Editors and Reporters Have More Ways than Ever to Participate In the SRI Conference

More than 1,200 advisors, investment managers, product managers, sustainability officers and others are expected to attend the industry’s premier event on sustainable, responsible and impact investing

MCLEAN, VA, September 26, 2018 – Editors, journalists and bloggers who report on wealth management, diversity, corporate governance and sustainable, responsible and impact (SRI) investing now have more ways than ever to participate in the SRI Conference.

The annual SRI Conference is the longest-running gathering of professionals who are passionate about, engaged in and/or who just want to learn more about SRI investing. It is administered by the SRI Conference and Community, LLC, a subsidiary of Folio Financial, Inc. (formerly FOLIOfn, Inc.).

November 1-3, 2018
The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO
Media RSVP: media@folioinvesting.com

Option #1: Attend the event in person! The SRI Conference offers press passes for credentialed media who wish to attend and report on the event. The SRI Conference can also support your video and broadcast needs. Please contact kingk@folioinvesting.com to secure a press pass today.

Option #2: Request a phone interview with a Folio Financial spokesperson and SRI Conference speaker. Many subject-matter experts are available for interviews prior to, during and after the conference. Confirmed speakers include:

  • Jeremy Grantham, co-founder, GMO
  • Kurt Summers, Treasurer, City of Chicago
  • Jon Hale, global head of sustainability, Morningstar, Inc.
  • Robert Jackson, Jr., Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Chad Myers, chief meteorologist, CNN
  • Michelle Edkins, managing director, BlackRock
  • Gregory Elders, Research, ESG, JPMorgan Indexes
  • George Gay, CEO, First Affirmative Financial Network
  • Jeff Gitterman, co-founding partner, Gitterman Wealth Management, LLC
  • Theresa Gusman, CIO, First Affirmative Financial Network
  • Leslie Samuelrich, president, Green Century Capital Management
  • Greg Vigrass, president, Folio Institutional

A full list of speakers is available here.

Option #3: Request a Skype or Google Hangout phone interview with a Folio Financial spokesperson and SRI Conference speaker.

More Options: Interested in a Twitter chat? Or hosting your own online Q&A? Please contact media@folioinvesting.com to discuss your idea.

The SRI Conference attracts a diverse, inclusive universe of stakeholders — including financial advisors, investment professionals, researchers, members of mission-driven organizations and others — who share a common interest in sustainable, responsible and impact investing. No other SRI event offers these stakeholders the educational, skill-building and networking opportunities. That’s why so many of our attendees return year after year. Continuing education credit is also available for CFP, CFA, and CIMA designees.

Follow the SRI Conference and Community on Twitter (@SRIConference) and Facebook (@sriconference).

About The SRI Conference
The SRI Conference is the longest-running and premier gathering of investment professionals and investors who are passionate about and engaged in SRI investing. It is offered by the SRI Conference and Community LLC., a wholly owned subsidiary of Folio Financial, Inc. Conference participants includes investment professionals, institutional investors and related organizations. The annual event features educational sessions and opportunities to network with more than a thousand like-minded individuals, organizations and experts in the SRI field. The 29th annual SRI Conference will be held on November 1-3, 2018 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, CO. www.sriconference.com

About First Affirmative
Financial Network First Affirmative, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Folio Financial, Inc., provides investment advice consistent with the philosophies of sustainable, responsible, impact (SRI) investing. It believes that the ways people save, spend and invest can dramatically influence both the fabric and consciousness of society. Investors can make a meaningful difference by consciously directing investment capital toward enterprises that contribute to a clean, healthy environment, that treat people fairly and embrace equal opportunity, that produce safe and useful products, and support efforts to promote world peace. Clients who choose to invest with First Affirmative make a conscious choice to put their money to work for a dual purpose — to provide for a secure retirement, for example, while working for a better, more socially just and environmentally sustainable future for all. www.firstaffirmative.com. First Affirmative Financial Network, LLC is an independent Registered Investment Advisor (SEC File #801-56587).

About Folio Financial, Inc.
Folio Financial, Inc. (formerly FOLIOfn, Inc.) offers various financial, brokerage and custody technology through Folio Investing, Folio Institutional, VIA Folio, First Affirmative Financial Network and The SRI Conference. The firm has more than 19 patents covering an array of financial services and products and has been, and continues to be, a pioneer in a number of areas in the investing and wealth management fields. The Folio family delivers innovative brokerage and custody tools and technology that benefit investors and those who serve them. It provides services to some of the world’s largest financial services firms, boutiques and start ups.


Media Contact
Kathy King
FOLIOfn, Inc.

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