2020 has been the perfect storm for economic, political and social uncertainty. The impact of COVID-19, ongoing social unrest and the upcoming Presidential election dominate the news cycle. As business leaders you must continue to navigate through this time of transition and prepare for 2021. Protiviti invites you to an executive briefing to discuss economic considerations in the Northeast, the impact of the election, market insights and evolving business risks. Nick Colas and Jessica Rabe, Co-Founders of DataTrek Research, will present their firm's research on the market outlook for the remainder of 2020 and future economic considerations.
Kimberly Dickerson is a Managing Director in Protiviti’s Washington DC office where she leads the Financial Services Industry Practice and serves as the Metro DC Office and Market Leader. Kimberly has spent the last thirteen years in Protiviti’s Risk and Compliance practice where she focuses on assisting financial institutions build and strengthen their Operational Risk management programmes and frameworks, test for regulatory compliance, assess and improve control environments and operational efficiencies, and improve risk management processes and reporting. Kimberly was recognised by Consulting Magazine as a Top 25 Consultant in 2015.
Mr. Colas is the Co-Founder of DataTrek Research. The firm produces a daily email that offers to be the reader’s “daily guide to markets, data and disruption”. Mr. Colas regularly speaks and provides market commentary to the media in both print and interactive mediums. He frequently appears on CNBC, Bloomberg TV, Fox Business News, TheStreet.com, and other media outlets, where he presents analysis and commentary on market trends and developments.
Jessica, co-founder of DataTrek Research, started her career on Wall Street working as a research associate for a NYC brokerage firm when she was 19. She was Vice President of Market Strategy at Convergex Group prior to co-founding DataTrek. Jessica wrote economic and market commentary for the Morning Markets Briefing, a daily financial report widely followed by the investment community and media.