Investors Get First-Hand Info at AeA Classic Investment Conference; AeA Classic to be held November 3-6 in San Diego, CA.
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AeA Classic Financial Conference 2002
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2002
With 32 years of experience, organizers of the AeA Classic Financial Conference know just what professional financial analysts want from the investor events they attend: They want one-on-one interaction with company execs in an impartial Favoring neither; disinterested; treating all alike; unbiased; equitable, fair, and just. setting. The AeA Classic, to be held November 3-6 in San Diego, California “San Diego” redirects here. For other uses, see San Diego (disambiguation).
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The AeA Classic's successful formula includes small breakout sessions for company executives and analysts in a bias-free atmosphere and lots of informal relationship-building time.
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"This is a unique opportunity for me and my colleagues each year to spend quality time with the key executives of dozens of leading middle-market companies who are active in our focus sectors of technology. We have a chance to discuss corporate strategy, market and financial issues and business conditions. Most useful are the networking opportunities in the hallways, at breakfast or cocktails or in breakout sessions during the day."
The AeA Classic is organized into two sessions, the first for companies with over $300 million in market capitalization Market Capitalization
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"The AeA Financial Classic was our first conference as a public company and it paid dividends for us right away. We met investors at the conference that remain friends of, and investors in, PEC Peć (pĕch), Albanian Peja, town (1991 pop. 68,163), S Serbia, in the Kosovo region. A trade center, it has industries that produce leather goods, foodstuffs, and handicrafts. to this day," said Dr. David Karlgaard, president and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of PEC Solutions.
Companies representing every sector of the high-technology industry will present their stories at the AeA Classic this year, including software, semiconductor, Internet Internet
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