influential individuals of the last three decades. In 2017, Investment News named Ken to its inaugural list of "Icons & Innovators" who have shaped and transformed the financial advice profession.
Ken is ranked #200 on the 2018 Forbes 400 list of richest Americans, where he has appeared since 2005. He and his wife Sherrilynn have three adult sons. Ken’s principal hobbies are lumbering history and western conifer tree science.
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