BlackRock's CFO Ann Marie Petach Keynotes the Alexander Hamilton Best Practices and Awards Summit

BofA Chief Strategist Joseph Quinlan updates economic outlook in lunch keynote

Oct 18, 2011, 10:40 ET from Summit Business Media

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the top women on Wall Street, Ann Marie Petach, CFO of giant money manager BlackRock, will give the opening address at the 2011 Alexander Hamilton Best Practices Summit and Awards Summit, hosted by Treasury & Risk magazine, at 8:50 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the New York Marriott Downtown.


Bank of America Chief Market Strategist Joseph Quinlan will discuss the global economic outlook as the luncheon keynote at 12:45 p.m.

More than 300 senior finance executives are expected to attend the 16th annual Alexander Hamilton Best Practices and Awards Summit, which recognize excellence and innovation in treasury and finance at top companies worldwide.

"Masters of liquidity during the financial crisis, treasury and finance executives continue to play a strategic and vital role in creating value for their companies," said Donna Miskin, editor-in-chief of Treasury & Risk. "We look forward to hearing our keynote speakers and presenters discuss the challenges companies face in the current uncertain global economic environment."

The AHA Summit is free to qualified corporate finance executives:

Ann Marie Petach is a member of BlackRock's Global Executive Committee, the Corporate and Business Operations Executive Committee, the Global Operating Committee and the Government Relations Steering Committee. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2007, Petach was vice president and treasurer at Ford Motor Co. Petach is set to speak on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 8:50 a.m.

Joseph Quinlan is managing director and chief market strategist at U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, where he oversees the development and implementation of macro investment strategies, with a particular focus on U.S. sector strategies, the emerging markets and developed markets. Quinlan is set to speak on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 12:45 p.m.

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