Museum Prepares for 2023 Gala and Expands Board of Trustees
As 2023 begins , I am very happy to announce that we will return to an in-person gala this year after two years of virtual galas . On the evening of March 13 , we will celebrate the Museum ’ s recent accomplishments and honor several financial icons at Cipriani 42nd Street .
Message to Members
David J . Cowen | President and CEO
We have an exciting speaking line-up for the program , which will be emceed by CNBC Senior Markets Correspondent Bob Pisani and “ WealthTrack ” Executive Producer and Managing Editor Consuelo Mack . Robert Arnott , founder and chairman of Research Affiliates , will receive the Whitehead Award for Distinguished
Public Service and Financial Leadership ; Vincent Viola , co-founder of Virtu Financial and former NYMEX chairman , will receive our Financial Innovation Award .
This year ’ s Lifetime Achievement Award will honor the accomplishments of Mark Shenkman , founder and president of Shenkman Capital Management and a long-time Trustee of our Museum . We will also present a Special Recognition honor to veteran financial journalist and long-time Museum supporter Carol Loomis , who retired as senior editor-atlarge at Fortune magazine after a 60-year career at the magazine . We hope many of you will join us for this celebration .
I am also excited to announce that in November 2022 our Trustees voted to expand our Board from 40 to 50 members . This will enable us to include
representation from a wider range of companies and increase the Museum ’ s support base . I would like to welcome the following new Trustees , who joined our Board in 2022 : Sabrina Bailey ( London Stock Exchange Group ), Patrick Curtin ( Citi ), Martin Fridson ( Lehmann , Livian , Fridson Advisors LLC ), Anders Nemeth ( Oliver Wyman ), Eamon Nolan ( Vinson & Elkins ), Scott Reddel ( Accenture ) and Dan Veru ( Palisade Capital Management ).
And , finally , I would like to recognize three Trustees who completed their Board terms in the past year . We are very thankful to Bob Hotz , Myron Kandel and Peter Davis for their years of service to our Board , as well as their committee work and advocacy on behalf of the Museum . We truly appreciate the contributions of all our Trustees , past and present , who have been so crucial to the success of this organization .
The Museum welcomed the following new Trustees in 2022 ( left to right ): Sabrina Bailey ( London Stock Exchange Group ), Patrick Curtin ( Citi ), Martin Fridson ( Lehmann , Livian , Fridson Advisors LLC ), Anders Nemeth ( Oliver Wyman ), Eamon Nolan ( Vinson & Elkins ), Scott Reddel ( Accenture ) and Dan Veru ( Palisade Capital Management ).
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