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Stefan

Hello, Anyone ever attend the national Italian American foundation gala in DC? If so, please let me know if you think it is a good event. Thank you

First Vice President - Investments at UBS Wealth Management

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  • August 11, 2012
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  • Sara L.

    Sara

    Sara L.

    Brand Builder I Marketing Strategist I Content Creator

    Hi Stefan,

    I attended about five years ago and thought it was a good event. George W. Bush showed up as a surprise guest; I'm not a personal fan myself but it was still impressive that the president made an appearance. I was also able to unintentionally make some job connections with other people seated at my table, which was an added benefit.

    I think it's an event worth checking out at least once.

    Sara

  • Dante R.

    Dante

    Dante R.

    Corporate Compliance Manager at Prudential Financial

    It is the highest profile event for the Italian-American community. Go if you have a chance. Ciao

  • Lino D.

    Lino

    Lino D.

    Principal Johnson Capital

    Yes have gone to several. As the previous two response mentioned. It is occasionally attended by Presidents or those running for and the contacts you can make are an added benefit. Good luck!

  • Vincent G.

    Vincent

    Vincent G.

    Denizen Consulting, Partner

    Yes, I have attended and really enjoyed it. There were over 2000 attendees and the events were informative and fun. You will also leave with a nice goodie bag.

  • Christian W.

    Christian

    Christian W.

    Project Manager - Engagement Manager

    Yes, I attended the Gala. We heard some great speeches. I hope to go again.

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