Financial Summit

Oct 7, 2009

Kettering University will host a Financial Summit Oct. 10 that features alumnus Harry Lange of Fidelity's Magellan Fund.

Harry Lange, the portfolio manager of Fidelity’s Magellan Fund in Boston, is among the national talent who will be featured Saturday, Oct. 10, when Kettering University hosts a Financial Summit in Flint.

The four-hour workshop is open to the public and will focus on topics pertinent to the current Michigan economy, ranging from job hunting in today’s environment to financial survival during a career transition.

Lange’s keynote address, “My Outlook on the Markets and the Economy,” opens the morning workshop.  Lange, who is a graduate of Kettering University, is a vice president for Fidelity Investments, the largest mutual fund company in the United States, the No. 1 provider of workplace retirement savings plans and a leading online brokerage firm.

Registration opens at 8:30 a.m.  Cost for the half-day workshop is $15.  Experts and topics featured during the break-out sessions are:

Job Hunting in Today’s Environment: Kathy Harris is a technical account executive of Adecco Technical, a premier provider of integrated Human Capital Solutions (direct, contractual, and payroll).

Financial Survival During a Career Transition: Eudora Adolph, financial growth engineer, AverTrust Advisors, LLC, helps clients by providing solutions focused on long-term, financial retention for individuals, families and businesses.  A 1991 graduate of Kettering, her background as a global engineering manager, professor, executive and entrepreneur provides strategic and financial experience to assist clients.

Today’s Real Estate Market: Al Beahn, agent, at Advantage Realty, Inc., is a full-time, full-service real estate agent serving Michigan’s Macomb and Oakland counties. He specializes in short sales and residential leases.

Estate Planning: Attorney Paul Salyers is the founder and principal of Salyers, Hugo & Associates, PC, a Troy, Mich., law firm focused on estate planning.

Mortgage Issues and Options: Jeff Marsack is a mortgage loan professional with Great Lakes Mortgage Funding specializing in residential mortgage financing for more than 15 years in Southeast Michigan.

Registration is available at registration form.

For more information, contact: Bonnie McArthur, Kettering Senior Advancement Officer, (810) 762-9519, or

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Written by Patricia Mroczek