United States - 05/07/2019
PEABODY AWARD-WINNING JOURNALIST DALE HANSEN To Keynote 3rd annual national Financial Services Expo
Hosted by The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services, Expo to galvanize multi-layered industry, illuminate The Path To The Future, share tools to reach true diversity and inclusion
The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services (CIFS) announces Dallas-based media luminary, Dale Hansen, as a keynote speaker at its upcoming 2019 National Financial Services Expo (FinServ Expo). Hansen is slated to speak Tuesday, June 4.
“Dale Hansen has a track record of bravely addressing the bold topics of our day, and has shown consistent support of Diversity & Inclusion causes,” said John Darden, CIFS Board President. “We are excited to have his unique brand of intellect and influence as our 2019 FinServ Expo keynote speaker.”
The 2019 National Financial Services Expo (FinServ Expo,) June 3-5 in Irving, TX, was created to help the financial services industry attract, retain and sustain an inclusive workforce, increase access to small businesses, promote transformative technology initiatives and educate the public about financial processes, products and services.The expo theme this year is Illuminating the Path to the Future=AAI (Access. Automation. Inclusion.)
This unprecedented eventwill bring together all the players in finance — from housing and insurance to banking and wealth management, to experience sessions led by national influencers and top-ranked business leaders.
About Dale Hansen
Dale Hansen is the weeknight sports anchor on WFAA, Channel 8 in Dallas and hosts Dale Hansen's Sports Special on Sundays. He's also well known for his acclaimed "Unplugged" segments. Self-described as “just a small town guy from Logan, Iowa,” Dale is a highly decorated journalist, having been honored with the George Foster Peabody Award for Distinguished Journalism and the duPont-Columbia Award. Hansen's additional honors include: Two-time Associated Press Sportscaster of the Year, Three-time Texas Sportscaster of the Year (National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association,) Best Sportscaster (United Press International and the Dallas Press Club,) TV Personality of the Year (American Women in Radio and Television,) and Best Investigative Reporter (Iowa Associated Press.)
For more information about the 2019 FinServ Expo, visit www.councilforinclusion.org
Pre-Event & On-Site Interviews Available with CIFS Executive Leadership and 2019 FinServ Expo Speakers
About The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services (CIFS) - An industry initiative created to help the financial services industry develop and sustain an inclusive workforce and bridge the gap between the varied industry-wide diversity and inclusion initiatives. Initially formed to address the requirements of Section 342 of The Dodd-Frank Act relating to utilization of women and minorities suppliers as well as their inclusion in senior leadership roles, CIFS now addresses the fundamental challenges that inadvertently create exclusionary practices which limit all groups. The CIFS develops tools, training, certifications and sourcing vehicles for organizations across the financial services industry. www.councilforinclusion.com